Merchandise Assistant

Merchandise Assistant (seasonal)

Location: Savannah, Georgia
Term: Savannah Music Festival 2023
Dates: March 23-April 8, 2023

The Savannah Music festival is seeking a Merchandise Assistant to provide patrons with an exciting merchandise shopping experience while maintaining a secure and clean area.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work with artist or their representative to ensure that all necessary merchandise paperwork is completed
  • Provide a cell phone number to Merchandise Coordinator and Accountant for merchandise-related inquiries
  • Assist in setting up merchandise area prior to patron entry into venue space
  • Maintain a secure and organized merchandise area
  • Complete inventory of artist and SMF merchandise
  • Sell merchandise at various venues around the Savannah downtown area
  • Assist with venue cash reconciliations
  • Post-concert merchandise close-out
  • Other duties as required

KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS

  • Previous retail experience preferred
  • Understanding and knowledge of monetary transactions
  • Exceptional organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to work within an established schedule and cope with pressure
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Collaborative working style with a hands-on approach to team work
  • Reliable transportation
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and be able to lift upwards of 30 lbs.
  • Demonstrate impeccable skills for working with the public and exhibit a high level of customer service

How to apply
This is a contracted position for the time period stated above. Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to jobs@savannahmusicfestival.org. No phone calls, please.