MONDAYs DON’T HAVE TO SUCK!
Join our candy kingdom as a Stock Associate ensuring our guests keep their sugar rush going with a fully stocked and magical retail experience during their visit at Candytopia. We are looking for an energetic, hardworking, reliable and effective Stockroom and Replenishment Associate. We need a professional and detail-oriented person with a sense of urgency and internal motivation. Our fast paced, high volume, candy coated world requires an entrepreneurial spirt, dedication and follow through on projects and process. Candytopia retail shop is one of the highlights for our guests! We receive several, large weekly shipments with perishable candy, apparel and gifts that need to be sorted, replenished and stored in a very effective and efficient process.
Candytopia is a sprawling sanctuary of confectionary bliss, tastefully curated by Hollywood Candy Queen, Jackie Sorkin & realized by master fabricator, Zac Hartog. This five-month event opened March 2, 2018 and runs through July, 2018.
· You must crave the opportunity to put sweetness and smiles on people's faces.
· You must enjoy working amidst the energy of a crowd of strangers, within a fantastical, mind-warping, lip-smacking, jaw-dropping, eye-boggling magical world.
· You must attach a resume to your application, in order to be considered.
WHAT YOU’LL DO
• Represent the CANDYTOPIA brand with joy, creativity & integrity.
· Receive merchandise shipments from delivery driver
· Stock product in the proper location, rotating and replenishing stock between Candytopia retail shop and secondary stock room
· Pull inventory and deliver to Candytopia retail shop via rolling racks and carts
· At times, engage with guests to deliver sweet customer service beyond their wildest drea.
· Work seamlessly as part of a team and independently
· Rely on your internal motivation, demonstrate a sense of urgency and provide efficient merchandise replenishment on every shift
· Strike a pose, as you will be photographed by visitors and shared on social
WHAT YOU HAVE:
• Sweet tooth
• Imaginative, contagious, spontaneous & joyful personality!!
• Excellent verbal communications, & customer service skills
• Authentic desire & ability to talk with strangers of all flavors
• Ability to thrive managing multiple tasks with an entrepreneurial team in a fast- paced, start-up environment
· Flexible schedule with open availability especially over the weekends through July 31, 2018
· Available to regularly work 20-25 hours per week with shifts from 8:30am – 2:00pm
· 1-2 years retail replenishment and customer service experience
· Open to being cross trained in other areas of Candytopia (i.e. cashier)
While performing the essential functions of this job, the Candytopia Stock Associate must be able to:
· Lift up to 50 lbs and push up to 300 lbs cart consistently throughout shift
· Ability to complete bill of lading ship receipts, basic math calculations and use of point of sale technology
· Stand for extended periods
· Bend, reach, climb up and down stairs
· Stoop to lift, move, retrieve and carry merchandise
· Pull, push, and lift
Reach both above
and below shoulder height; multiple dexterity.
What if an eccentric chocolatier and a daredevil pop star had a whirlwind romance, got married while skydiving, and had a glamorous, glittering love child who grew up to rule a small nation? Welcome to Candytopia, where colossal candyfloss constructions meld with a tantalizing taffy twistedness!
This five-month event (March-July 2018) celebrates the vibrant colors and flavors of our favorite sugary delights through a series of interactive art installations in over a dozen environments, from flying unicorn pigs to a marshmallow tsunami.
If you ever dreamed of nibbling your way through Candyland or scoring a Golden Ticket, you’ve come to the right place. Apply today to be a Candytopian Stock Associate! Treat yourself to working at Candytopia, and let your tastebuds and your imagination soar!
Santa Monica Place | 395 Santa Monica Place Unit 142 | Santa Monica, CA 90401 (Located in the East Court near Bloomingdale’s on Level 2)
We are looking for an energetic, hardworking, reliable and effective Retail Stockroom and Replenishment Associate, who is detailed with sense of urgency and loves candy!
Candytopia LLC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability, age, citizenship status, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.