For over 35 years, Nutcracker Sweet Gift Baskets has been a leader in providing innovative, stylish and contemporary gifts to both individual and corporate customers. We are currently seeking a multi-talented individual with customer service and administrative experience and some HR background to join our fast-paced and creative work environment on a full time basis. People with a creative background will especially find this opportunity a great place to use those skill sets.
We are located in North York along Sheppard Avenue West, a 10 minute walk from the Downsview Park Subway station.
If you are looking for an opportunity to earn a chance to work with & develop within a team of professionals across a broad base of skill sets, we will provide the right candidate with the tools & skills needed to succeed. We provide people with adaptive training that allows them to earn responsibility, succeed & grow. If you are experienced in customer service & have some background in an administrative capacity and some HR experience & want to develop your passion for working with a team, we want to hear from you.
Assisting with special projects that will grow both the company’s business and your skillsets – this will include working together with purchasing, sales, marketing, production, logistics and operations
Providing excellent customer service to clients purchasing gift baskets in-store , over the phone & via our website
Assisting the Management Team with various HR tasks for a seasonal staff of over 50 people in retail, assembly & shipping environments. including aily health & safety compliance monitoring
Full-time Monday - Friday with some weekends in November / December
Please note this is a seasonal contract position.
Ends: December 24 2020
Overtime hours available during the Holiday Season based on availability and company needs
Work and Technical Experience
Extensive experience in a customer service setting, preferably call center or retail, including an understanding of workplace culture
Degree, diploma or certificate in Human Resources or related fields is preferred
Strong command of the English language both written & speaking is a requirement
Strong computer skills including the ability to learn and use a Point of Sales system. Working knowledge of Excel is a requirement.
Our ideal candidate will show excellent communication skills, an adaptable personality, a willingness to learn all areas of the business, and an openness to feedback.
Interested candidates should submit the following:
- Your Resume outlining your customer service & administrative & human resources experiences as well as your education (creative experiences also shown are a bonus)
Thank you to all candidates. Only those selected for pre-screening phone interviews will be contacted.
Contract length: 3 months
Job Types: Full-time, Contract
Salary: $16.00 per hour
- 8 hour shift
While this position is not able to work remotely, we are taking every precaution to keep our employees and customers safe. You will be required to wear a mask in the office. Our numerous precautionary measures can be discussed at the interview.