We are looking for exceptional people who work
from the heart and want to make a difference
in the Topeka community each and every day.
We are looking for a results driven retail store manager to be responsible for the overall store management. The successful candidate will be able to enhance customer satisfaction, meet sales and profitability goals and manage staff effectively. Candidates will have the most success if they have a background in financial planning, employee recruitment, or retail management. Responsible for opening and closing store Tuesday – Saturday 10AM-6PM. Responsible for ensuring maintenance and cleaning are performed on schedule . Responsible for staff scheduling of all paid staff. Required to cashier on a regular bases and close out registers at end of each work day including filing end of day paperwork. Need to be knowledgeable in all staffed positions. Must be able to communicate clearly with back of the house management and ensure staff in all departments are trained and performing their duties.
Responsible for providing exceptional customer service to customers by greeting customers and answering general merchandise questions.
Responsible for keeping showroom neat and orderly including light cleaning throughout the day. Assist customers with items on high shelves, loading purchased furniture into customers cars and assisting donations intake director with large or heavy items when needed.
Floor associate is responsible for ensuring loss prevention and being due diligent while on the floor. Will assist other departments on a regular basis and will receive cross training as needed.
Work in a FUN fast paced environment! We are a re-sale thrift store selling donated goods at a discount to the public.
Full or part time is welcome. Must be able to stand for entirety of shift.(Shifts are 10am - 6pm, 10am - 2pm or 2pm - 6pm). Store is open Tuesday - Saturday 10am -6pm.
MUST be extremely friendly and outgoing but able to focus and have an attention for detail. Cash handling experience required. Must make change accurately and efficiently and be able to count back change.
Square based point of sale system, touch screen typing required, decision making skills required for choosing what category an item belongs to when entering into system.
Responsible for greeting all customers, answering general item questions and wrapping, bagging items. Help with tasks as needed including cleaning of store.
*This is NOT a stocking position like in large retail chains, this is a staging of decor position, experience stocking for a beverage company or grocery store is not applicable to this position. Photos of some of our display shelves and what displays are expected to look like can be found on our facebook page. facbook.com/givingtreetopeka
If you enjoy setting up decor and items in visually pleasing ways this position is for you! Working with everything from everyday use items to antiques and an amazing variety of decor items!
We are looking for an innovative Visual Merchandiser to assist in generating sales through creative retail displays that capture buyers’ attention, with the goal of providing an excellent in-store experience and increasing sales. To be successful as a Visual Merchandiser you must ensure our store’s visual appearance is maintained to the highest standard, at all times. Responsible for stocking all areas of the store, making fast and accurate decisions on where an item should be placed categorically. Responsible for stocking all shelves and creating aesthetically pleasing ways to display all types of items.
Visual Merchandisers are responsible for designing, creating and stocking attractive visual displays. Must be a creative and innovative thinker, using skills in visual design and space utilization to enhance the aesthetic appeal of all shelves and displays.
*MUST* have experience in pricing and selling used/new items. Please list said experience on application, or what experience you have that would be relevant to applying for the position that is choosing the prices for all items that we sale in the store. Someone with experience in selling items online, in a vendor booth, ebay or facebook marketplace preferred.
Very fun position, responsible for pricing any and all items that are donated to the store! You never know what you are going to get from antiques to every day use items. Required to make pricing decisions all day long that directly affect the profitability of the store. Looking for full time or part time, we are willing to work with your schedule. Store is open Tuesday - Saturday 10-6 and new donations come in daily.
Responsible for pricing all items in store. Must have knowledge in a multitude of categories and attention for detail. Knowledge of pricing for dishes, toys, everyday use items, antiques, furniture, décor, new and vintage or an assortment of some of those categories is required.
Responsible for cleaning, preparing and sorting items for merchandiser to put on sales floor. Ability to make quick educated decisions, responsible for choosing any items not to go to sales floor. Must be able to lift at least 30lbs on occasion as moving boxes of items to your cleaning area will be needed.
Donation intake director is solely responsible for bringing donated items in from vehicles that park in the donation drop off area. Loading boxes onto carts/dollies and ability to lift and move some furniture alone is required. The floor associate can be paged to help the intake director with larger items.
Excellent communication skills both written and verbal with attention to detail required. Strong critical thinking skills, able to approach all issues and questions with a smile and gracious demeanor. MUST have incredible customer service skills and able to promptly and courteously answer donation questions.
Responsible for approving and accepting donations as they are dropped of at the donation intake area. Must be able to make quick and educated decisions regarding acceptance of items. Responsible for greeting donors and filling out donation receipts.
Responsible for scheduling donation pick ups for the truck driver.
Must be able to lift and move boxes and bags full of items. Will utilize dollies and carts on a regular bases for larger items and furniture. Must be able to stand for duration of shift, will be working inside and outside when receiving donations.
We are open Tuesday - Saturday 10am.- 6 pm. The volunteer coordinator is not necessarily expected to work everyday the store is open, scheduling is flexible.
We are looking for a competent Volunteer Coordinator to recruit and manage volunteers. You will be responsible for allocating responsibilities and retaining the best people. It takes a competent leader to succeed in this profession. You should know how to distinguish talent and do everything possible to motivate and inspire. You must possess excellent organizational skills and ability to communicate with people from diverse backgrounds and experience. The goal is to ensure that our organization is always staffed with the best and most reliable individuals, and that they are correctly utilized for the fulfillment of our mission.
Responsible for creating a volunteer database, responsible for entire volunteer staffing schedule on a daily basis for front of the house and back of the house positions. Previous volunteer coordinator experience required. Responsible for recruiting all volunteers, internet marketing for the organization as it pertains to volunteers. Responsible for maintaining the organizations enrollment and participation with other non profits as it pertains to volunteers. The volunteer coordinator is the organization’s main point of contact with the public, responsible for managing and supervising large groups of volunteers. The coordinator must be able to effectively communicate the organization’s mission with volunteers and provide frequent updates to board members. The volunteer coordinator must be able to motivate, inspire and retain volunteers. The following skills and qualifications requirements:
Giving Tree Topeka Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer -
veterans/individuals with disabilities, committed to workplace diversity