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Work at Cako

We are currently hiring Sales Associates across all of our San Francisco locations. If you are friendly, reliable and like cupcakes, then Cako could be a great place for you! See below for details. To apply, email your resume and cover letter to careers@cako.com.

Now Hiring Sales Associates

Cako is seeking outgoing and detail oriented sales associates for our stores located in downtown San Francisco. We are a locally-owned cupcake and specialty dessert retailer (learn more).

Learn and educate others about our delicious and innovative delicacies, while working in a casual, fun environment. Great opportunity for students and other individuals looking for flexible work hours in an enjoyable setting.

Responsibilities

  • Provide excellent customer service and create a welcoming environment to our clientele
  • Ensure all packaging, prepping and displays are completed consistently with care
  • Stock shelves, counters, or tables with merchandise; prepare products daily for sales
  • Set up advertising displays or arrange merchandise to promote sales
  • Answer customers’ inquires in a detailed and professional manner
  • Total bill, accept payment and make change, and bag merchandise for customers
  • Remove and record amount of cash in register at end of shift
  • Keep the store clean and orderly at all times
  • Maintain an exceptional record of punctuality and attendance; clock in and out accurately
  • Follow all employee procedures and abide by all policies
  • Ensure customer satisfaction by providing exceptional customer service with a positive attitude

Qualifications

  • Previous retail or customer service experience preferred
  • Strong customer service skills; ability to speak effectively with customers
  • Maintain a positive, friendly attitude
  • Ability to work with minimum amount of supervision
  • Ability to follow directions and procedures
  • Ability to read, write and speak English proficiently
  • Basic mathematical skills
  • Food Handler Card certification preferred, otherwise to be obtained within 30 days from date of hire
  • Flexible schedule, available to work weekends and holidays
  • High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Must be age 18+

Physical Demands

  • Must be able to perform all job duties while wearing personal protective equipment such as gloves, masks, and/or aprons as required
  • Regularly stand for prolonged periods of time over the course of an 8 hour day
  • Occasionally climb stairs and/or take elevator; regularly lift and/or move up to twenty (20) pounds

Cako is an Equal Opportunity Employer. To apply, email your resume and cover letter to careers@cako.com.