Administrative Support 354


Assists in the daily operations of a retail establishment. May be required to:

  • Perform basic reception duties including greeting customers and answering phones
  • Monitor store area for security
  • Direct customers to and answer questions about merchandise
  • Place orders for customers
  • Perform cashiering duties, including receiving and recording cash receipts
  • Perform basic bookkeeping, budgeting, and /or payroll duties including receiving and recording monetary transactions and processing student worker timecards
  • Compile and analyze sales data from various sources and communicate results and trends
  • Secure supplies and stock shelves
  • Take and control inventory
  • Run errands
  • Type and proofread invoices, brochures, catalogues, and other correspondence
  • Organize and maintain receipts and records
  • Assist in the training of other student employees
  • Assist in the development of student work schedules
  • Participate in training sessions and staff meetings
  • Perform miscellaneous duties as required


  • Prior experience in a similar position
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to operate a computer, cash register, and phone
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Customer service and communication skills (verbal and written)
  • May need to perform physical duties such as lifting