How do they match: Retail Salespersons

  • Merchandise Coordinator
  • Merchandising Assistant
  • General Merchandise Salesperson

  • Sell merchandise, such as furniture, motor vehicles, appliances, or apparel to consumers.

  • Answer questions regarding the store and its merchandise.
  • Demonstrate use or operation of merchandise.
  • Describe merchandise and explain use, operation, and care of merchandise to customers.
  • Estimate cost of repair or alteration of merchandise.
  • Estimate quantity and cost of merchandise required, such as paint or floor covering.
  • Exchange merchandise for customers and accept returns.
  • Help customers try on or fit merchandise.
  • Prepare merchandise for purchase or rental.
  • Recommend, select, and help locate or obtain merchandise based on customer needs and desires.
  • Rent merchandise to customers.
  • Sell or arrange for delivery, insurance, financing, or service contracts for merchandise.
  • Ticket, arrange, and display merchandise to promote sales.

  • Purchase stocks of merchandise or supplies.
  • Set up merchandise displays.