Sew Sisters Quilt Shop

Employment at Sew Sisters

Sew Sisters is a Canadian quilt shop dedicated to all things quilting. It has been 14 years since we began our online business and 10 since we opened our brick and mortar store in Toronto. We create a "happy place" for our customers and a stimulating and creative work environment for our staff.

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Retail Sales Associate

Sew Sisters Quilt Shop is a growing Quilt Store in Toronto. We are looking for a Retail Sales Person who will drive sales, provide exceptional customer service and maintain an appealing retail environment.

Retail Sales Associate Job Purpose: Drive sales and serve customers by helping them select fabric and supplies for their quilting projects.

PLEASE NOTE: Candidates MUST HAVE knowledge and practice of Quiltmaking.

Your duties will include:

  • Welcoming customers by greeting them and offering them assistance.
  • Assisting customers in selection and cutting of fabric, and selection of notions, patterns, thread etc.
  • Driving sales by ascertaining customers need and providing efficient customer service.
  • Processing payments on point of sale system and processing cash, debit and credit cards.
  • Answering the phone and answering questions or directing the caller to the appropriate party.
  • Maintaining a tidy retail environment and arranging inventory in pleasing displays.
  • Cutting fabric for fat quarters, bundles and kits.
  • Contributing to team effort by seeking out opportunities to improve the retail environment.

We're looking for someone who:

  • has knowledge of quiltmaking and the ability to calculate fabric requirements for quiltmaking (backing, borders, and binding)
  • has excellent communication and people skills and a pleasant manner
  • has strong customer service orientation
  • is detail oriented, organized, accurate and has high energy
  • is motivated, takes initiative and is a team player
  • is able to work quickly and efficiently
  • is comfortable using a computer to operate our point of sale system
  • is able to stand for long periods of time


You will be required to work 2-3 days a week plus alternating Saturdays.

Store hours are 10:00am to 5:30pm Monday to Friday, and 10:00am to 5:00pm on Saturday.

Remuneration will be discussed at the time of the interview.
We're looking to fill this position immediately.

Please send your resume along with a cover letter to connect@sew-sisters.com

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Online Sales Assistant - Website

Sew Sisters Quilt Shop is a growing Quilt Store in Toronto with a strong online presence. We are looking for a new team member to join our online sales department.

Your duties will include:

  • Updating the website with product information, product images, and pricing.
  • Ensuring that all product images, descriptions and pricing is current and accurate.
  • Maintaining the website to reflect sold out and out of stock items.
  • Labeling and pricing products.
  • Some inventory and stock taking in relation to the website.
  • Assisting the Online Sales team during promotions and marketing events.

This is an entry level part time position.

We're looking for someone who:

  • is detail oriented, organized, accurate and has high energy
  • is motivated and takes initiative
  • is able to work quickly and efficiently
  • is comfortable using a computer
  • has excellent communication skills

If you are someone who enjoys quilting and loves fabric this is a great position for you. While these qualities help, they are not mandatory.

You will be required to work 2 days per week. Store hours are Monday to Friday between 10:00am and 5:30pm. Remuneration will be discussed at the time of the interview.

We're looking to fill this position immediately.

Please send your resume along with a cover letter to connect@sew-sisters.com

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Online Sales Associate - Billings

We are looking for a new team member to join our online sales department as Online Sales Associate - Billings.

This is an entry level part time position.

Your duties will include:

  • Billing day to day mail order and Block of the Month programs
  • Assisting the online sales team with every day sales functions
  • Assisting the online sales team with some inventory and stock taking
  • Assisting the online sales team with special promotions and marketing initiatives

 

We're looking for someone who:

  • is detail oriented, organized, accurate and has high energy
  • is motivated and takes initiative
  • is able to work quickly and efficiently
  • is comfortable using a computer
  • has excellent communication skills
  • values excellent customer service and is friendly

If you are someone who enjoys quilting and loves fabric this is a great position for you. While these qualities help, they are not mandatory.

You will be required to work 25 hours, Monday to Friday between 10:00am and 3:00pm. Remuneration will be discussed at the time of the interview. We're looking to fill this position immediately.

Please send your resume along with a cover letter to connect@sew-sisters.com

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Sew Sisters Quilt Shop
3961 Chesswood Drive
Toronto, ON M3J 2R8
416 633-8800
SHOP HOURS
Mon - Fri: 10:00 - 5:30
Saturday: 10:00 - 5:00
Sunday: Closed
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