Part-Time Sales Associate

Employment Opportunity
Job Type: Part Time
Job Location: Manteo


The Elizabethan Gardens Gift Shop is hiring a year-round part time sales associate. 

  • Responsible for the promotion of a safe and professional workplace through adhering to policies and procedures as outlined in The Elizabethan Gardens Employee Handbook.
  • Maintains the daily operation of the gift shop within the guidelines of retail operating procedures.
  • Assists in merchandising functions including display and store design, inventory receiving, stocking and physicals, and merchandise pricing.
  • Assists in cash handling functions including POS system (touch screen computer), registers and daily reporting.
  • Assists guests in suggestive selling and customer service.
  • Assures gift shop area achieves the highest standards in areas of cleanliness, presentation and service.
  • Sweep, dust, clean, organize merchandise.
  • Will be trained to assist in all retail avenues: ticket sales, plant sales, gift shop sales, membership levels and event tickets.
  • Weekday and weekend work required (depending on staff scheduling).



  • Must be sales assertive and have strong customer service skills. Enthusiasm and a high energy level required to create a positive and welcoming atmosphere.
  • Excellent multi-tasking skills.
  • Prioritizes and performs a variety of concurrent tasks with minimal direction.
  • Basic math skills as they apply to cash handling.
  • Must be flexible regarding scheduling as it is based on business demands.


  • Able to lift up to 15lbs. and able to sit and/or stand for long periods of time.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or veterans' status.

Email resumes to giftshopmanager@elizabethangardens.orgor come to the gift shop for an application.

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