• Retail Sales Associate

    Location US-PA-Allentown
    Posted Date 7 years ago(2/10/2011 2:26 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Address 2
    SPACE 215
    Postal Code
  • Job Summary

    GNC, helping people to Live Well


    We didn’t invent health and wellness retailing…we revolutionized it, amped it up, put the science behind it, brought together the best products, created our own cutting edge products.  And now, with more than 70 years of experience behind us and an international network of more than 5,000 stores, we’re on top of the heath, wellness and sports nutrition industry.  Our unique approach to retail blends great people, product innovation and technology so hot it sizzles…all on a global scale. 


    Think you can play on the team that’s leading the world in health and wellness?  Are you up for a challenge today and the chance to advance your career quickly?  Then bring it on!


    Whether you are looking for a fantastic full-time career, or a great part-time job, the position of Retail Sales Associate at GNC is the most important one in our company.  As a Retail Sales Associate, you are doing more than selling products…you are the face of GNC to our customers.  Your most important job is to educate and to provide outstanding customer service. 

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    • Demonstrate superior product knowledge in assisting customers
    • Answer product based questions using knowledge from GNC training, merchandising bulletins, and other Company approved information
    • Sell merchandise and interact with customers according to GNC standards
    • Receive, check, and shelve merchandise; keep store clean and uncluttered
    • Complete customer transactions using POS register system
    • Perform register store open/close functions and bank deposits

    There’s plenty of opportunity to grow in this position.  Retail Sales Associates at GNC have the opportunity to grow into field leadership roles or move into the corporate office to embark on careers in merchandising, product development, training, marketing and other areas.  You will receive outstanding training to become an expert in health and wellness products, sports nutrition, vitamins and herbs. 

    Job Specifications

    • Must be at least 16 years of age
    • Basic math skills to count, add, and subtract
    • Strong interpersonal skills and ethical behavior to manage the company's assets
    • Excellent customer service skills to develop a relationship-selling culture
    • High School Diploma or GED preferred
    • Bachelor’s degree or pursuit of Bachelor’s degree recommended


    Application Instructions




    1. Follow prompts to create a profile and fill out the online application
    2. Click the button to Submit & Print
    3. Take your printed application to the store location for which you applied


    1. Log in using your previously created Login Name and Password
    2. Select how you heard about this opportunity and hit Submit
    3. Scroll down and click link Go Back to Welcome Page
    4. Use link to Update your Profile if necessary
    5. Click on GNC Application to update your application, then click on Submit & Print
    6. Take your printed application to the store location for which you applied


    GNC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer

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