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Upcoming Hiring Events
Join us at one of our upcoming hiring events to learn about the benefits of working at Uwajimaya and available opportunities at all of our locations, including our new store Kai Market!
Friday, April 20 • 11am to 3pm
Seattle Uwajimaya (600 5th Ave. S, Seattle, WA 97104)
Uwajimaya is the largest Asian grocery and gift market in the Pacific Northwest. Our mission is to be the premier destination to experience Asian food and culture through exceptional customer service, positive attitudes and world-class quality merchandise. Our employees are essential for our continued success. We believe a team of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences working together powers our success. We encourage all qualified candidates who are passionate about food, customer service and Asian culture to apply for any of our open positions.
- Have a passion for excellent customer service
- Do your best on the basis of your abilities
- Desire to do a good job
- Open to improvements
- Passionate about learning
Our offers for most team members:
- Flexible, friendly, diverse work environment
- Competitive Pay (Wage starts at $15.00/hr)
- Employee Discounts
- Excellent health benefits
- Retirement Plan
- Paid Time Off
- Long Term Disability
- Life Insurance
- Opportunities for growth
- Supplemental Insurances available
This position is based out of our Corporate Office
The Merchandising Assistant’s responsibility is to assist the buyers in purchasing process in the Merchandising department. He/she will maintain items/suppliers database and the FSI website with current and products, prices and promo/event information, etc… Communicate with customers through FSI website and social media. He/she will coordinate sample distribution and promotional events with sales teams. Arrange and update logistics information upon buyers’ requests. Assist sales/warehouse teams in customer service functions.
• Excellent customer service.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Proficient in Microsoft office and basic computer functionality.
• Basic math skills, 10-key calculator, typewriter, label printer and multi-line telephone experience preferred.
• Experience with social networking sites and a strong social media presence.
• Strong organizational skills.
• Flexible schedules.
We offer competitive wages, excellent health benefits, paid time off, 401 K, employee discounts and a flexible, friendly work environment.
Applications for all positions can be picked up at the customer service counter of any Uwajimaya location or our corporate offices located at 4601 6th Avenue South in Seattle's Industrial Area. Applicants may also fill out an online application by clicking apply below or download and print an application here (Adobe Reader required). Completed applications can be dropped off at any of our retail locations or our corporate offices. If you would like to submit a resume or have an inquiry about our job openings, please e-mail email@example.com.
Uwajimaya is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing an equal opportunity before and during employment regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, political affiliation, disability, marital status, or other similar factors not related to job requirements.