Working as a Retail Administrative Assistant

Mar 23, 2016

What does being a retail administrative assistant mean?

If you’re interested in a retail career that’s outside of the brick-and-mortar store, a retail administrative assistant job might be perfect for you. Working as a retail admin requires knowing your buyer’s and vendors’ products inside and out. You’ll also have to coordinate with other departments at your company. It's a fast-paced job where attention to detail and organization skills are essential. 

Working as a Retail Administrative Assistant at Blain Supply, Inc.

At Blain Supply, there are opportunities to work as a retail administrative assistant for a variety of departments. From clothing to automotive to pet supplies, you can utilize your interests and work with buyers, other admins, e-commerce and more. Here’s a brief overview of what to expect as a retail admin at Blain Supply:

  • Reviewing e-mail and voicemail messages and responding appropriatelyWorking as a Retail Admin Assistant.jpg
  • Updating price sheets and creating purchase orders as requested
  • Assisting retail personnel with questions regarding product lines
  • Provide clerical support for store-to-store transfers
  • Receive contacts from vendors and assist as needed
  • Provide buyers with all other clerical and administrative support as requested

At Blain’s Farm & Fleet and Blain Supply, Inc. there is plenty of room to grow and flourish in our family-owned company. You can view our current job openings for administrative assistant jobs. If there’s not a position you want, but you’re still interested in becoming a valued member of the Blain’s family, join our Talent Network for email updates on future positions.

Category: Retail Careers