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Full time key holder/ assistant manager at Shoe fetish

Come work with us!

Shoe fetish has been locally owned and operated since 2001. We are a high end shoe and clothing boutique, who takes pride to offer the best shoes and clothing from small produced companies from Europe and US.

This position must have at least 3 years of retail/sales experience.
Must be willing to work one day of the weekend.

Must be a team player and customer service oriented!

Full-time

Compensation
15-18 per hour

How To Apply
Apply in person or via email: Shoefetishsc@yahoo.com

Barista/Supervisor at Santa Cruz Coffee Roasting Co.

40 years ago Santa Cruz Coffee opened their doors with a commitment to serve the highest quality coffee possible. We were the first roaster in Santa Cruz county to sell Fair Trade Organic and continue our commitment to responsibly source coffee to this day. Santa Cruz Coffee Roasting Co. is looking for passionate coffee enthusiasts to join our team. We are currently hiring for part time Barista and Supervisor positions with possible potential for full time.

Valid CA Food Handler card is required. Ability to work weekends and nights preferred.

Part-time

How To Apply
Please email resumes with availability to Becky@santacruzcoffee.com

Frontline Team Members at Jamba Juice

For all smoothie lovers! Jamba juice is looking for a high energy level and enthusiastic person. This location is owned by a local family (brother and sister), independently owned and operated Jamba Juice franchise since 1995.

The candidate needs to be a team player, customer-focused and action-oriented person to help them BLEND in the GOOD.

Part-time

https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=e5d2c7dacbca1231

Human Resources/General Office Administrator at Bookshop Santa Cruz

Bookshop Santa Cruz, a local independent bookstore located in Downtown Santa Cruz for over 53 years, is seeking a Human Resources & General Office Administrator. This position requires a dual focus on HR/payroll and general office duties including cash handling and daily sales reconciliation. As a member of Bookshop’s business office team, the successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, proficiency in excel and data-driven tasks and experience with cash handling. The ability to be flexible while handling multiple tasks is essential in this high volume environment.

Skills Required:
❖ Previous office experience and cash handling/math skills; payroll applicable to a retail environment preferred.
❖ Proficiency in Excel and data-driven tasks with some general ledger experience a plus.
❖ Detail-oriented, organized and hard-working. Proven record with problem-solving.
❖ Needs to demonstrate a high level of professionalism and maintain the utmost confidentiality.
❖ Strong communication skills and ability to work well with a diverse group of employees.

Full-time

Compensation
$18.00 /hour

https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=981d902d9987caf0

Marketing/Sales Representative at Woodstock's Pizza

Woodstock's is looking for a new Part-time Entry Level Marketing Representative who will positively represent us in the local community and on local campuses.

The Marketing Rep will work up to 30 hours. You need a creative, business mindset, constantly striving for opportunities to build group sales, and create fun events.

The qualifications
-Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
-Proactive and positive, can-do mindset
-Takes initiative and be able to multitask and prioritize
-A valid driver’s license and access to a car in good condition
-Be a team player and have a willingness to learn and do whatever it takes to be part of the team (That might mean making pizzas, cleaning a dining room, handling a customer complaint, or even pouring beers)
-Some college or degree preferred, focus in Marketing and or Sales
-Prior sales/marketing experience
-A genuine interest in developing professional relationships in the community

https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=480a2d4fdf8abd08

Customer Service / Front Desk Team Member at Cruzio Internet

Cruzio Internet is looking for a smart, energized, self-motivated customer service specialist to join our award-winning front desk team.

The people we're looking for will have:
-A strong sense of customer service
-Ability to communicate well and clearly via phone or in person face-to-face
-A passion for technology and communication
-The ability to work independently and thrive within a team
-Strong interpersonal skills
-A positive, solution-oriented attitude
-Creative thinking for complex tasks
-Willingness to identify an issue and take the initiative to find a solution

Prior experience in technology, customer service or sales & marketing is a plus, but not required. If you're excited about technology, communications and the internet, looking for new challenges or ready to kick-start a new career, this could be the opportunity you've been looking for.

Full-time

Compensation
$15 / hour

https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=c837e5476a88b42a

Customer Service / Front Desk Team Member at Cruzio Internet / Santa Cruz Fiber

Cruzio Internet is looking for a smart, energized, self-motivated customer service specialist to join our award-winning front desk team.

The people we're looking for will have:
-A strong sense of customer service
-Ability to communicate well and clearly via phone or in person face-to-face
-A passion for technology and communication
-The ability to work independently and thrive within a team
-Strong interpersonal skills
-A positive, solution-oriented attitude
-Creative thinking for complex tasks
-Willingness to identify an issue and take the initiative to find a solution

Prior experience in technology, customer service or sales & marketing is a plus, but not required. If you're excited about technology, communications and the internet, looking for new challenges or ready to kick-start a new career, this could be the opportunity you've been looking for.

Full-time

Compensation
$15 / hour

https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=c837e5476a88b42a

Legal Assistant & Office Manager for Family Law Mediation Firm at Pascha Rose, Attorney at Law, Family Law Mediation

Legal assistant and office manager for busy boutique family law mediation firm in downtown Santa Cruz! Approximately 30-32 hours per week!

Ideal candidate will have FAMILY LAW EXPERIENCE as a legal secretary, paralegal and/or office manager. SOME FORM OF LAW OFFICE EXPERIENCE IS ESSENTIAL.

Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Essential Forms is critical. Familiarity with Timeslips billing system is preferred. Familiarity with mediation is preferred. Office management and good organizational skills are essential. Paralegal experience is not necessary. Notary certification is preferred.

Excellent people skills and ability to deal with people who are going through a difficult time. Please only apply if you have knowledge/experience in family law, or have similar law office experience.

The ideal candidate is independent, a self-starter and comfortable doing both small tasks and challenging assignments.

Full-time / Part-time

Compensation
$25.00 to $30.00 /hour

https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=3d8757840a6808c2

Development Assistant at Boys and Girls Clubs

The Development Assistant for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Cruz County (BGCSCC) is a critical part of the Development Team ensuring timely and accurate record-keeping, providing excellent donor/customer service, and implementing effective social media marketing activities. They will be responsible for donor database management, implementing marketing and on-line giving activities, coordinating fundraising campaigns, managing the in-kind donation programs, and supporting special events.

Required Qualifications / Competencies
-Experience working with donor databases
-Proficient using the latest versions of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, mail merges, email and web searches and some experience and/or knowledge of Adobe Photoshop or Illustrator, WordPress, and Constant Contact.
-Highly detail-oriented with a critical degree of accuracy regarding data entry.
-Writing skills sufficient to compose and edit a variety of documents using correct spelling, grammar, and punctuation.
-The ability to work accurately and meet deadlines.
-Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
-Excellent interpersonal skills both in person and by phone, with high professionalism.
-Ability to adapt to changes.
-Ability to work independently with little supervision.
-Must have a valid driver’s license and a reliable car.
-Be willing to work occasional evenings and weekends.
-Ability to lift 25 pounds with or without accommodation.
-Bilingual (Spanish & English speaking) a plus.
-Must clear Background Check.

Part-time

Compensation
$14 - $17 an hour

How To Apply
To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to bgcsantacruz@gmail.com

Customer Support Coach at Warrior Made

Warrior Made is a health and fitness brand with the mission of empowering others to feel great in their bodies.

They are looking for a Customer Support Coach who can handle professionally responding to customer requests by answering inbound phone calls and being the communication liaison between Warrior Made and their customer base.

You will be responsible for the day-to-day sales process of the Warrior Made platform and will work directly with the Manager of Customer Support to troubleshoot, prevent customer cancellations, retain our current customer base, and answer questions via phone.
Required Know-How:

Previous customer service experience
Exemplary communication skills
Ability to articulate and provide thoughtful written responses
Excellent follow-through and implementation skills
Trustworthy and transparent
Self-starter, autonomous
A team player attitude
An interest in the health and wellness space
Previous experience handling a high volume of incoming calls

Duties:
Ensure customer happiness levels on a daily basis
Answer incoming customer inquiries via phone
Communicate customer feedback
Demonstrate value and guide customer understanding of our products and services

Full-time / Part-time

Compensation
$17.00 /hour

How To Apply
Please submit a cover letter with your resume that includes:

An explanation of why you are applying for this job
Your favorite quote

https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=b888e8a8e73169c3

Sales Associate at Camouflage

Camouflage is a fun and friendly lingerie and adult toy store that prides itself on being sex-positive and welcoming. The following skills are necessary to join the Camouflage team:

· MUST love working in a retail environment with strong POS/cashier experience
· Approachable, friendly and positive professional attitude
· Punctual, reliable and responsible work ethic
· Outgoing and self-motivated with excellent customer service skills
· MUST have at least 1 year of sales experience
· Lingerie experience highly desired

Full-time

Compensation
$15

https://www.indeedjobs.com/barnaby-ltd/jobs/520677cc5b0ac5208df5

Sales associate at Old School Santa Cruz

Old School Santa Cruz is looking for a friendly and professional on-floor representative. No experience is required, but knowledge of different brands and product nuances is a plus.

The potential future sale associate needs to be able to work mainly weekdays for about 20-30 hours a week.

Full-time / Part-time

Compensation
Starting pay depends on experience, minimum $13

How To Apply
Please send your cover letter and resume to jesse@oldschool-shoes.com

Buyer at Old School Santa Cruz

Old School Santa Cruz is looking for a sock lover, knowledgeable in all things apparel, bags, accessories brands and, of course, socks. Strong communication skills are a necessity to inform coworkers of helpful information for each brand and overseeing the receiving and displaying of new products.

Full-time / Part-time

Compensation
$16-$18 w/ the possibility of a raise

How To Apply
Please send your cover letter and resume to the email address listed.

http://jesse@oldschool-shoes.com

Retail Salesperson at True Olive Connection

True Olive Connection is a family-owned downtown business for the past 10 years. They are looking for an enthusiastic, kind, and customer-oriented person to help them on weekends. Some of the responsibilities associated with the position will be opening and closing the shop, register sales and maintenance of the back stock.

Part-time

Compensation
$12

How To Apply
Please send you cover letter and resume to: susan@trueoliveconnection.com