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UHURU FURNITURE & COLLECTIBLES 

Sales and Operations Associate

Want to work with a non-profit that is making a difference in the African community?

Uhuru Furniture is just one of the programs of the non-profit organization the African People's Education and Defense Fund (APEDF.org), that defends the civil and human rights of the African community and put programs in place to address the disparities faced by our communities in education, health, healthcare and economic development.

You can be part of this amazing mission!

We are currently hiring for a full-time or part-time person to move furniture and assist customers, following all operations and sales policies of our store. The schedule would be either Wednesday - Sunday from 10 am to 6:30 pm OR Saturday - Sunday from 10 am to 6:30 pm.

This person should be courteous, helpful, respectful, honest and be able to assist customers from the welcome all the way through to the sales receipt.

Uhuru Furniture has been in Oakland on Grand Ave. for 31 years! We are a small but dedicated and hard-working team. If you want to be part of the team you need to be ontime and ready to work for every shift.

Here is an example of some of the work this person will be responsible for:


  • Maintains the look and order of the store and maximizes use of the retail space and accessibility of merchandise for customers. 

  • Coordinate the flow of furniture, organization and look of the store

  • Complete daily check list to make sure store is cleaned every morning including sweeping, mopping, polishing and de-cluttering

  • Maintain an attractive outside display throughout the day and window display at night

  • All tools must be put away each day and kept in good repair 

  • Do minor repairs and reassembly

  • Prioritize safety concerns and customer service.

  • Take sold items outside for the customers and help load into vehicles if requested

  • Welcomes customers, friendly clear communications, goes the extra mile, building relationships with customers and this nonprofit

  • Find out and communicate true information about items for sale, following all sales policies

  • Inform every customer about our mission statement and programs, ask them to sign up to be on our email list, ask them to donate, give them our brochure

  • Inform every customer about our sales

  • Use the cash register or mobile device to complete sales following all protocols including delivery, pick ups, bargaining, customer appreciation benefits, and filing of paperwork

  • Always interact with customers positively, addressing any issues honestly and pulling together the team whenever needed to solve issues in the best way

Does this sound like you so far? The ideal candidate would also have:   Agreement with the mission statement and policies of APEDF. Knowledge about Uhuru Movement programs and institutions. Passion about social justice and economic development for the African community. Sales experience. Furniture moving experience. Skill in oral communications in both one-on-one and group situations. Ability to lead and also take direction from supervisors.

Physical Requirements: Physical stamina and strength and ability to move heavy furniture, 50 lbs overhead throughout the day. Walking and standing throughout the day.

Qualifications: High School diploma or the equivalent. 

Apply today if interested for either full-time or part-time. We can arrange a time to set up a Zoom interview! 


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Job Description

The ideal logistics processor is independent, motivated, results oriented and committed to providing outstanding customer experiences every day.

A day in a Life


  • Receive, unload freight, unpack and deliver newly arrived merchandise to selling departments


  • Fulfill customer orders in a timely manner following quality standards


  • Prepare and ship customers orders following quality, packing and shipping standards


  • Utilize inventory management systems to scan, process and research merchandise shipments in accordance with our inventory control processes


  • Assist in maintaining clean and organized selling floors and stockrooms


  • Provide general support to the store, e.g. set up special events, organize backroom, markdowns, and relocate store fixtures


You own this if you have


  • A high level of ownership, accountability and initiative


  • Had success working in a fast-paced environment thanks to your ability to prioritize multiple tasks


  • Organizational skills and attention to detail


  • The skills to use of a variety of technology and new computer applications


  • The ability to frequently lift and carry up to 25 pounds and occasionally up to 50 pounds


  • The ability to work a flexible schedule based on business needs


Weve got you covered

Our employees are our most important asset and thats reflected in our benefits. Nordstrom is proud to offer a variety of benefits to support employees and their families, including:


  • Medical/Vision, Dental, Retirement and Paid Time Away


  • Life Insurance and Disability


  • Merchandise Discount and EAP Resources


A few more important points...

The job posting highlights the most critical responsibilities and requirements of the job. Its not all-inclusive. There may be additional duties, responsibilities and qualifications for this job.

Nordstrom will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all legal requirements.

Applicants with disabilities who require assistance or accommodation should contact the nearest Nordstrom location, which can be identified at www.nordstrom.com at http://www.nordstrom.com/ .

Nordstrom Careers Privacy Policy: https://careers.nordstrom.com/#/contact-us/privacy

2020 Nordstrom, Inc.

Current Nordstrom employees: To apply, log into Workday, click the Careers button and then click Find Jobs.

Were a fast-moving fashion company that empowers our people to be innovative, creative and always focused on providing the best service to our customers. The retail industry is rapidly changing, and we have interesting, complex problems to solve every day from developing cutting-edge technology and opening new stores, to designing fresh, must-have fashion.

Whether youre a genius engineer, a phenomenal salesperson or a supply chain guru, we invite you to bring your unique talents and join our team. Weve been on the Fortune 100 Best Places to Work list for more than 20 years because we reward great work, promote from within and celebrate diversity.

Our values are the core of who we are. They inspire our employees, delight our customers and bring our business to life every day.

CUSTOMER OBSESSED

We strive to know our customers better than anyone else. We listen, anticipate, build trust and move with speed to deliver on their needs.

OWNERS AT HEART

We treat every interaction as an opportunity to make an impact and deliver excellence.

CURIOUS AND EVER CHANGING

We approach problems with curiosity and create solutions. We unlock potential to be bold, think big and inspire innovation.

HERE TO WIN

Were committed to delivering results, both today and tomorrow. We win as a team by supporting and challenging one another to be better every day.

WE EXTEND OURSELVES

We treat each other with respect and kindness. We do the small things that make a big difference. We create a welcoming environment, helping people feel connected, valued and part of one community.

Come on! Join us!


See full job description

Job Description

The ideal logistics processor is independent, motivated, results oriented and committed to providing outstanding customer experiences every day.

A day in a Life


  • Receive, unload freight, unpack and deliver newly arrived merchandise to selling departments


  • Fulfill customer orders in a timely manner following quality standards


  • Prepare and ship customers orders following quality, packing and shipping standards


  • Utilize inventory management systems to scan, process and research merchandise shipments in accordance with our inventory control processes


  • Assist in maintaining clean and organized selling floors and stockrooms


  • Provide general support to the store, e.g. set up special events, organize backroom, markdowns, and relocate store fixtures


You own this if you have


  • A high level of ownership, accountability and initiative


  • Had success working in a fast-paced environment thanks to your ability to prioritize multiple tasks


  • Organizational skills and attention to detail


  • The skills to use of a variety of technology and new computer applications


  • The ability to frequently lift and carry up to 25 pounds and occasionally up to 50 pounds


  • The ability to work a flexible schedule based on business needs


Weve got you covered

Our employees are our most important asset and thats reflected in our benefits. Nordstrom is proud to offer a variety of benefits to support employees and their families, including:


  • Medical/Vision, Dental, Retirement and Paid Time Away


  • Life Insurance and Disability


  • Merchandise Discount and EAP Resources


A few more important points...

The job posting highlights the most critical responsibilities and requirements of the job. Its not all-inclusive. There may be additional duties, responsibilities and qualifications for this job.

Nordstrom will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all legal requirements.

Applicants with disabilities who require assistance or accommodation should contact the nearest Nordstrom location, which can be identified at www.nordstrom.com at http://www.nordstrom.com/ .

Nordstrom Careers Privacy Policy: https://careers.nordstrom.com/#/contact-us/privacy

2020 Nordstrom, Inc.

Current Nordstrom employees: To apply, log into Workday, click the Careers button and then click Find Jobs.

Were a fast-moving fashion company that empowers our people to be innovative, creative and always focused on providing the best service to our customers. The retail industry is rapidly changing, and we have interesting, complex problems to solve every day from developing cutting-edge technology and opening new stores, to designing fresh, must-have fashion.

Whether youre a genius engineer, a phenomenal salesperson or a supply chain guru, we invite you to bring your unique talents and join our team. Weve been on the Fortune 100 Best Places to Work list for more than 20 years because we reward great work, promote from within and celebrate diversity.

Our values are the core of who we are. They inspire our employees, delight our customers and bring our business to life every day.

CUSTOMER OBSESSED

We strive to know our customers better than anyone else. We listen, anticipate, build trust and move with speed to deliver on their needs.

OWNERS AT HEART

We treat every interaction as an opportunity to make an impact and deliver excellence.

CURIOUS AND EVER CHANGING

We approach problems with curiosity and create solutions. We unlock potential to be bold, think big and inspire innovation.

HERE TO WIN

Were committed to delivering results, both today and tomorrow. We win as a team by supporting and challenging one another to be better every day.

WE EXTEND OURSELVES

We treat each other with respect and kindness. We do the small things that make a big difference. We create a welcoming environment, helping people feel connected, valued and part of one community.

Come on! Join us!


See full job description

Job Description

The ideal logistics processor is independent, motivated, results oriented and committed to providing outstanding customer experiences every day.

A day in a Life


  • Receive, unload freight, unpack and deliver newly arrived merchandise to selling departments


  • Fulfill customer orders in a timely manner following quality standards


  • Prepare and ship customers orders following quality, packing and shipping standards


  • Utilize inventory management systems to scan, process and research merchandise shipments in accordance with our inventory control processes


  • Assist in maintaining clean and organized selling floors and stockrooms


  • Provide general support to the store, e.g. set up special events, organize backroom, markdowns, and relocate store fixtures


You own this if you have


  • A high level of ownership, accountability and initiative


  • Had success working in a fast-paced environment thanks to your ability to prioritize multiple tasks


  • Organizational skills and attention to detail


  • The skills to use of a variety of technology and new computer applications


  • The ability to frequently lift and carry up to 25 pounds and occasionally up to 50 pounds


  • The ability to work a flexible schedule based on business needs


Weve got you covered

Our employees are our most important asset and thats reflected in our benefits. Nordstrom is proud to offer a variety of benefits to support employees and their families, including:


  • Medical/Vision, Dental, Retirement and Paid Time Away


  • Life Insurance and Disability


  • Merchandise Discount and EAP Resources


A few more important points...

The job posting highlights the most critical responsibilities and requirements of the job. Its not all-inclusive. There may be additional duties, responsibilities and qualifications for this job.

Nordstrom will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all legal requirements.

Applicants with disabilities who require assistance or accommodation should contact the nearest Nordstrom location, which can be identified at www.nordstrom.com at http://www.nordstrom.com/ .

Nordstrom Careers Privacy Policy: https://careers.nordstrom.com/#/contact-us/privacy

2020 Nordstrom, Inc.

Current Nordstrom employees: To apply, log into Workday, click the Careers button and then click Find Jobs.

Were a fast-moving fashion company that empowers our people to be innovative, creative and always focused on providing the best service to our customers. The retail industry is rapidly changing, and we have interesting, complex problems to solve every day from developing cutting-edge technology and opening new stores, to designing fresh, must-have fashion.

Whether youre a genius engineer, a phenomenal salesperson or a supply chain guru, we invite you to bring your unique talents and join our team. Weve been on the Fortune 100 Best Places to Work list for more than 20 years because we reward great work, promote from within and celebrate diversity.

Our values are the core of who we are. They inspire our employees, delight our customers and bring our business to life every day.

CUSTOMER OBSESSED

We strive to know our customers better than anyone else. We listen, anticipate, build trust and move with speed to deliver on their needs.

OWNERS AT HEART

We treat every interaction as an opportunity to make an impact and deliver excellence.

CURIOUS AND EVER CHANGING

We approach problems with curiosity and create solutions. We unlock potential to be bold, think big and inspire innovation.

HERE TO WIN

Were committed to delivering results, both today and tomorrow. We win as a team by supporting and challenging one another to be better every day.

WE EXTEND OURSELVES

We treat each other with respect and kindness. We do the small things that make a big difference. We create a welcoming environment, helping people feel connected, valued and part of one community.

Come on! Join us!


See full job description

Job Description

The ideal logistics processor is independent, motivated, results oriented and committed to providing outstanding customer experiences every day.

A day in a Life


  • Receive, unload freight, unpack and deliver newly arrived merchandise to selling departments


  • Fulfill customer orders in a timely manner following quality standards


  • Prepare and ship customers orders following quality, packing and shipping standards


  • Utilize inventory management systems to scan, process and research merchandise shipments in accordance with our inventory control processes


  • Assist in maintaining clean and organized selling floors and stockrooms


  • Provide general support to the store, e.g. set up special events, organize backroom, markdowns, and relocate store fixtures


You own this if you have


  • A high level of ownership, accountability and initiative


  • Had success working in a fast-paced environment thanks to your ability to prioritize multiple tasks


  • Organizational skills and attention to detail


  • The skills to use of a variety of technology and new computer applications


  • The ability to frequently lift and carry up to 25 pounds and occasionally up to 50 pounds


  • The ability to work a flexible schedule based on business needs


Weve got you covered

Our employees are our most important asset and thats reflected in our benefits. Nordstrom is proud to offer a variety of benefits to support employees and their families, including:


  • Medical/Vision, Dental, Retirement and Paid Time Away


  • Life Insurance and Disability


  • Merchandise Discount and EAP Resources


A few more important points...

The job posting highlights the most critical responsibilities and requirements of the job. Its not all-inclusive. There may be additional duties, responsibilities and qualifications for this job.

Nordstrom will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all legal requirements.

Applicants with disabilities who require assistance or accommodation should contact the nearest Nordstrom location, which can be identified at www.nordstrom.com at http://www.nordstrom.com/ .

Nordstrom Careers Privacy Policy: https://careers.nordstrom.com/#/contact-us/privacy

2020 Nordstrom, Inc.

Current Nordstrom employees: To apply, log into Workday, click the Careers button and then click Find Jobs.

Were a fast-moving fashion company that empowers our people to be innovative, creative and always focused on providing the best service to our customers. The retail industry is rapidly changing, and we have interesting, complex problems to solve every day from developing cutting-edge technology and opening new stores, to designing fresh, must-have fashion.

Whether youre a genius engineer, a phenomenal salesperson or a supply chain guru, we invite you to bring your unique talents and join our team. Weve been on the Fortune 100 Best Places to Work list for more than 20 years because we reward great work, promote from within and celebrate diversity.

Our values are the core of who we are. They inspire our employees, delight our customers and bring our business to life every day.

CUSTOMER OBSESSED

We strive to know our customers better than anyone else. We listen, anticipate, build trust and move with speed to deliver on their needs.

OWNERS AT HEART

We treat every interaction as an opportunity to make an impact and deliver excellence.

CURIOUS AND EVER CHANGING

We approach problems with curiosity and create solutions. We unlock potential to be bold, think big and inspire innovation.

HERE TO WIN

Were committed to delivering results, both today and tomorrow. We win as a team by supporting and challenging one another to be better every day.

WE EXTEND OURSELVES

We treat each other with respect and kindness. We do the small things that make a big difference. We create a welcoming environment, helping people feel connected, valued and part of one community.

Come on! Join us!


See full job description

Job Description

The ideal logistics processor is independent, motivated, results oriented and committed to providing outstanding customer experiences every day.

A day in a Life


  • Receive, unload freight, unpack and deliver newly arrived merchandise to selling departments


  • Fulfill customer orders in a timely manner following quality standards


  • Prepare and ship customers orders following quality, packing and shipping standards


  • Utilize inventory management systems to scan, process and research merchandise shipments in accordance with our inventory control processes


  • Assist in maintaining clean and organized selling floors and stockrooms


  • Provide general support to the store, e.g. set up special events, organize backroom, markdowns, and relocate store fixtures


You own this if you have


  • A high level of ownership, accountability and initiative


  • Had success working in a fast-paced environment thanks to your ability to prioritize multiple tasks


  • Organizational skills and attention to detail


  • The skills to use of a variety of technology and new computer applications


  • The ability to frequently lift and carry up to 25 pounds and occasionally up to 50 pounds


  • The ability to work a flexible schedule based on business needs


Weve got you covered

Our employees are our most important asset and thats reflected in our benefits. Nordstrom is proud to offer a variety of benefits to support employees and their families, including:


  • Medical/Vision, Dental, Retirement and Paid Time Away


  • Life Insurance and Disability


  • Merchandise Discount and EAP Resources


A few more important points...

The job posting highlights the most critical responsibilities and requirements of the job. Its not all-inclusive. There may be additional duties, responsibilities and qualifications for this job.

Nordstrom will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all legal requirements.

Applicants with disabilities who require assistance or accommodation should contact the nearest Nordstrom location, which can be identified at www.nordstrom.com at http://www.nordstrom.com/ .

Nordstrom Careers Privacy Policy: https://careers.nordstrom.com/#/contact-us/privacy

2020 Nordstrom, Inc.

Current Nordstrom employees: To apply, log into Workday, click the Careers button and then click Find Jobs.

Were a fast-moving fashion company that empowers our people to be innovative, creative and always focused on providing the best service to our customers. The retail industry is rapidly changing, and we have interesting, complex problems to solve every day from developing cutting-edge technology and opening new stores, to designing fresh, must-have fashion.

Whether youre a genius engineer, a phenomenal salesperson or a supply chain guru, we invite you to bring your unique talents and join our team. Weve been on the Fortune 100 Best Places to Work list for more than 20 years because we reward great work, promote from within and celebrate diversity.

Our values are the core of who we are. They inspire our employees, delight our customers and bring our business to life every day.

CUSTOMER OBSESSED

We strive to know our customers better than anyone else. We listen, anticipate, build trust and move with speed to deliver on their needs.

OWNERS AT HEART

We treat every interaction as an opportunity to make an impact and deliver excellence.

CURIOUS AND EVER CHANGING

We approach problems with curiosity and create solutions. We unlock potential to be bold, think big and inspire innovation.

HERE TO WIN

Were committed to delivering results, both today and tomorrow. We win as a team by supporting and challenging one another to be better every day.

WE EXTEND OURSELVES

We treat each other with respect and kindness. We do the small things that make a big difference. We create a welcoming environment, helping people feel connected, valued and part of one community.

Come on! Join us!


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