Vendor Representative

Christmas Tree Shops Lancaster, PA

About the Job

Christmas Tree Shops is growing and so is our need for more talented associates. We offer a distinctive, fast paced, and dynamic retail environment where you can truly make a difference AND have a very real opportunity to grow your career! If you are looking for a retail growth company that values both its people and its customers, has a winning track record, and an even brighter future, your search is over - you have discovered Christmas Tree Shops!

Specifically we are seeking a Part Time Vendor Representative in our Lancaster, PA store.

The Vendor Representative will act as the liaison between Store Leadership and Vendors to service and maintain Vendor areas throughout the store.  This position will work 1st shift which includes some weekends.


  • Receiving, processing, and merchandising of all vendor product
  • Assists with backroom organization by removing and replacing product, fixtures, and other equipment in a safe and organized manner, and maintaining vendor merchandise
  • Ensuring all racks on the sales floor are filled/maintained
  • Managing inventory levels of products by initiating orders, managing out of stocks, and processing credits
  • Acting as liaison between Store Management and Vendor Partners
  • Stocks merchandise on applicable store fixtures following established stocking standards, stocking
  • plans
  • Rearranges / organizes existing and misplaced merchandise on fixtures as needed to enable and straightens merchandise areas on the sales floor; replenishes shelf stock from overhead valences and display shelves
  • Retrieves and prepares merchandise for stocking; performs case cutting as required; prints pricing labels and performs price verifications; removes product from packaging and affixes pricing labels/stickers as needed; organizes prepared merchandise for stocking on applicable fixtures; removes and disposes of related cardboard and trash
  • Supports housekeeping standards throughout facility; cleans fixtures as needed and removes debris and trash from sales floor and backroom when observed or created as a result of work; cleans up product spills from sales floor and backroom areas
  • Performs additional duties as required including, but not limited to, stocking, freight processing, price changes, cart retrieval, break room and restroom housekeeping
  • Demonstrates commitment to the organization by maintaining regular, on site attendance, is reliable and follows through with responsibilities


  • Responds to various customer requests as applicable
  • Provides pricing and store policy information by answering questions
  • Escalates customer issues to senior team members
  • Requires basic knowledge of the merchandise in assigned product area in store and online
  • Builds understanding of attributes of various products and customer shopping trends
  • Works within established procedures with a moderate degree of supervision
  • Work may include merchandise processing and stockroom and sales floor organization of a more complex nature


  • Must be 18 years old or older
  • Effective Communication
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 0-1 years of retail experience desired


  • Readily adjusts schedule, tasks, and priorities when necessary to meet business fluctuations
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as stocking worksheets, price tags, product descriptions,

in store signs, safety rules, operating/maintenance instructions, invoices, and procedure manuals

  • Ability to perform basic addition and subtraction
  • Ability to continually stand; regularly walk, bend, twist, stoop, and reach; frequently climb (step stool/ladder); regularly handle, process, lift and push product and equipment up to 30 lbs.; occasionally handle, process, lift and push product and equipment up to 50 lbs; frequently move and transport freight processing racks in and around the backroom and to and from the backroom and sales floor
  • Ability to operate baler, compactor, manual pricing gun, electronic label/ticket machine, hand held Radio Frequency computer (“Symbol” gun), case cutter, manual/electric pallet jack, and move freight processing tables and racks


Christmas Tree Shops is an off-price brick and mortar home goods retailer with a specialty in seasonal products. The Christmas Tree Shops experience revolves around a trend-right, always-changing mix of merchandise that makes each customer visit a shopping adventure of anticipation and delight. The 50-year-old company has roots in the Northeast with the first store located on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, and today operates 80 stores in 20 states under the banners of Christmas Tree Shops, Christmas Tree Shops andThat! or andThat!

Please apply online for immediate consideration or TEXT "jobs" to 66763