Alite: Fun Simple Outdoor Gear for Casual Camping

Job Opening: Adventure Sales Associate

Job Opening: Adventure Sales Associate

Help Make Outside Simple!

About Us: Alite Designs is a young outdoor product company headquartered in San Francisco. We design and manufacture outdoor gear -- backpacks, sleeping bags, tents, outdoor furniture, and more. Our mission is to make the outdoors simple, and our goal is to create products that make sure nothing stands between you and everything beyond your front door! For more information, please visit

The Alite Outpost is our first retail store located in the Mission District. Our aim is to be a hub for all things outdoor, from gear and accessories to information and advice. We are in search of a dynamic, friendly, and experienced Retail Associate to lead sales, and most importantly grow our community of outdoor-loving people through exceptional customer service and product knowledge.

Responsibilities Include:
  • Daily sales, greeting every customer and assisting with customer needs and concerns.
  • Provide stellar customer service to every customer, including handling all customer service-related issues promptly and appropriately.
  • Opening and closing procedures - balancing the till, preparing deposits.
  • Inventory management through scheduled counts.
  • Assisting manager with Outpost events.
  • Overall shop maintenance, cleaning, sweeping, mopping the space, including our public parklet.
 Skills and Experience:
  • Experience in retail (required)
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Ability to work autonomously, solid ability to multi-task, delegate, and follow-up.
  • Outdoor industry experience is preferred, but passion and motivation to get outside is required.
  • Working knowledge of MS Office and Google Drive in Mac OS.
  • Flexible work schedule that include evenings and weekends.
  • Ability to work up to 8 hours on your feet; standing bending, kneeling, etc. and lift up to 50 lbs., and climb on ladders.

Compensation: Based on experience

Please send your Resume and/or Cover Letter to: