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Birkenstock Job Vacancy as Sales Assistant

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Founded in 1774 by Johann Adam Birkenstock, the renowned German footwear brand, Birkenstock, has grown into a global emblem of comfort, health-conscious innovation, and fashion-forward design. Central to its enduring success is the iconic cork-latex footbed, meticulously crafted to mirror the natural contours of a healthy foot. This groundbreaking footbed provides unparalleled arch support, even weight distribution, and inherent cushioning, underpinning the brand’s commitment to promoting foot health.

About Birkenstock

Birkenstock has broadened its product range to encompass an array of styles, hues, and collaborations with designers, further solidifying its status as a versatile and enduring footwear choice. This ongoing evolution exemplifies Birkenstock’s ability to stay relevant and adaptable in the ever-changing world of fashion and footwear.

About the Birkenstock Job Vacancy as Sales Assistant 2024

Birkenstock is offering candidates a contract opportunity to join the company as a professional Sales Assistant and be a part of the thriving retail team. The Birkenstock Job Vacancy for a Sales Assistant position seeks a seasonal sales assistant to become part of their team.


As a Sales Assistant, your responsibilities include the following:

  • Greet each customer within 30 seconds.
  • Provide exceptional customer service to all customers, following the Birkenstock customer service protocols.
  • Identify customer needs and utilize your technical knowledge to illustrate the advantages that address those needs.
  • Restock footwear, apparel, and accessories from the storeroom on a daily basis.
  • Reduce loss by organizing the store, acknowledging customers, and adhering to the Birkenstock changing room policy.
  • Verify the accuracy of stock entries in the POS systems.
  • Handle incoming shipments by verifying quantities, checking invoices, tagging, hanging, pricing products, and recording in the POS System.
  • Maintain daily store cleanliness, including dusting, cleaning mirrors, vacuuming, emptying bins, clearing the counter area, and tidying changing rooms.
  • Assist the manager with opening and closing the store.
  • Take ownership of your training.
  • Ensure you are paired with a mentor initially and actively learn from them.
  • Attend quarterly training sessions and complete the required assessments.
  • Expect to receive monthly feedback from your manager.
  • Finalize the sale and encourage additional purchases.
  • Extend invitations to customers to return and transform them into loyal Birkenstock enthusiasts.
  • Keep a close watch on your daily sales compared to your personal target, checking regularly throughout the day.
  • Manage incoming shipments by verifying quantities, inspecting invoices, attaching tags, hanging merchandise, setting prices, and logging the information into the POS System.
  • Handle customer orders efficiently.

Eligibility Criteria

We highly encourage potential candidates to explore the opportunity of becoming a Sales Assistant through the Birkenstock Job Vacancy. Before initiating the registration process, it is essential that applicants carefully review and meet the program’s outlined eligibility requirements. The selection committee will conscientiously assess candidates based on the following factors, ensuring a fair evaluation. It is strongly advised that candidates strive to meet all of these criteria to significantly improve their chances of a successful application. Failure to fulfill these prerequisites could potentially have adverse implications for the overall outcome of your application.

Eligibility Requirements

The Birkenstock Job Vacancy as Sales Assistant Eligibility Criteria are as follows:

  • Inspect the store and uphold stock presentation in line with Birkenstock standards.
  • Replenish sizes as necessary.
  • Collaborate with the team to update the windows and mannequins every two weeks.
  • Safeguard POS materials in the designated area to prevent any damage.
  • Obtain a Grade 12 or equivalent qualification.
  • Demonstrate a minimum of 6 months of customer service experience.
  • Possessing knowledge of Birkenstock products is a plus.
  • Be prepared to work flexible shifts.

Please ensure that you complete all the fields in the application portal with your personal information. It’s crucial to emphasize that the details you provide will be subject to thorough evaluation by the selection committee. Accuracy in presenting your current circumstances is of utmost importance.

Once you’ve uploaded the necessary supporting documents, such as transcripts, ID, Driver’s License, Passport, and any others required, proceed to click the “Submit Application” button.

Additionally, candidates are required to provide both a profile photo and a CV (Curriculum Vitae). Your profile photo should present you in a professional manner, while your CV should effectively highlight your strengths, skills, and professional attributes, giving the selection committee valuable insights into your qualifications.

To streamline the application process, please use the provided link mentioned above for submissions. Kindly note that submissions through alternative methods such as email or fax will not be accepted by the selection committee.

Closing Date

Applications for the Birkenstock Job Vacancy as Sales Assistant must be submitted before the closing date on 16 July 2024.

Enrolling promptly can help secure your application quickly, but it doesn’t guarantee immediate success. It’s simply a way to secure your position in the recruitment process.

Birkenstock reserves the right to extend or decline employment offers at its discretion. The decisions made by the selection committee are ultimate and binding for all parties concerned.

Application Instructions

Apply online Birkenstock Job Vacancy as Sales Assistant 2024 at:

  • (Closing date: 16 July 2024)
Birkenstock Job Vacancy as Sales Assistant