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Hiring Retail Associates at the Goo Goo Shop & Dessert Bar

The Goo Goo Shop and Dessert Bar has immediate openings for part-time Retail and Dessert Bar Associates. We’re looking for enthusiastic, hard working individuals who enjoy working with people and learning new things. You will be greeting guests, handling transactions, stocking product and sharing knowledge about our history, Goo Goo candy, desserts, and Nashville.

Must be:

Able to work evenings, weekends and holidays
Reliable
Punctual
Professional
Outgoing
Team-Oriented
Able to Lift up to 25 lbs.

The Goo Goo Shop is located at 116 3rd Ave S, downtown Nashville. Pay: $11-$12/hour dependent upon experience.

Please send a copy of your resume or detailed work history to ggcjobs@googoo.com.

Job Opening: Product and Event Specialist

Goo Goo is searching for an enthusiastic, motivated, and organized individual to fill our Product and Event Specialist role.

Essential Functions:

  • Oversee sales and execution of corporate gifting program, event space, and chocolate school offerings
  • Respond to incoming sales inquiries from companies, corporations and event planners
  • Make cold calls, attend networking events, and host showcases to promote our offerings and increase awareness and exposure of our products, brand, and facility
  • Create and maintain database of past, present and potential clients for both events and corporate gifting programs

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree preferred. Previous computer experience, typing skills, and demonstrated food knowledge are required. Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal -are required. The position requires excellent listening, phone skills, and attention to detail. Must possess an outgoing personality, ability to approach all individuals and strike up conversation. Demonstrated ability to interact with guests, employees and third parties that reflects highly on the venue, the brand and the company.

Applicant must have good reading and comprehension skills. Minimum of 1+ year sales experience preferred, with experience in cold calling, outside sales and new business generation. Must be able to work well under pressure and be self-motivated. Individual must have good organizational, time management and selling skills.

Physical Requirements:

Must be able to operate or use the following: computer, printer, copier, calculator, telephone and writing utensils. Position requires sitting, handling, eye-hand coordination, speaking, walking, standing, stooping, and kneeling. This position will be required to lead and/or assist with event execution, which may require the lifting, carrying, pulling or pushing of approximately 21—50 pounds – including, but not limited to tables, chairs, food processing equipment, products, collateral materials, signage, etc. – as well as being on feet for extended periods of time.

Compensation: Salary + commission and full benefits package.

Eligible applicants should send your resume to ggcmarketing@googoo.com, along with a brief description of yourself and why you’re interested in this position in the body of the email.

PB & P Premium Available Online

March is National Peanut Month, so we’re celebrating by making one of our favorite Premiums available to purchase online for a limited time!

The PB & P contains peanut butter, caramel, dark chocolate ganache, and pretzels. Choose between a Dark or Milk chocolate shell, or try them both! You won’t regret it.

New Winter Hours at the Goo Goo Shop

Shorter, colder days mean shorter hours at the Goo Goo Shop and Dessert Bar. Effective this week through end of February, the hours will be:

Sunday – Thursday 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Friday & Saturday 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Holiday Shipping Schedule

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We know how hectic December can be, so we’ve created this handy dandy graphic to help you remember when to order by so your gifts arrive by Christmas Eve! For guaranteed GROUND delivery via UPS, find the geographic area that your order will be shipping to, and then find the corresponding color in the key to see the last day you can place an order.

For expedited deliveries (Next Day, 2-Day, and 3-Day), you must have your order entered by noon on Tuesday, December 20th to ensure your package arrives by Christmas.

What are you waiting for? Start knocking some gifts off that list!

 

Whole Pies for the Holidays

Let us do the baking for you this holiday season! The Goo Goo Shop Dessert Bar is offering 5 new seasonal pies during November and December to help take some stress off you.

Available November 4th through December 24th, 2016

Whole Pumpkin Pie
Whole Maple Pecan Pie
Whole Chess Pie
Whole Apple Pie
Whole Cherry Pie

$24.95 each + tax
Serves 8

Orders should be placed at least 48 hours in advance of pickup*. We will also have a limited quantity available daily for walk-in customers on a first come, first served basis.
Click here for the Goo Goo Shop Whole Pie Order Form.

*Note: We are unable to offer shipping or delivery on pies at this time.