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Cashier Job Description – Forbes Advisor

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We are hiring a cashier

We are looking for a cashier with a pleasant personality and a customer service attitude to manage our cash register. If you have basic math and computer skills, enjoy interacting with people, and want to put those skills to work for you, we want you. Check out our other job requirements.

Cashier Responsibilities

  • Welcome clients
  • Answer customer questions about pricing, discounts, refund policies, coupons, gift cards, stamps, etc.
  • Provide advice or recommendations after understanding customer needs
  • Manage a high volume of daily transactions
  • Collection of payments in cash or on credit
  • Record sales on a cash register by scanning and itemizing items and totaling customer purchases
  • Ensure correct pricing by referring to price sheets and special sales bulletins.
  • Issuance of receipts, refunds or exchanges
  • Exchange of stamps, coupons and gift cards
  • Cross-sell and up-sell products.
  • Returns processing
  • Bagging of purchases
  • Follow-up of transactions on the balance sheets to identify and report any anomalies
  • Balance the cash drawer at the start and end of a shift
  • Use cash register equipment such as scanners, scales, cash registers and other devices
  • Generation of reports for credit and debit sales
  • Keep checkout areas clean and tidy
  • Maintain a safe work environment by following procedures, rules and regulations

(Include what is relevant to the position in your organization.)

Cashier skills and qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Basic math and computer skills
  • Experience as a cashier is desirable
  • Customer service experience desirable
  • Ability to handle a high volume of transactions
  • Polite and courteous
  • Strong communication skills
  • Familiarity with cash register equipment, such as point-of-sale (POS) machines, scanners, and cash drawers
  • Alert and attentive to detail
  • Ability to work in a team and follow instructions

(Please include any qualifications you would like.)


When you work with us, you get these benefits:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Paid vacation

(Include the benefits you offer your employees and those that could help you attract the right candidates.)

About Us

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