Retail Associate

TideSmart - New York City, NY


TideSmart has designed and delivered award-winning experiences for almost 20 years. From concerts to convention centers, retail shoppers to raving sports fans, we reimagine live interactions to create lasting connections between brands and consumers.

TideSmart seeks an experienced retail manager or sales associate with 3–5+ years of experience working on a live retail floor to join a mobile a 4-week tour in NYC. This tour services K – 4 students with trying on new school uniforms, as required by their school. The program features a custom fabricated RV “Fit Bus” outfitted with retail displays, a POS check-out area and fitting stations for students to try-on garments.

This is a temporary, contract opportunity. Fit associates can expect to work in (4) NYC boroughs over a 4-week period and attend an in-person training at TideSmart HQ in Maine (training travel covered by TideSmart)


Training: 7/5/22 – 7/8/022

Activation / Tour: 7/11/2022 – 8/9/2022


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Follow Merchandising Plan to help keep products and dressing rooms organized to heighten visibility accessibility and sales. 
  • Be proficient in assisting customers with on-site web ordering and with handling cash and POS transactions. 
  • Know the required uniform pieces for each grade level, as well as optional items and accessories. 
  • Assist children and families with finding the right size to insure proper fit of uniform items.
  • Assist with set-up and tear-down of the activation footprint before, during and after activations and specifically on non-activation set-up and prep days.
  • Create a great guest experience for all event attendees
  • Use of personal smart phone for program related communications.


  • 3 – 5 years’ experience on a retail sales floor.
  • Bilingual (Spanish) preferred
  • Experience working with children/families in a retail environment preferred
  • Ability to successfully pass a background check, MVR check,
  • Availability for the entire duration of the contract term; including training. 

Posted On: Tuesday, May 24, 2022
Compensation: $25/hour

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