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Sales Assistant

Job Title: Sales Assistant
Department: Sales
Reports to: National Sales
Job Status: Full Time
Work Hours: M-F, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Classification: Non-Exempt
Job Purpose: Assist sales department personnel by providing administrative support and communicating with retail customers via e-mail and telephone regarding sales and product information.

Employment Requirements:

  • Ability to legally possess firearms under applicable laws.
  • Must be at least 18 years old.
  • Must know basic firearm safety.
  • Must have a functional and working knowledge of firearm basics.
  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be able to pass criminal background test and drug test.
  • Must be extremely accurate.
  • Must have exceptional spoken and written English skills.
  • Must possess excellent computer skills, proficient with Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel.
  • Must be able to type at a minimum of 40 words per minute.
  • Ability to use email and phone extensions.
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude and strong interpersonal skills.
  • Must have the ability to multi task, effectively manage time and prioritize responsibilities.
  • Must be punctual, meticulous and reliable.
  • Must be able to work 8-hours daily, 5-days weekly, Monday through Friday.
  • Must be able to work overtime when required.

Preferred Skills:

  • Associates’ or Bachelor’s Degree, some college.
  • Two (2) or more years’ experience in customer service.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Respond to Dealer inquiries via e-mail and telephone.
  • Assist the Sales Department with customer service and order entry, and by taking inbound sales calls.
  • Assist with processing orders for export.
  • Assist with the sale of NFA orders, including suppressor and machinegun order entry and payment processing.
  • Assist VP of Sales and National Sales Manager with scanning, order consolidation, and associated processes.
  • Assist Sales Department while traveling.
  • Communicate with the subject matter experts at CZ-USA when necessary.
  • Know and understand the technical details of the CZ-USA product line.
  • Know and use internal company computer systems.
  • Record via computer customer interactions or transactions, detailing inquiries, complaints or comments, as well as actions taken.
  • Check to ensure appropriate changes were made to resolve customers’ problems.
  • Refer unresolved customer grievances to appropriate management for further investigation.
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; and participating in professional organizations.
  • Complete other tasks assigned by supervisors.
  • Complete all required paperwork accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Timely and regular attendance is required to ensure work flow is not interrupted.
  • Assist all employees in department in completing their work when necessary.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area.
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures.

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:  The following are the physical requirements of this position, which all workers filling the position must be able to do or withstand each day:

  • Medium work: Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
  • Vision: The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; Ability to see color.
  • Stooping: Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist.
  • Kneeling: Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees.
  • Crouching: Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine.
  • Reaching: Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction.
  • Standing: Remaining upright on the feet, particularly for sustained periods of time.
  • Walking: Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another.
  • Pushing: Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward.
  • Pulling: Using upper extremities to exert force in order to draw, drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion.
  • Lifting: Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position to position.
  • Fingering: Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers.
  • Grasping: Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm.
  • Feeling: Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips.
  • Talking: Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word; those activities where detailed or important spoken instructions must be conveyed to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly.
  • Hearing: Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction, and having the ability to receive detailed information through oral communication, and making fine discriminations in sound.
  • Repetitive motions: Making substantial movements of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.
  • The worker is subject to atmospheric conditions: One or more of the following conditions that affect the respiratory system of the skin: Fumes, odors, dusts, mists, or gases.


Interested applicants should email their resume and/or application to with “SALES ASSISTANT” in the subject line

CZ-USA is an equal opportunity employer.

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