Posted: 7/27/2022

Modern Companion is currently seeking a Retail Assistant to join our team! This opportunity is perfect for a high school Junior or Senior local to the area.  As a Retail Assistant for Modern Companion, you will help assist and execute small day-to-day tasks and/or larger projects assigned by the Owner, Assistant Store Manager, or Sales Associates. You must have an outgoing personality, be attentive to details, love pets, and have excellent customer service skills. 


  • Be friendly and courteous to customers, suppliers, and co-workers.
  • Actively engage customers in conversation and assist in understanding, demonstrating, describing, and selecting our merchandise. 
  • Confidently operate our POS register and our online inventory management system.
  • Accurately perform all inventory processing; merchandise inspection, receiving into the POS, tagging, stocking, and displaying
  • Pack and move inventory for special events, pop-ups, etc.
  • Actively maintain the store appearance by keeping merchandise neatly organized and attractively displayed.
  • Change light bulbs, vacuum, mop, dust shelves and flat surfaces, clean up dog messes, and all other housekeeping duties.


  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Comfortable and quick with technology and software
  • Familiar with social media and up-and-coming trends
  • Strong time management skill
  • Must be able to make quick and educated decisions
  • General pet knowledge
  • Must be willing to work Thursday & Friday’s from 4:00pm-6:00pm at our retail store in Chapin, SC.
  • Additional help for special events, holiday weekends, and/or other days of the week may be asked on an as-needed basis.


  • Getting to work with animals
  • Employee Discount

About Modern Companion

Modern Companion is a pet boutique located in Chapin, SC. We are committed to being a community-driven brand and boutique that creates and curates products for stylish pets and humans. We create innovative accessories that follow the latest fashion trends. Made with craftsmanship, one-of-a-kind patterns are functionally fitting for the modern-day pet. Modern Companion sells direct to consumers through our website, through wholesale, and through our storefront. Our storefront not only carries our products but other stylish and well-known brands. Modern Companion has a significant presence on social platforms, including over 30,000 followers on Instagram, 2,000 Facebook followers, and 30,000 Tik Tok followers.

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