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. 

To apply, please come in during store hours and ask for our Assistant Store Manager, Blair.  


  • 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.