Family owned and operated in Vermont since 1990.

Receiver - Williston, VT

Receiver - Williston, VT

Position: Receiver - Williston, Vt
Location: Williston, VT


A receiver working for Lenny’s Shoe & Apparel must accurately handle and process incoming and outgoing products in a warehouse. Their primary duties include the receiving and pricing of physical products, maintaining the accuracy of inventory while also monitoring purchase orders, special orders, vendor records and other duties as assigned. This position reports to the store manager.


  • Accurately and efficiently receive all merchandise into Point of Sale system
  • Maintain accurate pricing and purchase order/special order tracking records
  • Monitor status of purchase orders/special orders: their timely arrival, back orders, cancellations, etc.
  • Assist with invoice and packing list discrepancies as necessary
  • Interact with vendors to expedite the return of all defective, damaged or unwanted product; organize, pack and ship vendor return authorizations in a timely fashion
  • Maintain current list of vendor terms including returns policy
  • Assist during physical inventory
  • Assist with special projects as assigned by management or owners
  • Attend store meetings as scheduled
  • Maintain an organized and neat workspace and assisting with housekeeping as required


  • Efficiency with computers and software (to include Microsoft Office/Google Suite)
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to troubleshoot and solve problems as they arise
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision once trained
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to adapt, multi-task and maintain focus when interrupted
  • Access and operate office, cleaning, and retail equipment (dollies, two wheelers, ladders, etc)
  • Lift (up to 70lbs assisted), bend, stoop, reach, climb, move boxes, store fixtures while practicing safe lifting skills
  • Interact with a variety of people (customers, staff, and vendors) and maintain a friendly yet professional demeanor


Our established business offers an outstanding benefits package including health insurance, 401K with company match and employee discount. Our fun, fast-paced work environment provides ample opportunity for career growth for an eager and motivated individual.


To apply, please email your cover letter, resume and three professional references to Briefly explain why you want to work at Lenny's. Review of applications will start immediately and continue until the position is filled.