La Kaiser is a Chicago based business, focusing on simplistic yet contemporary hand-crafted jewelry. We are currently looking to add a part time sales associate to help run our Holiday Shopping events on November 21-22 and December 5-6, with the added opportunity of joining the business as a part time/full time paid intern in 2016.
The ideal candidate is friendly, sales driven, motivated, detail orientated and thrives in a retail sales environment.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
-Setting up retail displays and laying out the jewelry (as will be explained during interviews)
-Greeting customers, offering assistance
-Giving advice/feedback to customers. Offering information on gemstone types and metals
-Acting as a cashier, accepting credit card/cash/cheque payments and totaling the amounts at the end of each day
-Recording sales/inventory at the end of each day
-Keeping the sales space clean, organized and aesthetically appealing at all times
-Collecting email addresses from customers who purchase and prospective customers
-Offering custom design alterations to any pieces and taking notes of customers requests and email information.
-At least one year previous retail experience in a boutique/store
-Achieved a high school diploma or above (preferred)
-Must have a competitive sales drive and the ability to set sales goals
-Ability to develop relationships with customers
-Ability to positively and proactively handle customer concerns and prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
-Ability to multi-task
-Must be enthusiastic about the fashion/jewelry industry and must be knowledgeable to an extent about gemstones and basic jewelry care
-Strong organizational, communication, interpersonal and execution skills
-(Basic jewelry making skills - not required, but a plus)
Pay: $12 hourly and 10% commission on all sales made
Location: Downtown Chicago. Details to follow.
Job Type: Sales Associate with opportunity to join our business as a part time/full time paid intern in 2016.
Email: email@example.com with a copy of your resume and a cover letter stating why we should hire you.