We are hiring.
A+R is seeking a highly motivated, self-disciplined, full-time Design Adviser with experience in sales and customer service. A background in management or desire to grow into this responsibility is welcome, as opportunities become available at our fast-growing business.
Celebrating a decade in retail design this year, A+R has developed into an internationally known brand specializing in offering innovative product design and top-notch customer service through our La Brea Avenue showroom and online store, selling furniture, lighting, rugs and smaller decor furnishing and gifts from design houses and independent designers around the world.
Being an integral member of a tightly knit team of sales advisers with a priority on sales, customer service, clienteling, store appearance and shrinkage;
Taking leads and closing sales, including necessary follow up before and after transaction;
Modeling and developing a flat-level environment where everyone pitches in and no job is too big or small;
Taking responsibility as part of the team in all operations including inventory levels, interfacing with online store + staff, special orders and special events/projects;
Ensuring that our company values (innovation, precision, teamwork and exceptional attention to our clients—well, everything, really) are exhibited in the day to day operations.
Sales experience, preferably retail and in furniture/design;
Capacity to listen to and assess client needs and provide guidance and information on a wide swath of product categories and individual product features;
Collaborate with co-workers to ensure a full and effective customer service experience;
Proven ability to drive sales and motivate fellow team members in an intimate boutique environment;
Inclination to roll up sleeves and get the job done, while also possessing the refinement to work with discriminating clientele;
Proficiency in communicating in English, both verbal and writing;
Ability to work a flexible schedule, 5 days a week, including weekends (job REQUIRES working a MINIMUM of 1 of 2 weekend days);
Deft in problem solving, organizational and IT/computer skills;
Ability to plan strategically and execute tactically.
Excellent hourly wage;
Health insurance, vacation benefits and sick days;
Birthday is a paid holiday;
A close and enthusiastic team of dedicated colleagues;
A rapidly evolving work environment that rewards longevity with opportunity;
Discount on store merchandise.
Only serious applicants with requested qualifications and experience need apply.
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