linhardt seeking sales associate
Linhardt Design, the New York-based fine and fashion jewelry house, is looking for a trustworthy part-time sales associate to manage its East Village jewelry store several afternoons a week.
Job description: Linhardt Design Studio is a small jewelry shop located in the East Village, open Tuesday through Friday: 4-8pm, Saturdays: 12-7pm and Sundays: 12-5pm. The sales associate would run the shop several afternoons a week (exact schedule to be mutually agreed upon based on associate’s availability; with a minimum of 20 hours per week). This would include: opening and closing the store, welcoming customers and helping them select and purchase jewelry pieces, monitoring inventory and maintaining a tidy store, and respecting security procedures at all times. Extensive training is offered to each new associate.
Qualifications: Work ethics come first, relevant skill set and experience come second.
The candidate needs to:
– demonstrate outstanding character: be trustworthy, reliable, punctual; be organized, hard working, street-smart
– be engaging, helpful, and knowledgeable with customers and represent the brand’s sophistication; show strong customer service orientation
– have a strong interest in the product and the sustainable practices that are core to Linhardt Design
Experience in luxury retail or a high-end service environment is a plus.
Compensation: The position starts at an hourly wage plus bonus and with opportunity for health insurance as well as a pay increase based on performance. Linhardt Design offers a supportive and exciting work environment.
How to apply: Please send resume to “lisa (at) linhardtdesign.com” In the body of the email write why you are interested in the position and describe your key qualifications.