The Madeline Weinrib Atelier, a rapidly growing high-end carpet, textile and home accessories design company is looking for a polished Sales Assistant to join their team!
Job Description: The Sales Assistant’s responsibilities include providing support to the Sales Team with inquiries and orders placed by our retailers, designers, and clients via email, phone, and face to face in our retail/trade atelier. The Sales Assistant will act as a brand specialist and will work directly with clients and designers to provide product information as needed. Additional duties will include the fulfillment of sample requests, maintenance of mailing lists, ensuring order completion and shipment.
The Sales Assistant will handle customer service inquiries and respond to product inquiries in a timely and professional manner. The emphasis for this position is to provide exemplary customer service and to support the Director of Sales and the Sales Associates.
Ideal candidates will be extremely organized above all else! Must also be reliable, organized, detail oriented, and able to multi-task. Previous sales experience in high end retail or wholesale environment is preferred and excellent written and verbal communication skills, professional phone demeanor, and administrative skills are a must. Candidates should be team players and work well independently and be highly motivated. An interest in fine arts, textiles, and/or the home fashion industry is also necessary.
Full-Time, Hourly, Temporary (3-4 month engagement) with strong possibility of Permanent Position.
Salary commensurate with experience. Must be available both Saturday and Sunday.
All resumes and cover letters may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.