Retail Sales & Ecomm Team

Availability for April 2022: We are currently seeking a full time candidate (5 days/week) AND/OR part time (weekends only).

Location: 99 Grand Street, Williamsburg Brooklyn.

TWO POSITIONS AVAILABLE:
1) Full time [Keyholder] (40 hrs/week- includes health and dental benefits & two weeks PTO)
2) Part time: weekends ONLY (extremely sales-oriented)

Full day (7 to 8 hours) and weekend availability required for both full time and part time positions.

About us: LEIF is a 10+ year old home decor and lifestyle brand and shop spanning all things home decor and lifestyle. We're a small team of 5 trying to keep up with rapid growth and looking for another addition to our tight-knit team. Our business is centered around our Williamsburg retail flagship where we sell our own products mixed with hundreds of other brands from around the world. We also have a strong e-commerce business and wholesale business, and to be quite honest, we are a pretty great place to work for!

If the following resonates with you, you might be the perfect fit:
+ You are outgoing and have a warm, genuine and friendly personality.
+ You're visually inclined with an eye for style and detail.
+ You have a versatile skill set, like being busy and having a wide array of responsibilities.
+ You are good at multitasking while maintaining an extreme attention to detail.
+ You're passionate about products and pretty things, particularly home decor.
+ You prefer working with a small, tight-knit team where your work matters.
+ You know how to have fun while also taking your work seriously.
+ You enjoy free snacks and sparkling water.
+ You have an interest in growing with a rapidly expanding business.

Responsibilities include:
+ Being an all-star salesperson and conveying a natural ease with customers.
+ Monitoring and fulfilling web orders.
+ Receiving new inventory and managing existing inventory.
+ Customer service: in person as well as over the phone and email.
+ Contributing ideas for email marketing, in-store merchandising, and more.
+ Shop upkeep, visual merchandising, organizing stock in back of house.
+ Working closely with owner and the rest of the team to streamline the business and grow sales.

Requirements:
+ Prior retail experience (at least two years preferred—applications with zero prior retail experience will not be considered).
+ Extremely reliable
+ Excellent written and verbal communication
+ An outgoing, warm, vibrant and friendly personality with an authentic, natural ease with people
+ Self starter who takes initiative
+ Ability to multitask and perform well under pressure
+ Organized, efficient and aesthetically/visually inclined (gift wrapping, merchandising).

To apply: send an email to stacy@leifshop.com with the subject "LEIF - Weekend Sales" OR "LEIF - E-Comm and Sales - Full Time" based on the position you are applying for. Please include your resume and a cover letter (to give us a feel for your personality), and why you think you'd be a good fit for LEIF. Links to your Pinterest and/or Instagram account are a plus for us and give us a great idea of who you are and if you're a good fit.