Part Time Sales Associate

Madera is looking for a qualified candidate to join our team as a part-time showroom Sales Associate. The Showroom Sales Associate will be responsible for overseeing Madera’s showroom in Brooklyn, New York. Key functions will include answering phone calls, meeting and greeting clients and guests and working with the managing partners to strategize and maximize showroom sales and productivity. Immediate responsibilities will include:

  • Oversee the showroom in Brooklyn, New York
  • Maintain showroom and customer samples
  • Ensure showroom is fully equipped and furnished
  • Write up orders and communicate with partners when questions need answering
  • Answer phone calls
  • Meet and greet prospective clients
  • Schedule showroom visits

QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Bachelors Degree in a creative field (ie. architecture, interior-design, business or other related) 3-5 years of work experience
  • Prior commissioned sales experience strongly preferred
  • Ability to close sales, and attain sales and profit targets
  • Strong organizational skills and able to manage multiple tasks efficiently
  • Comfortable working in a fast, startup environment
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills and attention to detail a must
  • Flexible, self-motivated, and a collaborative team player
  • Able to communicate effectively with team members and clients
  • Ability to work retail showroom hours required (including evenings and weekends)
  • Knowledge and understanding of wood, timber industry and wood craftsmanship a plus
  • Interior/industrial design or architecture experience

COMPENSATION 

  • Competitive pay commensurate with qualifications and education
  • Madera employees are expected to use a personal for work

HOW TO APPLY

  • Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to jennifer@madera-trade.com
  • Please reference "PART TIME SALES ASSOCIATE" in the email subject
  • For more information about Madera Trade please visit www.madera-trade.com

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