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Seasonal Sales Associate- Bluffton/HHI, SC 1854

Kate Spade

Bluffton, SC, US

since our launch in 1993 with a collection of six essential handbags, kate spade new york has always stood for optimistic femininity. today, our brand is a global life and style house with handbags, ready-to-wear, jewelry, footwear, gifts, home décor and more. polished ease, thoughtful details and a modern, sophisticated use of color—kate spade new york’s founding principles define a unique style synonymous with joy. under the vision of creative director nicola glass, we continue to celebrate confident women with a youthful spirit.

kate spade new york is part of the tapestry house of brands.

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job title: seasonal sales associate

department/location: retail

flsa status: non-exempt

report to: store manager general purpose of the position: represent and communicate the kate spade brand and lifestyle to customers through sales competency, product expertise and by providing the highest level of customer service. responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

essential duties and responsibilities

client & service expert:

achieves individual sales goals

develops strong product knowledge across all categories

the sales associate is responsible for ensuring exemplary customer service by delivering the ultimate kate spade experience

able to develop a personal clientele through effective use of the selling skills, proactive client outreach and use of client book

building brand equity:

understand and communicate the kate spade aesthetic, brand philosophy and lifestyle to the customer

demonstrate interest and ability to work as part of a team

operational excellence:

execute operational tasks as per company directives

accurately processes all pos transactions

adhere to and apply visual directives, ensure that store standards are executed daily

physical requirements:

available to work store schedule, as needed, including evenings and weekends

standing for extended periods of time

able to safely lift boxes up to 40 pounds

comfortable climbing ladders

skills and abilities required:

professional selling skills and exceptional interpersonal skills

prior luxury goods experience preferred

bilingual preferred

proactive ability to multi-task and prioritize

works well in a team environment

college degree preferred

kate spade new york is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and we pride ourselves on hiring and developing the best people. all employment decisions (including recruitment, hiring, promotion, compensation, transfer, training, discipline and termination) are based on the applicant’s or employee’s qualifications as they relate to the requirements of the position under consideration. these decisions are made without regard to age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic characteristics, race, color, creed, religion, ethnicity, national origin, alienage, citizenship, disability, marital status, military status, pregnancy, or any other legally-recognized protected basis prohibited by applicable law. visit kate spade new york at www.katespade.com.

Req ID:  50828


Nearest Major Market: Hilton Head
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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