Boutique Sales Associate
Moth is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic individual for the position of Sales Associate. Prior retail experience is a must.
Moth is a small, upscale boutique in Bucktown specializing in Japanese and Nordic housewares and garments. The candidate will be involved in all aspects of Moth's daily operations including customer service, merchandising, receiving orders, point of sale systems, phone and email correspondence, opening/closing procedures, purchasing supplies, and other duties as assigned. A polished appearance and friendly demeanor is therefore necessary.
The role will also involve actively maintaining Moth's social media platforms, primarily Instagram, in collaboration with owner and photographers/other staff. Demonstrated familiarity with social platforms a plus. We have a rapidly growing web store, and the candidate will assist in writing descriptions and updating prices on the web.
The successful candidate will be an individual who understands and champions Moth's vision as a small boutique specializing in unique garments and housewares from Japan and Scandinavia. Knowledge of arts and design is a must; knowledge of both regions preferred.
The position requires the ability to work as part of a team and the proven ability to take initiative.
Attention to detail is a must. The successful candidate will be a creative and efficient problem solver, and work well in an environment with changing demands.
BA or BFA required. Salary commensurate with experience. Must be available to work weekends.