Sales Assistant

Baker Furniture - Dania Beach, FL

Full-timeEstimated: $38,000 - $50,000 a year
EducationSkills

Job Summary

In 1890, Siebe Baker founded Baker Furniture, a company which emerged in the 1960’s as the leading resource for those who appreciate the finest. With over 20 locations globally and 800 employees, Baker continues today as a furniture industry leader, ever-expanding our product line to craft stylish, graceful furniture with an emphasis on comfort.

As a luxury furniture Sales Assistant in our Dania Baker Showroom, located in the Design Center of the Americas (DCOTA), this would be your unique opportunity to set your mark within our industry and live on the leading edge while gaining paramount experience in a non-threatening sales environment. The luxury furniture Sales Assistant has the primary responsibility of providing valuable sales support to the existing group of Sales Associates in the Dania Baker Showroom in order to maximize sales volume by growing existing business, developing new business, and offering the highest quality and service standards in the industry. Potential promotion to Sales Associate is foreseeable in the event an apprentice shows promise and a sales position becomes vacant.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Shadow sales responsibilities.
  • Initial greeting of showroom customers.
  • Provide support to Sales Associates, Customer Service, and Showroom Manager.
  • Product knowledge.
  • Provide sales assistance to unassigned clients.
  • Business Development.
  • Other projects, as assigned.

Qualifications and Skills

  • 1+ year of Sales experience is required.
  • Intermediate Microsoft Office skills required.
  • 1-2 years' Retail/Design experience is required.
  • Attention to detail, a high-energy attitude, self-motivation, a desire to develop one's career, and the ability to clearly communicate creative vision are all important qualifications for this role.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business/Communications is preferred.
  • Certificate in Interior Design/Architecture is preferred.
  • SAP experience is highly desirable.
  • Revit, AutoCAD, SketchUp, Illustrator, and/or InDesign experience preferred.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Retail Sales: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Design: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Location:

  • Dania Beach, FL 33004 (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)