Personal Shopper, Part Time - 1151 3rd Ave, New York, NY

Vineyard Vines - New York, NY4.0

Reports To: Captain (Store Manager)/First Mate (Assistant Manager)

As the ultimate representative of vineyard vines style, the Personal Stylist will support the store team to drive top-line sales through personal sales, crew development and community partnerships. When on the sales floor the Personal Stylist will ensure the customer experience supports our brand promise that “Every Day Should Feel This Good.”

Drive Profitable Sales Growth:
  • Generate Sales
  • Supports store to meet and exceed store financial goals and metrics.
  • Leads the store in SPH and SWO sales
  • Partners with management to plan events, including a monthly “trunk show” for new collections
  • Personally drive 10% of total store sales each month through shopping parties, appointment sales, and general floor sales
  • Generate at least 5% of total personal sales generated from Hug Book Clients
  • Schedules a minimum of 10 client appointments per month
  • Plans and holds a client preview party each month
  • Operations
  • Helps maintain a clean and well-maintained store environment
  • Maintains loss prevention awareness at all times
Build Better Relationships With Our Customers
  • Customer experience
  • Regularly exemplifies our values of: Passion, Service, Integrity, Commitment, Teamwork, and Fun
  • Develops and maintains relationships with top customers to help increase spend and frequency of buying
  • Seeks out opportunities to surprise and delight clients through special services and Hugs.
  • Supports the customer experience through Hug Book management including the following:
  • Coaching team on Hug Book Expectations
  • Managing Wish Lists
  • Monitoring percentage of store sales generated from Hug Book
  • Leads the store in email capture and educates new crew members on best practices
  • Merchandising
  • Helps to maintain merchandising as it pertains to company standards, current compass, and brand initiatives
  • Contributes to weekly product feedback
Make vineyard vines a Better Place to Work
  • Crew Development
  • Helps in recruiting and referring top talent for the store’s team
  • Supports store and team-building activities with the management team
  • Provides continuing education to crew members on the following:
  • WHALE Experience
  • Fit sessions when new product arrives
  • Product Knowledge (weekly, seasonal, and in-stock)
  • MPOS/technology tools
  • Store Environment
  • Helps foster a welcoming, fun, encouraging and energetic crew and customer environment
  • Sets the example on the sales floor by hosting within a zone
  • Charismatic personality and a passion for the vineyard vines brand
  • A great fashion aesthetic and knowledge of styling
  • A proven track record in driving sales
  • Positive outlook
  • Strong interpersonal communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to perform effective selling techniques to achieve sales and clienteling
  • Creative, adaptable, and entrepreneurial
  • Team focused, confident and professional
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to plan, manage time, and make decisions in a fast-paced environment
  • Scheduling Notes
  • Must be available to work peak hours and days to support store business including weekends and holidays
  • This is a Full-Time Position. Must be available to work at least 30 hours a week and up to 40 - depending on the needs of the business.