PT Sales Support - United by Blue (North Bridge)
- Chicago, IL
- Part Time
- Entry Level
Leap Powered Brands: Ring Concierge, Frank and Oak, Naadam, Something Navy, GoodLife, Mack Weldon, UpWest, Public Rec, Vincero, Yoga Democracy, Bad Birdies, Aurate, Package Free, Little Words Project
Leap develops and operates modern physical retail stores for emerging brands. Via the Leap platform, brands rapidly deploy efficient, modern stores that work in concert with their e-commerce customer experiences. Brand stores powered by Leap deliver outstanding customer experience and powerful insights that enable emerging brands to grow and innovate more quickly and more profitably, with significantly less risk. In the last year we’ve grown to 34 stores for 18 brands and are set to grow even more rapidly in 2022 and beyond.
Leap is currently looking for a Part-Time Sales Associate to join United By Blue store in North Bridge. As a sales associate, you will help build out this exciting new retail model for Leap, while gaining first hand exposure to various prominent and exciting brands like United By Blue. You will not only provide an exceptional shopping experience in-store, but assist customers virtually on an appointment basis and fulfill orders out of the store and ship to customers directly. You will take pride and ownership in being part of the best team and know that you are an integral part in shaping the next frontier of brick and mortar retail.
Sales Associate Profile
You're excited to work with emerging brands
You have experience working with customers and motivated to help them through their retail experience from start to finish
You’re a natural problem solver
You enjoy a collaborative and supportive work environment
You place value on being a self-starter with an entrepreneurial spirit
You'd describe yourself as positive, passionate about fashion, high energy, and eager to learn
You're excited to increase brand exposure in your personal market
Comfortable learning and or operating retail technology and platforms (POS,Shopify, Ticket scanners)
You're able to work a retail schedule, including nights, weekends, and holidays
Comfortable working with/using a ladder and lifting a maximum of 50lbs.
Sales Associate Objective
As a store associate you will play a key role in creating a memorable experience for customers
Directly impact the business by assisting in driving and meeting daily sales goals
Maintain current knowledge of brand standards and merchandise
Resolve customer issues with proactive positive impact
Participate in general store maintenance (fitting rooms, sales floor, inventory room, etc.)
Assist with special brand store events
Provide additional support to surrounding brands as needed
Career growth opportunities
Exceptional employee discount on product
Continued education (e-learning and training)
Flexible working hours/schedule (weekend availability and at least one weekday)
In order to achieve our mission, we need to work hard to create a diverse community of Leapers to support the brand and customers we serve and help us all grow and thrive individually and as a team. Our differences make our organization special and are paramount to our culture. Your age, skin color, beliefs, sexual orientation, nationality, disability, parental status, vet status, gender identity are valued.