Luxottica Alain Mikli - F/T Sales Associate in New York, New York

Requisition ID: 73416

Store # : 008688 Alain Mikli

Position: Full-Time

Since 1978, the Alain Mikli brand has been synonymous with distinctiveness and provocation, thanks to its unique design and exclusive color combinations. A union between a piece of art and a consumer product, the eyewear is practical but edgy. The intention behind our designs has always been to selectively target an audience of tastemakers and creative people around the world.

A part of an eyewear industry leader, Luxottica, all of Alain Mikli’s projects are intended to reinforce the connection between the brand and today’s creative audience by aligning with iconic brands, artists, photographers and fashion influencers who share a common vision.

GENERAL FUNCTION

The Retail Sales Associate sells products and provides optimum customer service.Contributes to the store’s success by building and maintaining a strong client following.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Cross sells Oliver Peoples’ products to customers by demonstrating knowledge of the brand and basic optical principles.

  • Provides optimum service level to every customer.

  • Displays knowledge of the Brand, warranties and options offered by Oliver Peoples to all customers.

  • Connects and develops strong relationships with clients in order to build and maintain a strong client following.

  • Maintains extremely high standards of sales and service, visual and merchandising elements.

  • Stays current on product knowledge and fashion trends in order to be the authority for the client and drive sales and meet the client’s needs.

  • Maintains the Flagship/Store’s presentation standards both on the sales floor and in the back office.

  • Understands and supports all brand policies and procedures.

  • Miscellaneous in-store duties as assigned.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • 2+ years selling high-end optical/eyewear or luxury products

  • Selling; excellent communication and customer service skills

  • Able to speak clearly and understandably; hear communications by telephone and in person

  • Ability to multi-task

  • Flexibility

  • Punctual - must be reliable

  • Attention to detail

  • Ability to maintain highest degree of confidentiality at all times

  • Takes initiative in self-development

  • Performs well under time or workload pressure

  • Organization. - keeps on schedule

  • Performs work in a fashion that others can pick up where left off

  • Ability to learn

  • Fosters and promotes a cohesive team

  • Practicality - applies information available in a sensible way to function in the job

  • Questioning - ability and willingness to orally seek out information in order to complete work in an effective and accurate manner

  • Organizational awareness - understands the effect and implications of decisions on other components of the organization

  • Treats each member of the team with professionalism and respect – is a team player Exemplifies the brand’s retail vision, mission and values; celebrates Wins; leads by example

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • A two-year degree or equivalent work experience

  • Proficient in Ciao POS

Upon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process. To request a reasonable accommodation, please contact Talent Luxottica at 877-589-8253 (513-765-2256 outside of US) or email TalentLuxottica@luxotticaretail.com

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information or any other characteristics protected by law.

"luxury" OR "optical" OR "optician" OR "retail sales" Retail Associate