Institute of Contemporary Art Boston

25 Harbor Shore Drive
Boston, MA 02210
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Date Posted:
April 13, 2021

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Retail/Sales/Waitstaff

Type:
Part-Time

Virgil Abloh Sales Associate

Description:

Overview: The Virgil Abloh Sales Associate will work at the ICA in the specially designed Virgil Abloh store in connection with the Virgil Abloh exhibition. Sales Associates will provide ICA visitors with a high level of customer service in a fast-paced environment.


Responsibilities:

· Greet customers upon entry to the store, offer assistance and answer product inquiries

· Assess customer needs, provide assistance and information on product details and features

· Achieve high level of customer satisfaction by providing excellent customer service and sales interactions

· Actively engage with customers by providing positive experience

· Follow and achieve department’s sales goals

· “Go the extra mile” to drive and successfully complete sales

· Replenish stock when necessary and maintain overall store appearance

· Remain knowledgeable on products offered and discuss available or alternate options

· Process purchases though handheld POS system

· Sell a variety of products

· Maintain compliance with inventory control policies and procedures

· Open and/or close the store when scheduled

· Communicate basic information about Virgil Abloh exhibition to ICA visitors if asked.

· Maintain ICA dress code.

· Weekend hours are mandatory, as well as some additional evenings and holidays. Commitment needed from June 15 – September 26.

Temp Employment for 16 weeks

Part Time Hourly, Non-exempt


Qualifications:

· Proven work experience as a Retail Sales Associate,Sales Representative or similar role

· Basic understanding of sales principles and customer service practices

· Hands-on experience with POS transactions

· Solid communication and interpersonal skills

· A friendly and energetic personality with customer service focus

· Ability to perform under pressure in a fast-paced environment

· Availability to work flexible hours including evening and weekend shifts


How To Apply:

Interested candidates should send a resume and letter of interest to icastore@icaboston.org. When applying, please include “Virgil Abloh Sales Associate” in the subject line.

The ICA is located at 25 Harbor Shore Drive, Boston, and is accessible by public transportation Red and Silver Line.

The ICA is dedicated to building a culturally diverse and pluralistic workforce committed to working in a multicultural environment. Qualified candidates from groups historically underrepresented in the museum professions are strongly encouraged to apply.

The ICA is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to being a diverse and inclusive workplace. We are an EOE/AA employer dedicated to fair and inclusive employment practices for all individuals.


Apply by:
May 15, 2021
Salary:
15.00
About this Organization:
https://www.icaboston.org/about/history