Design Consultant

HOM Furniture Corporate Office Little Canada , MN 55117

Posted 2 months ago

WHO ARE WE?

HOM Furniture is a growing company that ranks as one of the nation's largest furniture retailers serving customers in the upper Midwestern states. Since its founding in 1974, HOM Furniture has continued to evolve and grow while cultivating an excellent working environment and great opportunities for all of HOM Furniture's employees. With 17 stores and counting, HOM Furniture serves as the primary furniture destination for thousands of customers.

WHY WE WANT YOU!

HOM is searching for an enthusiastic, detail oriented, energetic person with a passion for design and helping clients create beautiful spaces within their homes. Our Design Consultants are trusted advisors who guide our clients through their furniture purchase while ensuring each piece fits both their needs and budget. They provide exceptional service to ensure that our clients receive a luxury sales experience.

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Qualifications

  • $20/Hour Guarantee Against Commissions - Better Producers Earn $60K - $100K Annually

  • College Degree or Design Degree

  • 3 years of professional

OR if you do not qualify for the above we offer:

  • $15/Hour Guarantee Against Commissions

  • High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED), may be working towards it

  • 1 to 3 years of related experience or equivalent training preferred.

  • Effective communication skills both verbal and written

  • Previous project and room design knowledge preferred

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Assisting our clients with furniture and accessory selections

  • Attend weekly product knowledge training

  • Efficiently track prospective clients and actively follow up as products or promotions meet their needs

  • Provide our customers with a luxury experience by following our Customer Focused Selling process

  • Ensure accuracy of order entry

Education and/or Experience

  • High School Diploma

  • Minimum of 1 year of luxury sales experience

  • Effective communication skills both verbal and written

  • Previous project and room design knowledge preferred

Language Skills

Requires skills to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Need to be able to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization. Demonstrate the ability to communicate in English, both verbally and in written format.

Mathematical Skills

Mathematical aptitude to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Also requires skills to compute rate, ratio, and percentage and the ability to draw and interpret bar graphs.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand for sustained periods of time, move about on foot to accomplish tasks, use spoken word to communicate, and perceive the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction.

The employee is occasionally required to sit or remain in a stationary position for extended periods of time; use hands to handle or feel objects with either the entire hand or fingers, including typing. Reach with hands and arms in any direction, ascend and descend ladders and stairs using feet and legs and/or hands and arms. Stooping by bending downward and forward by bending at the waist, kneeling or bending at the knees to come to a rest on knee or knees, crouching by bending the body downward and forward, or crawling by moving about on hands or hands and feet. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close visual acuity to perform activities such as: preparing and analyzing data or figures, transcribing, viewing a computer terminal, extensive reading, visual inspection involving small defects, and using measurement devices.

Reasoning Ability

Must be able to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Need to be able to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Work Environment

The location of this position may vary as business needs change. The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Other

Benefits:

  • Paid Time Off

  • Medical and/or Dental Coverage

  • 401K Plan

  • Employee Discount

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