Location: 4999 Old Orchard Ctr. Skokie, Illinois 60077
Employee Type: Regular
We offer a creative and friendly environment with plenty of opportunity for advancement.
We are on a mission to continually source and attract top talent. Because of this, we are consistently seeking candidates for current and future consideration. If you believe your skills, experience, and passion would be a great fit for Francesca's, we encourage you to apply today!.
At Francesca's, our Sales Associates are called Stylists. The successful Stylists candidate is a fashion savvy member of a Boutique Team who is motivated to provide a superior guest experience to maximize sales and profit. Under the guidance of the Boutique Leadership team, the Stylists is responsible for ensuring that sales goals are achieved by supporting and executing brand standards for our guest and team. This will include assisting with guests needs, offering product knowledge, merchandising, handling cash transactions, and maintaining a neat and visually inspiring boutique environment.
Candidates must be able to work a flexible schedule according to the needs of the business, including evenings, weekends and holidays.
Partners with Boutique Leadership Team to support company initiatives and objectives
Contributes to a positive and professional work environment, and collaborates with all team members
Represents francesca's core values, emphasizing a positive work environment that is fun and unique
Maintains a high degree of personal integrity
Recognizes opportunities to learn and grow, and invests in skills/experience that will help prepare him/her for the next level of responsibility
Networks to attract the best talent
Understands and is able to deliver "Our francesca's Promise" for our guests
Proactively engages in a selling culture that focuses on building a loyal guest following through clear and positive communication
Provides excellent customer service on the selling floor, in the fitting room and at the cash wrap
Is able to balance our guest experience with necessary operational tasks
Helps to maintain a visually inspiring boutique that is compelling to our guests at all times
Assists in delivering our visual brand standards and presenting our unique product mix by actively working with products including: stocking, replenishing, folding, hanging, displaying and merchandising
Proactively educates himself/herself on product knowledge, campaign promotions and merchandising standards
Demonstrates a passion for fashion by understanding trends
Understands and follows all company policies and procedures
Performs boutique opening and closing procedures
Works effectively with team members to ensure the selling floor, cash wrap, fitting rooms and stockroom are clean and well maintained per francesca's standards
Demonstrates an interest level in understanding retail sales and the relationship to inventory levels in order to assist in identifying needs with the Boutique Leadership Team
Protects the physical assets of the boutique by participating in weekly audits, routine cycle counts and an annual physical inventory
Posess a creative flair for fashion
Minimum 1 year experience in a specialty retail store
Strong merchandising and visual skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent organization skills; able to execute tasks efficiently
Proactive and creative problem solving ability
Flexible and adaptable
Ability to multi-task and balance multiple priorities
Proficient computer skills
Ability to work weekends, nights and holidays
Ability to effectively maneuver around sales floor and stockroom, repetitive bending, prolonged standing, twisting, stooping, squatting and climbing
Must be able to work alone
Must be able to lift and carry up to 35 lbs
francesca's is an equal opportunity employer
francesca's understands that it is our team members that contribute to our growth and we invite you to help us continue in our success!
Francesca's Collections, Inc.