CAREERS

Bloomingdale’s is always looking for talented people to be a part of the Bloomingdale’s family.

Bloomingdale’s mission is to make themselves like no other store in the world.

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Aster Hall is hiring for a front of house team member, bartender, barista, line cooks, and dishwasher.

Brendan Sodikoff’s Aster Hall does the impossible by making a food court fun.   Located on the Magnificent Mile on three floors of the Shops at 900 N Michigan Ave, Aster Hall combines Hogsalt’s greatest hits (burgers, coffee, doughnuts, BBQ, ramen) with new concepts to deliver 16 different cuisines in a stylish and friendly atmosphere.

To apply, please email your resume to contact@asterhallchicago.com

Primary Purpose:
The successful individual will leverage their proficiency in retail to…

Client & Service Expert:
 Expertise in the development of a clientele.
 Model and lead the team by developing a repeat business and maximizes sales through proactive client outreach.
 Build and maintain new and existing client relationships and have a strong, productive client book.
 Maintain clientele and thank you note standards.
 Demonstrate strong use of selling skills.

Leadership Presence:
 Achievement of personal sales goals.
 Educate team on sales plans, personal sales goals, store stats and drives team to achieve them.
 Ensure the highest level of service is provided to all customers through extensive product knowledge and the completion of product profiles.
 Foster a team environment by creating a fun, competitive, inviting atmosphere.

Building Brand Equity:
 Understand and communicate the kate spade new york brand aesthetic, brand philosophy and lifestyle to the sales team and customer.
 Ensure brand and operating standards are met to support brand consistency.
 Ensure store presentation standards are achieved and maintained.

Operational Excellence:
 Perform and supervise store opening and closing procedures including counting register funds, completing bank deposits, opening and closing registers and securing facility.
 Accurately processes all POS transactions and inventory functions such as transfers, receiving, fedex shipments, repairs and damages to maintain the integrity of the inventory.
 Adherence to Kate Spade loss prevention policies and operational procedures.
The accomplished individual will possess…
 Strong written and verbal communication skills
 Detail oriented
 Proactive ability to multi task and prioritize

An outstanding professional will have…
 Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in luxury goods or a comparable retail environment
 College degree preferred
Physical Requirements…
 Available to work store schedule, as needed, including evenings and weekends
 Standing for extended periods of time
 Able to safely lift boxes up to 40 pounds
 Comfortable climbing ladders

Our Competencies for All Employees
 Drive for Results: Can be counted on to exceed goals successfully; is constantly and consistently one of the top performers; very bottom-line oriented; steadfastly pushes self and others for results.
 Customer Focus: Is dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers; gets first-hand customer information and uses it for improvements in products and services; acts with customers in mind; establishes and maintains effective relationships with customers and gains their trust and respect.
 Creativity: Comes up with a lot of new and unique ideas; easily makes connections among previously unrelated notions; tends to be seen as original and value-added in brainstorming settings.
 Interpersonal Savvy: Relates well to all kinds of people, up, down, and sideways, inside and outside the organization; builds appropriate rapport; builds constructive and effective relationships; uses diplomacy and tact; can diffuse even high-tension situations comfortably.
 Learning on the Fly: Learns quickly when facing new problems; a relentless and versatile learner; open to change; analyzes both successes and failures for clues to improvement; experiments and will try anything to find solutions; enjoys the challenge of unfamiliar tasks; quickly grasps the essence and the underlying structure of anything.
 Perseverance: Pursues everything with energy, drive, and a need to finish; seldom gives up before finishing, especially in the face of resistance or setbacks.
 Dealing with Ambiguity: Can effectively cope with change; can shift gears comfortably; can decide and act without having the total picture; isn’t upset when things are up in the air; doesn’t have to finish things before moving on; can comfortably handle risk and uncertainty.

Our Competencies for All People Managers
 Strategic Agility: Sees ahead clearly; can anticipate future consequences and trends accurately; has broad knowledge and perspective; is future oriented; can articulately paint credible pictures and visions of possibilities and likelihoods; can create competitive and breakthrough strategies and plans.
 Building Effective Teams: Blends people into teams when needed; creates strong morale and spirit in his/her team; shares wins and successes; fosters open dialogue; lets people finish and be responsible for their work; defines success in terms of the whole team; creates a feeling of belonging in the team.
 Managerial Courage: Doesn’t hold back anything that needs to be said; provides current, direct, complete, and “actionable” positive and corrective feedback to others; lets people know where they stand; faces up to people problems on any person or situation (not including direct reports) quickly and directly; is not afraid to take negative action when necessary.

TO APPLY

Please email Rachel, rmatthews@katespade.com, with your resume and interest or click here: https://careers.tapestry.com/katespade/job/Chicago-FT-Sr_-Muse-IL-60290/729419100/

Kate Spade is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and we pride ourselves on hiring and developing the best people. All employment decisions (including recruitment, hiring, promotion, compensation, transfer, training, discipline and termination) are based on the applicant’s or employee’s qualifications as they relate to the requirements of the position under consideration. These decisions are made without regard to age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic characteristics, race, color,
creed, religion, ethnicity, national origin, alienage, citizenship, disability, marital status, military status, pregnancy, or any other legally-recognized protected basis prohibited by applicable law. Visit Kate Spade at www.katespade.com.

Req ID:  87870

The Showroom Sales Rep increases sales, market share, company profitability and customer satisfaction by working with the customers, contractors, buyers, and in choosing from a wide variety of designs, accessories or related products. Our Showroom Sales Rep provides expert product knowledge, selection assistance and customer service.

Job Duties:

  • Work with customers or their representatives (designers, contractors etc.) in planning and product selection
  • Possess a professional, knowledgeable, positive and energetic attitude
  • Uses strong consultative sales skills and interpersonal skills (both oral and written), attention to detail,strong follow-up skills
  • Assist in marketing campaigns
  • Maintain accurate and organized files
  • Work with Outside Sales Staff and Counter Sales Staff to assist in following up with customers
  • Develop long-term relationships with industry customers (i.e. designers)
  • Use appropriate office technologies and computers to process and track orders and maintain excellentcommunication with all contacts
  • Assist with special projects such as special events and display changes
  • Maintain the Showroom as a professional place of business
  • Follow company policies and procedures

Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

§ Delivers superior customer service
§ Effective listening, communication (verbal and written), and negotiating skills
§ Accuracy and attention to detail
§ Professional attitude
§ Demonstrated understanding and application of effective selling strategies and techniques

§ Demonstrated success in growing sales or generating leads

TO APPLY

Please send your resume and interest to bellaniecele@gmail.com

BARBER

We are currently hiring licensed barbers who are trained in traditional barbering. You’ll be able to work in a high-end downtown environment that encourages you to develop your skillset and ensure customer satisfaction with every service.

MANICURIST

In addition to barbers, we are seeking manicurists who can supplement our barber services with some of the best manicures they can get in Chicago. Many of our packages include manicures along with haircuts and other services, giving our manicurists the chance to shine and help shape the perfect customer experience.

SHOE SHINE

We are in need of shoe shiners who can help ensure our customers look their best from head to toe. Shoe shines are integral finishing touches to some of our packages, making our shoe shine services just as vital as our barber services.

FRONT DESK

For a job as a front desk associate at one of the premier barbershops in downtown Chicago, Merchant & Rhoades offers the opportunity you’ve been looking for. The front desk associate will be the gateway to the rest of the customer experience, greeting and helping set the tone for each visit to our barbershop. Associate duties will also include managing appointments and daily schedules.

 

TO APPLY please click here to submit application: https://merchantandrhoades.com/pages/careers

 

PART-TIME RETAIL SALES FLOOR LEAD

Do you love all things cooking? Are you interested in sharing that passion with others? If so, the Retail Sales Floor Lead position at Sur La Table could be the perfect opportunity for you. This role contributes to our store’s success—and inspires our customers—through product expertise, customer service, leadership, and retail sales. Our ideal candidate is a cooking enthusiast and retail professional looking to grow in their career and leadership skills.

The Floor Lead reports to either the General Manager or Store Manager. Hours vary by week.

 TO APPLY

Please visit this link to apply for position: https://jobs-surlatable.icims.com/jobs/5811/job?mobile=false&width=1113&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-360&jun1offset=-300

Reach out to slt126@surlatable.com with any questions.

JOB OVERVIEW

We are looking for energetic, creative, and enthusiastic Personal Trainer, reporting to the Personal Trainer Manager and Fitness Manager to join the Equinox team. This is a non-exempt  hourly position great for candidates looking to make a significant impact in a growing and dynamic organization.

Job Description

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Administer fitness evaluations (Equifits), orientations, stretching and personal training sessions
  • Establish and maintain a personal training client base according to company standards
  • Provide a high level of personalized attention to members
  • Maintain knowledge and/or participation in all club services, programs and products
  • Update and maintain the Personal Training App
  • Instruct and demonstrate to members on the proper use of equipment and exercise techniques which may include operating equipment and dynamically moving weight up to 50 pounds
  • Provide each member and potential member with the best quality customer service
  • Adjust and operate all fitness equipment
  • Regular and predictable attendance
  • Attend Personal Training related meetings
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Current nationally recognized Personal Training certification (preferred)
  • CPR/AED certification
  • 1-3 yrs of previous Personal Training experience (preferred)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Possess honesty and personal integrity
  • Possess passion, ambition, drive, and knowledge regarding the fitness industry
  • Excel in time management, organizational and follow-up skills
  • Reliable, professional, computer literate, energetic, and friendly

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS  

  • Must be able to perform all essential physical aspects of the position which may include standing, sitting, running, walking, jumping, squatting, bending, and reaching. As well as pushing, pulling and lifting up to 50 lbs at a time

Additional Information

AS A MEMBER OF THE EQUINOX TEAM YOU WILL RECEIVE:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Medical, Vision and Dental coverage
  • 401K plan
  • Complimentary club membership
  • Discounts on Equinox products and services

NOTE: This job description is intended to describe the general requirements for the position. It is not a complete statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements. Other duties not listed here may be assigned as necessary to ensure the proper operations of the department.’

Equinox is an equal opportunity employer. For more information regarding our career opportunities, please visit one of our clubs or our website at https://careers.equinox.com/

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for energetic, creative, and enthusiastic Retail Shop Associates to join the Equinox Gold Coast team! This is a great position for a candidate looking to make a significant impact in a growing and dynamic organization.

The Shop Associate provides a total and unparalleled customer experience to all visitors Equinox and Shop visitors. The Shop Associate takes direction from the Shop MOD on business strategy and action plans to ensure maximum productivity and compliance with all company policies and procedures. The Shop Associate also assists with the timely and accurate completion of operational tasks.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

SALES & SERVICE:

  • Achievement of assigned monthly sales goals (individual contribution to total monthly store goal)
  • Ensure an unparalleled customer experience for all visitors to The Shop and to Equinox
  • Maintain knowledge of all club and Shop services, programs and products

OPERATIONAL EXCELLENCE:

  • Understands and upholds all loss prevention and inventory management policies on a consistent basis
  • Ensures personal comprehension of all communication and training materials, and assists Shop MOD with timely/accurate completion of all assigned operational tasks

PRODUCT & PRESENTATION:

  • Assists Shop MOD to ensure that The Shop is reflective of the company brand standards; i.e., through assisting with execution of merchandising and marketing direction, and through adherence to The Shop dress code
  • Maintains excellent housekeeping and organizational standards on sales floors, at cash wraps and in stockrooms

PROFESSIONAL DIMENSION:

  • Builds effective relationships and partnerships with fellow employees, colleagues, supervisors and clients
  • Maintains working knowledge of happenings and general standards and practices outside of The Shop, in other departments to encourage camaraderie and team spirit
  • Complies with and enforces all company policies and procedures; embraces and supports company initiatives
  • Communicates clearly and effectively at all levels with both tact and diplomacy

Qualifications

To successfully perform in this role, the individual should meet the following minimum requirements and qualifications:

  • The ability to take direction
  • Experience in a customer service business; preferably in retail
  • Hardworking and diligent, possessing both honesty and personal integrity
  • Excellent time management, organizational, problem solving and communication skills
  • Ability to utilize new techniques and ideas
  • Be available to work a varied schedule, based on the needs of our unique retail business

Additional Information

AS A MEMBER OF THE EQUINOX TEAM YOU WILL RECEIVE:

  • We offer competitive salary, benefits and industry leading commission opportunities for club employees
  • Complimentary Club membership
  • 30- 50% discounts on all Equinox products and services including Personal Training, Private Pilates, Spa and Café’ services and Shop items

NOTE: This job description is intended to describe the general requirements for the position. It is not a complete statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements. Other duties not listed here may be assigned as necessary to ensure the proper operations of the department.

Equinox is an equal opportunity employer. For more information regarding our career opportunities, please visit one of our clubs or our website at https://careers.equinox.com/

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. Must have a legal right to work in the United States.

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