We are currently hiring at Hannah Elizabeth!
Bridal Boutique Assistant Manager
We have a rare and exciting opportunity for a personable, creative individual to join our close knit team and get a glimpse inside the inner workings of a successful luxury bridal boutique. This management role will be a fixed term maternity cover post commencing from August 2017, until the end of July 2018 with potential to other opportunities within the business following the maternity period cover.
Our boutique sells beautiful wedding dresses by leading luxury designers, along with a selection of bridesmaid’s gowns and beautiful accessories from hairpieces, veils, lingerie and shoes, all to complement our selection of unique wedding gowns.
This is a customer facing role so an exceptional level of customer service skills are an essential. You will work as a bridal stylist and be required to provide a VIP bridal experience to clients along with managing the running of the boutique and staff day to day. A love and passion for luxurious fabrics, exquisite detail and a keen eye for styling will be key to this role.
Other duties include responding to enquiries via phone and email and sales, follow up emails, stock and marketing management. A professional manner and exceptional organisation and efficiency skills are fundamental to this role.
The ideal candidate will come from a luxury retail background and will share our passion for beautiful bridal fashion and delivering a wonderful customer experience.
*Providing excellent customer service at all times
*Bridal styling and advising
*Consistently achieving sales targets
*Managing sales and stock by processing purchase orders and maintaining up to date sales and stock records
*Implementing marketing plan through daily posts on social media and regular website/blog updates.
* Visual merchandising of the boutique windows and ensuring the boutique is kept beautifully presented. Attention to detail is Key.
*Able to work on Saturdays, late evenings on a Thursday occasional Sundays for wedding Fayres and Designer Trunk shows and events.
The ideal candidate will possess the following:
*Experience at delivering an exceptional level of customer service
*Strong retail background
*Excellent interpersonal skills
*Well-presented appearance and a personable, professional manner
*Enthusiasm for bridal fashion and styling with previous experience in the bridal industry being preferable
*Excellent organisational skills with a good ability to multi task
*Computer skills including Microsoft Office and basic excel
* Keen and willingness to learn new skills within the Bridal Industry
* Creative minded
*Aptitude for social media including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.
If you are a proactive, creative person with a strong customer service focus, take pride and ownership in your contribution, have excellent attention to detail and want to be part of an expanding close knit team with a true passion for what we do, this could be your next role.
Tuesday 9:45am -5:15pm
Wednesday 9:45 am – 5:15pm
Thursday 10:45am – 8:15pm
Friday 9:45am -5:15pm
Saturday 8:45am – 5:15pm
Total- 40.5 hours
You will be required to work occasional Sundays to exhibit at Wedding Fairs, host Designer Trunk show events in the boutique and Sample Sales.
Driving Licence is required
Salary- Available on request