customer service  1.800.274.7730

Showroom Manager

 
Department: Sales

Reports to: Sales

Status: Non-exempt

Job Type: Full Time

 

As a family-owned company, PALECEK values integrity, loyalty and strong partnerships. We are driven to improve, innovate and inspire. We bring our personal best to every aspect of our business, from our design and craft, to our internal teamwork and customer service. We are passionate about creativity and believe beautiful spaces enhance the quality of life.
 

Summary

The manager is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the showroom, including Sales, Marketing, Customer Service and Merchandising assistance. As a self-starter, you are expected to seek business opportunities and initiatives to improve sales. You must provide outstanding customer service, achieve sales goals, produce monthly sales reports, manage special showroom events, and assist in trade shows when needed. You will need to demonstrate a high degree of professionalism and be self-motivating.
 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

    • • Achieve high levels of sales performance and results.
    • • Assist customers in the selection, purchase and delivery of merchandise.
    • • Generate new accounts, maintain relationships with current accounts, and create a clientele database.
    • • Manage monthly finances, budget, and payroll.
    • • Hire and train showroom assistant staff when needed.
    • • Merchandise product and showroom following corporate guidelines.
    • • Coordinate the receiving of Inventory.
    • • Assist in shipping new samples and manage local showroom inventory.
    • • Manage and assist trade show set up.
    • • Plan, coordinate, and host special events in showroom.
    • • Networking, attend industry social and educational events offered in the design community.
    • • Oversee compliance of all company policies, procedures, and standards.
    • • Some travel will may be required.
    •  
      Skills and Competencies:

      • • To the Trade and Wholesale industry knowledge.
      • • Outstanding customer service and exceptional follow up.
      • • Proactive with the ability to prioritize tasks and problem solve.
      • • Furniture industry and design knowledge.
      • • Merchandising capabilities.
      • • Order processing and basic computer skills o Word and Excel proficient.
      • • Manage time wisely, work independently, and be a self-motivating proactive worker.
      • • Communicate clearly in a concise, understandable manner, and listen attentively to others.
      • • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
      •  

        Our ideal candidate is self-motivated with a desire to succeed. We care about our employees. We have a supportive environment that values trust and respect. We offer competitive wages and benefit packages. Contact Scott Gregory PALECEK Director of Sales scottg@palecek.com