Full – Time Sales Assitant

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Website AKAR

Downtown Retail Store

Position: Full-Time Sales Associate
Location: AKAR, Downtown Iowa City
Contact: Jigna Jani at jignavjani@gmail.com for an application

About Us:
AKAR Gallery is a cherished spot for art enthusiasts, specializing in contemporary ceramics and design. Situated in the heart of downtown Iowa City, our store showcases ceramics and unique designs for everyday use across all ages. We pride ourselves on providing exceptional customer experiences and fostering a vibrant, creative community. To learn more about us, visit our websites, www.akardesign.com, www.clayakar.com.

Job Description:
As a sales associate at AKAR, your responsibilities will include:

Assisting customers in selecting and purchasing artwork, ceramics, and design pieces
Providing expert product knowledge and guidance on artists and their work
Maintaining the cleanliness and organization of the gallery and store space
Processing transactions accurately and efficiently
Unpacking and inventory of new products
Collaborating with the team to achieve sales goals and objectives
Contributing to a positive and welcoming atmosphere for visitors
Keeping both our websites updated, organizing, and shipping orders
Qualifications:
We’re looking for candidates who are passionate about art, design, and ceramics, with excellent communication and customer service skills. The ideal candidate will have:

Previous experience in retail sales or customer service
A genuine interest in contemporary art and design, particularly ceramics
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to engage with diverse clientele
Attention to detail and the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
Availability to work weekdays, weekends, and occasional evenings as needed
How to Apply:
Please contact Jigna Jani at jignavjani@gmail.com for an application or stop by at the store to pick up an application and introduce yourself.

AKAR is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in the workplace.

To apply for this job email your details to jignavjani@gmail.com