Design Center Manager
It's a beautiful thing when a career and a passion come together by design Lead a talented fashion forward retail team of designers with style and passion in a fast-paced customer focused retail environment. Our Design Store Managers are proven leaders with a minimum of five years of experience running a design-related business, inspiring and motivating creative people, preferably in a commission-based, design-related retail or design firm environment. Tech-savvy, high-energy and on-trend, Design Store Managers act as the principal of their store locations and oversee every aspect of the business. The successful Design Store Manager drives new business and increases sales through marketing initiatives, including local-level grass roots marketing, manages local human resource functions, maintaining design standards and manages operations. Schedule flexibility, including some weekend, holiday and limited evening availability is required. This is an excellent entree to the leadership and management career path at Ethan Allen. SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTSProven track record leading a successful sales team in a retail environmentAbility to recruit, hire and successfully manage team performanceEffectively manage customer contacts and relationships to build sales volume and increase overall customer satisfactionDemonstrated use of technology and social media skills a plusAbility to manage overall operations of the businessEthan Allen Retail has been a leader in the luxury home furnishings and interior design business for more than eighty years. We are a global style authority, spanning twelve countries on three continents. We built our company on a vertically integrated business model that has stood the test of time. We believe our associates are our greatest assets, and that talent, drive, and customer focus should be rewarded. We employ the best in the furniture industry and offer exceptional training and support by utilizing the latest technology and proven business practices. We provide a clear career path for interior design professionals and design-minded business people as well as superb earnings opportunities and outstanding benefits. We provide a clear career path for interior design professionals and design-minded business people as well as superb earnings opportunities and outstanding benefits. Ethan Allen is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. We are an E-Verify Employer.