Job Title: Boutique Coordinator
Hours: Full Time (5 days a week including weekends)
Summary: Maitri is a non-profit agency in the San Francisco Bay Area that provides culturally responsive services to survivors of domestic violence and abuse. The Maitri Boutique, is an innovative arm of the agency and Bay Area’s one of a kind store that carries donated high-end new and gently used South Asian party wear and accessories. This full-time position is for a professional, motivated, stylish, customer experience-oriented, and outgoing person to drive sales, manage merchandise & inventory, and train and manage the sales team. The Boutique is set-up to support the Economic Empowerment programs at Maitri.
Drive, maintain, and achieve high sales.
Inspire customer confidence and create loyalty to the store and the Maitri cause.
Implement and enhance an online and traditional marketing plan to make the store a success
Enable and organize creative visual merchandising on the sales floor and display windows
Coordinate and manage events such as trunk shows and exhibitions
Reach out to artists/designers and different communities to form partnerships
Manage incoming donations
Hire, train, and manage associates as needed
Enroll, engage and coordinate volunteers and their activities for the boutique
Work closely with Maitri’s outreach program and other programs as needed
Manage timely administrative responsibilities connected to the Boutique including inventory, accounting and reports
Strong belief in Maitri’s vision
2-3 years of experience in retail sales in a fast-paced, customer service-oriented environment
Proven experience in increasing sales
Team player that can work with other agency staff, and provide guidance to the sales team
Self-starter, creative, motivated, enthusiastic and detail oriented
Strong MS-Office, Social media and POS skills
Good communication and customer interaction skills
Excellent time management, multi -tasking and organization skills
Ability to manage process and accounting
Must be able to lift at least 30lbs and be able to be on their feet for several hours at a time
Must be authorized to work in USA and have a driver’s license
Knowledge of South Asian language /culture / fashion is a plus
MUST LOVE FASHION!!
Compensation is dependent on experience and commensurate with overall agency structure and policies.
Please send a cover letter and resume via email to firstname.lastname@example.org marking “Boutique Coordinator” in the subject line.
No Phone Calls please.
Maitri is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We may be unable to respond to each email based on the volume of applications received.