Job Title:  SHOWROOM EXEC AND VISUAL MERCHANDISER

Start Date: Immediate
Hours: Part Time – including regular weekend work
Benefits: 20 days holiday pro rata plus generous staff discount
Location: Altrincham WA14

Company Background: 
Rose & Grey is an inspirational homeware boutique that specialises in vintage, industrial and Scandi style. Established in 2008 our family-run business sells an eclectic collection of unique and statement pieces from sofas and armchairs to industrial lighting, mirrors and quirky accessories. Our range is available both online and in our Altrincham Store.  We offer a fun, creative and informal environment to work in and this is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious individual to gain new experiences, working amongst a passionate and friendly team.

The Role

We are looking for a stylist who will be responsible for the visual merchandising, maintenance and general running of our showroom. You will be a confident individual who will feel comfortable advising clients on styles, trends, colours and fabrics. Your role will primarily be working in the showroom, answering customer enquiries, providing details of features and general product information and taking payment. For larger items this will also involve ordering stock and arranging delivery. As part of the role you will also be supporting our online store, writing product descriptions, uploading products online and dealing with phone and email enquiries. You will also assist with our social media campaigns

Duties to include:

  • Providing interior design advice instore
  • Regularly refreshing the showroom ensuring it is always a pleasant and inspiring space for customers
  • Building brand loyalty through outstanding customer service
  • Dealing efficiently and in a friendly manner with customer enquiries both in store and online giving the best possible service at all times
  • Processing orders and assisting with refunds, exchanges or cancellations
  • Familiarise yourself with all Rose & Grey products including delivery lead times, suppliers, fabric types and manufacturing.
  • Advising customers based on their furniture requirements
  • Ensuring stock is correctly labelled and priced
  • Writing product descriptions and uploading products onto our online store
  • Sending out product swatches
  • Ad hoc additional duties

Skills required:

  • You'll be trend-focused, with a creative background and an eye for what looks good
  • You'll have a positive attitude, be self-motivated, and always aim for the best in everything you do
  • A strong retail sales background - preferably Visual Merchandising or Styling
  • Computer savvy, experienced with till systems and online platforms (ideally Magento)
  • Exceptional communicator both written and verbal
  • Experienced using social media particularly Pinterest and Instagram
  • Good knowledge/appreciation of interior design, trends and styles
  • Ability to learn new processes quickly

Behaviours/Atrributes:

  • Good communicator, friendly and empathetic
  • Highly organised and able to work in a busy retail environment
  • Diligent and conscientious
  • Analytical thinker with strong numerical skills
  • Commitment to outstanding customer service
  • Love for Interiors - essential

Is this position of interest?

Please email info@roseandgrey.co.uk with a Cover Letter highlighting your previous and/or current relevant experience and attach your CV – stating any applicable notice period.

Applications need to be in before 30th November


Job Title:  WAREHOUSE AND LOGISTICS OPERATIVE (TEMPORARY POSITION)

Start Date: 6th November
Hours: 10am – 3pm (Mon-Friday)
Salary: £8 per hour
Location: Altrincham WA14

Company Background: 
Rose & Grey is an inspirational homeware boutique that specialises in vintage / industrial and scandi style. Established in 2008 our family run business sells an eclectic collection of unique and statement pieces from sofas and armchairs to industrial lighting, mirrors and quirky accessories. Our range is available both online and in our Altrincham Store. 

The Role

In the run up to Christmas we are looking for a Temporary Warehouse Operative to assist our Warehouse manager in our Altrincham Warehouse picking and packing on-line orders and managing stock. This is an essential role for us during the busy Christmas period and we are looking to take staff on from November onward.

Duties to include:

  • Picking orders using picking and packing lists
  • Packaging orders meticulously to ensure they are not damaged in transit and are well presented for customers
  • Completing all paperwork for orders and flagging any short orders or missing items
  • Accepting deliveries into the warehouse
  • Checking new deliveries against packing list to ensure there are no missing or damaged products
  • Following internal procedure in case of short or damaged deliveries
  • Moving stock, unpacking new deliveries and shelving products accordingly
  • Completing routine stock take and reporting low stock and out of stock SKUs
  • Ensuring warehouse environment is kept safe and tidy - disposing of pallets and boxes / packing materials as appropriate
  • Communication: keeping the line of communication open between warehouse and office
  • Working to timescales and packing orders in a timely manner

Skills required:

  • Strong English language skills - both written and spoken
  • Previous warehouse experience, including picking and packing (please highlight this experience in your Cover Letter)
  • Able to adapt and work quickly
  • Good numeracy and literacy skills
  • Ability to work using own initiative without requiring constant supervision
  • You must be motivated, enthusiastic, trustworthy, reliable and punctual.
  •  To be physically fit and able to lift /carry heavy items and be able to stand for long periods.

Is this position of interest?

If so please submit a Cover Letter highlighting your previous and / or current relevant experience and include your CV. And send to info@roseandgrey.co.uk