decorator, fabric consultant, fabric store help wanted

Help Wanted – Fabric Consultant

Job Title:
Fabric Consultant
Part-time (10-20 hours/week, including some Saturdays)

Primary Function: 
To provide excellent customer service by assisting customers in a professional and friendly manner in all aspects of store sales.

Duties and Responsibilities
Assisting customers in finding merchandise and making sales

Offering options and alternatives

Calculating yardage

Answering telephone and questions

Operating point-of-sale system

Check-out / check-in fabric, sample books

Measuring and cutting fabric, trim, foam, etc.

Researching fabric and other items for customer requests and inquiries.

Fill online / internet orders

Store Maintenance 
Maintain appearance of store by straightening bolts, books, samples, etc.
Check-in, price and display merchandise or call customer

Take year-end and periodic inventory counts.
Merchandising product.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities 
Sales experience

Knowledge of types of fabric, sewing terminology, how to calculate yardage

Knowledge of interior design principles

Skills & abilities required include:

Visualizing (what a customer is working on) and asking appropriate questions 
Communication: listening, talking, interpreting, friendly and approachable manner

Team worker

Computer skills

Math skills

Sewing skills


Organizational skills


Ability to lift 25 lbs.

Ability to accurately measure and cut fabric, trims, foam, etc.

Ability to stand on your feet for a long period of time

Ability to write neatly and fill out forms completely and accurately.

Ability to use scissors, calculator, measuring tape, measuring table.

Manual strength and dexterity

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