Assistant Manager - Fine Jewelry Gallery

Mia Gemma is an exquisite boutique designed for the sophisticated and discerning woman. We offer one-of-a-kind and limited edition fine jewelry that is hand crafted by up-and-coming artists from across the U.S. and Europe. We specialize in unique wedding rings for men and women. Mia Gemma has been featured in fashion magazines, the Washington Post and other publications. We are located in the exciting Penn Quarter area of Washington DC. We are seeking an experienced Manager to work full-time in our Washington DC location.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Act as primary keyholder for the Gallery;
  • Ensures all products and displays are merchandised effectively to maximize sales and profitability;
  • Plans and implements the day-to-day operations of the Gallery.
  • Develops strategies to improve customer service, drive store sales, and increase profitability;
  • Implementation and execution of sales initiatives including special events;
  • Assists customers with determining jewelry design options;
  • Ensures customer needs are met and services are efficient;
  • Interfaces with jewelry artists to determine design options and create special order pieces;
  • Assists with management of inventory;
  • Assists with merchandising and acquisition of new product lines.

 

Skills/Experience:

  • A bachelor's degree or its equivalent; at least 3 years of experience in luxury retail sales;
  • Experience in Fine Jewelry sales a big plus;
  • Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals;
  • Excellent understanding and appreciation of the luxury goods customer, and working knowledge of gemstones, diamonds, and precious metals;
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written to people of varying levels and cultures;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to cultivate good working relations;
  • Highly creative, out-of-the-box thinker;
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills;
  • Excellent attention to detail.

 

Selling Skills:

  • A positive professional attitude and presentation;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions.

 

Computer Skills:

  • Microsoft Windows, register and internet applications.

 

Mia Gemma offers a collegial working environment, competitive salary and bonus, paid vacation and holidays, gym membership, health insurance and generous employee discount.
 

Retail Positions: Part-Time Sales Consultants

Mia Gemma is an exquisite boutique designed for the sophisticated and discerning woman. We offer one-of-a-kind and limited edition fine jewelry and accessories that are handmade by up-and-coming artists. Mia Gemma has been featured in fashion magazines, the Washington Post and other publications.

We are located at 933 F Street NW, in the exciting Penn Quarter area of Washington DC. We are seeking seasoned sales associates that will embrace our philosophy of customer service, are energetic, and love working with people. The successful Mia Gemma sales associate should possess the following experience/qualities:

  • prior retail sales experience;
  • experience with fine jewelry or high end fashion merchandise a must
  • an eye for fashion;
  • a love for fine artisan jewelry
  • excellent customer service skills;
  • good communication skills;
  • a flair for organization and detail; and
  • ability to work a flexible schedule.

Part time positions are available:

  • Part time positions: Saturdays (10:30 - 5:30) and some weekdays (10:00 - 6:30)

 

We expect sales staff to be flexible to work our once a quarter special events and extended hours for holidays when we are open longer.

Mia Gemma offers:

  • Competitive salary and bonus plan
  • Fun and professional work environment
  • Health Insurance Plan
  • Generous Employee Discount
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Gym Membership

 

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or mail to:

Mia Gemma
933 F Street NW
Washington, DC 20004