Interested in Careers in Kitchener? Join Our Blinds Are Us Team

BLINDS ARE US is a family-owned, Kitchener-based company that has been providing window coverings and related services to clients for over 20 years.

Blinds Are Us is always interested in individuals to work in our Retail Store. If you enjoy working with people and have a flair for decorating, you may be the person we’re looking for. Send us your resume. Thank you for your interest in joining the Blinds Are Us team!

All applicants will be kept in strict confidence. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Send your resume to: blinds@blindsareus.ca


Part-Time Sales Consultant

Located in Kitchener, and reporting to the Sales Manager, the Sales Consultant is responsible for in-store sales of blinds, drapery, shutters, and other products and services.

As the successful candidate you will have experience with retail sales and strong people skills. You will have a fundamental interest in decoration and design. In addition, you have a demonstrated ability to accurately measure and provide comprehensive advice to the client about products to meet their needs and budget provided.

Requirements Include

Ideally, you will have post-secondary training and hold a diploma or certificate in a design related field.

You will have a minimum of 3 years’ experience working in a sales role where you demonstrated versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to adapt to change and work with a changing set of priorities.

You have experience managing multiple projects and meeting stringent deadlines within in a results driven, and service focused environment. You demonstrated passion towards the success of the business, responsibility for your decisions, and delivered results that supported the organizations goals.

Key Duties & Responsibilities Include

Working with clients to provide primarily, but not limited to, blinds, shutters, shades, drapery, and other services.

Review architectural drawings to provide commercial or residential quotes

Maintain and update the sample library, such as fabrics.

Networking and promoting yourself and the business through networking groups, events and trade shows.

Annual training to maintain relevancy in the industry

Basic administrative duties.

In addition, you will have

A demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and openly with clients, team members and supervisors in a timely and positive manner.

An outstanding and positive attitude and are dependable and consistently deliver high quality professional service.

Excellent problem solving skills

Basic math skills involving fractions and measurement

Proficiency with Microsoft MS Office Suite, including MSWord and MSExcel.

A valid driver’s license and ability to travel up to approximately 100km of the store for meetings, training, etc.


Send your resume to:

Email: blinds@blindsareus.ca   OR   Blinds Are Us, 299 Manitou Dr. Kitchener, Ontario, N2C 1L5

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Praises & Raves
Kitchener Waterloo Area

(519) 893-8687

299 Manitou Drive (at Sasaga Drive)

Hours

Monday-Friday: 9AM-6PM
Saturday: 9AM-5PM
Sunday: Closed


Woodstock Area

(519) 539-5757

Cedarwood Plaza 4-656 Dundas Street

Hours

Monday-Friday: 9AM-5PM
Saturday: 9AM-3PM
Sunday: Closed