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: email@example.com
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.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org OR Blinds Are Us, 299 Manitou Dr. Kitchener, Ontario, N2C 1L5
Blinds Are Us has all your window decorating & home décor needs
BlindsWe install and customize any blinds for your specific needs. We offer top quality venetian, vertical, roller & sunshade, pleated & honeycomb, and panel track blinds.
ShuttersThe look of a shutter adds class to any décor. We offer wood shutters by Graber, aluminium shutters by SunProject, vinyl shutters by Eclipse and Tableaux window coverings.
DraperyOur custom-made sheers and draperies are very popular for dressing the windows in that elegant room in your home. We offer a variety of drapery hardware and rich drapery fabrics.
Motorized BlindsImagine being able to control your blinds, shades and even drapery from the comfort of your chair with just the touch of a button.
ShadingsWindow shades provide protection from the sun, a stylish design, and are energy efficient. Our Solara Shades are the newest product from Hunter Douglas.
AwningsLet an Awning create an added outdoor living area on your patio or deck, a place to entertain friends, work on your laptop or just relax.