Broad River Retail d.b.a. Ashley HomeStore is hiring for full or part time Home Furnishings Associates/Sleep Experience Associates to join our sales team at our Columbia location.
Join Broad River’s dynamic Retail Performance team! Our #1 Home Furnishings Professional made $120,000 last year! We pride ourselves on having the best commission program in our industry! We pay better than anyone in the country! Earn six-figures! We want the best talent, and we will reward the best talent handsomely! Not because we have to… because we want to!
In this customer facing retail sales position, you will be selling complete furniture solutions and sleep systems to our customers. We are devoted to helping individuals and families create something fresh and new in their homes: not just selecting furniture, but helping them design their living space as well as fitting them with the perfect sleep system to meet their needs. We are looking for motivated, money driven sales professionals who are seeking an uncapped commission based opportunity.
Greeting guests upon arriving in our retail showroom, learning their motivation for their visit and developing a lasting customer relationship
Presenting and discussing various home furnishing product options based upon your discovery of your prospective clients including lifestyle, needs and goals during the sales consultation
Utilizing sales and upselling techniques
Marketing new sales, special events, and financing options
Assisting customers in financing, purchasing, delivery and ultimate satisfaction
Increasing personal knowledge of products, sales techniques, and promotions through continuous professional training and development
You do not need retail furniture experience to be successful in this role, we look for individuals with a passion for customer service and sales. We provide a dynamic on the job training program to get you ready to succeed.
We do, however, look at the following:
Experience in 'high customer expectation' positions, such as sales, hospitality, and various retail environments
Entrepreneurial and team oriented
Coachable and self-directed learner who is always willing to learn
High energy 'people person', relentless in pleasing the customer
Professional, driven, positive, resilient, and achievement-focused
Detailed individuals with strong follow up and follow through
Strong interpersonal and communication skills: a great listener
Enjoys a fast pace retail sales environment with the ability to work a flexible 40 hour work week including some nights and all weekends
Basic computer knowledge is required
High school diploma is required