Careers with Karina

OPEN POSITION: RETAIL MANAGER IN TRAINING

 We are looking for a motivated, hard working candidate who is driven to grow and succeed with us! This position will give you the tools and training needed to be a successful retail manager in our growing company. We are looking for a people-person who loves fashion and style; someone who can provide service that makes our customers say “I love Karina Dresses!”. 

The ideal candidate is also interested in e-commerce and is curious to learn more about how this side of retail operates in comparison to traditional brick-and-mortar retail. Reliability, flexibility and being a team player is a must! 

Your Responsibilities: 

Everyday is different at Karina Dresses, but here are the responsibilities a typical work day with us would include: 

  • Proper opening and closing of Karina Dresses retail space 

Accurately fulfilling online orders in a timely manner with the assistance of junior customer service associates 

Greeting in-store customers and providing them with exceptional customer service 

  • Answering customer emails, phone calls in a timely manner with the assistance of junior customer service associates

Assisting our Production Manager with receiving new inventory, including unboxing, inspecting, counting inventory and tagging 

Ordering office/shipping supplies in a timely manner (Making sure paper, toner, shipping mailers, promotional materials, etc are never out of stock) 

Managing returns and exchanges in a timely manner 

Maintaining a clean environment for both customers and staff 

Available weekends and during major holiday sales events (Memorial Day, 4th of July and Black Friday for example) 

Candidate Requirements: 

We will provide you with the necessary training you need to succeed in our company, but these are a few qualifications you should have from day one: 

Must be 18 years of age or older 

High School diploma or equivalent 

Previous retail experience is preferred, but not required for the right candidate 

Ability to lead others and accept responsibility 

Strong computer skills and the desire to learn and adapt to growing technology 

Able to work independently and as part of a team 

Manage workloads and prioritize tasks 

Excellent verbal and written communication skills 

A welcoming and helpful attitude 

Bonus points if you have experience working with Shopify or similar e-commerce platforms 

Benefits and Compensation: 

All Karina Dresses employees go through a 3 month training period where they learn the ins-and-outs of our company. That training period starts at our training rate which will be determined based on the candidate's experience. Employees in training receive a monthly clothing allowance. 

After 3 months, we will negotiate your full-time 40 hours a week rate (also based on the candidate's experience and training performance). Full time employees receive the following benefits: 

Monthly clothing allowance 

One week paid vacation (40 hrs PTO) 

One week of sick/personal time (40 hrs PTO) 

Paid Holidays (keep in mind that since this is a retail position, you will be asked to work some of these holidays, but you can take off another day. For example, if we would require you to work July 4th but you could take off July 5th as your paid holiday instead) 

How To Apply: 

Please send a cover letter and resume to lovemykarinadress.careers@gmail.com 

We kindly ask no phone calls regarding this position, but definitely feel free to email any questions. We will respond to all candidates regardless. 

Karina Dresses is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex national origin, disability which can reasonably accommodated without undue hardship, marital status, veteran status or any other classification protected by law. 

Job Type: Full-time Pay: $16.00 - $20.00 per hour 

Benefits: Employee discounts and paid time off 

Schedule: 8 hour shift Tuesday - Saturday 10am - 6pm

COVID-19 considerations: All team members are currently wearing masks in the store. Due to rising   case numbers , we are now asking customers to wear a mask while shopping in our store.