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Professional Color Advisor

Job Duties include but are not limited to:  

  • Displays outstanding phone and email etiquette always 
  • Must be professional and have a positive attitude at all times 
  • Making a connection with customers and giving educated advice based on information gained from conversations with the customer 
  • Attends training classes and monthly store meetings to discuss matters of improving Color Advisor department operations 
  • Learn and utilize Dunn-Edwards sales aids such as: Specification Guide, Dunn-Edwards Perfect Palette Color System, computer renderings using Adobe Photoshop Software, Product Information Sheets, and Safety Data Sheets 
  • Must have the ability to understand different lighting sources and how they relate to change in color 
  • Develop product knowledge by utilizing corporate training tools, pamphlets and attending training classes to communicate effectively to the customer 
  • Must be in-view and readily available to assist customers on the sales floor 
  • Must be capable and willing of performing specifically assigned job duties at, or below current classification including: processing orders over telephone and in-person, operating cash register and carrying out paint to customer vehicle 
  • Consistently participates in maintaining store appearance 
  • Must be able to offer feedback to management regarding Color Advisor issues, customer service issues, and offer suggestions on training needs for store employees 
  • Responsible for keeping appointment schedules and logs pertaining to in-store consultations and must inform their direct manager or supervisor of all scheduled appointments and rendering responsibilities to ensure proper coverage 
  • Ability to work independently and as a team player 
  • Ability to multi-task in a retail setting and meet deadlines when necessary 
  • Ability to legally drive own vehicle to assigned business units and various meetings and events 

 

  • Required and desired skills— Current enrollment and actively taking design related courses/or completion of a Design Related AA or BA program
  • Job location– Phoenix/Tucson/Las Vegas
  • Benefits– Medical/Dental/Vision Benefits for Full-Time Employees beginning after 90 days of Employment.

Brand Ambassador

If you enjoy sales, marketing, psychology, and/or interior design, this job will be a good fit for you. Are you outgoing? Do you enjoy engaging people and chatting about home improvement? If so, this position is a great fit for you.

What the Role Entails:

Do you love greeting and speaking with people? Do you want to present products that turn a customer’s home into a thing of beauty? Do you want a daily work experience that leaves you feeling as if what you have done has made someone’s life a little better? If so, then you’ve found that unique part-time opportunity.

Your task is to take ownership of our world-class customer experience as you speak with people about window fashions at Costco events and Kiosks. Customers will invite our designers to their homes because they love the way you represent our offering as our brand ambassador. You will help Costco’s members while seeking to continuously improve all aspects of your unique ambassadorial approach, which ultimately will exemplify the best of who you are.

You can expect to feel good about the products and services you represent as you are backed by an industry-leading team of designers and installation technicians. In fact, we are considered by many to be the best of the best and as icing on the cake, we do some really cool stuff.

Best of all? You’re in control of your future.

What You Will Do:

  • Staff kiosks and event displays at Costco and educate Costco Members about the Costco Window Fashions Program.
  • Develop great togetherness with your supportive teammates by sharing tips with an eye toward continuously improving.
  • Be in control of your performance by meeting or exceeding performance standards in key performance metrics.
  • Meet with your managing lead/coach to set professional, measurable goals for yourself and strive to attain and exceed them.
  • Be a constant ambassador of what it means to be the best at something.
  • Happily, jump in to help and perform other duties as required.

What You Bring to the Table:

  • A compulsion to be presentable, punctual, and reliable.
  • An ability to learn and handle new technology as introduced to operations.
  • A willingness to listen and learn – to grow and change – to receive positive feedback and improve.
  • The flexibility to work weekends and cover shifts on short notice.
  • An openness to coaching and feedback.
  • A passion for providing all those you engage with the best impression of Costco. 

What We Are Like:

We continue to grow in an incredible industry, and we enjoy every second. We love bringing aboard friendly, optimistic people who love to serve others and have fun doing it! Arjay’s Window Fashions is among the world’s best and is a well-respected provider of blinds, shades, draperies, and shutters. We are also famous for sophisticated motorization and automation solutions. We care deeply about quality, artisanship, innovation, and continuous improvement.

We are always disrupting the industry with best practices that raise the bar for the entire window covering industry. We are passionate about product safety, environmental sensitivity, beauty, and delighted clients. And, we invite you to join in on the fun.

We are forever inspired by the endless possibilities at Arjay’s Window Fashions and we think you will be too.

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: $17.00 per hour + weekly prizes + annual performance pay

Design Associate to Design Consultant- Career Pathway

You will begin your journey with Arjay’s Window Fashions as a Design Associate, in daily contact with your manager/mentor/coach learning the disciplines required of a successful world-class Window Fashions Design Consultant.  You will do this by assisting your manager/mentor/coach with their projects, rotating through lead generation activities, and taking on various special projects as they arise.  For instance, updating sampling for designers, helping with event planning, coordinating team training, researching design specifications, preparing quotes, calling vendors for project assistance, etc.  As you do this, you will learn the technical details of our product lines reinforced by practical in-home design consultation experiences that ensure you know how to apply what you are learning correctly into a design choice.  You will love seeing the before and after effects as your projects come to life and delight your clients.

Additionally, as a Design Associate, this is your opportunity to become invaluable by enhancing your leadership, critical thinking, and teambuilding abilities.  How quickly you are promoted to a Design Consultant position is a function of your experience, the thoroughness of your understanding of the various operational systems, and an assessment of your self-directed readiness based on how well you performed as a Design Associate.

Pay for this portion of the journey – $17/hr

Of course, your goal is to become an elite member of the best Design Consultant Team in the industry who have a vision of being recognized as trusted industry experts enjoying unlimited success.

What the Design Consultant Role Entails:

  • Do you love helping people with design? Do you want to unveil products that turn a customer’s home or business into a thing of beauty? Do you want a daily work experience that leaves you feeling as if what you have done has made someone’s life a little better? If so, then you’ve found that unique career opportunity.
  • We have lots of work, so opportunities are everywhere in our company. Your task is to take ownership of our world-class customer experience as you sell industry-leading blinds, shades, shutters, and drapery. Customers will keep coming back because they love having your expertise and sense of design excellence on display in their homes. You will accomplish great things while seeking to continuously improve all aspects of your design consultation approach, which ultimately will exemplify the best of who you are.
  • You can expect to be continuously developed through an extensive training program and paired up with industry-leading designers who will coach you and develop you further than you can imagine. We do some cool stuff.
  • Best of all? You’re in control of your future.

What You Will Do:

  1. Provide design services for a world-class line of blinds, shades, draperies, and shutters.
  2. Develop great togetherness with your supportive teammates by sharing design tips to continuously improve.
  3. Be in control of your performance by meeting or exceeding performance standards in key performance metrics.
  4. Meet with your manager/coach to set professional, measurable goals for yourself and strive to attain and exceed them.
  5. Be a constant ambassador of what it means to be the best at something.
  6. Happily, jump in to help and perform other duties as required.

What You Bring to the Table:

  1. Successful graduation from the design associate position.
  2. An ability to understand the various window covering options including motorization, automation, and drapery projects for luxury and commercial settings.
  3. An entrepreneurial mindset to thrive inside a commission-based system.
  4. An ability to learn and handle new technology as introduced to field sales.
  5. An ability to listen and learn – to grow and change – to receive positive feedback and improve.
  6. Excellent punctuality and adherence to the work schedule.
  7. An ability to pass our client’s background check.
  8. Openness to coaching and feedback.
  9. A passion for providing all customers with the best solution to their unique project needs.

What We Are Like:

  • We continue to grow in an incredible industry, and we enjoy every second. We love bringing aboard friendly, optimistic people who love to serve others and have fun doing it! Arjay’s Window Fashions is among the world’s best and is a well-respected provider of blinds, shades, draperies, and shutters. We are also famous for sophisticated motorization and automation solutions. We care deeply about quality, craftsmanship, innovation, and continuous improvement.
  • We are always disrupting the industry with best practices that raise the bar for the entire window covering industry. We are passionate about product safety, environmental sensitivity, beauty, and delighted clients. And, we invite you to join in on the fun.
  • We are forever inspired by the endless possibilities at Arjay’s Window Fashions and we think you will be too.

Job Type: Full-time/Commission

Typical Pay: $65,000 – $120,000+ per year