We love to hear from friendly and motivated people who are keen to share their enthusiasm for art and design with our customers.
Modern Times offers:
A fun and energetic workplace that cultivates a passionate and inclusive team.
A beautiful product range, unique to our company.
An opportunity for involvement in growing our stable of local artists, designers and makers.
Professional development and ongoing training.
If you’re looking for a rewarding career opportunity within a tight-knit family business, please email us.
Are you a local artist or maker?
We’re passionate about representing and fostering exciting creative talent whose work aligns with the Modern Times brand. If you’re a local artist, designer or maker, we’d love to connect. Please express
your interest by emailing email@example.com
Retail Showroom Manager
We are looking for a Retail Showroom Manager to join our dynamic Art and Design business. Passion for supporting your team, fostering a positive business culture, setting your team up to succeed, and leading by example is key to this exciting role.
Work in a unique family business surrounded by art and design
Work in a team passionate about exceptional customer service
Opportunities for professional development and career progression within the company
You will need to be able to demonstrate:
2 years previous store management experience in a likeminded business
A passion for training and developing your team
Leading by example
You are highly organised, focused, results driven and with an attention to detail
The ability to work flexibly within the business as needed and assist other team members in their roles
Clear and consistent communication skills when dealing with customers and the team
Previous experience working with budgets and KPIs
An understanding of visual merchandising principles
We can provide:
Enthusiastic and tight-knit team with a big heart!
An opportunity to work with beautiful unique products
A chance to be involved in growing our local community of artists, designers, and makers
Ongoing training and development
Performance-based incentives and rewards
Your responsibilities will include:
Leading the sales team in a unique and creative business
Fostering the MT culture of friendliness, respect and gratitude
Ensuring exceptional customer service is consistently provided to maintain the memorable Modern Times experience
Building, nurturing, and maintaining relationships with existing and new artists, designers, A & D clients
Using your style, creativity to ensure the look and feel of the showroom meets business guidelines
Managing the day-to-day running of the store as per business guidelines
Maintaining all communication and systems to the required standard
Training, supporting, and developing your team to work to the highest standard possible
Liaising with the rest of the Modern Times team to ensure the business is running smoothly
Working to budgets
Completing weekly and monthly reporting, reporting directly to the Operations Manager
Conducting monthly sales team meetings
Staff recruitment and training
Providing feedback on how we can continue to improve our business, brand, and customer experience
Please include a cover letter with your resume and address the following questions –
Describe Modern Times to your friend, what is our business about?
Tell us about a memorable sales experience you have provided?
Tell us why you would like to join the Modern Times team?