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Personal Shopper

Posted 17 May by K2 Recruitment
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Salary icon Competitive salary
Location icon Bicester , Oxfordshire

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We are looking for a personable individual to join a prestigious company that run an unrivalled "above and beyond" service as a Personal Shopper. Working in luxury destination you will be required to support and guide clients in purchases, offers and campaigns; meeting and exceeding expectations while providing a bespoke service.

Based in Bicester this is a 6-month contract.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop your personal shopping client base, using existing relationships and clients, while gaining new clients and referrals; building excellent working relationships and understanding preferred methods of communication.
  • Coordinate and organise visits for VIP clients.
  • Introduce clients to new products and brands.
  • Understand client’s style and current clothing options to provide educated choices for accessories and new unique products.
  • Identify opportunities for the Village presence in institutions, collaborations, sponsorships and events, alongside business opportunities for small group client engagement.
  • Stay up to date with fashion trends, seasonal requirements and all information relating to the fashion industry so that you can suggest gifting ideas and be proactive in meeting needs.
  • Create and maintain profiles on clients keeping up to date records logging any activity.
  • Build rapport with the brands, visiting and keeping strong lines of communication for stock availability, offers, and campaigns.
  • Complete brand training sessions, continuously increasing knowledge.
  • Act as an ambassador in the business to representing Personal Shopping and the service level offered.

Personal Attributes:

  • Have comprehensive experience working for a luxury retail brand,
  • Experience in Personal Shopping for a luxury retail brand, where you have supported/trained Junior Personal Shoppers.
  • Have an existing client list and be able to bring your own clients to the role.
  • Great interpersonal and communications skills both written and verbal, that support the desire for you to provide "above and beyond" service, tailoring it to each client.
  • Maintain and keep apprised of all developments and trends occurring in the retail sector.
  • Be confident using social media and other technology to support sales and client contact.
  • Show excellent clientele skills with a strong network and existing client list without off limit exclusions.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure.
  • Be able to work well in a team but understand the importance of independent working.
  • Have a good understanding of different cultures and beliefs, additional language skills are also beneficial.

Hours of work for this role will be 5 days per week to include weekends to reflect and opening hours of the company.

K2 Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Required skills

  • 1
    Cultures
  • 1
    Retail
  • 1
    Personal Shopping
  • 1
    Exceeding Expectations
  • 1
    VIP
  • 1
    IT Literate
  • 1
    Brand Knowledge

Application questions

Do you live a commutable distance to Bicester?
Do you have experience in a Personal Shopping role?
Do you have an existing client base?

Reference: 52681985

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