Job – The Shop

2 years ago, Design Shop Interiors launched our first brick & mortar storefront – The Shop by Design Shop. The Shop features a curated selection of custom upholstery, home furnishings, lighting, textiles, home accessories and more…..we are all things home.  We’re looking to add a new Rock Star to The Shop Team to assist in its day-to-day sales, operations & customer design programs.

About this job:

  • Title: Shop Stylist
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Schedule: Currently Monday – Friday with 1 Saturday per month (must be flexible if more weekends become required)
  • Salary: hourly based on experience
  • Location: Folsom, CA
  • Time Frame: We are looking to hire as soon as possible but also looking for just the right fit
  • Experience Level: This is not an entry level design position, nor a learn as you go.  We are looking for someone with significant talent and experience in the home furnishings side of design.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have an understanding of the DSI brand, look & aesthetic
  • Integrate seamlessly with the look we’ve become known for
  • Possess a deep love for all things home & design (borderline obsession is helpful)
  • Killer taste & design eye one that is consistent with the DSI brand
  • Be a team player at DSI we check egos at the door and we all work together
  • Be highly motivated & a self-starter
  • Have a sense of humor, a killer work ethic and a can do attitude – there is no “I” in team
  • Have previous experience in high end home furnishings retail sales/design

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Cultivate a warm, inviting environment and customer experience
  • Assist management with daily operations of The Shop
  • Take direction from the senior design team to maintain product styling & overall aesthetic of The Shop
  • Deep rich knowledge of our product catalog is a must, there’s a lot to know & learn! You will be expected to become an expert in our line
  • Work hand-in-hand with customers on product selection and customization resulting in the highest level of client satisfaction and sales
  • Assist customers with sourcing specific items from our product catalog
  • Work with clients on their in-home styling projects

Skills & Requirements:

  • Excellent communication, customer service and people skills
  • Previous retail sales experience
  • Previous design experience involving furnishings and décor
  • Precision oriented attention to detail and exemplary organizational skills
  • Working knowledge of merchandising & high end home furnishings
  • Mac proficient & a quick learner on software you will be required to learn our project management software as well as drafting software
  • Software requirements: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Floorplanner.com
  • Bonus points for those who know Shopify, Ivy, SketchUp, AutoCAD or Chief Architect

How to apply:

Send an email with the below information to hello@designshopinteriors.com

  • Cover letter: tell us about you & why you want to be a part of DSI
  • Resume: tell us all about your relevant experience
  • Salary Requirements
  • Instagram: tell us your top 10 favorite design accounts to follow (excluding DSI)
  • Design: Create a Design Inspo Board & room floorplan – design us your dream Living Room
    • We want to see if you have great taste & style
    • We want to see if you understand the DSI brand & aesthetic
    • We want to see if you understand space & scale
    • We want to see how creative you are
    • We want to see what software & programs you can use
  • Portfolio show us what you can do
    • We realize that there are some seriously talented people out there who don’t have a fancy schmancy portfolio and thats OK. There was a time that we didn’t either. But we need to see something, iPhone pics are totally acceptable. We just need to see something you are proud of and can take design cred for.