Sales & Design Consultant

London (Central), London (Greater)
£25,000 per annum + Commission
11 Sep 2017
09 Oct 2017
Job Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

Sales & Design Consultant

London – Kings Road or Holland Park Showroom


The role of Sales & Design Consultant:

Sales & Design Consultant, reporting directly to the showroom manager, is needed to support continued UK sales growth by proactively building relationships with and selling to existing and new customers.  Working as part of a team you will be primarily based in our Holland Park or Kings Road Showroom but may be required to work in any one of our three London showrooms and will be required to travel to client consultations. This sales role involves the selling of stock pieces as well as guiding trade and retail clients through customisation and bespoke design.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Sales generation and discount management
  • Advising on rug designs, colour choices and sizing options.
  • Advising on designs that fit within the client's homes.
  • Nurturing customer relationships to build repeat business and support long term sales growth
  • Providing exemplary customer service always going above and beyond
  • Attending Client home approvals.
  • Providing guidance through the design process as appropriate.
  • Maintaining showroom standards (visual merchandising etc.)
  • Ensuring all processes, paperwork etc. are kept accurately and up to date.

Individual Requirements:

  • Previous sales experience
  • Interested in arts & interiors.
  • Experience of high end retail /interiors / design is preferable.
  • Full, clean UK driving licence.
  • Strong desire to sell; but also, an ability to listen, guide and build relationships.
  • Confident and well presented.
  • A flexible “can do” approach and prioritises clients’ needs.
  • Well organised with good attention to detail.
  • Works well as part of a team.

Company background:

The Rug Company is recognised internationally as the leading name for contemporary handmade rugs. Combining exceptional quality with original design and flawless service, we use age-old weaving techniques to create rugs that are precious and unique. Our design studio collaborates with 40 of the world’s most inspirational designers and offers a bespoke service for any specific requirements.


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