Newport, Rhode Island
18 - 22 usd / hour
1 Jun 2024
Part time

Job Description

Newport Lamp & Shade Company, a luxury lighting and home furnishings shop, is looking for an energetic, design-minded sales associate to join their fast-paced operation.

We are a small team operating a busy hybrid business (brick & mortar and online) that serves customers both in-person and remotely, all across the country. The ideal person for this job has a professional and polished demeanor to compliment their positive, can-do attitude and is ready to tackle any job - from instagram messaging and inventory management, to opening boxes and shipping orders. We do not stand around. Be ready to stay focused and handle a wide range of tasks each day. Some experience in high-end retail or decorative arts is necessary.

Job Requirements

  • Ability to Prioritize and Multi-task
  • Excellent follow through and client services skills
  • Energetic and detail oriented
  • Possess a positive and flexible can-do attitude
  • Must be able to lift 30 lbs and ready to get your hands dirty
  • Passion for interior design

Job Details

To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing relevant experience.

Schedule: 1-2 days per week during shop hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 9 AM to 5 PM

This is a seasonal position during our busy Summer & Fall months, with potential beyond.

*must be available two Saturday's per month

Rate: $18 to $22 / hour commensurate with experience + additional performance based compensation and benefits.

Job Type: Part-Time


About Us

Find us on instagram @newportlampandshadecompany and visit our website to learn more about products, services and approach. Newport Lamp & Shade Company is New England's premiere luxury lighting and lampshade shop with a national reputation for style, quality and first rate service.

Newport Lamp & Shade Company opened in the Spring of 2008 in a charming storefront offering a beautiful selection of lighting and lampshades. Since then, under the direction of owner Patrick Dolat, the shop has become a destination for people across the country seeking quality and attractive furnishings, gifts, accessories, lighting, and of course, fine, hand-made lampshades.


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