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When it comes to Distinctly Creative, there are two things that we use as an anchor for everything that we do……..unadulterated black joy and home. Through events, the directory, apparel, online resources, and goldn roots (our black creative marketplace + coworking space) we strive to make every space online and irl a haven for black creatives and the overall community. We love what we do, and welcome innovative, creative, driven, and community-oriented individuals to our team.


OPEN POSITIONS

Space Operations Associate (PT)

As a Space Operations Associate you will play an integral role within the day-to-day operations of goldn roots — our black creative marketplace + coworking space. Whether it’s suggesting the perfect outfit for a night-out, educating customers about the vendors within the space, assisting coworking members, or helping inquiring minds gain more information about renting our space…..one of the most important aspects of your role is ensuring that all who enter the space feel at home. With our marketplace being a 100% smart store (meaning that all transactions are processed through our online system via the customer), it’s incredibly important that you have a strong sense of communication, customer service, and suggestive selling.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Greet and check-in coworking members/day passes at the front desk

  • Provide a warm, thoughtful, solution-oriented customer service experience

  • Demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of the space + the vendors within the marketplace, and be able to answer any and all questions in relation to goldn roots

  • Provide high-volume hospitality and service during events and busy hours

  • Assist with enforcing “House Rules” as needed with tactfulness and hospitality

  • Help maintain the vibes of the Space by adjusting lighting, shades, and music throughout the day as needed. Report any inventory or supplies needs to management

  • Restock and organize products throughout the Space, and maintain cleanliness throughout the day

  • Receive packages and deliveries

  • Lock-up the space in the evening (for those that have the afternoon shift)

  • Perform basic administrative and customer service duties: answering phones, responding to e-mailed inquiries, delivering messages, etc

Key Qualities/Skills:

  • Prior experience in a hospitality, retail, or customer service role

  • Must be highly-organized, detail oriented, self-motivated, able to work independently and within a team, and hardworking

  • Ability to meet or exceed sales, customer service, and performance expectations

  • Keen understanding of color and fashion

  • Enjoy meeting + interacting with people, great listening skills, and a great understanding of suggestive selling

  • Reliable, responsible, and punctual

  • Teamwork oriented with the ability to work in a learning environment

  • Must possess strong administrative skills

  • Proficiency with Gmail, Google Calendar, Excel, etc. Access to a laptop is ideal

  • Flexible hours

  • Solution-oriented, and responds to feedback well

  • Community-Oriented

  • Adhere to Loss Prevention control and compliance procedures

  • Demonstrate knowledge of store products and services, using this knowledge to build sales

  • Ability to meet or exceed sales, customer service, and performance expectations

Compensation: $10.10/hr (12 hrs per week)

Benefits + Incentives:

  • Creative, Innovative Space

  • Complimentary Coworking Membership

  • 6 hrs of complimentary rental time (can be used towards events, photoshoots, meetings, podcast recordings) per quarter

  • Growth and Opportunity

  • Ongoing Training & Development

You must be 18+ to apply.

We are hiring two (2) part-time Space Operations Associates that will work Wednesday - Friday starting Wednesday, September 4th. You must be able to work one of the following shifts/positions. Within your application, please designate which one.

Space Operations Associate - Early Afternoon Position:

  • Wednesday: 12 PM - 4 PM

  • Thursday: 12 PM - 4 PM

  • Friday: 11 AM - 3 PM

Space Operations Associate - Evening Position:

  • Wednesday: 4 PM - 8 PM

  • Thursday: 4 PM - 8 PM

  • Friday: 3 PM - 7 PM

Apply below. Application deadline is August 26, 2019.

If you have any questions, please feel free to email us at info@distinctlydc.com

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We're looking for Sales Operations Associates to start Wednesday, September 4th