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LUXFINDZ

Sales Associate

Company Description:
LUXFINDZ is a Canadian owned women’s retailer focused on providing fashion forward, sophisticated clothing from around the world. Located in Downtown Oakville, we sell quality apparel across North America. At LUXFINDZ, we believe that our success is based on delivering outstanding customer experiences by becoming a fashion concierge and having an eye for body type and styles that would suite each individual woman. The LUXFINDZ Sales Associate will provide exemplary customer service to every client, has strong fashion awareness, is knowledgeable about our product and develops long-term relationships with customers.

Critical Functions

1. Customer Service:
a. Provides exemplary customer service
b. Welcomes customers and creates a trusted advisor relationship
c. Drives sales by assessing the unique needs of customers
d. Demonstrates strong wardrobing skills by assessing the unique needs of customers and keeping current on product knowledge, new arrivals, location of merchandise and fashion trends
e. Effectively develops customer relationships
f. Promotes the website, Instagram, facebook and other marketing initiatives/events
g. Executes all P.O.S. (Point of Sale) procedures accurately and efficiently

2. Experience:
a. Experience in a retail environment preferred
b. Experience in sales and dealing with customers
c. Strong visual merchandising skills
d. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
e. Conducts oneself in a professional manner
f. Open to feedback and implements change in a timely manner
g. Demonstrates initiative on an ongoing basis
h. Positive attitude and confident
i. Passion to keep learning, growing and adapting
j. Proficient in English
k. Proficient in Google docs and excel to track inventory
l. Experience opening and closing in a retail environment
m. Must be interested in fashion and represents themselves in a professional manner
n. Must be willing to work weekdays and weekends

Bailey Nelson

Part Time Eyewear Consultant

We are looking for fabulous Eyewear Consultants to join our Bailey Nelson Oakville Team!!!

Put simply, we believe that buying glasses should be one of life’s pleasures, not an expensive hassle. Deeply rooted in our values of Constantly Improve, Tightknit and Down to Earth, we’ve created an environment where you can thrive.

Bailey Nelson is not your typical eyewear company. Founded in Australia in 2012, we set out to create the future of eyecare. We do that by creating beautiful, affordable eyewear and inviting stores staffed by incredible people, we’ve become the leader in a modern optical revolution.

We start with designs that are 100% our own, and craft our glasses with the highest-quality materials sourced from Italy, Germany, and Japan. And then we hire people who are passionate, genuine, and down to earth - that’s right, we’re looking at you.

Our Eyewear Stylists are passionate about changing the eyewear industry through exceptional customer experience and making a difference in the lives of their patients. We are currently seeking amazing, enthusiastic individuals to join our brand new Oakville store team.

Key Responsibilities & Duties:

Build Customer Rapport
Go above and beyond excellent customer service at all times for every Bailey Nelson customer
Spread the Bailey Nelson culture in an authentic and genuine way with your customers
Find the best and most suitable Bailey Nelson products for your customers


Engage With Your Team
Be part of an incredible team of enthusiastic, customer driven managers, optometrists, optical stylists and dispensers
Grow personally and professionally by exhibiting the Bailey Nelson core values in all that you do
Cultivate a strong bond with your store team members and the Bailey Nelson family


Drive Your Business
Better the eyewear industry by running and developing your store as part of a new and exciting business model
Be passionate and commit to delivering the best service in the eyewear and optometry industry
Work in collaboration with your store team members to maximize your store profits


Skills & Experience:
You have at least 1 experience in retail or customer service role
You have strong organization and time management skills in a retail environment
You have good analytical and problem solving skills
You have good computer literacy and numeracy skills
You always focus on your customers and are flexible and adaptable with your customer’s needs
You embrace individuality by being honest and helping people find their look
You always respect different ideas, opinions and personalities
You are always brimming with enthusiasm and positive energy
You are a pro-active, driven, passionate and team player aiming to better yourself and those around you
You use your own initiative with projects and ideas for marketing, efficiency and process improvements

If this role sounds like the perfect fit for you, submit your resume now!

Downtown Oakville Business Improvement Association (BIA)

Downtown Oakville BIA Beautification Ambassador

Want to be part of an amazing BIA team and business community? This position offers a great opportunity for a student looking to develop and improve their skills, all the while going to school!

The Downtown Oakville BIA Beautification Ambassador performs duties related to maintaining and enhancing the Downtown Oakville streetscape to create a safe, clean and beautiful area for shopping and dining. The incumbent will be responsible for the entire of area of Downtown Oakville, from the east side of Navy Street to the west side of Allan Street and south side of Randall Street to the north side of Robinson Street.

Duties include but are not limited to:
• Monitor public areas and report any issues to the appropriate regional or municipal authorities, including but not limited to: illegal dumping, overflowing garbage bins, weeds, etc.
• Pick up litter and debris from sidewalks and public areas
• Sanitization of chairs, benches, crosswalk buttons and other high-touch surfaces
• Assist with coordination and installation of beautification elements by taking measurements, testing functionality, mapping out streetscape, and taking photos as requested by current and prospective suppliers
• Light weeding of tree wells and sidewalks
• Transport items from storage units as required (involves light lifting)
• Other duties as pertain to the operations of the BIA

Desired Skilled and Experience
• Strong attention to detail
• Proficient time management skills and flexibility in adjusting between a variety of duties
• Ability to work with minimal supervision
• Effective communication skills required in dealings with government, the public, BIA merchants and staff

Part-time, approximately 9-12 hours/week (3-4 x 3 hour shifts per week)
Compensation: $15 - $18/hour

If interested, please email your resume to Kim McCutcheon at info@oakvilledowntown.com.

Sugar Suite

Full-Time Baker

We are looking for an enthusiastic and friendly candidate to join our team at our gluten and nut-free bakery in the heart of downtown Oakville!

Position: Baker

Hours: Full-Time

Location: Oakville, ON

Start Date: Immediate

Requirements:
-Professional education in baking OR
-At least 1 year of related work experience

Assets:
-Experience handling food allergies
-Food Handler's Certificate

This position will consist of, but is not limited to:
-Baking a variety of fresh products each morning including cupcakes, cookies, cinnamon buns, muffins and pizzas
-Preparation for the following day
-Making cake batters and baking cake layers
-Helping us plan holiday menus and weekly flavours
-Packing daily orders and product packaging
-Simple decorating tasks
-Cleaning and organizing the shop

If you believe you would be a good fit for this position, please send your cover letter and resume! We look forward to reviewing your application!

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $16.00 per hour

Noble Bistro Seafood

Bartender

Noble Bistro Seafood is looking for a Bartender to join their team! Must have bartending experience, knowledge of wines and able to work as a team. Shifts include evenings & weekends

Please email your resume to info@noblebistro.com if you are interested!

Rosewater Spa

Full-time Certified Estheticians

Rosewater Spa is currently seeking full time Certified Estheticians to join our amazing team. Our 20 year established state of the art spa in downtown Oakville is looking for qualified candidates with high standards of integrity and professionalism. If you are team oriented and enthusiastic please email your resume to liz@rosewaterspa.com.

Rosewater Spa

Part-time Social Media Co-ordinator

Rosewater Spa is currently seeking a part time Social Media Co-ordinator to join our amazing team. Our 20 year established state of the art spa in downtown Oakville is looking for qualified candidates with high standards of integrity and professionalism. If you are team oriented, creative and enthusiastic please email your resume to liz@rosewaterspa.com.

Lemonwood Luxury

Director of Operations

Do you love fashion? Are you always on top of the latest trends? We are looking for an accomplished retail operations leader that is able to work in a fast-paced environment. This individual is forward-thinking, results-driven, detail-oriented and a team player. This individual will have strong communication skills and is fluent in Shopify.

Responsibilities
- Develop operational processes and policies to drive inventory efficiencies
- Manage inventory for all sales channels (retail; wholesale; online)
- Ensure proper receiving, recording, and ticketing inventory as it enters the boutiques and warehouse
- Prepare landed cost sheets for imported items
- Create best practice initiatives
- Accountable for proper control systems and compliance, including local and national standards, workplace health and safety, along with other legislative requirements
- Provide weekly Lemonwood product out of stock reports and do regular stock checks on inventory that is on the web
- Collaborate with finance and IT to ensure all reporting is efficient and effective
- Manage inventory across all 6 boutiques and ensure replenishment is done in a timely and efficient manor
- Strong understanding of Shopify analytics and Stocky inventory platforms
- Work closely with the stockroom and customer service coordinators to ensure the warehouse is well-maintained, organized and clean

Requirements
- Strong analytical skills
- Shopify experience
- Independent with strong management & organizational skills with high attention to detail
- Thrives in a fast-paced environment
- Willingness to work occasional weekend and longer hours when large product shipments arrive
- Loves to collaborate and share ideas with other Lemonwood Team members.

About Lemonwood

We are a group of inspired women who have combined our years of experience in fashion, design and sourcing to bring you the most beautiful, natural clothing and accessories from around the world.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $50,000.00-$55,000.00 per year

Benefits:
Casual dress
Extended health care
On-site parking
Store discount

Schedule:
8 hour shift
Monday to Friday

COVID-19 considerations:
All staff are required to wear a mask;
Social distancing guidelines in place;
Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place

Education:
Bachelor's Degree (preferred)

Experience:
Operations: 2 years (preferred)

Work remotely:
No

ABC DRIVING SCHOOL

DRIVING INSTRUCTOR

Love driving and teaching?
Love working outdoors?
Love communicating and socializing with people?
Caring and help make Ontario roads safer?
Then this is the perfect job for you.

Job Requirements: You have to do a driving instructors course to get licensed. Plus have your own vehicle to teach. Pass a Driving Instructors exam with Ministry.

Please kindly email us at: service@abcdrivingschool.ca for more information.

Kit and Ace

Shop Lead

The drum that beats in all of us at Kit and Ace, the beat that brought us together and drives us forward, is Optimism. This beat inspires our clothing, our retail experiences, and our community partnerships — it is the heart & soul of our Culture. Simply put, Kit and Ace is committed to creating exciting new products that are Smart, Easy to Love, and Built to Last, and to bring to life ideas that make everyday brighter (maybe even awesome).

If you like the sounds of this, we’d love to meet you!

As a Shop Lead you lead by example to provide our guests with a world-class experience in the areas of product and culture. You are passionate about merchandising and will own planning and execution of all visual merchandising in the shop. You are creative, organized, detail orientated and a stellar communicator with in depth knowledge of the fashion retail industry and latest trends.

Responsibilities:
Coaches and trains Educators - helping them set and achieve big goals
Build real and lasting relationships with guests, neighbours and local influencers
Support planning the merchandising concept for the shop
Always have a mental log of in-shop stock availability - on the sales floor and in backrooms
Successfully communicates special features, benefits, fabric properties, usage, and best care instructions
Open and close the Shop to Kit and Ace standards
Execute window strategy provided by our Brand Team
Actively maintain shop appearance, keeping merchandise stocked and organized, while ensuring that the showroom is clean and well presented
Assist with re-stocking and pricing duties, including sale and holiday preparation as required
Prepares merchandise for tailoring/alteration as may be required, by completing necessary documentation
Arranges for mail and/or delivery, as required, to other locations and/or warehouse
Completes standard opening and closing procedure
Utilizes the Point of Sale system accurately, processes payments, refunds and exchanges and issues gift cards
Participate in staff training and shop events as scheduled
Support in additional duties as directed by management team
Competencies:
1+ year management experience preferred
An undergraduate business related degree or diploma
Passion to deliver premier customer service
Driven to exceed customer’s expectations
Optimistic, passionate, friendly and authentic
Demonstrates a sense of urgency and is comfortable working in a team focused environment
Strong communication and interpersonal skills – perceptive to customer needs
Second language skills is an asset
Capable of handling difficult customer facing conversations and interactions
Honest and positive, and able to effectively receive and communicate feedback
Results-oriented and process driven, with high expectations of self and team
Work a flexible schedule that will include weekends, evenings, holidays, and special events
Reports to: Shop Director

Working Team: Shop Staff

Works Closely with: Retail Operations, Information Technology (shipping systems) and Brand

Please apply by responding to the email listed below and attach your resume and cover letter in either PDF or MS Word format. In your cover letter please describe how optimism shows up for you, outline a one-year goal you are working towards and explain how this position will assist you in reaching your objectives.

hireme.oakville@kitandace.com

www.kitandace.com

While we thank all applicants for their interest, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Thank-you for your interest in Kit and Ace!

Tommy Bahama

Part time Sales Associate

Aloha~

Tommy Bahama is a lifestyle company that defines relaxed, sophisticated style. From its casual-yet-upscale collections of men's and women's apparel, swimwear, footwear, accessories and home furnishings to island-inspired cuisine and cocktails with a signature twist at our restaurants, your island escape is well within reach. Tommy Bahama is looking for qualified team members to join our efforts to create an island lifestyle that inspires the world to relax.

LIVE THE ISLAND LIFE

Tommy Bahama is more than just an island inspired brand, it’s a lifestyle! Live the Island Life as an ambassador of our brand, representing the season’s stylish trends. We look for those who are passionate about growth as we offer a variety of rewarding positions, from sales to management. You will play an important role in our store leadership, inspiring your team to work together to achieve our goals, create an environment of aloha fun, while exceeding guest expectations - taking them someplace great. Come join us, share knowledge on latest designs and provide guest with world class service!

BE THE ISLAND GUIDE

Create a relaxed destination – Genuinely greet all guests with a friendly smile, select and help locate or obtain merchandise based on guest needs and desires
Set the course – Learn, reference, and share current product knowledge with our guest; providing prompt recommendations and professional service to enhance their shopping experience (e.g. fit , fashion wardrobing advice and suggesting add-ons)
Build the perfect oasis – Emphasize brand direction and seek opportunities to informing guest of current marketing programs and upcoming events
Onboard your crew – Actively participate in all store-related meetings, working towards exceeding sales and service performance goals set by store management
ESSENTIALS FOR LIFE IN PARADISE

You have 2+ years of Guest and Sales experience
You have a “get things done” mindset
You are a natural collaborator and are able to identify opportunities and take initiative
You have a High School diploma or GED
Willingness to perform other duties as required that are necessary to support the business.
ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

Lift and/or move up to approximately 50 pounds frequently
Bending/stooping/kneeling required – frequently
Climbing ladders – occasionally
Routine standing for duration of shift (up to 8 hours)
Ability to work varied hours and days including nights, weekends and holidays as needed
Mahalo (thank you) for your interest in Tommy Bahama!

Core 1 Apple Specialist

Apple Specialist and Sales Associate

We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated individual in a part-time sales position in Downtown Oakville.

Our customer service representatives are our front line staff. We are looking for someone who is engaged and friendly. Someone who is passionate about helping people and understand that finding the best solution for a customer is always the first priority.

A passion for technology is an asset. We are looking for a candidate who demonstrates an ability to learn about new trends in the tech landscape, and has a knowledge of Apple products.

MUST Boutique

Assistant Manager

Our Oakville location is hiring! If you are looking for a career in retail management, love fashion and creative merchandising we would love to meet you. Drop in or send your resume. We look forward to hearing from you.

Linea Intima Lingerie - Oakville location

Sales Associate - Oakville location


JOB TITLE
Sales Associate
POST/JOB DESCRIPTION
Linea Intima is a luxury lingerie retailer in Ontario, Canada featuring a wide selection of designer bras, underwear, shapewear, loungewear and accessories.

We are currently seeking Part-time sales associate at our Oakville location.

The ideal candidate should possess:

-Minimum one year sales experience working in a specialty or department store
-Excellent customer service by anticipating the client’s needs, exceeding expectations and building an exceptional shopping experience for customers
-Maintain a client list and follow up with phone calls to customers
-Assist with all day-to-day operations to achieve targeted sales and profitability, including opening and closing responsibilities
-Handling of cash/credit transactions
-Receive, unpack and ticket inventory
-Merchandise and display product to promote sales
-Bra fitting experience an asset
-Must be able to work flexible schedule including evenings, weekends and holidays

Kare

Showroom/Sales Manager

About the Company

KARE, is a design and décor retail company located in Oakville, Ontario and looking to hire a Full-time, Showroom/Sales Manager to join their team.
Reporting to the Owners/Principals the ideal candidate, leading a small team, will have a positive attitude regardless of the task, can plan, action, assemble resources on their own, has demonstrated office administration and coordination experience.

They will be willing to learn, have a positive attitude, and an agile approach to keeping organized and productive. This will involve the use of independent judgement and sound decision making to ensure success in the role.
*Please note that this role requires a high level of discretion and confidentiality. We are looking for someone with a proven track record and experience, someone who is comfortable handling sensitive and confidential information and possesses a valid driver’s license.

Overview of the Role: Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities

KARE is not only a brand, but also a culture and lifestyle. We look for dynamic individuals who
are not only interested in design and retail of furniture and accessories, but who enjoy
perfecting every customer interaction, creating an in-store experience and content that is
conversational and engaging.

The Showroom/Sales Manager works in a retail showroom that sell furniture, accessories, and
services. They ensure sales targets are met, supervise staff and ensure that the sales floor is
visually appealing and inviting for customers. They also address and resolve issues and
concerns, delegate tasks among staff in maintaining the cleanliness order in showroom,
negotiate deals with customers, supervise logistics and communications aspects of business,
liaise with KARE head office, and maintain product knowledge, utilizing their expertise by
training employees and enhancing their skills. The Showroom/Sales Manager has the
responsibility to monitor showroom operations, all while implementing the company's
standards and policies.

STRENGTHS/COMPETENCIES:
• Resourcefulness - Securing and deploying resources effectively and efficiently and being able to find quick and clever ways to overcome resourcing difficulties.
• Ensures Accountability - Securing and deploying resources effectively and efficiently and being able to find quick and clever ways to overcome resourcing difficulties.
• Drives Results - Focusing on and consistently achieving results even under difficult circumstances.
• Communicates Effectively - Sharing information effectively at the right time and level with the right stakeholders.
• Attracts and Develops Talent - Attracting, selecting, developing and retaining talent to meet current and future business needs and talents' career goals.
• Drives Engagement - Attracting, selecting, developing and retaining talent to meet current and future business needs and talents' career goals.
• Being Flexible and Adaptable - Being continuously change ready and adjusting approach and demeanour to match the shifting demands of different situations.
• Independent Mindset - Thinking independently, growing in knowledge, and relying on data rather than opinion. Being objective at all times about what is best for the whole of KARE, rather than what is best for a particular area
• Resilience - Maintaining a positive attitude in adversity, being confident in own capabilities and learning from setbacks.
• Success Drivers - Understanding the key business drivers and financial indicators that make KARE successful and using these to make better business decisions.
• Decision Making - Making correct and timely decisions based on sound analysis, reasoning, judgment, well-balanced priority setting and ethics.
• DNA - Showing strong commitment ownership and compliance to KARE Culture in the areas of Ethics, HSE, Code of Conduct, and all related policies.
EXPERIENCE:
• College degree in Business Administration or related discipline is preferred
• Minimum 5 years+ of experience in a mid to high-end Showroom/Sales leader role
• Previous experience in retail or in the field of interior design and/or décor, or a related
field, is an asset but not required

SKILLS/ABILITIES:
Licence/Certification:
• Required Valid Driver’s License - Ability to travel locally
• Proficient in Microsoft Office - Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
Health & Safety Requirements
• Lifting up to 50lbs, utilizing appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE), property equipment and safety techniques.
• Ability to maneuver effectively around gallery floor, stock room, and office.
• Position does require some prolonged standing, twisting, stooping, kneeling, squatting,
bending, and climbing.
• Follow Covid protocols such as mask wearing and sanitizing hands. Work Week

Showroom hours Tuesday-Sunday, 10:00am-6:00pm. Retail is a dynamic business, and the workload may vary and from time to time and you will be expected to work additional hours to complete projects or special assignments from time to time. This role is overtime exempt.

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent, plus benefits
Salary: $50,000.00-$60,000.00 per year, based on experience
Language: English (required)

To Apply: Applications must be sent to HR@karedesign.ca with the email subject line of your application to include the job title and job code #K101. Attach your cover letter, resume and the completed pre-screening questionnaire to be considered for the position, see below.

KARE, in accordance with our Accessibility Policy, will endeavour to find accommodation solutions working in a spirit of cooperation if any accommodation is requested during the recruitment, interview and selection processes with the obligations under Ontario Human Rights and Accessibilities for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Should you have any questions or require accommodation, please contact HR at HR@karedesign.ca.

Pre-screening Questionnaire
1. Are you eligible to work in Canada?
2. Do you have your sales experience in a retail setting?
3. Do you have manager/supervisory experience?
4. Do you have any issues or concerns with lifting up to 50lbs?
5. Would you have any concerns with working flexible hours, evenings, and weekend?
6. The salary range for this role is between $50,000 and $60,000/year. What is your salary expectation?

Bailey Nelson

Full Time Eyewear Consultant

Eyewear Consultant - Oakville
We are a tight knit bunch of down to earth individuals who look for ways to relentlessly improve on everything we do, every day. At Bailey Nelson, we believe our team is the secret to our success. We’re all about changing how our customers see the world and how the world sees them.

As an Eyewear Stylist, you’ll play a crucial role with our store teams to deliver the best possible experience to your customers. You’ll have the opportunity to hit some exciting goals along the way and build a career with a growing Australian brand that has been evolving the eyecare industry since 2012.

What we need from you:
● Customer Experience - You must have excellent communication skills and love getting to know your customers, making sure their need is met by great interactions and knowledgeable product recommendations. Previous customer service experience is a must
● Celebrate individuality​ - Being honest and helping people find their looks by guiding customers to find that perfect pair of frames.
● Positive energy​ - You are always brimming with enthusiasm and proactive to help your team and customers. You love being in a fast-paced environment, willing to take on a challenge all with a can-do attitude
● Initiative - You formulate your own ideas with projects, efficiency, and process improvements. You strive to improve yourself and others around you every day.
● Problem-solving - You have good analytical skills and love seeing a problem through to resolution, you ask questions to be able to provide the right answers, ensuring the customer has the greatest experience possible.
● Optical Experience​ - while not a necessity, previous experience is a big plus in this role
● Team​ - Cultivate a strong bond with your store manager, assistant manager, and store
optometrist. Strive to inspire, motivate, and develop your team. What you get from us:
● A job where you can make a real impact every day by meeting customers specific eye care needs
● Access to our world-class web-based learning platform as well as training and development
events to help better yourself and your role at Bailey Nelson
● A leadership team who genuinely cares about our people and is committed to their engagement
and development
● Not to mention all of the great glasses you get to choose from!
So you just read about your dream job, well don’t wonder what if? Send us your resume today, we can’t wait to find out why you are perfect to join the Bailey Nelson team!

HAVEN Home & Gift

Retail Sales Associate

HAVEN Home & Gift was established in the Summer of 2018 when we opened the doors to our first retail location in Collingwood, Ontario. We are so excited to open our second location in Downtown Oakville and are seeking a Part-time Sales Associate to assist our team with day-to-day operations.

At HAVEN we are passionate about casual living and comfortable decor. We believe everyone's home should be their HAVEN.

Duties:
- Greeting customers and providing them with exceptional customer service.
- Receive, unpack, and price merchandise; flagging any damaged or missing items.
- Complete customer care; keeping accurate and organized logs, following up with customers in a timely manner with attention to order timelines, deliveries, and delays.
- Keep the sales floor clean, organized, well merchandised and stocked.
- Support the team with all daily operational procedures.
- Communicate with our Collingwood team as needed.

Qualifications:
- Exceptional communication skills both verbal and written.
- Previous retail experience is considered an asset.
- Reliable, motivated and a self-starter (taking initiative is huge in this role!).
- Passionate about all things home