Mohawk Industries PART TIME - GALLERY DESIGN CONSULTANT in NEW YORK, New York

Overview:

Join the largest manufacturer of tile and natural stone in the United States and watch your career stand out with Dal-Tile, a subsidiary of Mohawk Industries.

Our close-knit team of dedicated professionals has made us the success we are today. In exchange for their hard work, we support our people with a family-friendly work environment, a commitment to promoting from within, unique benefits that go beyond just medical and dental, and a belief that every employee deserves a productive life outside of work. If this sounds outstanding to you, take the first step forward and explore a career with Dal-Tile.

The Gallery Design Consultant provides tile and stone selection consultations/support for our wholesale customers as well as their clients. All sales transactions will be referred to the appropriate sales service center or retail dealer. Please note this is a non-sales position.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides tile & stone selection consultation, as well as interior design advice to designers, architects, contractors and home owners

  • Provides sales support to the region’s sales service centers

  • Utilizes Auto-CAD and hand-sketching to create tile layouts to assist clients’ design proposals

  • Creates and maintains tile and stone displays and sample boards using current industry trends and standard principles of design

  • Assists in the creation of merchandising/marketing programs and events for the Gallery to promote Daltile and Marazzi brands

  • Acts as a liaison between the A&D community and various Daltile and Marazzi reps to ensure seamless project development

  • Participates in monthly industry events held in the Gallery

  • Manages product sample supply and distribution

  • Executes daily office related tasks and general office administration

  • Performs shipping and receiving tasks for product samples as well as Gallery supplies

  • Assists in the training and development of other consultants on product knowledge

  • Leads Gallery tours for visitors and guests, including local interior design students

  • Performs inventory stock checks as needed

  • Performs other duties as required

Gallery Design Consultant Performance Orientation

  • Customer Service & Interaction – 40%

  • Creative/Design – 35%

  • Administrative – 20%

  • Manual – 5%

Qualifications:

Education and Knowledge:

  • Associates or Bachelors degree in Interior Design, Fine Arts or related discipline

  • 2+ years of design training or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • 3+ years in sales/customer service, preferably within the tile and stone industry

Competencies:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

  • Working knowledge of Auto-CAD and Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator)

  • Ability to read and interpret architectural/construction drawings

  • Basic math and measuring competency

  • Color coordination and design skills

  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills

  • A ‘team-work’ approach to tasks

Other Pertinent Job Information:

  • Ability to lift up to 30 lbs.

Dal-Tile is a proud supporter of our U.S. military, veterans and their families - Thank You for Your Service!

Active military, transitioning service members and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant ( EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled ).

Job ID 2017-31783

FLSA Status Exempt

Company DAL-TILE

Business Site US-NY-NEW YORK

Job Group Sales