Since its launch in 1993 with a collection of six essential handbags, Kate Spade New York has always been colorful, bold, and optimistic. Today, it is a global lifestyle brand that designs extraordinary things for the everyday, delivering seasonal collections of handbags, ready-to-wear, jewelry, footwear, home décor, and more. Known for its rich heritage and unique brand DNA, Kate Spade New York offers a distinctive point of view and celebrates communities of women around the globe who live their perfectly imperfect lifestyles.
Kate Spade New York is part of the Tapestry portfolio – a global house of brands committed to stretching what’s possible.
Job Title: Support Associate
The successful individual will leverage their proficiency in retail to…
Manage and process inbound deliveries in a timely manner; monitor to prioritize the daily workload.
Ensure proper organization and accessibility of merchandise.
Be knowledgeable of stock including quantity, how many units are on hand, and what is and is not selling.
Support floor moves and ensure selling floor is stocked throughout the day.
Conduct price changes and markdowns as necessary.
Maintain overall cleanliness and organization standards on the selling floor, in the stockroom, and offsite/warehouse.
Audit compliance and achieve shrinkage goals.
The accomplished individual will possess…
Willingness to work in and promote a team oriented environment
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to multi-task, results driven and flexible to change
An outstanding professional will have…
Minimum 1-2 year experience in a retail industry of relevant experience as a stock associate
High school degree preferred
Must be available to work store schedule, as needed, including evenings, weekends, holidays
Ability to frequently lift and carry boxes weighing up to 60 pounds
Ability to load boxes in and out of delivery truck (offsite/warehouse only)
Must be able to work effectively under pressure in a high energy and high traffic environment
Standing for extended periods of time
On a frequent basis, requires the ability to stoop, kneel, and crouch
Our Competencies for All Employees
Kate Spade is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and we pride ourselves on hiring and developing the best people. All employment decisions (including recruitment, hiring, promotion, compensation, transfer, training, discipline and termination) are based on the applicant’s or employee’s qualifications as they relate to the requirements of the position under the consideration. These decisions are made without regard to age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic characteristics, race, color, creed, religion, ethnicity, national origin, alienage, citizenship, disability, marital status, military status, pregnancy, or any other legally-recognized protected basis prohibited by applicable law. Visit Kate Spade at www.katespade.com.