Hudson's Bay Company (HBC)
Description:Who We Are\\:HBC is a diversified globalretailer, focused on driving the performance of high quality stores and theirall-channel offerings, growing through acquisitions, and unlocking the value ofreal estate holdings.Founded in 1670, HBC is the oldest company in North America.Our portfoliotoday includes formats ranging from luxury to premium department stores to offprice fashion shopping destinations, with more than 480 stores and over 66,000employees around the world.Our leading banners across North America and Europe include Hudson\u2019s Bay, Lord& Taylor, Saks Fifth Avenue, Gilt, Saks OFF 5TH, Galeria Kaufhof, thelargest department store group in Germany, and Belgium\u2019s only department storegroup Galeria INNO.We have significant investments in real estate joint ventures.HBC haspartnered with Simon Property Group Inc.in the HBC Global Properties JointVenture, which owns properties in the United States and Germany.In Canada, HBChas partnered with RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust in the RioCan-HBC JointVenture.A truly global corporate citizen, HBC is committed to responsible businesspractices to bring about positive change, and we work hard to shape asustainable future for people and the planet.Our philanthropic initiativeshelp create healthy families, strong communities, and sport excellence in thecities and countries in which we operate around the world, while striving tocreate innovative programs and resources that provide flexibility for work-lifebalance in order to maintain a positive working environmentWhat This Position Is All About\\:The Style Advisor is responsible for elevating their shoppingexperience by welcoming visitors to the store, providing directions andanswering questions to help customers efficiently get to their desiredlocation.The Style Advisor has a strong working knowledge of the store, the designers itcarries as well as the many services offered and they use this knowledge toprovide customers with personalized assistance to enhance their shopping experience.Who You Are\\: You believe that teamwork is critical for long lasting success You lead by example, are responsible and thoughtful, creative and energized\u00a0 Your delivery-focus is always on the most memorable customer experience You understand how important it is to get buy-in, and so you are patient and deliberate with your communication, able to adjust and change wherever necessaryYou also have\\: Proficient in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Blackberry, IPAD, etc. Technologically savvy Fluent in multiple languages; fluency in Mandarin would be a strong asset.As the Style Advisor, you will\\: Create a Welcoming Environment Immediately welcomes customers as they enter the area and proactively offers assistance Provides a dynamic service presence to each location Skilled at asking appropriate questions to identify a customer\u2019s needs in order to effectively provide them guidance or directions Knowledgeable of store layout, current merchandise assortment and able to direct Customers to the appropriate area\u00a0 Elevate the Shopping Experience Able to quickly assess customer needs in terms of\\: special occasion, vendors\/product of interest, special language needs, how much time customer has, etc. Has a strong network of Style Advisors throughout the store and leverages these relationships to pair the right Style Advisor to a new customer based on the customer\u2019s needs\u00a0 Thoroughly knowledgeable on all in-store services and proactively offers the appropriate service to a customer to further personalize and enhance their shopping experience Problem Solving Demonstrates a high level of energy and the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment Able to understand a customer\u2019s concerns and quickly determine solutions with limited supervision Your Life and Career at HBC\\: Be part of a world-class team; work with an adventurous spirit; think and act like an owner- operator! Exposure to rewarding career advancement opportunities, from retail to supply chain, to digital or corporate. A culture that promotes a healthy, fulfilling work\/life balance Benefits package for all eligible full-time employees (including medical, vision and dental). An amazing employee discount*SAKSUSMON*Qualification:Thank you foryour interest with HBC.We look forward to reviewing your application.HBC providesequal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants foremployment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age,disability or genetics.In addition to federal law requirements, HBC complieswith applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employmentin every location in which the company has facilities.This policy applies toall terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring,placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence,compensation and training.HBC welcomes allapplicants for this position.Should you be individually selected toparticipate in an assessment or selection process, accommodations are availableupon request in relation to the materials or processes to be used.
Hudson's Bay Company (HBC)
Website : http://www3.hbc.com
Hudson’s Bay Company (HBC), founded in 1670, is North America’s longest continually operated company. Today, HBC offers customers an unparalleled range of retailing categories and shopping experiences internationally. In Canada, HBC operates Hudson’s Bay, Canada’s largest department store with 90 full-line locations and one outlet store as well as thebay.com, unsurpassed in its fashion, beauty, home and accessory designers and brands. HBC also operates Home Outfitters, Canada’s largest home specialty superstore with 69 locations across the country.