Aronson’s collaborates with architects, interior designers, visual merchandisers, and general contractors to provide innovative flooring solutions.

Outside Sales Agent

Full Time

The Job Description

The Empire Collection is a portfolio of handmade custom rugs named for its home state. The handwoven and hand-tufted rugs are as luxurious to the touch as they are to the eye, with a rich quality combining traditional carpet-making techniques with natural fibers such as wool, linen, alpaca, jute and tencel. Aronson’s has partnered with its trusted European mill which has the ability to deliver the rugs within a remarkable 6 – 8 week lead time.

Aronson’s is seeking sales representation for the Empire Collection for various territories throughout the United States. The ideal candidate is an established independent multi-line representative with a broad base of established contacts in the specifying and purchasing community.

If you are interested in joining our team, please click here or visit us at the ICFF, Javits Center NYC, May 20 – 23, 2018, Booth 2049.

Qualifications:

  • Existing contacts and relationships with designers, architects and purchasing agents.
  • Experience in residential, hospitality and retail sectors.
  • Proven track record of building and developing sales.
  • Ability to network with key decision makers.
  • Highly motivated to attain sales goals.
  • An understanding of marketing and ability to market the line through social media.
  • Compatible lines.
  • Basic knowledge of rugs is a plus.

Administrative Assistant / Receptionist

Full Time or Part Time

Schedule

Full Time: Monday to Friday, 8am -- 5pm or Monday to Friday, and Saturday when needed, or Part Time: Monday to Friday, 8am -- 2pm or 12 -- 6pm, and Saturday when needed.

The Ideal Candidate

You have a love for textiles and interior designs, are enthusiastic about an opportunity to learn our business, while ambitious enough to have an eye toward (eventually) becoming a full time Project Manager. A subset to the above: You are serious and determined to do your job well, have the capacity to work independently, and equally capable working collaboratively within a team. You have a head for numbers, measurement and dimensions.

The Job Description

Provide administrative, office and sales support services to four (4) Project Managers. In addition, coordinate monthly special events, and work on ad hoc projects as needed.

The Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Punctual and reliable.
  • Ability to solve rudimentary math problems.
  • Able to lift 40 lbs, and move it 40 feet.
  • Articulate and detail-oriented.
  • Capable of handling multiple tasks and ever-changing priorities.
  • Interested in materials and textiles, design, architecture and sustainable environment.
  • Relatively at ease working with productivity software (e.g., Email, MS Word, Excel), database, design and image programs (e.g., Filemaker, Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop).

Project Manager

Full Time

The Job Description

A motivated and result-oriented individual to join our growing sales team. This is a unique career opportunity for someone who is familiar with or has worked in design, architectural environments. Experience in working with luxury flooring projects is highly desirable, but not required. Our Project Manager (PM) solicits, cultivates, and manages existing and new accounts that are made up of interior designers, architects, and general contractors. The PM is responsible for the overall successful completion of each project, and has the propensity to solve problems. The ideal candidate is articulate, well organized, confident and charismatic.

Preferred (but not required) Experience and Skills are:

  • Ability to quickly conceptualize a client's project requirements, and offer the appropriate options and alternatives based on available products and resources.
  • 3 to 5 years of inside / outside sales experience in a high-end luxury brand environment.
  • Proficiency in reading floor plans, Mac OS, Filemaker and CRM.