Employment

Wear Ever Jewelry Gallery and Studio School
We are an independent jewelry retail gallery in Old Town Alexandria, VA that sells handcrafted work by US artists. Our studio school offers small-group classes in jewelry making.

Part-time Sales Associate–Weekends

$15+ per hour

Duties –

  • Greet and receive customers/students in a welcoming manner.
  • Serve customers by helping them select products.
  • Provide outstanding customer service.
  • Drive sales through engagement of customers, suggestive selling, and sharing product knowledge.
  • Respond to customers’ questions.
  • Direct customers by escorting them to racks and counters.
  • Process payments with point-of-sale system.
  • Create and maintain electronic customer profile records.
  • Assist with inventory, including receiving and stocking merchandise.
  • Keep clientele informed by notifying them of preferred customer sales and future merchandise of potential interest.
  • Open and/or close store (disarm/arm security, set up/store jewelry, clean store front, interior, glass).
  • Alert management of potential security issues.
  • Maintain professional appearance and conduct that reflects our brand image.

 Must Have–

  • Weekend availability to work onsite at our Alexandria, VA store.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Basic knowledge of metals, gems, and processes.
  • Previous sales experience.
  • Computer and keyboarding competence.
  • High school diploma or GED; college preferred.
  • Reliability and punctuality.

 Helpful Skills –

  • Experience with ecommerce website.
  • Experience with Ig, FB, Photoshop, Excel.

Perks –

  • Access to jewelry studio.
  • Discount on merchandise.
  • Walk to King Street Metro.
  • Charming location in historic district.

Background Check – required.

Send resume to jenniferpark131@gmail.com

Part-time Jewelry Instructor

Accepting proposals on a rolling basis.
Send resume, along with required elements for one or both formats listed below, to jennifer@weareverjewelry.com

Four classes/month (12 hours) Enrollment is on a monthly basis.
Submit class title, one-paragraph class description, sample photo, photos of student work, and your days/times available.

One-day workshop (6 hours)
Submit workshop title, one-paragraph workshop description, sample photo, and photos of student work.

All opportunities are at 1112 King Street, First Floor, Alexandria, VA 22314. Class/workshop size is limited to six students.