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Gallery Coordinator | San Francisco

The Gallery Coordinator will be responsible for maintaining the general aesthetic of the Gallery floor as determined by the Merchandising team. In addition the Gallery Coordinator is responsible for assisting sales by acting as the initial greeter in the gallery. The Gallery Coordinator will contribute to various projects that will help generate sales and provide an exceptional client experience consistent with The Future Perfect mission.

What you'll do:

  • Greet all clients as they enter the gallery, provide product demonstrations and offer beverages.
  • Lead back office Gallery operations such as organizing, ordering, and maintaining all fabric swatch samples, maintaining Gallery product inventory, and facilities issues.
  • Organize weekly gallery ordering in regards to snacks and client offered beverages.
  • Maintain inventory of all Gallery marketing collateral such as catalogs and all office supplies.
  • Prepare trade meeting materials for SD offsite presentations.
  • Expand the client's connection to the brand by increasing email sign-up in the Gallery.
  • Assist the Gallery team in building strong working relationships with clients and fellow team members.
  • Work closely with co-workers and promote a positive team spirit.
  • Maintain the appearance of the studio and products by ensuring compliance with visual merchandising standards and directives.
  • Demonstrate enthusiasm for design, interested in expanding current knowledge base of designers and products while keeping up on latest trends within the design industry.
  • Communicate to clients via phone and email as a form of outreach to inform them of Gallery updates and events.
  • Coordinate with outside vendors as needed, in regards to debris and waste removal, gardeners, IT, cleaners etc.
  • Assist the lead merchandiser as needed.
  • Schedule and organize furniture swaps and deliveries in regards to stock changes and re-merchandising as instructed and with approval of the lead merchandiser.
  • Maintain and prioritize general gallery upkeep, ensuring all is clean and placed as it should be.
  • Additional tasks as assigned by management.
  • Oversee scheduling and update gallery calendar - memos, pick-ups, etc.
  • Maintain and monitor progress of to-do list.
  • Assist Warehouse Manager as needed with inventory and warehouse management.

What you'll bring:

  • 1-2 years experience in Interior Design, Architecture, or related educational experience.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Detail and process oriented – always willing to “go the extra mile”.
  • Possess outstanding problem-solving skills; follow through skills and is resourceful and creative.
  • Exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written; conveys information in a clear and concise manner; asks appropriate probing questions.
  • Exceptional customer service skills.
  • Team player. Cooperative, easily gains trust and support of peers and encourages collaboration.
  • Interested in self-development and is committed to continuous self improvement.
  • Able to work evenings and weekends as needed.
  • MacOS proficient, knowledge of Google Mail, Sheets, and Docs. Salesforce Experience is a plus.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and regularly move catalog boxes, water cases, and product around the Gallery.



Director of Operations | New York

The Future Perfect is seeking a Director of Operations to plan, direct, and oversee the company’s operational policies, budgets, initiatives, logistics and planning functions. The ideal candidate will provide strategic and tactical leadership to support and reinforce the company’s overall business plans, which include managing current locations in addition to expanding and opening new locations.

What you'll do:

  • Streamline and establish departmental workflows.
  • Oversee shipping and logistics of retail and e-commerce operations.
  • Oversee inventory management system and inventory.
  • Develop strategic and operational plans with defined performance standards, metrics and action plans that can be tracked against timelines to evaluate organizational performance.
  • Measure effectiveness and efficiency of operational processes both internally and externally and find ways to improve processes.
  • Coordinate budgets.
  • Direct operations for all locations and new openings, setting standard operating procedures, training staff, and ensuring brand consistency.
  • Coordinate with IT support team for issues and updates that arise.
  • Assess capital purchases, leases, and phone systems.
  • Evaluate regularly the efficiency of business procedures according to organizational objectives and apply improvement.

What you'll bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree, MBA strongly preferred.
  • Senior management experience in operations and logistics within a high-volume retail distribution environment, preferably furniture and/or design.
  • Ability to pursue multiple goals, analyze complex issues, facilitate change in response to a dynamic environment, and communicate effectively at all levels of the organization
  • Proficient in Salesforce, Microsoft Office Suite, and Google Platform.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communications, and presentation skills.
  • A true, natural leader - outgoing, self motivated, capable of developing and executing a plan to realize goals.
  • Relative experience in furniture and design industries is a major plus.
  • Experience working with inventory management and POS systems is a must; Lightspeed system knowledge is a plus.

We will provide: Competitive base salary + benefits package including health insurance, 401k retirement plan, paid vacation, and great coworkers.

Send email including cover letter and resume embedded into the email to jobs@thefutureperfect.com with "Director of Operations" in the subject line.




Sales Director | New York | San Francisco

The Future Perfect is seeking a senior-level sales director to work with our architecture, interior design and contract clients in a creative and fast paced environment. The Sales Director will work from our showroom and is a highly motivated individual, responsible for both inside and outside sales.

Our Sales Directors are responsible for growing the annual spend of their assigned book of business, which will consist of a range of small to large-sized design firms. They will close the majority of their business over the phone, and they will bring a strong background of building relationships in remote markets. The role is ideal for someone with 3-5+ years of working experience, who is comfortable in a start-up environment – ready to roll up their sleeves, jump in the trenches, and do whatever it takes to succeed. Our ideal candidate will thrive in a constantly changing environment and can grow into other roles as we expand.

What you'll do:

  • Manage and own a weekly calendar of meetings with new and returning TFP clients.
  • Complete a minimum of 50 outside trade meetings per quarter (approximately 4 meetings weekly).
  • Engage in regular contact via phone and email with your assigned accounts in order to identify who’s in the sourcing and purchasing phases of their project life cycles.
  • Begin to uncover and document the organization maps for design firms — goal is to identify decision makers and key influencers.
  • Gain an understanding of the sourcing and purchasing processes for your assigned accounts.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of TFP’s brand and brands carried as well as product information.
  • Reach monthly sales targets defined by management.
  • Assist with the maintenance of gallery aesthetics, organization, and overall standards.
  • Other duties as assigned.

What you'll bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent.
  • 3-5+ years of experience in an inside/outside sales closing role at a SaaS or technology start-up.
  • Experience managing a book of 100+ accounts with a sales cycle of 1-6 months for first purchase.
  • Experience using Salesforce.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Experience with relaying product information to remote markets via conference calls with 5-10+ attendees.
  • Timely and thoughtful follow-up to creating trust and strong relationships with your accounts.
  • Ability to identify and overcome objections throughout the full sales cycle.
  • Passion for interior design, art, objects d’art, decorative arts, or architecture.

We will provide: Competitive base salary + benefits package including health insurance, 401k retirement plan, paid vacation, and great coworkers.

Send email including cover letter and resume embedded into the email to jobs@thefutureperfect.com with "Sales Director" in the subject line.




Client Support Specialist | New York | San Francisco

The Future Perfect is seeking a Customer Support Specialist to work with our architecture, interior design and contract clients in a creative and fast paced environment. The Customer Support Specialist will work alongside the sales team to ensure that all the details of a transaction are followed through. We are looking for a highly motivated, organized and resourceful individual to join the sales team in this role. The ideal candidate is proactive, detail oriented and a collaborative team member.

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Gallery Sales Assistant | New York | San Francisco

The Gallery Sales Assistant will be responsible for assisting with all aspects of sales support including facilitating the client experience through selling support and post-sale client care. This role will also include operations, inventory management, and providing support to the Sales Team. The Gallery Sales Assistant will contribute to various projects that will help generate sales and provide an exceptional client experience consistent with The Future Perfect mission.

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