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Sales Associate

Avenue Road

This is a Full-time position in Vancouver, BC posted July 21, 2017.

AVENUE ROAD is a Toronto-based furniture retailer, manufacturer and distributor engaged in both residential and contract markets, offering classic-contemporary designs with timeless style and enduring quality.

AVENUE ROAD is currently seeking a full time MANDARIN SPEAKING RETAIL SALES ASSOCIATE reporting to and assisting an assigned sales executive in our Vancouver Showroom. The candidate should be a confident self-starter ideally with some industry or customer service experience and the ability to multi-task.

Sales Support

  • Respond to client inquiries for pricing and product information by phone, email and in-person
  • Prepare and revise quotations and sales orders
  • Input new contacts and leads into database
  • Daily interaction with operations team on customer orders and deliveries
  • Liaise with clients concerning installations, deliveries, product issues and payments
  • Contact vendors for information/clarification/special requests
  • Greet and assist clients on the showroom floor as required
  • Keep sales area and showroom floor presentable
  • Additional duties as required


  • Post-secondary degree or diploma an asset
  • Strong team player, able to work in a fast-paced sales driven environment
  • Able to work 1-2 Saturdays per month
  • Ability to work in Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook
  • Experience with inventory/database, preferably SAP
  • Fluency in Mandarin an asset

Skills Required

  • Education level: College
  • Work experience (years): 3-5 years


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