Things have really evolved since La-Z-Boy first introduced the recliner in 1928. Over the subsequent decades, our product line has grown to include a myriad of pieces and styles, and our brand name has become highly recognized across the country and around the globe. But throughout our history, one fact has remained constant: The La-Z-Boy brand name is synonymous with comfort and quality.
Paid/ Full-Time Position/ Start Date: March 2015
The position of the In-Home Designer is responsible for designing and creating comfortable and functional environments that represent client’s lifestyle and taste. The Designer will strive to create long-term relationships that will lead to increased sales and profitability.
• Bachelor’s degree in design or equivalent work experience required
• Excellent customer service skills and organizational skills
• Strong interpersonal skills to effectively communicate and build rapport
• Self-management to demonstrate self-control and the ability to manage time and priorities
• Teamwork – Work effectively and productively with others
• Initiative to meet assigned goals, missions and objectives
Interior Design Associate
Paid/ Part-Time Position/ Start Date: March 2015
Responsible for creating sales utilizing exceptional customer service and knowledge of La-Z-Boy products and services. Strive to create long-term customer relationships that will lead to increased sales and profitability. Develop awareness of interior design through practical experience, observation and interaction with a La-Z-Boy Designer. Assist the Interior Designer in designing and creating comfortable and functional environments that represent client’s lifestyle, taste and budget.
•Currently enrolled in or graduate of an Architectural Design program or a minimum of three (3) to five (5) years design experience in a comparable home furnishings role
•Previous selling experience strongly preferred
•Experience in using floor and space planning applications
•Knowledgeable of general principles of home décor and design (i.e., furniture, carpet, draperies, and color schemes.)
•Excellent communication skills, customer service skills, and organizational skills
•Strong interpersonal skills to effectively communicate and build rapport
•Ability to effectively manage time and conflicting priorities
•Ability to work effectively and productively with others as a team
•Ability to work the schedule and hours dictated by business needs
•Ability to work evenings, weekends and holidays as required