Employment Opportunities with Diggz Formals
Diggz Formals, located in Lafayette, Indiana, is NOW HIRING for full-time, part-time and seasonal Sales Consultants. Seasonal positions run from January-May and are perfect for college students to have a job every year when they return to school. Diggz Formals is a full service formal gown and tuxedo boutique that has been servicing central Indiana and surrounding areas for the past 16 years! We work in an exciting, high-energy industry and are hiring enthusiastic individuals with a passion for prom and special occasion formal wear!
Ages 15 to 75 are encouraged to apply!
A Consultant is responsible for providing outstanding customer service and driving sales! They are an expert in prom, semi-formal, and evening gowns, and serve as a matchmaker to help their clients find the perfect dress! Our most successful Consultants are self-motivated individuals with upbeat, outgoing personalities and excellent communication skills. They are fast-paced, enjoy fashion, and they serve our customers in a sincere, thoughtful, and encouraging way every visit.
- Maintaining a professional, client-focused environment
- Enthusiastically greeting and welcoming customers/explaining in-store shopping guidelines
- Assisting clients in selecting their dream dress
- Assisting clients in the fitting rooms with zipping and adjusting gowns for a proper fit
- Checking stock/Informing clients about availability and shipping timeframe
- Thoroughly explaining the ordering process and layaway options available to the customer
- Offering and explaining our alteration process to customers
- Measuring clients to inform them which size to browse for in-store fittings, ordering gowns and tuxedo rentals
- Visually inspect the return to the showroom floor gowns for damage
- Receiving and processing inventory (including steaming gowns)
- General cleaning of the store
- Answering telephone calls to complete sale inquiries, answer customer questions, etc.
- Data entry updating inventory in our online store (www.diggzformals.com)
- Available to work All-to-Most Fridays/Saturdays/Sundays During Peak Prom Season February through May
- Saturdays Are Mandatory February 15-April 20, 4-hour shifts or as desired
- Part-time available 2-3 days per week with one day being a Saturday or Sunday during Peak Prom Season (approximately 12–18 hours per week)
- Full-Time available 30 plus hours a week, Saturday or Sunday is required
- Retail experience strongly preferred (Not Required)
- Passionate about the formal wear industry and assisting customers
- Outgoing and energetic personality is a must!
- Desire to learn and excel in an environment that can be very slow to extremely fast-paced within minutes
- Ability to work well with others
Diggz is a multi-tasking, ever-changing, never boring workplace focused on working together and serving our amazing customers! If you would like to be part of a dynamic team, at a dynamic time of year, help our customers dress for an important event in their lives, and earn a competitive income, we would love to discuss this opportunity and your future at Diggz Formals!
+Seasonal Position runs between January 15-May 5
+Peak Prom Season hours January 15-May 5: Monday-Friday 11a-8p, Saturday 11a-8p, Sunday 1p-6p
+Off Season hours May 6-January 5: Wednesday-Saturday 1p-7p Closed Sunday-Tuesday but may work on off days if we have special projects