Careers with Kealopiko

Kealopiko | Company Culture

Kealopiko's mission is to raise awareness of things authentically Hawaiian through the medium of fashion. We tell the stories of our ancestors and unique islands through design and language. The desire to do this comes from our shared interest, as founders, in mālama ʻāina (caring for the land, sea and all therein) and mālama kanaka (working toward the wellness of our people). We want to work with others who feel passionate about these things.

Jobs positions are listed below. Mahalo nui for your interest in Kealopiko!


Kealopiko Store Manager | Full time | Honolulu, HI | Start date Oct. 2016 Job Brief (full job description will be provided once resume is received) Kealopiko is looking for an energetic, passionate and results-driven manager to be responsible for overall operations and management of our first brick and mortar retail space. The successful candidate will be able to maintain an environment of aloha, ensure customer satisfaction, meet sales and profitability goals and manage staff and products effectively.

Requirements: A minimum of 2 years experience as a successful store manager (managing employees, inventory, POS systems). *Proven experience in retail sales with increasing levels of responsibility and a working knowledge of general retail practices and procedures in a fast-paced, customer service environment Powerful leading skills, organizational skills and business orientation Strong communication skills (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills Excellent customer service skills; ability to anticipate customer needs Good merchandising skills

Submit By 9.25.2016 please submit a current resume (CV) and 3 references to Kealopiko via email (kealopiko@kealopiko.com), with the subject: Attention: Retail Store Manager. Applications will be processed quickly and followed by interviews. The desired start date is 10.1.2016. Questions? Please send them to kealopiko@kealopiko.com attn. Jamie


Retail Sales Associate | Part-time (15-25hrs) | Honolulu, HI | Start date Oct. 2016

Job Brief

 (full job description will be provided once resume is received) 

Kealopiko is looking for an enthusiastic and people-savvy individual to handle sales activities and sales associate job duties in the Kealopiko store, from lead generation through to close (from greeting to checkout). The successful retail sales associate will provide excellent customer service, meet sales goals, and work effectively with the store manager and other employees. Those with passion in some area of Hawaiian natural or cultural knowledge and the desire to share that with customers will best fit this position

Responsibilities:

Greet and treat customers with aloha at all times

Provide a Kealopiko value-aligned experience (i.e. uphold the values and energy the company is known for when interacting with customers)

Demonstrate knowledge of our brand and products

Help customers to locate merchandise, select the correct size in all body styles, retrieve other sizes for them, and help them to feel comfortable and supported in their shopping experience and in the Kealopiko store environment

Cross sell products (example: suggest accessories to go with clothing or products that compliment one another)

Ensure high levels of customer satisfaction through excellent service

Assess customers needs and provide assistance and information on products 

Actively seek out customers in store and be able to assess how much help they need (know when to engage, know when to give space)

Remain knowledgeable as new products release and discuss available options

Team up with co-workers to ensure proper customer service

Replenish stock and maintain displays and other store areas (only merchandiser, manager, and owners set up product placement and displays)

Fulfill any and all jobs the store managers assigns or requests help with

***Commitment to working during the peak holiday seasons is required***

Submit

By 9.25.2016 please submit a current resume (CV) and 3 references to Kealopiko via email (kealopiko@kealopiko.com), 

with the subject: Attention: Retail Sales Associate

Applications will be processed quickly and followed by interviews. 

The desired start date is mid October 2016

Questions? Please send them to kealopiko@kealopiko.com attn. Jamie


Retail Sales Associate | Seasonal Hire | Honolulu, HI | Start date Nov. 2016

Job Brief

 (full job description will be provided once resume is received) 

Kealopiko is looking for an enthusiastic and people-savvy individual to handle sales activities and sales associate job duties in the Kealopiko store during the Holiday season, from lead generation through to close (from greeting to checkout). The successful retail sales associate will provide excellent customer service, meet sales goals, and work effectively with the store manager and other employees. Those with passion in some area of Hawaiian natural or cultural knowledge and the desire to share that with customers will best fit this position

Requirements:

Commitment to working during the peak holiday season

Submit

By 9.25.2016 please submit a current resume (CV) and 3 references to Kealopiko via email (kealopiko@kealopiko.com), 

with the subject: Attention: Retail Sales Associate Seasonal Hire

Applications will be processed quickly and followed by interviews. 

The desired start date is Nov. 2016

Questions? Please send them to kealopiko@kealopiko.com attn. Jamie