Retail Associate

  • The Black Tux
  • Chicago, IL, USA
  • Aug 04, 2021
Full time Retail

Job Description

We’re looking for a Showroom Associate to join our growing team. The Showroom Associate plays an integral role in supporting the foundation for our showroom business. Being the face of The Black Tux, associates have an immediate and direct impact on the success of the business. Our showroom associates not only provide an exceptional fitting appointment, they also assist customers through various stages of their event life cycle. From look conception to fruition; aiding in styling, event setup and checkout.

What You'll Do

  • Work with our first-class team to provide amazing customer service in our retail showroom
  • Provide customers with in depth fit consultations to ensure they look and feel their best
  • Demonstrate extraordinary product knowledge and determine the customer’s needs to be able to give expert style advice
  • Focus on communicating The Black Tux values and brand philosophy to new and returning customers
  • Contribute innovative ideas to reinvent the showroom experience for our customers
  • Demonstrate personal accountability to achieve your showroom goals


Who You Are

  • You're excited to work in a dynamic, high-growth startup environment
  • You're experienced with customers and motivated to help them through the rental process from start to finish
  • You love being organized and have an eye for the details
  • You place high value on being a self-starter with an entrepreneurial spirit
  • You'd describe yourself as positive, passionate about fashion, high energy, and eager to learn
  • You thrive in a fast-paced environment with the ability to multitask
  • You are tech-savvy and know your way around basic computer systems
  • Have a flexible schedule and able to work dependent on the business needs


Perks and Benefits

  • We pay people equally and based on market compensation data
  • We provide a 401(k) plan through Betterment
  • Our Health, dental and vision plans are competitive, and we cover 100% of employee coverage and 50% of dependents
  • Vacation Time
  • TBT Women’s Group
  • TBT Diversity and Inclusion Group
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Free Friday Lunches
  • Snacks & beverages
  • Paid parking and public transportation
  • Employee events
  • Free suit rentals


We're an equal opportunity employer to all. We interview and hire applicants of all backgrounds, orientations, expressions, and identities.  Our people are the most important asset to us.


Our benefits, perks, pay and culture reflect this in every decision we make. If you want to learn more about us, check out our Culture Book: