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A family business for the past 80 years, the Swiss company Vitra collaborates with leading designers to develop innovative products and concepts for contemporary home and office environments. Joining a portfolio of furniture classics by Jean Prouvé, Charles and Ray Eames, George Nelson and Verner Panton, these products are used worldwide by architects, companies, the public sector and private individuals to build inspirational spaces for living and working.

Showroom Host

Country/Region:  GB
City:  London
Level of Employment:  100%
Duration:  permanent
Required Travel:  0-25%
Company:  Vitra Ltd.

The Position 
Vitra is launching our new flagship London showroom in Shoreditch. At this very exciting time, we are looking for a Showroom Host to join us.

Being a good host is a core value at Vitra. You’ll be the first point of contact for our customers and visitors and deliver the highest level of customer service. This role requires excellent communication, organisation and interpersonal skills. Assisting the Showroom Manager wherever needed and working with all aspects of the business, you will be a vital part of our company and culture.  

 

Your Responsibilities

  • Greeting, hosting visitors and acting as an ambassador for the brand
  • Ensuring all facilities and areas are presentable and working at all times
  • Assist with showroom events and internal socials
  • Manage the showroom diary, calls and emails
  • Responsible for the booking of company travel and ordering services
  • Supporting with sample & loan management
  • Responsible for assisting, maintaining and documenting Health & Safety protocols as instructed
  • Assisting the showroom manager

 

Your Qualifications

  • Friendly, welcoming and open minded
  • Committed to delivering a high level of customer service at all times
  • Strong organisation, communication and administration skills
  • Pro-active member of the team  
  • Adaptable under pressure.
  • Works well independently and as a team

 

Vitra is committed to a policy of equal opportunity of employment and ensures that no applicant receives less favourable treatment on account of gender, colour, marital status, nationality, religion, political belief, disability, sexual orientation, race, age or ethnic origin. 

Work Hours: Monday- Thursday, 8.30am-5:30pm, Friday, 8.30am-5pm
Location: London Showroom (Shoreditch EC2) – 5 days a week

 

What we offer

  • Friendly, sociable team 
  • Pension and healthcare scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Season-ticket loan 

 

Are you interested?

 

At Vitra, you will find a pulsating environment where you can thrive and make a lasting contribution.

 

If you have further questions please contact Oliver Scott at oliver.scott@vitra.com

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