Receptionist/Showroom Lead

Tory Burch
New York, New York, United States
26 Jul 2022
24 Aug 2022
We are an American luxury brand known for beautiful, timeless pieces and rich storytelling that evokes optimism and joy. Tory is a fashion designer who draws inspiration from her parents' effortless style, the worlds of travel, art and interiors, and women globally. The collections include ready-to-wear, handbags, footwear, accessories, jewelry, home and beauty. Empowering women is the company's guiding principle, underpinning the design philosophy and company culture, and driving the work of the Tory Burch Foundation.

You are seeking a work environment where people are encouraged to dream, explore, discover and, as important, laugh together. If you're prepared to work hard, create impact, and have fun while doing it, we would love to have you join #TeamTory. Apply today!

Life @ToryBurch is Special Because:

When you join us, you're joining a global, purpose-led company on an exciting growth journey with an amazing culture and great benefits.
  • Our culture is welcoming and inclusive -- everyone is empowered to make a difference.
  • We have the best team in the world and believe in paying competitively and rewarding for high performance.
  • Your overall well-being is important to us; we offer generous benefits to help you take care of your mental and physical health, create financial security, and achieve wellness in all areas of your life.
  • We love seeing our employees wear our beautiful collections. You'll receive a generous employee discount and access to exclusive sample sales.
  • We are invested in your professional growth - you'll have access to free executive coaching on-demand.
  • We believe in the importance of giving back and you'll have many opportunities to do just that through the Tory Burch Foundation and paid volunteer days.

This Role is Tailor-Made for You Because:
The Receptionist/Showroom Lead represents the TB Brand to all visitors and callers. This person must be a fast learner able to quickly understand the nature of our business. They must have a pleasant outlook and be able to handle several tasks at once with poise and confidence. This role will oversee and manage the Tory Burch NY showroom. This position owns responsibility for scheduling and managing the showroom for all markets and events, across all categories.

A Day in the Life:

  • Greet and assist visitors, guiding them to respective meetings and rooms
  • Maintain appearance of front lobby, hallway, meeting rooms, and showroom in Tory Burch aesthetic
  • Assist in the preparation of meetings
  • Gatekeeper of corporate conference room and showroom calendar
  • Screen calls or take messages and deliver to the appropriate employees, when necessary
  • Help with COVID-19 safety protocols
  • Activate and de-activate office entry cards
  • Process invoices
  • Update corporate phone list and maintain corporate information files
  • Place corporate staff business card orders. Keep accurate records of orders
  • Assist in planning corporate events
  • Additional administrative and clerical support (e.g. may need to schedule meetings, book travel, etc.)

  • Create and update comprehensive market calendar across categories, including four markets each year for three categories (RTW, Shoes and Accessories) and events
  • Problem solve space constraints and overlapping client appointments for all categories
  • Balance showroom needs of internal and external, domestic and international buyers to ensure all parties have enough time in the showroom and with product
  • Responsible for maintenance and provide direction for showroom (cleanliness, flowers, furniture/fixtures, temperature, music, product display, etc.)
  • Maintain showroom kitchen. Ensure all dishware/glassware/flatware is in good condition. Replenish as needed.
  • Coordinate catering orders for all categories. Code, process and keep track of all catering invoices
  • Organize RTW castings for showroom models
  • Responsible for the maintenance of the samples (steaming, dry cleaning, sending to other office locations, repairing garments when necessary, etc.)
  • Liaise with the Marketing team for events taking place in the showroom
  • Work with internal sales teams to schedule showroom needs for buying
  • Work with Merchandising to understand their specific market needs
  • Work with Visual to assist in Showroom display needs and set-ups

To Land This Role:
  • Knowledge of phone system
  • Knowledge of administrative and clerical procedures
  • Knowledge of computers and relevant software applications
  • Knowledge of customer service principles and practices
  • Bachelor degree preferred
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Professional personal presentation

Why You'll Want to Join Our Team:
Our Retail Teams are known for making every customer feel welcome and creating the most memorable experiences for them. They help to grow our business every single day. Our store teams are encouraged to think like entrepreneurs and to experiment with innovative ideas that make it easier for them to deliver retail excellence. Come join us!

How We Work Together
  • Adaptable - We change before we have to
  • Entrepreneurial - We own it
  • Collaborative - There's no "I" in Tory
  • Client & Brand Focused - We put ourselves in Tory's shoes
  • Live the Values - We show up for each other
  • Functional Expertise - We're constantly learning and growing

#TeamTory Values

We show up with honesty & kindness, act with integrity & compassion, work with passion & humility and lead with excellence & humor.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Tory Burch LLC is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides equal opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to an individual's age, race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) or sexual orientation, gender expression, military status, marital status, genetic predisposition or carrier status, disability or membership in any other protected class under applicable law. Likewise, we will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring, Ordinance No. 184652. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records for employment.

Disability Accommodation

Tory Burch is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants and employees with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment. If you require assistance or an accommodation with the hiring process, please contact .

NYC COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement
Tory Burch requires new hires employed in New York City to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 per the order of the Commissioner of Health and Mental Hygiene to Require COVID19 Vaccination in the Workplace. Tory Burch provides reasonable accommodations consistent with legal requirements (e.g., for medical or religious reasons).

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