Retail Assistant

We are looking for an experienced retail sales assistant to work part-time at our flagship store in Wellington.

You must have a good understanding of clothing design and fabrics, attention to detail and proven success in sales. You will work in a small, dynamic retail sales team providing exceptional customer service and reporting to our Retail Manager.

Kowtow is a global, sustainable and ethical clothing label, stocked in over 250 stores worldwide. We present our collections each season in Copenhagen, Berlin, London, Paris, New York, Melbourne and Wellington.

Primary Roles:

  • Meet and exceed sales targets as directed by Retail Manager
  • Deliver and maintain high level of customer service
  • Process sales in Shopify POS
  • Ensure consistent and excellent store presentation with appropriate stock and merchandise
  • Assist replenishment of stock between stock room and store floor
  • Ensure all garments are priced, steamed and well presented on store floor
  • Store cleaning – Complete daily tasks to ensure a well maintained and tidy store

Candidates will require:

  • Experience in retail sales preferably fashion orientated
  • Sales driven and results oriented. Proven track record of sales achievement
  • Organized and customer focused
  • Positive can-do attitude & ability to juggle multiple tasks
  • Proficiency in Mac, Google apps, Shopify and POS systems
  • An understanding and ability to communicate the Kowtow aesthetic and a passion for sustainability

Ideally you also understand what sustainability means and live a conscious lifestyle.


Hours: Part-time. Must be available to work weekends.
Applications closing date: Friday 28th June 2019.


Applicants for this position must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.
Please email cover letter and CV with references to georgie@kowtowclothing.com.

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