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The Village Goldsmith Retail Store
The Village Goldsmith Retail Store

Careers at The Village Goldsmith

The Village Goldsmith, located in central Wellington, is more than just a jewellery store. We are a dedicated team of global award-winning professionals who pride ourselves on crafting the finest quality jewellery based on design, innovation, sustainable production and exceptional customer service. We work on exciting international design and manufacturing projects with the world's biggest diamond and jewellery companies and are constantly looking for new ways to delight and inspire. We’d welcome your input to help us grow.

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Exceptional Sales Consultant and Coordinator

The Village Goldsmith is more than just a jewellery store. We are a dedicated team of award-winning professionals, we pride ourselves on design, innovation, quality and exceptional customer service. With exciting international design and manufacturing projects working with the world’s biggest diamond and jewellery companies as well as being a design and innovation hub in Wellington and New Zealand. 

We care about the world around us ensuring ethical supply chains just as much as our local community, supporting various charities in need. Internally we love supporting our own and look for ways in which we can develop our team in areas they are interested in. As we grow, so will the opportunities! 

In essence, we capture stories and craft memories. 

The opportunity: 

We’re looking for a sales consultant to join our team to work closely with our customers to support them through our unique process of crafting their bespoke piece of jewellery.   

There is also an administration component of the role supporting the remote sales staff instore. Don’t worry if you are new to the jewellery industry we will provide training for sales and product knowledge. This role is 40 hours per week, and may include Saturday.

You’ll be one of the first people our customers engage with- instore or online, so you will need to ensure our customers feel welcomed, understood and loved, and you’ll be great at administration and customer follow up.  

About you: 

You love Sales! You love communicating with customers. You love working in a team to get the best results. You’re a problem solver, so being a naturally curious person, you know just the right questions to ask, so our customers leave our store feeling delighted inspired and cared for every step of the way.

You are organised and love to take responsibility to follow through the with the administration side of a sale to support your colleagues. You’re a details person and great at time management. You may have a background in hospitality. 

You will have: 

  • a warm and engaging communication style that captures the essence of our customers’ stories 
  • an energetic and motivated personality  
  • experience with digital tools such as CRM, social media and email
  • the ability to think on your feet and juggle multiple tasks
  • a passion for learning about the jewellery Industry
  • a team player attitude, no task is too small for you

You don’t necessarily have to have worked in the jewellery industry to apply, the sales skills you bring to the role will be your best attribute.

If you think you're that rare gem that we've been searching for, please email your CV and cover letter explaining in 100 words or less – “if you were a piece of jewellery, what would you be and why?” to careers@villagegoldsmith.co.nz.

Expressions of Interest

Our team is continually growing and we are always on the lookout for new talent. To register your interest please fill in this form to sign up to our careers database to hear about new job opportunities.