The Westchester Full-Time Engagement Leader

Overview

Grounded in versatility and powered by a styling community, Express is a modern, multichannel apparel and accessories brand whose purpose is to Create Confidence & Inspire Self-Expression. Launched in 1980 with the idea that style, quality and value should all be found in one place, Express has been a part of some of the most important and culture-defining fashion trends. The Express Edit design philosophy ensures that the brand is always 'of the now' so people can get dressed for every day and any occasion knowing that Express can help them look the way they want to look and feel the way they want to feel.

The Company operates over 500 retail and outlet stores in the United States and Puerto Rico, the express.com online store and the Express mobile app. Express, Inc. is comprised of the brands Express and UpWest, and is traded on the NYSE under the symbol EXPR. For more information, please visit www.express.com .

Responsibilities

Location-The Westchester

The Engagement Leader creates memorable experiences for customers by embodying a hospitality mindset and driving the consistent delivery of positive customer experiences, promoting squad interconnectivity, assisting in teaching squad members, and modeling strong stylist skills. The Engagement Leader delivers the highest level of a personalized styling that helps to fulfill the Express brand purpose: Create Confidence & Inspire Self-Expression.

This position is responsible for achieving personal productivity and performance metrics as well as contributing to the total Style Squad's success. Additionally, our Engagement Leaders are brand ambassadors for the Express experience and promote to potential squad members an inclusive squad mentality built on teamwork and shared objectives.

Key Responsibilities
  • Exemplify a hospitality mindset and deliver on all aspects of the Express Customer Experience Philosophy to create outstanding experiences for customers/clients
  • Support Style Squad interconnectedness and approach customer engagement with the thought that it is a 'team sport' by actively engaging with colleagues to deliver the very best customer experience
  • Create an environment built on teamwork and inspiring a Squad mentality
  • Teach, coach and develop Stylists to create transformational/memorable experiences for customers
  • Set the example for engaging with a hospitality mindset
  • Model transformative customer experiences leveraging the Customer Experience Philosophy
  • Display expert knowledge of product, company policies, promotions, and loyalty programs
  • Execute all aspects of daily store operations
  • Monitor the customer experiences delivered by squad members, providing feedback and coachingEssential Qualifications
  • High school or equivalent education
  • One to three years' experience, preferably in retail or hospitality
  • Willing and able to meet defined availability criteria including nights, weekends and non-business hours
  • Proficient in use of retail technology such as iPads and registersPreferred Qualifications (skills and abilities)
  • Hospitality mindset with a genuine desire to create positive and memorable customer experiences
  • Ability to explain and model how excellent customer experiences are created
  • Proven ability to drive sales results
  • Strong supervisory and communication skills
  • Brand ambassador mentality


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Closing

As an equal opportunity employer, Express does not discriminate in hiring or terms and conditions of employment on the basis of any federal, state, or locally protected class. Express only hires individuals authorized for employment in the United States.

Notification to Agencies: Please note that Express does not accept unsolicited resumes or calls from third-party recruiters or employment agencies.In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement and approval from HR to submit resumes for a specific requisition,Express will not consider or approve payment to any third-parties for hires made.