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Keyholder, Santana Row

Away

Away

San Jose, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Away is a global lifestyle brand with a mission to transform travel through products and content that inspire people to get away more. In support of our mission, we are seeking a Keyholder to join our San Jose, Santana Row team.

Our Retail team creates a transformative experience that inspires a global community. We build connections with our community through product expertise and merchandising, world-class-service standards, and operational excellence. We pride ourselves in owning the offline touch point for our community, and use it as an opportunity to create more Away fans.

Want to help us transform the travel industry? The ideal candidate will represent the Away brand by providing best-in-class support to all of our customers from the moment they step foot in the door until the moment they leave. You will directly contribute to the store’s success by having unparalleled customer interactions and by honing deep product expertise.

As a company that values diversity, equity, and inclusion, Away seeks individuals of all backgrounds and experiences to apply for this opportunity. We’re creating an environment where everyone can thrive. Our customers are global and diverse, so we’re building a team that is too. Through initiatives like our anti-racism training and bias prevention initiatives, we’re building the cultural foundation that gives people the emotional and physical space to bring their authentic selves to work.

What you’ll do:

  • Manage, support, and develop a team of retail associates

  • Onboard new hires while still coaching existing team members

  • Communicate Away’s values and brand philosophy to your team and to customers alike

  • Ensure that your team is providing the best customer service possible, by providing such service yourself

  • Take ownership of in-store processes and operations and help define Away’s SOPs.

  • Help run an efficient and growing retail business; optimize store operations and customer journey

  • Be a point person for HQ counterparts and colleagues; assist in marketing events and programming at the store.

Who you are:

  • Excellent communicator with a passion for people

  • Comfortable working with all types of personalities

  • Maintains cool under pressure

  • An effective and expedient problem-solver with a keen attention to detail

  • Positive attitude and feels there is no task too small and no task too large

  • Enjoy working in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment

  • Passionate about travel (but that’s a given!)

  • Ability to pull, push, lift, and carry up to 25 pounds throughout the duration of a work shift

  • Ability to stand/be on feet for extended periods of time throughout the duration of a work shift

  • Ability to bend, squat, twist, and reach as needed throughout the duration of a work shift

Compensation Package:

Our salary ranges are based on paying competitively for our size and industry, and are one part of our total rewards program that also includes benefits, bonus, equity and various social and professional investment opportunities at Away. Pay decisions are based on a number of factors, including scope and qualifications for the role, experience level, skillset, and balancing internal equity relative to other Away employees. We expect the majority of the candidates who are offered roles at Away to fall healthily within the range based on these factors.

  • Pay Range: $22.00 - $23.00 hourly

About Away:

Away is a global lifestyle brand with a mission to transform travel through products and content that inspire people to get away more. The company launched in 2016 with one perfectly designed carry-on and has since expanded to offer an array of luggage and travel essentials built for the modern traveler. Headquartered in New York City, with teams in London and Toronto, Away currently ships products to three countries around the world. Away has been named one of Fast Company’s “World’s Most Innovative Companies”, has been recognized on TIME’s list of “Best Inventions”, and Inc's Best Led Companies. To learn more, visit awaytravel.com

EEOC Statement:

Away is dedicated to hiring a diverse workplace that celebrates an inclusive culture and a sense of belonging. As an equal opportunity employer, we do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, gender expression, and sexual orientation), national origin, age, veteran status, genetic information or disability.

Away is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at [email protected].