Careers

About Our Company

We are a high end furniture retail establishment based in Norwalk CT with a large interior design presence that focuses on high end residential projects. 

We are always looking for exceptional people to join our team - individuals who are entrepreneurial in spirit, crave a professional challenge and have a passion for design and home furnishings. If you are seeking a creative environment where your personal contribution can make a real difference, bring your excitement and experience to Lillian August. Follow Lillian August on LinkedIn and stay up to date on company news and job opportunities.  

Business Development/
Project Management

Norwalk, CT
Retail | Full-Time

Experience: 5+ Years

Job Overview

We are seeking a candidate with an interior design background to focus on building and cultivating new clientele. We are looking for an individual who is comfortable networking to help facilitate new business opportunities with builders, architects, developers and residential clients.

This role is about building and maintaining relationships with our clients as well our design staff. The candidate will work closely with our design team to help establish budgets, negotiate contractual agreements with clients and oversee projects from conception through completion.

Job Requirements
Including but not limited to…

    • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a project management position
    • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Interior Design
    • Proficient MS Office, Photoshop, Auto CAD
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Hands-on leadership skills
    • Ability to delegate and oversee several high end design projects at one time
    • Knowledge of the New York furnishing and trade market
    • Excellent customer service and rapport building skills
    • High energy with a passion for design and home furnishing
    • Excellent organizational and problem solving skills
    • Ability to work well both independently and as part of team

    Exact Salary
    With your resume submission, please include a cover letter explaining why you are the best candidate for the job as well as a salary requirement.

    Please email hr2@lillianaugust.com

    Retail Furniture Store Sales-Design

    Retail | Part Time / Full Time
    Norwalk, CT

    Experience: 2-3 Years

    Job Overview

    Your primary focus is to maximize sales on the showroom floor. This position requires exceptional design and customer service and a dedication to increasing sales. Developing a client base and building long-term relationships with clients are key factors to success in this role.

    Job Requirements
    Including but not limited to…

      • Client-focused with strong interpersonal skills
      • Experience and knowledge of home furnishings with a commitment to increase your knowledge
      • Excellent organizational skills
      • Strong team player interested in a successful career in the retail furniture industry
      If you would like to apply for this job, please email your resume to hr2@lillianaugust.com
      Interior Design-Sales

      Norwalk and Greenwich, CT and New York City
      Retail | Full-Time

      Experience: 2-5 Years

      Job Overview

      Your Primary responsibility is to focus on meeting the needs of our customers through exceptional Design and Customer Service. Maximize sales through the development of long-term, quality relationships with new and existing clients.

      Job Requirements
      Including but not limited to…

        • Commitment to superior Design Presentations.
        • Developing client base and building long term relationships, through master plan development.
        • Committed to increasing your product knowledge, through attending vendor training.
        • You must have a passion for design and the customer!
        • Be out-going and Friendly.
        • Ability to think on your feet working in a fast paced environment.

        If you would like to apply for this job, please email your resume to hr2@lillianaugust.com

        Web Admin

        Norwalk, CT
        Retail | Full-Time

        Experience: 2-5 Years

        Job Overview

        Your primary responsibility is to support and maintain the Lillian August e-commerce website and related web services.

        Job Requirements
        Including but not limited to…

          • We are seeking enthusiastic, self-starters with a willingness to work with new technologies and learn new skills. 
          • Undergraduate degree in technology is desirable, but not a requirement.
          • Overall understanding of website architecture and web services. Familiarity with Shopify is a plus.
          • Working knowledge of databases. Familiarity with Access is a plus.
          • Comfortable with HTML, JS, and CSS
          • Team player with a good attitude and interpersonal skills.
          • This is an entry level position for a recent graduate who is seeking a big hands-on role in a real e-commerce business.

          If you would like to apply for this job, please email your resume to rprieb@lillianaugust.com