angela adams is a Portland-based home-furnishings company specializing in modern area rugs, furniture and lifestyle accessories. Founded in 1998 by husband and wife team, Angela Adams and Sherwood Hamill, the business is dedicated to the principle that one’s lifestyle should provide a constant source of inspiration.



Job Summary/Overview

We are currently seeking a full-time Retail Sales Associate to join our talented team at our flagship store in Portland, Maine. This position will work closely with the Retail Sales Manager, supporting store activities and assisting with retail clients in the selection of area rugs, furniture, home furnishings and accessories.

Scope of Position

  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Foster relationships with customers that translate to sales
  • Process orders and customer checkout processing through POS system
  • Answer and redirect phone calls
  • Floor merchandising, stock replenishment, assist with showroom staging
  • Store opening and closing
  • Maintain visual standards and showroom cleanliness
  • Work cooperatively in a team environment
  • Gain thorough knowledge of all current and new product lines
  • Weekend hours required
  • Other duties as required

Qualifications and Experience

  • Previous retail sales experience
  • Upbeat, energetic and a strong desire to learn
  • Ability to work with a dynamic and creative team
  • Keep a professional appearance at all times, representative of the angela adams brand
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and persuasive skills
  • Detail oriented, ability to differentiate between product colors, styles and sizes
  • Ability to take direction, and demonstrate initiative
  • Solution oriented and resourceful
  • Availability to work weekends and some holidays


  • High School diploma or equivalent


  • Annual salary
  • Opportunities for professional growth
  • Generous employee discount
  • Health insurance available
  • Vacation plan

To apply

Send cover letter and resume to jobs@angelaadams.com
No walk-in applicants or phone calls, please.