Career Opportunities

Korin is always interested in hearing from dedicated and self-motivated applicants who can contribute to our mission. We offer a fulfilling work environment with countless opportunities for personal and professional growth.

Please feel free to browse our current openings and submit your cover letter and resume. Please include your salary requirements and US employment eligibility status when applying.

Korin is committed to equal employment practices, without regard to race, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, citizenship, sexual preference, marital status, physical or mental disability, disabled veteran or veteran status or any other status or characteristic protected under federal, state or local laws.

Current Openings
Position: Showroom Sales Associate

Full-time / Part-time salesperson needed for busy, high volume retail showroom. Excellent, fluent verbal/written english required, Japanese and/or Chinese language skills preferred. Successful candidate will handle customer care and sales of Japanese chef knives, kitchen equipment, and tableware. Successful candidates will be energetic, enthusiastic, and outgoing with minimum one (1) year experience in retail sales.

Great benefits including health insurance, sick/personal/vacation days and sales incentive plan.
Contact: Email resume, cover letter and salary requirements to careers@korin.com. Fax to: Attn: Showroom Manager, 212-587-7027. No phone calls please.
Position: Customer Service Representative

Customer service / phone sales. Excellent, fluent verbal/written english required, Japanese and/or Chinese language skills are preferred. Successful candidate will handle customer care and incoming phone sales of Japanese knives, kitchen equipment, and tableware. Excellent organizational skills, high level of accuracy, attention to detail, and ability to prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment as well as proficiency in MS Office required, working knowledge of NetSuite software preferred. Minimum one (1) year customer service/phone sales experience preferred.

Great benefits including health insurance, sick/personal/vacation days and sales incentive plan.
Contact: Email resume, cover letter and salary requirements to careers@korin.com. Fax to: Attn: Sales Manager, 212-587-7027. No phone calls please.
Position: Field Sales Representative

Sales representative to new and existing hotel, restaurant, and retail accounts. Minimum three (3) years experience in high volume outside sales to hospitality industry required. Must be a self-starter with market knowledge and proficiency in analyzing/researching trends, prospecting new clients, lead/customer development, strong presentation and negotiating skills, and a proven track record in closing sales. Excellent, fluent verbal and written english required, Japanese and/or Chinese language skills are preferred. Understanding of Japanese and American cultures preferred.

Great benefits including health insurance, sick/personal/vacation days, and excellent sales incentive plan.
Contact: Email resume, cover letter and salary requirements to careers@korin.com. Fax to: Attn: Sales Manager, 212-587-7027. No phone calls please.
Position: Marketing Design Intern

Busy High-end Downtown Retail Location (and e-commerce site) is looking for a Marketing Design Intern. You must be proficient in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop as well as all Microsoft Office Applications. Main responsibilities include creating visual assets for monthly promotions. Online & Print

Interest in food, restaurants, hospitality industry and understanding of Japanese language and culture are preferred. Primarily we are looking for a strong designer with good aesthetic sense. Must be a fast learner, who is self-motivated and willing to take on a variety of tasks. Flexibility, being detail oriented and able to multi-task are essential.

All candidates should be currently enrolled in a college/university (or be a recent graduate) in an Art/Design/Studio Art program, and must bring their own laptop each day. All internships are part-time and unpaid. A minimum five month commitment is required.
Contact: Please email a cover letter, resume, AND a pdf portfolio, or a link to your portfolio site to careers@korin.com. No phone calls please.