Olfactory NYC Scent-ologist / Retail Sales Boston, MA · Part time

Our unique experience is changing luxury fragrance retail, and we're looking for passionate and outgoing retail associate ('scent-ologists') to deliver a best-in-class guest experience through our special scent-creation journey.


About Olfactory NYC

Olfactory NYC offers a unique, bespoke experience in personal scent creation - allowing guests to combine fine fragrance with their individuality! We partner with world-renowned perfumers and use the highest quality oils to create one-of-a-kind fragrances that are as unique as each one of us. We currently have three bustling NYC stores and on the heels of our successful pop-up at the Boston Seaport, we're excited to be opening a permanent location on Newbury Street!

What You'll Do

As an Olfactory NYC “scent-tologist,” you will be responsible for engaging with customers, blending fragrances (Don’t worry! We’ll train you!), sales floor operations and being a brand ambassador at off-site events. Your duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Welcoming guests into the space and encouraging them to explore and partake in the experience
  • Sharing the brand story and product knowledge
  • Guiding customers through the scent customization and blending process of the OlfactoryNYC fragrances
  • Supporting day-to-day sales floor operations including processing POS transactions accurately, packaging and wrapping guest orders, helping direct traffic flow, blending custom fragrances and more
  • Fulfilling e-commerce orders
  • Embodying the brand’s voice and vision in all communication to foster strong client relationships
  • Ensuring supplies remained stocked and refilled

What We’re Looking For

  • Passion for customer service and hospitality
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Organized and possess a keen attention to detail
  • Proactive, creative, and self-motivated
  • Eager to learn new things
  • Experience with Social Media platforms preferred
  • Interest/ prior experience in fragrance and/or beauty preferred
  • Ability to work flexible shifts - including weekends and holidays

Compensation and Perks

  • Base pay: $16-$18 per hour (commensurate with experience)
  • Customer tips: After an initial 10-15 day training/ apprenticeship period, each Scent-ologist will be eligible to earn customer tips (*Typically this increases an employee's base pay to $22-28/hour on average, however tips are not guaranteed.)

Additional Compensation

  • Monthly sales incentives
  • Bonuses for working Off-site Events (optional)
  • Special "Double Tip Days"


  • Medical Insurance (full-time employees only)
  • Employee Discount


$16 - $18 per hour