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Rent the Runway
Job Title
Customer Experience Associate
Secaucus, New Jersey
Zip/Postal Code
United States
NY Metro
Position type
Job Function
Customer Serv / Order Entry
Intern / Entry-Level
Experience level
Entry Level
Mid to Senior Level

Customer Experience Associate

About Rent The Runway:

Rent the Runway is disrupting the $1.7 trillion global fashion industry by introducing clothing rental as a utility in women’s everyday lives and empowering women to feel like their best selves everyday. We have pioneered the Closet in the Cloud and believe that every person globally will soon have a subscription to fashion. Since our launch in late 2009, we have raised $190M from top-tier investors and built one of the most beloved brands on earth. We are proud to be both a profitable and high-growth business, with a loyal 6MM-strong customer base who share the experience of renting as being empowering and smart.

Our 1000+ employees have a revolutionary spirit that permeates our culture. We’ve built - proprietary technology, a one-of-a-kind reverse logistics operation, stores of the future, a viral brand, relationships with hundreds of fashion brands - and we are obsessed with continuing to game change our customer experience. We are also trying to revolutionize entrepreneurship itself - proving that diverse teams produce outsized impact. The Rent the Runway Foundation, which our two co-founders launched together in 2015, helps tens of thousands of female entrepreneurs build and scale their own businesses with the mission of founders more clearly representing the demographics of this country.

Brief overview

Rent the Runway is looking for a Full-Time - Customer Experience (CX) Associates to join our growing team at our Dream Fulfillment Center in Secaucus, NJ. CX lives and breathes our mission of empowering our customers to feel amazing. We've been called fit gurus, personal stylists, shipping virtuosos, and even fashion therapists. From styling advice to troubleshooting orders to offering a confidence boost when needed, we're ready to help with anything. Our CX Associates are the heart of our business and have a major impact on our continued success. You will be working with a great team with supportive team leaders.

Our philosophy is built around our commitment to our employees and customers. We are committed to providing employees with opportunities for growth and development, as well as an environment where your ideas will help us drive our business and create a more meaningful employee experience.

A Customer Experience Associate (CXA) will be responsible for ensuring that all of customers have the Cinderella Experience that has personified the Rent The Runway brand.  This role will act as a subject matter expert who delivers empathetic, detail-oriented solutions to our customers.   As our frontline, all CXA’s are trained and positioned for optimal employee effectiveness.

Ideal Candidate:

  • Problem Solver – must be a quick thinker and decision maker in a fast paced environment; make sound timely decisions that lead to results. 
  • Communicator – must be an excellent communicator, able to listen well and understand the needs of our customer and the business. Express ideas clearly and directly; persuasively communicate to produce positive results. 
  • Strong Integrity – honest and ethical in all interactions in and outside of the learning environment; uphold company values and policies; maintain the integrity of the content and delivery. 
  • Dedicated – committed to providing a Cinderella Experience during every customer interaction.
  • Empathetic – able to see situations from the customer’s perspective and provide the best solutions that are aligned with Rent The Runway core values.  


  • Develop and continuously improve overall learning and development program for Customer Experience
  • Delivering exceptional service and developing lasting relationships with customers via Rent the Runway channels for communication - phone, emails and live chats.
  • Serving as a proud brand ambassador of Rent the Runway, constantly championing our core values to democratize fashion.
  • Maintain knowledge of all Rent the Runway product including fit, styles and inventory.
  • Responsible for assisting customers in finding styles that meet their individual style and events needs.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve customer issues with the utmost care and respect by listening to their problems and offering creative resolutions.
  • Consistently deliver personalized service while meeting quality and productivity goals.
  • Share customer feedback and information with other team members and leaders in order to continuously improve and evolve the customer experience.
  • Contribute to an empathetic, positive and energetic team culture.


  • College degree preferred
  • 2+ years of experience working in a customer service focused environment
  • Excellent written, verbal, and listening skills
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Enthusiasm for and vast knowledge of fashion and fit
  • Empathy, warmth, humility, and a sense of humor
  • A happy, positive attitude that empowers you to assist our customers every day
  • Ability to work 40 hours per week -- can include days, evenings and weekends. This is a full time role. 

In exchange for your hard work, you will receive:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Rent the Runway CX perks: Team Outings & Events, RTR Speaker Series, tons of cross-functional projects.
  • And most importantly - working with a great team!