Steel Petal Press is hiring and we’re looking for you!
Read more about our company here: http://www.steelpetalpress.com/
We are a small boutique stationery company specializing in handmade greeting cards and wedding invitations. Our retail store will be opening on Milwaukee Avenue (California Blue Line Stop) in Logan Square in the next few months. We are looking for a permanent part-time (20-25 hours/week) retail sales and shipping clerk with potential for growth. This position has set hours and could fit well for a person with an open schedule.
We would also consider two individuals with less hourly commitment. This position does NOT start until the late Spring, however we are filtering through potential candidates now to be able to secure the position before our move is complete.
The ideal candidate(s) is(are) a person with great retail experience, keen attention to detail and who will fit in well with our small team. A passion for stationery is a bonus.
Retail Sales Tasks include:
-Customer interaction and service
-Retail store maintenance
-Helping with window displays and merchandising
-Helping with misc. tasks as needed
Shipping Clerk Tasks include:
-Processing, shipping and packing online and wholesale orders
-Counting inventory, and keeping inventory organized
-Folding, sleeving and packaging product
The ideal candidate(s) would possess the following skills & attributes:
-Eagerness to learn, very reliable and hardworking
-Has retail and sales experience, especially in a boutique setting
-Enjoys working with customers
-Has a fun personality and positive attitude
-Gets excited about crafty, artistic goods, and a love of stationery
-Enjoys repetitive tasks
-Has experience shipping via various shipping platforms
-Knows how to process online orders via Etsy, Shopify, Amazon Handmade, etc.
-Ability to work well independently and as part of a team
-Can learn detailed tasks quickly and minimize errors
-Fairly open availability for the set schedule we desire
-Must be available work weekends
It’s a bonus but not required if you have:
-Social Media, marketing, writing experience
-Familiarity with Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator
-Creative problem solving skills
We are interested in hiring the right person and training them to fit our business. Resumes without the ideal experience will still be considered.
To apply, please follow these steps. If steps are not followed as listed, your application will not be accepted:
-Research our company
-Email your cover letter explaining why you feel you would be a great fit for this position
-Email your resume or work history
-Use this email: kat(at)steelpetalpress(dot)com
If it seems that initially you may be a fit for our company, we will first conduct short phone interviews. Some candidates may then be called in for in person interviews.