Are you a believer in the magic of snail mail?
Are you artistic and resourceful?
Are you conscientious?
Are living in Chicago?
Are you dreaming of working in a creative space?
If so, read on!
a. favorite design is looking for a part time (18-33 hours a week) helper with potential for more hours during the busy season. Fewer hours in June, July, and December, almost full-time in January, March, April, September and October.
Below is a list of tasks we need help with:
folding & packaging cards
shipping wholesale & retail orders
meeting shipment deadlines
maintain inventory supply
return emails to customers & sales reps
entering orders in QuickBooks
writing thank you notes to stores
writing notes & mailing catalogs to stores
help maintain website & Faire
We’re looking for someone who is ambitious, thoughtful, organized, self-starter, punctual, conscientious, efficient, flexible, pays attention to detail, has a sense of humor, loves BIG dogs; someone who is positive, can easily shift from task to task throughout the day and isn’t afraid to ask for help or offer suggestions if they see something that needs improvement. Would prefer someone with a creative background who is willing to brainstorm and talk through ideas. We need a helper who can problem-solve and thinks projects through completely and efficiently. Ideal candidate would work two and a half to four days a week, depending on workload and efficiency. Experience with quality control, paper and crafting desired but not required.
This is a production helper position. You most likely won't be printing on a press (unless you have years of experience on a C+P). However, you may be trained and operating an industrial cutter and scorer, depending on skill set. If you're open to working a some retail hours in our cute brick + mortar, that's an option too.
We know this is a BIG list for a part time person.
If you fit the bill and live in the Chicago area, please email your resume and cover letter to: info(at)afavoritedesign(dot)com
No phone calls please.
We look forward to meeting you!