a. favorite design is looking for a part time (16-30 hours a week) helper with potential for more hours during the busy season. Fewer hours in June, July, August and December, almost full-time in January, April, May, September and October.
Below is a list of tasks we need help with:
cutting, scoring, folding & packaging cards
shipping orders both wholesale & retail
making photo-polymer plates (will train)
-assistant type work-
return emails to customers & sales reps
maintain supply inventory
entering orders in QuickBooks
writing thank you notes to stores
writing notes & mailing catalogs to stores
maintain our Etsy site & Etsy Wholesale
take photos of happening around the shop
write the occasional blog post
updating our website
We’re looking for someone who is ambitious, thoughtful, organized, self-starter, punctual, efficient, flexible, pays attention to detail, has a sense of humor, loves 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 would like a helper who can problem-solve and thinks projects through completely and efficiently. Ideal candidate would work two to five days a week, depending on workload and efficiency.
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 to: a(at)afavoritedesign(dot)com
No phone calls please.
We look forward to meeting you!