a. favorite design is looking for a part time (20-30 hours a week) helper with potential for more hours during the busy times, 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 Wholsale
set up posts on later & facebook
take photos of happening around the shop
write the occasional blog post
updating the 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, has worked in a restaurant environment 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 three to five days a week, depending on workload and efficiency.
We know this is a BIG list for a part time person.
We will have an intern to assist with social media marketing.
If you fit the bill and live in the Chicago area, please email your resume to: a(at)afavoritedesign(dot)com
We look forward to meeting you!