CREATIVE JOBS HIRING!
i have so many friends with jobs and great opportunities opening up and i wanted to share with you the details in case you are on the lookout for work. you can always click that link up top in my navigation bar that says “jobs” to check the job listings on a regular basis. see if there is a position you might be the perfect fit for! (i’ll be adding even more soon!)
see the list below for job listings near you! keep in mind it is always best to send all appropriate links & materials when submitting for the positions. we can’t wait to hear from you. -bri
MY FRIENDS HAVE JOBS FOR YOU …
job title: seeking personal assistant (20-30 hours per week)
tasks include: organizing logistics, light production work (must be able to lift 50+ lbs.), phone scheduling, errands, promo material distribution
more details: busy multidisciplinary team that is super hardworking yet has a lot of fun. (social media savvy is a plus but not essential / familiarity with event industry plus but not essential)
contact: please contact Michael firstname.lastname@example.org
company: The Giving Keys | DTLA Arts District
job title: Designer/Creative Coordinator
tasks include: You will be responsible for designing creative content for web, print, and social, and elevating the design output consistent with The Giving Keys’ brand, mission and style. Everything from designing lookbooks to doing email layouts, styling product shoots, and making installations.
more details: Applicants must have 3-5 years of graphic design experience and be an expert in Adobe Creative Suite. Intermediate knowledge of photography, videography and styling experience are a plus, as there is opportunity to be directing in these types of projects as skills allow. Must be located in Los Angeles.
contact: To apply for this position and see the full description, click here.
company: The Chalkboard Mag | L.A. (Santa Monica)
job title: Editorial Assistant
tasks include: The Chalkboard is currently seeking a full-time editorial assistant. Candidates should be obsessed with great design, have a talent for absorbing brand voice and style, a proactive and organized self-starter with skills in basic graphics and social media. Tasks will include: Asset preparation for content, assistance to the editorial team, light site and engagement management, social media assistance and some clerical/organizational work. Knowledge of Photoshop is a must. Social media skills are a plus. Must live in Los Angeles.
more details: The Chalkboard Mag is A Guide To Living Well. A healthy lifestyle site launched by Pressed Juicery that covers wellness, healthy food, natural beauty, sustainable living and mind/body balance.
contact: Submit resumes and other information to email@example.com and please place ‘Editorial Assistant’ in the subject line.
company: Minted / Oakland, CA
job title: Seasonal Design Assoicate
tasks include: Creating and editing design file templates using Adobe Creative Suite, Proofing orders to ensure accuracy and providing quality control assessment for our products, Preparing and color correcting photos for optimal printing quality, Creating print-ready files, Corresponding with customers regarding their customization instructions
more details: 1-3 years of experience with Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Acrobat Pro). Experience executing the principles of typography and print design
job title: Operations/Studio Assistant
tasks include: Managing inventory and orders, making products (with the laser!), packing & shipping orders, data entry, and keeping the studio neat, clean, & organized.
more details: We’re looking for a part-time operations/studio assistant who is interested in working with a small and growing creative business. The position is available immediately and has potential for growth (& lots of it!). It is very important to us that you are passionate about learning and excited about helping with a wide variety of tasks in the office. We’re looking for someone who is reliable, works hard, has great attention to detail, and is OK with repetitive tasks. Having the ability to work independently and with a team, and being organized and able to prioritize is a must! Previous work experience is preferred. Ideally, our operations/studio assistant will come into the studio for 15-25 hrs/week — there’s potential for this to turn into a full-time job!
contact: If interested, please reach out with cover letter (or simply intro email) & resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: Ops / Studio Assistant. Please tell us a little bit about yourself and why’d you like to join our team! We can’t wait to hear from you.
company: max wanger photography/print shop – los angeles
job title: office/print shop manager
tasks include: max wanger print shop related tasks include – overall management. responding to emails. ordering prints. packaging/mailing prints. marketing. conceptualizing and mailing promos. social media. wedding photography related tasks include – responding to email inquiries. client thank you notes. shared calendar management. proofing gallery management. client slide show creation. packaging/delivery of photos. album design/creation. blog content/updates. photography submissions/scheduling. facebook/social media updates. misc tasks – responding to general emails/inquiries/photo requests. completion of day to day errands. cataloging hard drives. stock photo submissions. acquiring model releases, etc.
more details: must be willing to work part time (starting approx 15-20 hrs/week). highly organized and detail oriented. excellent follow up and communication skills (including writing and proof reading). hard working and ok with repetitive tasks. familiar with popular wedding/design/lifestyle blogs. comfortable using social media outlets (twitter, facebook, instagram). confident in internet researching abilities. sufficient in excel, word and photoshop. familiar with blog formatting – ideally has experience uploading + creating blog content. interest/excitement when it comes to finding new ways to market/promote the print shop.
contact: email@example.com / subject: manager position / please send your resume and a brief paragraph including any ideas you might already have about how you would help grow the print shop.
company: Juice Served Here
job title: Personal Assistant for CEO
tasks include: The ideal candidate will have the ability to exercise good judgment in a variety of situations, with strong written and verbal communication, administrative, and organizational skills, and the ability to maintain a realistic balance among multiple priorities. Responsibilities will include: general administrative tasks, maintaining CEO’s extensive appointment schedule by planning and scheduling meetings, travel bookings, heavy project management: including carrying out background research, presenting finding and executing the project, assist CEO with personal requests, tasks and arrangements,travel to site meeting with the CEO.
more details: Candidate will possess excellent organizational and follow up skills, microsoft office proficiency, excellent interpersonal and communication skills and minimum 1 year relevant experience
contact: firstname.lastname@example.org / Email Subject: Personal Assistant for CEO. Please submit resume & cover letter detailing relevant experience
company: Chairish.com / San Francisco
job title: Social Media Manager
tasks include: Chairish is an online vintage furnishings marketplace that makes it delightfully simple for design lovers to buy and sell fabulous pre-loved decor to one another. We’re looking for a social media contractor to join our marketing team in San Francisco at about 40 hrs/week. Everyone wants a rock star, but we’re looking for someone extraordinary. Our social media lead will manage all hands-on aspects of our social media campaigns: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Houzz. This includes developing, executing, tracking and analyzing social media marketing and strategy. Duties include planning and managing the publishing calendar, social objectives, messaging, taking photos, writing posts, and in some aspects, creating the visual images for these posts. He/she will also spearhead the Chairish blog, from writing blog posts to mapping out the content calendar and content marketing.
more details: You = Know, love, and breathe all things social media and be well versed in social media best practices. Attached to your device….all the time. Be a really strong writer with a gift for turning a phrase. Have great design taste and a strong aesthetic and a good sense of what will perform on social. Be ridiculously organized. Be diplomatic on social (we likes to make friends). Be a dynamic planner. You know how to be strategic, put a plan in place, and make sure it things get done. Be results-obsessed – you love tracking how your campaigns are doing based on stats that you can turn into big picture stories. Have mad interested in furniture (design and fashion is a plus). You read “those” blogs, especially Design Love Fest, and know what’s up with trends and happenings. Be an outstanding collaborator. We’re a team. You need to be a part of it. Be insane about Instagram, Pinterest, and excited about photography and video. Knowing Photoshop is a plus! Be ready to move quickly we move fast. Live in Bay Area (sorry, too hard to be a remote team member).
contact: Please apply here soon! We’re hiring quickly. http://bit.ly/1MGUQzA
company: Winston Flowers / Boston, MA
job title: Floral Designer
tasks include: Develop a working understanding of the basic Winston Styles of design and accurately create gift line designs based on established standards / successfully interpret clients’ wishes on custom design orders / day to day responsibilities will be dependent on business needs including, but not limited to event design and installation, as well as participating in corporate, residential, gift and custom design and installation.
more details: 3+ years of custom floral design experience in a high-end, high volume floral shop or design studio is desired but not required; equivalent studio/visual arts or visual merchandising background may be considered.
job title: Private Art Teacher
tasks include: Tasks include driving to homes in Los Angeles area and creating a pop up art class. You will teach the art lessons to individuals and small groups.
more details: Looking for a fine artist who loves kids and has flexible hours for a part time job. A happy, kind and patient person who can inspire older kids and keep itty bitty ones engaged. An experienced teacher who has great class management skills and is available to work on weekdays and weekends when needed.
contact: Please send resume, photos of your own artwork, photos of artwork that you have done with children and a brief statement of why you would like to teach children art. Send submissions to: email@example.com
company: Moon Juice
job title: E-Commerce Manager
tasks include: Strategize and prioritize sales via E-Commerce channel, implement A/B testing and track ROI across all campaigns and dollars spent on enhancements, oversee the development of the new website with responsive mobile design for customers and wholesale vendors, Coordinate with web agency to scope, troubleshoot, and test all functionality to meet Moon Juice business needs, manage content migration from old system, new content needs, and uploading all copy, pricing, imagery, and metadata, among other tasks.
more details: qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree or 3+ years related experience. Excellent communication skills, including writing, proof reading skills, and speaking. Excellent organization skills and experience with project management. Startup experience preferred. Excellent interpersonal skills in person, e-mail, and by phone, with high professionalism. Demonstrates passion, awareness, and support in the health and wellness community.
contact: firstname.lastname@example.org / Email Subject: E-Commerce Manager. Please submit resume & very brief note
company: roomforty | Los Angeles
job title: sales coordinator
tasks include: the sales coordinator would be the primary contact for the client from the time of inquiry to the actual event day, and to that end has experience dealing with sales, client services, events, rentals, venues, and all of the aspects of the events industry. a critical distinction for interested parties is that our product is food and service–so someone would need to be knowledgable about food, or a very quick study. we need someone who is an articulate communicator (both on the phone and in emails), psychotically organized, comfortable with the negotiation process, natural at selling, and can maintain grace under pressure. creating proposed menus and contracts is a big piece of the scope of work. this position juxtaposes the creative/intuitive and administrative.
more details: the salary would be a combination of base plus commission. our office is located in highland park and and shares a property with the Fig House.
job title: Account / Sales Rep
tasks include: focus on outbound sales, bringing in international boutiques, major accounts & private label accounts, manage inbound sales leads and account reorders, ensure all wholesale shipments get out on time
more details: Clashist is a line of digitally printed goods founded in Dec 2013. Inspired by pop culture, the brand quickly found success with its progressive prints and nostalgic motifs. Every piece from the collection is designed and made in Los Angeles, CA. Please check out clashist.com for more.
contact: Heather, email@example.com
job title: Director of Communications
tasks include: Deepening consumer and fashion media relationships and investing in initiatives that showcase the True&Co brand to future customers. Build on our successful PR track record and take it to the next level. Oversee all public relations and communications activities at True&Co, starting with defining and implement a branding and communications strategy that recognizes our differentiated positioning in the marketplace.
more details: This position requires 7-9 years of agency experience and managing an agency as an in-house publicist. The candidate should be social, energetic and likeable, with a wealth of experience and knowledge within the fashion industry and extensive network of consumer and fashion media contacts, with proven experience in securing significant, brand building press coverage.
company: The Life Styled | Los Angeles, CA (West Hollywood)
job title: Intern
tasks include: The Life Styled is currently seeking a part time styling/blog intern. Candidates should be proactive, creative, and have a strong interest in fashion and trends but no previous styling experience is required. Tasks will include: trend research, social media, blog editorials, assisting on styling projects, and some clerical/organizational work. Knowledge of social media is a must. Photography and/or Photoshop skills are always a plus. Must have your own computer, wheels, and live in Los Angeles. Looking for a commitment of 2 days per week. Lunch will be provided.
more details: The Life Styled is a fashion blog and styling business owned by stylist Catherine Sheppard, which offers wardrobe styling for media, including television and magazine, and personal styling for individual clients.
contact: Email resume, a little bit about yourself, and links to any social media accounts you’d like to share to firstname.lastname@example.org
company: Gravillis Inc / Los Angeles, CA (k-town meets mid-wilshire)
job title: Design Assistant/Paid Intern
tasks include: maintaining the daily grind of the studio (coffee!, organization), runs (deliveries, prop shops, supplies), print production (presentation boards and binders), contributing original designs for movie + tv advertisement (see your work in the theaters! or on a billboard! …or printed on a piece of paper and eventually recycled – go green!)
more details: this is essentially a paid internship ($10/hr + reimbursement for gas…gotta start somewhere). currently-enrolled students or recent grads. 3-6 month program (or until graduation), flexible with hours/days to accommodate school schedules. assigned supervisor + mentor. included in studio meetings, project kick-offs, and crits. if you (yes, you) shine in the role, we will offer you a junior designer position. we have a great history of promoting from within – more than half our team started in this position!
contact: Dara, email@example.com (no “dear sir or madam,” say “hey!”). more application tips: So You Want To Be Our Design Assistant?
(photo in poster by max wanger)