Posted by: Jamie Kutchman | Founder
Between wedding welcome gifts, corporate event gifts and the holiday season on the horizon, things have been straight bananas around here. As a business owner, it’s always a challenge determining if craziness is merely a spike or if it’s legitimate business growth. Because I believe it’s sustainable business growth, I’m thrilled to announce that it’s time to add to our gifting team once again!
We’re searching for the perfect Studio Assistant to join us in our Kensington, Maryland studio location. In case you know of anyone or if the special someone we’re hunting for just might be YOU, here’s the official job listing…
Established in 2014, Marigold & Grey is an artisan gifting business specializing in custom gift design for weddings and corporate events all while operating a thriving e-commerce platform for lifestyle gifting. We believe that gifting should not only be easy and stress-free for our clients but also well-curated and beautiful at the same time. Through hard work, dedication to our clients, non-stop teamwork, and an eye for design, we have enjoyed significant growth over the last 3 years along with the honor of being featured in publications such as Martha Stewart Weddings, Washingtonian Bride & Groom, The Knot and more.
The Position: Studio Assistant
We are currently searching for a highly organized, energetic and detail-oriented Studio Assistant to join our team and work onsite in our Kensington, Maryland studio! The Studio Assistant position is designed to support the CEO with administrative duties as well as regular involvement in the day-to-day operations of the business. This is an entry level position with potential for advancement.
— Review and answer incoming emails and phone calls
— Manage CEO’s calendar and files
— Data entry and report generation
— Local errands, business related and personal to CEO
— Research for upcoming gift designs, newsletters and blog posts
— Assist with client follow-up
— Assist with gift assembly and delivery
— Assist with shipping, receiving and inventory management
— Special projects as assigned
— Completed undergraduate degree or degree in progress
— Administrative experience
— Strong organizational and research skills
— Proficiency in MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook a MUST; WordPress and Photoshop a PLUS!
— Ability to travel within the DC/MD/VA area via own transportation for gift deliveries and occasional errands
— Excellent written and verbal communication skills
— A can-do attitude and excellent work ethic
— Upbeat personality
— Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail
— A genuine desire to assume a hands-on role and contribute to a growing creative small business
— 30-40 hours per week
— Monday – Friday
— Paid Vacation & Holidays
— Casual Dress Code
How to Apply:
–Submit resumé, cover letter, and pay requirements to email@example.com with “Studio Associate” in the subject line.
–Applications submitted without all of the requested information will not be considered.
–Due to the anticipated volume of responses, we will only contact candidates who most closely match our requirements. Only local candidates will be considered.
If you think you’re a good fit for us and us for you, we look forward to hearing from you!
Thank you for all of your love and support over the last several years. We wouldn’t be in this position if it weren’t for our loyal customers and readers. We aim to grow our team so we can continue to provide the high level of service and attention to detail that we’ve come to be known for. So, thank you thank you thank you!