WE are a thoughtfully curated shop of independently made handmade goods. we carefully seek out local and nationally-based artisans who make, create and handcraft beautiful wares, furniture + jewelry. we nurture a minimalist modern + vintage aesthetic with a certain emphasis on horticulture.
YOU are someone with a love for quality handcrafted goods. someone with excellent customer service and a penchant for selling well-made goods.someone detail oriented and creative with high standards for visual merchandising. someone who is enthralled by the natural + has a green thumb. someone who is hardworking, can multitask and function independently with minimal supervision. someone who can confidently sell a diamond ring, and then take out the trash! someone who can devote 3-4 days (ideally 4!) each week to our dynamic retail experience.
** This is a year round position **
YOU will - oversee daily store operations, maintain a clean, organized + welcoming shop - learn about and be able to discuss the details of a variety of different products- demonstrate creative visual merchandising - communicate directly with vendors + customers on the phone and in writing - make decisions based on knowledge of policies and know when to seek help - thrive in a team environment - have experience with or quickly learn computerized POS, excel spreadsheets + back end web platform - assist with customer service related issues
- Ideal candidate: Open availability and flexibility to work weekends, some holidays, store opening/closing shifts to meet the needs of the business - 1-2 years retail experience required; experience/interest in handmade goods, jewelry + plants a BIG plus - Experience working with retail point-of-sale software a plus - Photoshop/Illustrator experience a plus - E-commerce experience a plus
* This position offers a competitive hourly wage * Please attach resume + cover letter in PDF format to firstname.lastname@example.org
KESTREL was born from a passion to merge our love of nature with the beauty of handmade craft & design. We carefully seek out local and nationally-based artisans who make, create and handcraft beautiful wares, furniture & jewelry. We nurture a minimalist modern & vintage aesthetic with a certain emphasis on horticulture.