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Become part of the 1canoe2 Crew! Currently accepting applications for:

 

Summer Intern 2017

Creative Marketing Intern: 1canoe2 is looking for a bright and passionate intern to become a temporary part of our crew. As part of the 1canoe2 team, you’ll tackle real challenges, do real work and create real results for a real company.

PROGRAM DETAILS

- Part-time or full-time 

- Position dates: June 1, 2017–August 2017 (flexible end date)

- Work under the direction of the Creative Marketing Director 

- Paid internship ($8.50/hr)

RESPONSIBILITIES

- Write content for 1canoe2 social media, newsletters and blog

- Design assets for: social media, 1canoe2 websites, enewsletters, advertising

- Design within the 1canoe2 style and brand aesthetic 

SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS

- Adobe Creative Suite experience, with strong emphasis in Photoshop

- Above average design skills

- Ability to design within existing aesthetic

- Ability to meet strict deadlines

- Positive disposition and strong work ethic

TO APPLY
Email a short introduction and a link to examples of your work to haleya@1canoe2.com with the title "Summer Internship 2017"

Other Information:
- You will be required to provide your own laptop.
- It is expected that you will work from the 1canoe2 office.

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1canoe2 Paperie Sales Floor Position (Part-time)

Job Description and Key Results Areas

Responsible for:

  • Ringing up sales accurately
  • Customer service including: talking with customers in the shop, telling the 1canoe2 story, answering the phone.
  • Keeping the sales floor shoppable and clean
  • Represent the 1canoe2 brand with a consistent appearance and attitude
  • Producing cards if sales floor is slow- assisting Production Crew when needed.
  • Taking initiative and completing tasks that need to be done, whether they’ve been assigned or not.
  • Speaking up when a problem arises, and reporting to the next level of management.
  • Being a team player and working well with others to achieve the goals of 1canoe2 at large.

This position reports directly to the Sales Manager for sales floor related tasks, Jaylyn for Production related tasks, and Beth for general purposes.

Key Results Areas:

Sales Floor

  • Keep products stocked and looking good
  • Help customers find product in the shop, including cutting fabric, wrapping purchases
  • Ring up sales
  • Provide customers with information and a story that will encourage them to make a purchase
  • Handle customer service with a smile
  • Work as efficiently and accurately as possible
  • Restock inventory & supplies as needed
  • Commit to a regular work schedule
  • Self-motivated, detail-oriented

Communication:

  • Alert sales manager of any issues
  • Help with inventory as needed
  • Share customer comments/insights with the whole team via Slack
  • Contribute new ideas, new products, and/or better processes at weekly staff meeting

Experience:

Retail or customer service experience preferred

Someone with a friendly disposition and extremely good work ethic is mandatory. We have a great time and have fun here, but we also work very hard.  We try to include everyone in creative and staff meetings and value input. This is a great opportunity to experience a growing young company and make an impact on the future. Everyone contributes, everyone wins.

Pay will be based on experience. After a 3 month probation period, pay will rise to depending on experience and job performance. We work out of our downtown Fulton, Missouri studio.

Normal shop hours are tentatively Monday-Thursday 11-6 Friday 11-8, Saturday 10-8, Sunday 12-5, but will flex with season and workload.   Friday and Saturday will likely be broken into 2 shifts.

This is a part-time position, and we need someone able to commit to at least 2 out of three weekend days (Friday/Saturday/Sunday).

 

To apply, send a note about yourself and your resume to beth@1canoe2.com. 

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Part-time Freelance Illustrator

OVERVIEW

1canoe2 is accepting portfolios for freelance illustration work under the direction of and in collaboration with our award-winning creative team. The amount of work will vary according to season and product development demands. 

Please note that we get too many portfolios to be able to respond personally to each one. We reach out to people who we think has a similar aesthetic and style to ours for future work. We do not currently have an opening, but are always open to viewing portfolios for the future.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conceptualize original ideas for 1canoe2’s award-winning lifestyle line, including stationery, paper products, home goods, and other illustration projects as assigned.
  • Illustrate within the existing 1canoe2 brand and aesthetic
  • Communicate with the Creative Director consistently and frequently regarding needs and progress as it relates to all assigned illustration projects
  • Complete illustration projects on time as assigned
  • Brainstorm new projects and concepts and contribute to creative meetings

SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS

  • Experience illustrating concepts and ideas
  • Knowledge of and experience with watercolor, gouache, and ink
  • Knowledge of and experience with different styles of hand lettering
  • Ability to illustrate within the 1canoe2 style and brand aesthetic
  • Ability to work well independently and as a member of a team
  • Excellent communication skills, fluency in English
  • Ability to listen to and apply constructive feedback
  • Positive disposition and strong work ethic
  • Knowledge of design software (Photoshop, Illustrator) preferred

TO APPLY

To apply & inquire about more details, send us a note introducing yourself and telling us about your experience as an illustrator, including samples of your work, portfolio or website, and your contact information to info@1canoe2.com. This is not a time-sensitive listing; we have a continuing need for work, so please apply anytime.

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