What is CraftJam
CraftJam (http://craftjam.co/) is a fast-growing New York-based experiential retail startup that designs, hosts, and manages real world DIY workshop events. We connect students, teachers, and retail partners. Our workshops are created in-house and are exclusively taught in our events. CraftJam is currently bootstrapped and founded by a serial entrepreneur who has raised money for her previous startup from Khosla Ventures, Allen & Co, 500 Startups, and others.
We’re a fun, hard working and talented team and you have the chance to enable and make hip arts and crafts with a group of passionate business and craft folks. Learning from cutting edge application of technology to a traditional market environment.
Find more info about our open positions below.
Responsibilities will include but are not limited to
Coordinating event logistics and execution for public, private and corporate events.
Ordering and implementing promotional materials.
Managing the CraftJam SoHo Studio, keeping promotional signage up-to-date, overseeing and assisting with organization, tidiness, etc., and ensuring it’s ready and welcoming for events.
Developing partnerships with local businesses.
Managing various freelancers/helpers.
Posting daily stories and updates on social media.
Helping with marketing and promotional activities.
Has extreme attention to details.
Loves systems, tidiness, and organizing.
Obsesses about execution.
Thinks creatively and possesses flexibility - has the ability to multitask and handle pressure in a fast-paced environment.
Is considered a proactive self-starter, highly independent, motivated to achieve a high level of customer satisfaction.
Can provide superior professional communication via phone, email and online chat.
Thrives in a fast-paced, fluid operating environment.
Can work independently and in groups.
Likes making things or is open and excited to learn how.
To apply send a cover letter and your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Perhaps you learned knitting from grandma, or jewelry making from a friend. The gift of crafting forms bonds, and creates lasting memories. Share your gift by becoming a JamMaster, a certified CraftJam teacher.
As a JamMaster, you’ll inspire smalls groups of people with your crafting passion – and earn money doing it. Apply here!