Careers

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. 


Event Coordinator

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.

Ideal Candidate

  • 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 nora@craftjam.co.


JamMaster

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!