Dusen Dusen is seeking to hire a studio manager. Candidate would be responsible for all communications between retailers and direct customers, sales analysis and planning, working trade shows, maintaining inventory and working directly with factories and vendors to create product according to schedule. Must be willing to handle new tasks as they come up, as it is a small studio.
-Organizational skills-- Will need to maintain tight schedule for production, shipping, sampling, etc. Will also need to keep track of wholesale shipping and payment, inventory and fulfillment
-Communication skills- Able to communicate efficiently over email and maintain friendly demeanor with both wholesale and web customers. Work at trade shows and talk to buyers and press about product.
-Experience in production- 1-2 years. Must be able to effectively handle production from sample to finished product. Candidate will maintain day-to day of production, including visiting factories, email correspondence and quality control. Occasional sourcing of new vendors and factories.
-Experience with excel, photoshop and illustrator- Maintain production and shipping spreadsheet, make invoices in excel. Some photoshop experience, mostly for color correction. Able to adapt illustrator pattern files for print or mailers
-Design- must have a good eye for color, pattern and balance
-Must have a good attitude and pleasant demeanor
To apply, please send along resume, cover letter and website (if you have one) to firstname.lastname@example.org