January, 4 2017

larusi is recruiting

Studio assistant, 4 days a weeks.  This role has the possibility for future development.

The ideal candidate will have relevant retail experience and exceptional personal skills that are transferrable to our unique requirements of a highly individualised customer service and curated retail environment. A keen interest in textiles, contemporary design and interiors is essential.

We expect applicants to be flexible, reliable, meticulous and self motivated multi-taskers with great interpersonal skills to support and enhance the operational efficiency of the studio.

Role/ responsibilities:

• provide our clients with an excellent customer service by telephone, e-mail and in person

• handling customer enquiries
• issuing invoices, purchase orders, shipping orders
• stock and database management
• organising stock, handling deliveries, keeping the studio tidy and organised
• liaising with stylists and journalists for press loans
• assist with sales at the studio
• update imagery + content on the website
• product photography, image editing with Photoshop
• create seasonal promotions and marketing e-mails and news
• help produce imagery for use on social media

Skills/ requirements:

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, proactive and flexible
• Strong organisational and time management skills, including the ability to prioritise and multitask effectively
• Good Apple Mac PC skills with a proficiency in word processing software: Open Office/ Pages; and Adobe Creative Cloud: Indesign, Photoshop Acrobat as well as FileMaker Pro database use and social media apps.
• Knowledge of and interest in interiors and design trends
• Photography and graphic presentation skills is a plus
• Experience with CMS/ e-commerce such as Shopify/ Big Cartel is desirable

To apply, please e-mail us a covering letter with your CV, salary expectations.  Application deadline 27 January 2017.  Successful candidates will be invited for an interview week commencing 30 January 2017.  Email us at info@larusi.com


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