Frames and Stretchers is Hiring



Frames and Stretchers is hiring for two positions:

 

Frames and Stretchers is Hiring

Position # 1 - Marketing / Customer Relationship - Paid Internship

Positionn # 2 - Framer / Art handler / Driver

Frames and Stretchers ( www.framesandstretchers.com ) is a digitally savvy frame shop in the Lower East Side serving the mid to high end artists, galleries and collectors. We also have a sister business Art Delivery Van (www.artdeliveryvan.com) that does white glove art delivery and installations.

Position # 1 - Marketing / Customer Relationship - Paid Internship

We’re looking for a Sales and Marketing Intern to help us grow our thriving business and better serve our customers.

Your Responsibilities:
Weekly blog posts for Frames and Stretchers and Art Delivery Van showcasing the interesting projects we’re working on, telling the story of the artists and describing the craftsmanship in our work.
Email marketing to our mailing list, local galleries and participants in NYC art shows.
Social Media management, both posting and engaging with our followers.
Customer service in the frame shop, both sales and follow up.
Visiting local galleries and making them aware of our services.

Requirements/Skills:
Minimum cumulative 3.00 GPA required
Exceptional written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills, both in person and by email and telephone
Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
Highly organized with a strong attention to detail
Ability to multi-task and stay organized to meet deadlines
Desire to work independently and capable of taking initiative on specific projects
Excellent research skills, and a positive and flexible attitude

We’re looking for someone to work 15-20 hours per week. The internship requires weekend hours in the frame shop, but the writing work can be done remotely, so that the internship fits your schedule.

This internship is great opportunity for someone studying art, marketing, public relations or journalism who is looking to gain broad sales and marketing experience.

To apply, please email us your resume, a writing sample and your elevator pitch (or email cover letter) for why we should hire you for the job @ info@framesandstretchers.com

Position # 2 - Framer / Art handler / Driver

We’re looking for an experienced Framer / Art handler / Driver to help us grow our thriving business and better serve our customers.

The job will require:
15-20 hours per week (Sundays are required)
2-3 days of the week (more days might be available)

Requirements/Skills:
Experience in framing / Art Handling and Delivery
Good physical condition and can lift more than 50 pounds
Clean driving record
Highly organized with a strong attention to detail
Ability to multi-task and stay organized to meet deadlines
Desire to work independently and capable of taking initiative on specific projects

JOB DESCRIPTION:

- Identifies current and future customer requirements by establishing rapport with potential and actual customers and other persons in a position to understand service requirements.
- Ensures availability of merchandise and services by maintaining inventories.
- Secures merchandise by implementing security systems and measures.
Protects co-workers and customers by providing a safe and clean store environment.
- Maintains the stability and reputation of the store by complying with legal requirements.
- Use all hand tools and computer tools available to create frame products.
- Overseas and maintain equipment according the manuals
- Complete custom picture frames
- Do offsite artwork delivery and installation
- Provide products and tools recommendations to better the product quality
- Contributes to the team efforts by accomplishing related results as needed.
- While there is not an attire requirement, the utmost professionalism is required through warm, friendly, and exceptional customer service.

To apply, please send us your resume and email or cover letter for why we should hire you for the job @ info@framesandstretchers.com

We look forward to having you on the Frames and Stretchers team!