Employment type: Seasonal Full Time with opportunity for permanent part-time starting January 2020
Studio Assistant Hinsdale, IL
Classic Kids Photography is a high-end boutique photography studio for families and children. We have been in business for over 20 years! We are looking for a high-spirited individual and THE perfect assistant to be an integral member of our team. Our company is growing and we are hiring for an entry level position at our Hinsdale studio. The ideal candidate will have an excellent work ethic, love children, animals and families and take pride in doing the best job possible. They must be able to laugh at themselves and be able to take it in stride if a two-year-old is having a serious "moment".
In addition to assisting the photographer, the active portion of the job, the candidate will also manage the day to day tasks of the studio. This includes scheduling appointments, organizational office work, digital workflow and general design. Assisting clients in design consultations and framing consultations calls for patience, professionalism and confidence. Greeting prospective clients and phone inquiries requires a friendly, conversational manner. We need for our new addition to have all these great qualities and more.
The candidate hired:
-Is BEYOND excellent with organizational and multitasking skills.
-Is outgoing and gregarious.
-Will be fabulous with children and genuinely love working with the little critters all day long!
-Will be energetic and physically fit, as this job demands jumping, running and other shenanigans
-Is incredibly patient dealing with kids and their parents through every step of the process --to provide the highest quality of service.
-Is creative and detail oriented.
-Can prove professional phone etiquette and general computer skills.
-Will have great personal style and presence.
-Has an interest in marketing and helping the studio to grow
-LOVES to have fun and laugh!
The required schedule for this position is Tuesday - Saturday 8:30am-5:30pm (and we stay late as needed to get our work done).
We offer opportunities for progress within the company if you are a star.
Please send a resume AND a cover letter that includes a paragraph explaining why you would be the perfect candidate for this position. Please include two work references, one including your experience with kids. We look forward to hearing from you.
You can visit our company website at www.classickids.com
Must have KID experience 1+ years
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