More evidence is starting to mount of how widespread the personnel effects are going to be on CK Media’s scrapbooking publications because of non-payment of their staff and contributors.
Archive | March 31, 2009
The following scrapbook industry jobs are currently available:
The position previously posted on Scrapbook Update for a scrapbooking product designer for Michaels private label is still being advertised on Monster.com and the Michaels HR site.
This position is full-time and located at the company’s Irving, TX (Dallas area) headquarters. (Please note that the company says on its website that it will not consider freelance, virtual or contract designers for this position. Applicants must be willing to relocate to the Dallas area.)
Position requires minimum two years experience designing scrapbook products (paper, stickers, embellishments, tools, etc.). Qualified applicants should also have a Bachelor’s Degree, and proficiency in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, along with “solid sketching and drawing skills”.
No pay rate is mentioned but the company offers a wide range of benefits, including medical/dental/vision, 401k, FSA, and day care discounts.
Store Sales Manager – Archiver’s (Columbus, OH):
The scrapbook super store is searching for a full-time Store Sales Manager for its Columbus, Ohio location. Some of the responsibilities of Store Sales Managers are managing and supervising store staff, monitoring and controlling inventory, and planning store events.
Qualified applicants should have at least 3 years of high-paced retail experience, and at least an Associate’s Degree. Scrapbooking, rubberstamping or arts & crafts experience preferred.
Sales Assistant – Company Unknown:
An unnamed crafts company is advertising for a Sales Assistant in the “West”. Position requires BS or BA level degree, and proficiency in MS Word, Powerpoint and Excel. Experience in and “passion” for the scrapbooking and rubberstamping industries is also desired.
Responsibilities of the Sales Assistant include:
Provide the Director of Sales with support by maintaining strong and timely relations. Assist and support in the areas of sales, marketing, plan-o-grams, credit, costing and purchasing, and data processing, order processing. Maintain a thorough knowledge of account history, product availability, incentive programs, and sales promotions. In addition, you will create craft/scrapbook projects for retailers utilizing current products. Occasional travel to accounts and tradeshows.