Full Kit Gear is seeking to fill an open position for a combined sales floor/marketing assistant position at our Andersonville Chicago store. This is a full time (35 hours per week avg) position. The starting pay is $16/hr with a 90 day review once the candidate has established their abilities. There is meaningful opportunity for growth and advancement.
The position is a dual report to the Store Floor Manager and the Corporate Director of Operations. The position includes a great deal of interaction with the ownership of the company. An ability to manage these multiple relationships is key, though we will guide the candidate along the way.
The marketing assistant responsibilities include graphic design, layout, and initial editorial for email newsletters, and assistance with Google and other web-based ad campaigns. Strong Photoshop skills are a must. In normal times we also engage in print advertising, initial design of which would also be part of this position.
A basic understanding of Google Ads and social media campaigns is a requirement. We can provide access to further training in some of these systems.
We have a well-established and successful format in place. We welcome input, suggestions, and ideas to help us advance and grow, but we expect the person in this post to work within our structure.
We have found that regularly working on the selling floor, interacting with customers and products, provides the core knowledge of products and constituents needed to design successful campaigns to market Full Kit Gear and its products and services. As such the candidate should expect to work at least half time on the selling floor. Indeed, we are a small business and everyone has to chip in to help in all areas, from receiving to restocking to cleaning.
Full Kit Gear is a fun place to work within the LGBTQ+ community, although we have customers and employees from all walks of life. We welcome persons of all sexual identities to work with us and as customers. A sense for fashion and a warm outgoing personality is a plus, as is prior retail experience. You must be 18+ to work for us and able to lift 50 pounds.
If this sounds like a fun job for you and you have the needed skill sets, please send a resume with cover letter and references to:
There are currently no open positions at Full Kit Gear Provincetown.