Shalista Photography, a busy portrait studio in Sioux Falls is looking for part-time office and studio assistant with possibility of moving to full time. Send resume by email. Do not call or text. We plan to hire by early May.
Succesful applicant must have:
1) Superb communication and interpersonal skills. You will be working with the public both on the phone and in person. Your responsibilities will include generating excitement with new prospective clients and converting them into successful bookings, scheduling, problem solving, and all skills associated with customer service and satisfaction. You must be a people person with ability to put clients at ease and make them feel special.
2) Impeccable Organizational skills…handling a minutia of detail and all the steps involved in post production work. You will be responsible for processing, tracking and scheduling multiple print orders, working with a retoucher, working with multiple labs, and packaging work for clients.
Additional helpful skills. We are looking for the right person and are willing to train the right person on software if they meet other qualifications.
Photoshop, InDesign and Lightroom
Marketing, Social Media and Design skills
Basic knowledge of photographic lighting and digital photography.
Job Duties Will Include:
Answering phone and handling customer relations including scheduling appointments, greeting clients and answering questions from potential clients.
Administration work like managing paperwork, light bookkeeping such as entering invoices and payments, ordering supplies and inputting customer orders, packaging and delivery.
Cleaning work areas and keeping them organized and ready to go.
Helping with some photo shoots as needed.
Preparing studio for shoots and cleaning up afterwards.
Hours will be 20-30 hours to week or more and can be somewhat flexible, but mostly daytime hours. Some telecommuting also possible with the right person.
Pay is $10-14 per hour, depending on qualifications and availability.
EMAIL RESUME TO: firstname.lastname@example.org with subject STUDIO ASSISTANT.
We will contact prospects for an interview.