Administrative Assistant – Fashion - closes March 30
House of Koopslie is an Edmonton based fashion brand. We specialize in eco friendly, super-soft, bamboo clothing and accessories for women. Our customers are small - medium Canadian retailers. Our brand is experiencing major growth (yay!) and we are looking for a super star to join our team.
The kind of person who is supremely organized, likes to keep things where they belong, and is a guru with scheduling and time management. You also need to be friendly and great with people. The top qualities you will need to excel in this role is attention to detail and excellent people skills. Sound like you? Read on...
Responsible for administrative operational duties such as creating invoices, sending order details to customers, processing payments, coordinating with shipping facility, and updating client records as needed.
Following up on orders and tracking order changes.
Planning and ordering materials and inventory.
Coordinating with vendors and suppliers.
Handling customer requests and inbound sales.
Managing customer relationships.
Responding to all internal and client inquiries (via telephone, email, or in person) in a professional, customer focused and polite manner.
Updating website and social media pages as needed.
Setting up tradeshow booths and assisting in tradeshow sales.
Performing bookkeeping duties.
Making travel and hotel arrangements.
Other duties and data entry as required.
Proficient with Excel, Word, Google Sheets.
Keen sense of organization and time management.
Proficient at learning new software programs.
Keen attention to detail.
Good problem solving skills.
Ability to meet deadlines, stamina to deal with the pressure of changing deadlines and priorities.
Ability to process and enter orders quickly and accurately.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Must be able to work independently.
An interest in the fashion/wholesale/retail industry and a willingness to learn.
Good mathematical skills.
Must be available to travel to Toronto for trade shows twice a year.
Staff purchase discounts
Office environment. Majority of work is computer related; therefore the job is desk oriented. Some travel within Edmonton and area may be required, so a vehicle is a must.
This is a part time contract (20+ hours/week) with the possibility of becoming a full-time position.
Apply to sales (at) houseofkoopslie (dot) com. Please include a cover letter letting us know why you are the right person for this job plus tell us one weird or interesting fact about yourself. Resumes without a cover letter will not be reviewed. Only qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.