CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Thank you for your interest in joining the Karen Karch team. Please email us your resume and cover letter for immediate hire at retail@karenkarch.com. 

We look forward to speaking with you. 

Sales Associate (Part-Time)

Are you interested in gaining insider knowledge of the luxury jewelry scene in New York City? And at the same time, gaining skills in all facets of what it takes to run a small business?

As our part-time Jewelry Sales Associate (3-4 days per week), you will have the shared responsibility of creating an unforgettable experience for walk in visitors and repeat clients to our unique store environment.  You will have the opportunity to contribute your own ideas during our team meetings and discussions. You will gain insight and skills with the opportunity for future growth in our company.


Tasks & Responsibilities include:
      Well-versed in product knowledge to generate sales and communicate information to clients
      Maintain and cultivate strong client relationships  
      Set up, oversees and evolve displays including signage and video slideshow for window
      Drive sales online utilizing social media and email marketing
      Updates products and graphics on website, business profiles, line sheets and press kits
      Photograph and edit styled and product images
      Assist in tagging products and taking inventory
      Oversee the packaging and handling of shipments
      Collaborate with team on marketing strategies
Requirements:
      1-2 years of prior luxury retail sales experience required –  fine jewelry preferred  
      Ability to cultivate and maintain client relationships
     Excellent oral, written and customer service skills in-person, via email, text and phone
      Strong knowledge of - or a passion to learn about fine jewelry
      Must have strong social media skills (Instagram/Pinterest/Facebook)
      E-commerce website management (Shopify)
      Must be familiar with Adobe Lightroom, Photoshop and Indesign
      Knowledge of SEO and Nikon cameras a plus
      Ability to work collaboratively with a small team
      Highly organized, detail-oriented and proactive

 

Jewelry Production Assistant (Part-Time)

Are you interested in gaining knowledge of the luxury jewelry scene  in New York City while gaining skills in all facets of an established small business? As our part-time Jewelry Production Assistant (3-4 days a week), you will work directly with our designers to bring our pieces to reality while expanding your 3-D printing and bench working skills.

Tasks & Responsibilities include:
      Bench work
      CAD drawing for 3-D printing
      Work closely with team to uphold our quality standards
      Run errands to the jewelry district as needed
Requirements:
      2+ years experience in jewelry production
      Must have knowledge and experience with creating CAD drawings and 3-D printing
    Must have strong knowledge and passion for the creation of jewelry.
      Excellent communication skills and follow-through / ability to work collaboratively with our small team
      Highly-organized, detail-oriented, and proactive
      Photography skills to document work in progress a plus

 

 

Production Intern (Part-Time)

Are you interested in gaining insight into New York’s jewelry scene while expanding your jewelry making skills?  

As our Production Intern (2 days per week), you will have the responsibility of assisting our designers in the creation of our exceptional pieces while expanding your jewelry making skills, including creating CAD drawings for 3-D printing, using our laser welder, and more.

 

Tasks & Responsibilities include:

Bench work skills including de-spruing, polishing, plating and potentially soldering, laser welding, soldering & stone setting

 

Requirements:

 Current student or recent graduate of jewelry training program

1-2 years of jewelry making

Knowledge and/or quick learner about jewelry making

Must be detail-oriented

Photography skills a plus