New York Sales and Studio Instructor
Posted April 23rd, 2013.
Crave more colorful surroundings?
Do you enjoy art, craft, and people, too? Are you great in retail sales and/or customer service? Bullseye Glass Co., an international art glass manufacturer, seeks a full-time Retail Sales & Studio Instructor to join the team at its Resource Center in Mamaroneck, New York. The Resource Center is a synthesis of retail store offering art-glass supplies and a teaching studio helping customers to work with the products. The Retail Sales/Studio Instructor will sell Bullseye products and classes, create in-store displays and educational samples, receive and manage inventory, assist in the daily running of the store. Bullseye Glass Co. will train the candidate for this position at the Bullseye headquarters in Portland, Oregon.
Additionally, the Sales & Studio Instructor will lead workshops and assist in workshops and other programming led by fellow Bullseye staff and visiting instructors, help coordinate the class and events schedule, develop and teach curriculum in kilnformed glass. They will develop a comprehensive understanding of the Bullseye product line and its use in kilnforming through on the job training, provide technical support for customers and students, and help keep the studio clean and organized and the equipment maintained.
The qualified candidate will be a well-organized problem solver with excellent communication skills who has a 4-year college degree in Studio Art (preferred) has at least 2 years of retail sales or customer service experience, pays close attention to detail, has hands-on experience in the arts with an emphasis in ceramics, glass and/or basic scientific/laboratory technique; has knowledge of art history and aesthetics; and has a valid driver's license. Knowledge of both Mac and PC platforms preferred.