CAREERS

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SALES & MERCHANDISING ASSOCIATE

WWAKE is a contemporary fine jewelry brand located in Brooklyn, NY. We are a small and fast-growing company seeking a highly motivated individual who is passionate about design. As Sales and Merchandising Assistant, you will act as vital support to both wholesale and retail channels, by providing detail-oriented follow-up and outstanding customer service.


Responsibilities:

  • Assist Wholesale and Retail Managers with merchandising product and answering customer inquiries
  • Assist with all market and showroom appointments..
  • Process all POs and order confirmations, determine and provide accurate ETA’s, and provide product details as requested by retailers.
  • Assist with the packing and logistics for all orders.
  • Work closely with our design and production coordinators to gain a deep knowledge of product offering and production capabilities.
  • Research new stores and markets; outreach to appropriate contacts.
  • Provide support to team members at all times.

Requirements:

  • A four year undergraduate degree with relevant experience.
  • Highly-organized, detail-oriented, and proactive.
  • Excellent communication skills and follow-through, ability to work well with a small team is a must!
  • Quick response time, willingness to think critically and anticipate future chain of events, ability to delegate accordingly
  • Proficiency with Microsoft office, familiarity with Quickbooks a plus
  • Must be an independent worker who is eager to take on responsibilities with a personal sense of accountability
  • Ability and willingness to travel.
  • Comfortable working in an intimate, fast-paced, and sometimes ambiguous work environment

This is a full-time position available for immediate hire. Compensation will be based on experience. The ideal candidate is a sharp individual who loves working with others and is eager to contribute to a fast-growing, design-driven, company. Please see wwake.com and email your resume and cover letter with the subject line “Sales and Merchandising Associate” to careers@wwake.com.

                                                                                                           

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PRODUCTION ASSISTANT

WWAKE is a jewelry brand focused on contemporary fine jewelry and experimental costume jewelry, based in Brooklyn, NYC. We are a small and fast-growing company seeking an enthusiastic jewelry intern. This will be an hands-on experience with exposure to all aspects of working in the NYC jewelry industry. Your work will be essential to seeing our designs go through development and into production.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assist the Design Manager with design development, including techpacks, sourcing outreach and research
  • Assist Production Manager to execute day-to-day production tasks, quality control
  • Liase with production partners
  • Provide support to team members at all times.

 

Requirements:

  • A four year undergraduate degree with relevant experience.
  • Highly-organized, detail-oriented, and proactive.
  • Excellent communication skills and follow-through, ability to work well with a small team is a must!
  • Quick response time, willingness to think critically and anticipate future chain of events, ability to delegate accordingly
  • Must be an independent worker who is eager to take on responsibilities with a personal sense of accountability
  • Comfortable working in an intimate, fast-paced, and sometimes ambiguous work environment

The ideal candidate is passionate about art, eager to learn about the jewelry industry and likes working in an intimate, fast-paced environment. This is an invaluable experience for hands-on artists with an entrepreneurial edge. Jewelry, sculpture or textiles experience a plus! The ideal candidate must be willing to dedicate a minimum of 2 days to working with us.

Daily stipend or school credit is provided upon prior approval. Lunch & transportation for internship responsibilities will be provided as well. Candidates who excel in this position will have the potential to be considered for a permanent position at the company.

Interested applicants please email your resume and cover letter with the subject line "Production Coordinator" to careers@wwake.com

 

                                                                                                           

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PRODUCTION INTERNSHIP 

WWAKE is a jewelry brand focused on contemporary fine jewelry and experimental costume jewelry, based in Brooklyn, NYC. We are a small and fast-growing company seeking an enthusiastic jewelry intern. This will be an hands-on experience with exposure to all aspects of working in the NYC jewelry industry. Your work will be essential to seeing our designs go through development and into production.

Responsibilities include:

  • Help Design Manager with design development & archives
  • Help Production Manager to address day-to-day production tasks regarding stones and quality.
  • Helping with researching and sourcing for special projects
  • Helping to maintain a fun & professional workplace
  • Liaise with our studio staff, PR team and production vendors.

The ideal candidate is passionate about art, eager to learn about the jewelry industry and likes working in an intimate, fast-paced environment. This is an invaluable experience for hands-on artists with an entrepreneurial edge. Jewelry, sculpture or textiles experience a plus! The ideal candidate must be willing to dedicate a minimum of 2 days to working with us.

Daily stipend or school credit is provided upon prior approval. Lunch & transportation for internship responsibilities will be provided as well. Candidates who excel in this position will have the potential to be considered for a permanent position at the company.

Interested applicants please email your resume and cover letter with the subject line "Production Internship" to careers@wwake.com