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Event and Wholesale Specialist 

Job Overview: If dogs + clothes + people are your thing, then this job might be for you ;) Work with a leading international dog accessories brand, gain valueable experience in retail, meet LOTS of dogs, form connections with local area businesses, and work alongside owner, Jeannie North. Best part? You can bring your dog to work with you! 

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Work pop-up shop events in the local area {Omaha, NE} (The busiest times will be now through the holiday season for events.)
  • Merchandise and setup inventory and booth in new and engaging ways to suit each event. 
  • Greet and help customers find the right-sized accessories for their dogs.
  • Be educated on our products and how amazing they are! 
  • Pet a lot of dogs and take pictures of them.
  • Keep inventory tidy + assist customers with questions + check customers out = all at the same time
  • Pick up + unpack + display + tag new inventory
  • Pick up + drop off wholesale products to local businesses
  • Willingness to take photos and help out on photoshoots

Qualifications:

  • Willing to work on the weekends (Friday, Saturday and Sundays)
    • Many of our events revolve around the community and opportunities are primarily found on the weekends
  • Customer Service Experience 
  • You’ll need a car. My office is in Dundee and a lot of our events are in midtown as well, so living near Downtown/Midtown/Aksarben/Dundee/Benson is ideal.
  • Experience with social media to create IG + FB stories to draw in customers. 
  • Energetic personality + likes to have fun!
  • Hard working and punctual. 
  • 10-20 hours/week (mostly weekends).

To apply:

  • Email us your resume, picture of your dog :)  and tell us why you'd fit in at hello@ripleyandrue.com
  • Starting hourly rate is $12/hour + mileage compensation. Contract pay, so you are responsible for your taxes and benefits. You also get a really sweet discount!

Jeannie + Ripley + Rue