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January 24, 2020

We’re Hiring a Wedding Invitation Consultant – Boston, MA

WEDDING INVITATION CONSULTANT – BOSTON, MA

In this role, you will be responsible for being the face and voice of the custom invitation portion of the Gus & Ruby Letterpress Boston store. You will be the main point of contact and project manager for all our brides & grooms as they travel through the custom design experience as well as being the liasion to the wedding industry in the city through networking and social events. 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Conducting wedding stationery and custom design consultations where you will guide clients through the process from overview of pieces, printing processes, budgets and timing to customizations, design input and production.

– Note: meetings are held on weekdays and at least one weekend day each week. Ideally, we’ll also offer one or two “evening” (5pm or so) appointments per week during peak season (February – April).

• Creating and sending quotes to clients following any wedding stationery and custom design consultations.

• Providing exceptional customer service to each and every client. Following up all appointments with hand-written thank you notes, timely delivery of quotes and enthusiasm/concern for their specific needs.

• Being a face and voice for Gus & Ruby Letterpress by welcoming all customers, answering questions, answering the phone and responding to custom-related and general inquiries.

• Managing daily communication with clients and the design team. 

• Attending networking events in Boston as needed/requested by Samantha 

• Proactively reaching out to Boston-area wedding vendors (planners, venues, etc.) and fostering strong relationships through social events and social media engagement.

• Contributing your creativity for all Gus & Ruby projects (ex inspiration shoots, custom projects, business ideas).

• Contributing to overall G&R brand development including pro-active input regarding your personal development and growth within the company. 

This position is a full-time, salaried position with room for growth within the company and based out of our Beacon Hill storefront. 

About You:

– You are exceptional at building and fostering strong relationships.

– You have proven sales experience (experience in the luxury and/or wedding market is a plus!) and a solid track record.

– You have an eye for beautiful design and a passion for stationery. 

– You are incredibly detail oriented.

– You have serious project management and time management skills.

– You are self motivated and a quick learner. 

– You love dogs, babies, donuts and champagne. Or some combination of those at the very least.

Do you want this job?! We hope so! Email your cover letter & resumé to hello@gusandruby.com! We can’t wait to hear from you!

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January 24, 2020

We’re Hiring a Store Manager – Boston, MA

STORE MANAGER – BOSTON, MA

In this role, you will be responsible for managing the retail side of the Gus & Ruby Letterpress Boston store. You will be the daily face for the paper boutique, establishing and building long lasting customer relationships within the city, as well as being an ambassador of Boston by keeping your finger on the pulse of events and happening around the town/neighborhood. Responsibilities included, but are not limited to:

• Managing the retail side of the Gus & Ruby Letterpress Boston store.

• Being the daily face for the paper boutique by helping customers & making sales

• Hiring, training and managing part-time employees and employee schedules

• Dreaming-up and executing exceptional, creative merchandise displays within the store

• Managing inventory (keeping track of current stock and working closely with the Director of Operations and Portsmouth & Portland store managers on ordering/buying/transferring products)

• Leading sales initiatives

• Maintaining daily upkeep of the store (cleaning, stocking, etc.). 

This is a full-time, salaried position with room for growth within the company.

About You:

– You have extensive retail experience (management is not required but is a major plus!) and are happy helping customers and manning a register.

– You have proven leadership skills and are comfortable training and managing staff. 

– You are outgoing, personable, have exceptional customer service skills and are able to establish and foster strong relationships with customers.

– You are passionate about merchandising, store design/display and retail sales.

– You are extremely detail oriented, organized and good at juggling many things at once.

– You are self motivated and a quick learner.

– You are comfortable working alone and within a team and are a clear, effective communicator.

– You love dogs, babies, donuts and champagne. Or some combination of those at the very least.

Do you want this job?! We hope so! Email your cover letter & resumé to hello@gusandruby.com! We can’t wait to hear from you!

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October 24, 2019

We’re Hiring a Store Manager -Portland, ME

We’re looking for a retail guru to join our team as the Store Manager of our Portland, ME store! Do you love pretty paper, hand-made objects of beauty, dreamy wedding stationery and gut-bustingly-hilarious greeting cards? If so, you might be just the gal or guy we are looking for!

We like to think we’re a pretty fun group of people to work with and we are certain that our customers are just about the best people around. Take a peek below at the position and apply by emailing us your resume, cover letter telling us why you’d be a great fit. We will be conducting interviews over the next few weeks and hope to have the position filled quickly.

STORE MANAGER – PORTLAND, ME
The position in a nutshell:
In this role, you will be responsible for managing the retail side of the Gus & Ruby Letterpress Portland store. You will be the daily face for the paper boutique – managing inventory (keeping track of current stock and working closely with the Director of Operations and Portsmouth store manager on ordering/buying/transferring products), leading sales initiatives, maintaining daily upkeep of the store (cleaning, stocking, etc.), managing part-time employees and employee schedules, and dreaming-up and executing exceptional, creative merchandise displays within the store. This is a full-time, salaried position with room for growth within the company.

About You:
– You have extensive retail experience (management is not required but is a major plus!) and are happy helping customers and manning a register.
– You are passionate about merchandising, store design/display and retail sales.
– You are outgoing, personable, have exceptional customer service skills and are able to establish and foster strong relationships with customers.
– You are extremely detail oriented, organized and good at juggling many things at once.
– You are self motivated and a quick learner.
– You are comfortable working alone and within a team and are a clear, effective communicator.
– You love dogs, babies, donuts and champagne. Or some combination of those at the very least.

Do you want this job?! We hope so! Email your resumé to hello@gusandruby.com! We can’t wait to hear from you!