STUDIO MANAGER


Overview:

Dauphinette is seeking a Studio Manager to support the Chief Creative Officer (CCO) in business operations and brand development. The Studio Manager will oversee Dauphinette’s studio space and maintain daily operations across all channels-- from managing company schedules to liaising with direct customers, retail partners, and manufacturing partners.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • 1+ years previous operations experience.
  • A genuinely self-motivated, solutions-oriented thinker who works well in a dynamic environment
  • Ability to work quickly and effectively under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Detail-oriented, extremely organized, values punctuality
  • An open, friendly, collaborative working style
  • Strong knowledge of Shopify
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft / Google Suites
  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc)
  • A strong, genuine desire to develop and grow the Dauphinette brand.
  • Design/sewing experience is a big plus.
  • New York-based only, and able to commute to between our studio in Dumbo, Brooklyn and the garment district. We are not seeking remote candidates at this time.

Responsibilities:

  • You will report directly to the CCO,
    • Maintaining company calendar including seasonal development/production, events, and shipping schedule.
    • Overseeing DTC and wholesale shipping including packaging orders, handling returns, arranging shipments
    • Managing inventory flow— liaising with our store manager to insure sufficient inventory for both e-commerce and in-store stock
    • Assist on event planning. Prominent examples include: NYFW show, market week, retail activation
    • Organizing and maintaining a tidy, presentable studio space at all times
    • Liaising with our sales team, freelance partners, and manufacturing partners
    • Flexing into a PA role when needed, helping with errands and administrative tasks
  • This is a full-time, 5 days/40-hours a week opportunity. Pre-allocate for increased flexibility/hours during fashion months (September, February).

The ideal candidate:

  • Effective— you take initiative and approach tasks with a solutions-oriented mindset
  • Organized— you are highly detail-oriented, attentive, and like everything in its place
  • Empathic— you take a humanistic, caring approach towards all perspectives and are very considerate of others
  • Independent— you bring 100% to the team but are also able to develop ideas and plans autonomously; you are constantly seeking ways to improve internal systems and your work
  • Passionate— you are excited about Dauphinette, our mission, and our community.
  • Loves flowers, fine art and pastry.

Tell us why you are perfect for this job! For consideration, please submit your resume and cover letter to careers@dauphinette.com with the subject line “Studio Manager Application: [Your Name]”. Creativity is strongly encouraged, and applications submitted without a cover letter will not be considered.

 

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