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We invite you to consider the current position openings described below.
For consideration, please email your cover letter and resume to email@example.com or fax to (315)364-8075. You may also mail your cover letter and resume to:
Human Resources, MacKenzie-Childs, LLC
3260 State Route 90
Aurora, NY 13026.
Product Development Sales Analyst - Aurora, NY
Assist Design, Product Development, Sales and Operations teams in managing the product development and launch processes; provide sales analytics for decision making. Maintain new product launch listings. Classify new products and maintain accuracy in the Product Classification database. Overview new product sku counts by product class/collection compared to previous launches. Prepare sales analytics for pricing meetings. Complete season sales history and estimate future season sales. Complete visual sales ranking by product class/collection. Job requires a B.S. in Business or a related field and minimum of two years sales analysis experience. Familiarity or experience with the development of new product a plus. Position requires the ability to learn and use software effectively and efficiently, Microsoft Excel in particular.
Application Developer/Business Analyst - Aurora, NY
The Application Developer/Business Analyst is responsible for helping to provide support for the ERP/POS/E-Commerce business applications currently in use, developing and supporting all custom .NET applications in use and driving efficiencies in the organization through Business Process Improvement. The Application Developer/Business Analyst is a key member of the applications development team responsible for the entire life cycle of company-wide applications. Requires the development of Windows and ASP.Net web applications using C#, SQL server experience and being capable of writing T-SQL queries, procedures and functions. Requires solid interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with others. Requires 24/7 on-call support on a rotational basis between the hours of 6pm and 7 am. Desired skills include experience with E-commerce or retail POS systems, ERP systems in manufacturing environments, Crystal Reports for .Net and SQL Server administration including SSRS and/or SSIS. Requires a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or MIS and 3-5 years professional experience.
Catalog Graphic Designer - Aurora, NY
Take catalog layouts through various drafts, approvals, design and production from start to finish in accordance with our graphics and brand standards as defined by the Creative Directors for the two luxury brands, MacKenzie-Childs and Jay Strongwater, that comprise Aurora Brands. Work with creative and merchandising teams to create drafts, concepts and storyboards. Page layout and type formatting of catalog spreads. Create and maintain catalog templates. Photoshop catalog beauty shots. Prepare files for press, color proof files and attend press checks. Position requires a BA in Graphic Design or related field with 5 or more years of design experience in print, magazine or catalog experience preferred. Expert at InDesign and Photoshop; experience with Illustrator, Word and Excel. Demonstrated understanding of typography. Editing skills a plus.
Sales Associate - Aurora, NY
Full time Sales Associate position in our Aurora retail store. Assist customers with their purchases guiding them to their points of interest in our product offerings. Cashier, wrap and replenish stock. Weekends and some holidays required. Must be interested in assisting others and be excited about imparting the whimsy and wholesomeness of the MacKenzie Childs brand to our visitors. Position requires a H.S. diploma or equivalent. Previous experience in high-end retail preferred.
Textiles - Aurora, NY
Upholster and sew piecework in our Textiles department. Prefer someone experienced with sewing or upholstery work but will train on the job. Experience with crafts or handwork helpful. Ability to use hand tools essential. Requires attention to detail, listening and following directions, and the ability to work in a team environment. Must be able to lift 40 lbs using proper lifting technique. Must be able to stand for long periods and pull and staple fabric frequently. Position requires a H.S. diploma or equivalent.
Shipping - Union Springs, NY
Ship freight items via UPS ground. Organize, collate, locate and pick the inventory, pack and prepare UPS labels utilizing UPS shipping software. Assist in unloading import containers and loading of outbound trucks. Requires lifting of larger cartons and items weighing 50 pounds or less frequently. Position requires a H.S. diploma or equivalent.
Jay Strongwater Decorator - Union Springs, NY
Decorates exquisite giftware collections with enamel and crystals. Requires good hand-eye coordination, patience, and attention to detail. Previous experience working with enamel or epoxy helpful but will train on the job. Must exhibit willingness to work in a shared team environment and to work with supervision, trainers, and quality control to maintain a high standard of quality, productivity, and efficient production. High School diploma or GED required.