We're Hiring

To apply for any of these positions; email your resume and cover letter to beth@thesouthlooploft.com  


Digital Marketing and E-Commerce Internship

Location: Chicago

QUALIFICATIONS:
- Detail oriented and extremely organized
- Excellent written & oral communication skills
- Able to meet shifting deadlines
- Able to be a part of a start up team and take responsibility as needed
- Interest in design and interiors
- Proficient with Adobe Products and Microsoft Office
- Able to collaborate in a team environment and also work independently
- Availability of a minimum of 15 hours a week
- Ability to travel to our showroom in West Town a minimum of once a week

RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Supporting the marketing efforts in a variety of venues- including engaging on Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, Houzz, email campaigns and local projects
- Assisting with social media campaigns- including creating content, styling, collaborating with photographers, launching and engaging
- Updating and managing product content across E- Commerce channels
- Updating and Managing Image Gallery
- Research Brand Aligned Opportunities for Partnerships
- Support Customer Service Efforts
- Support E-Commerce Fulfillment Efforts: coordinate with shippers + Customers
- Be available for special events - including a minimum of one Saturday a month

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT:

  • A hands on, real life experience being an integral part of a growing business

  • The Potential for an ppportunity for Hire after Internship is Complete

  • Networking Opportunities and introductions in Chicago's Design + Creative Community

  • An opportunity to build community and create relationships with industry professionals 

  • Daily learning opportunities and mentorship 


Visual Merchandising + Project Management Internship 

Location: Chicago

QUALIFICATIONS:
- Detail oriented and extremely organized
- Excellent written & oral communication skills
- Able to meet shifting deadlines
- Able to be a part of a start up team and take responsibility as needed
- Interest in design and interiors
- Proficient with Adobe Products and Microsoft Office
- Able to collaborate in a team environment and also work independently
- Availability of a minimum of 15 hours a week
- Ability to travel to our showroom in West Town a minimum of twice a week

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist with visual displays, including styling table tops, gallery walls + layout of larger inventory 
  • Assist with signage and marketing materials 
  • Assist with implementing Holiday Decor + Styling 
  • Coordinate with photographers and other creative for photo shoots
  • Assist with styling for photo shoots
  • Complete Inventory Tasks
  • Responsible for maintenance of display and products 
  • Updating and managing product content 
  • Responsible for maintaining visual standards in showroom 
  • Coordinate and Assist with order fulfillment + deliveries to showroom 
  • Support E-commerce Efforts 
  • Be Available for Special Events + Photo Shoots 
  • Project Manage Product Development: Upholstery, Framing, Painting, etc. 
  • Coordinate with other professionals for restoration of inventory 
  • Research Leads for Product Development and Improvement 
  • Assist with acquisition of local art  + photography 
  • Manage Wholesale Accounts 
  • Research Brand Aligned opportunities 

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT:

  • A hands on, real life experience being an integral part of a growing business

  • The Potential for an ppportunity for Hire after Internship is Complete

  • Networking Opportunities and introductions in Chicago's Design + Creative Community

  • An opportunity to build community and create relationships with industry professionals 

  • Daily learning opportunities and mentorship 


Event Planning Internship

LOcation: Chicago  

QUALIFICATIONS:
- Detail oriented and extremely organized
- Excellent written & oral communication skills
- Able to meet shifting deadlines
- Able to be a part of a start up team and take responsibility as needed
- Interest in design and interiors
- Proficient with Adobe Products and Microsoft Office
- Able to collaborate in a team environment and also work independently
- Availability of a minimum of 15 hours a week
- Ability to travel to our showroom in West Town a minimum of once a weekResponsibilities

Responsibilities: 

- coordinate event logistics, including set up and styling
- communicate with vendors, clients and other event related personnel via email, phone
- Assist with site visits, sales and promotion
- marketing outreach
- Support the expansion of our Events branch via research and outreach
- Assist with set up, styling, organization of event supplies and tear down
-Maintain up-to-date event documents including site-schedule forms and action plans
- Procure, Organize and Manage supplies for events

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT:

  • A hands on, real life experience being an integral part of a growing business

  • The Potential for an Opportunity for Hire after Internship is Complete

  • Networking Opportunities and introductions in Chicago's Design + Creative Community

  • An opportunity to build community and create relationships with industry professionals 

  • Daily learning opportunities and mentorship 


Part Time Sales Associate + Showroom Manager 

We are looking for Part Time associate with retail and merchandising experience to assist at our showroom on Saturdays and as needed throughout the week. This position requires sales and customer service experience as well as availablility on Saturdays. Please send a resume to beth@thesouthlooploft.com.