Of a Kind is hiring a full-time, NYC-based manager of finance, merchandise planning, and operations to drive the day-to-day of the business, ramp up and improve reporting, and strategize about holistic improvements to the company’s systems. This person will work closely with the founders and will manage the customer relations and operations manager.
To apply, email [email protected] with your résumé, a cover letter that will win us over (in the body of the email, please!), and links to your social media.
Overseeing the day-to-day of the business, ensuring deadlines are met and projects are on-task.
Informing investments in retail, marketing, and editorial.
Assigning and managing budgets.
Managing promotional activity and inventory position.
Developing, managing, and improving systems around vendor payments, order fulfillment, project-management, vendor-onboarding, etc.
Managing all reporting, projections, and financial modeling and statements.
Supervising customer service and fine-tuning protocol.
Working with various Bed Bath & Beyond teams re: streamlining processes, synchronizing reporting, and developing new initiatives.
Managing relationships with BBB legal, HR, and analytics teams.
Passion for Of a Kind
Kindness, sense of humor, and positive attitude
Self-motivation and interest in building processes from the ground up
Background in planning, customer relations, project management, finance, and/or operations
Management experience and savvy
Stellar Excel skills and accounting chops
Strong grasp of retail math and cycles and buying calendar
Extreme attention to detail
Ability to prioritize and to manage an ever-evolving to-do list
Confidence to tackle any project
Dedication, passion, supreme organization and communication skills, and extraordinary drive are all musts—this is not a nine-to-five job.
About Of a Kind
Of a Kind introduces exciting new designers by selling their pieces and sharing their stories. A unique venue for discovery, the website has featured over 350 of America's most promising new makers since launching in 2010.
As for our women-in-business chops, Of a Kind was founded by Claire Mazur and Erica Cerulo, who have been pals for 15 years (more on that here!). The majority of our small, close-knit team is female, and our business also supports hundreds of women-led companies.