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May 23rd/ 2019
STUDIO ASSISTANT/RISO PRINT TECHNICIAN
Title: Studio Assistant / Riso Print Technician
Location: Damn Fine Print, Stoneybatter, Dublin 7
Contract: Minimum three days (27 hours) a week
Closing Date for Applications: June 14, 2019
Start Date: July onwards
We’re looking for a motivated, creative, outgoing and organised new hire to join our team as a store manager and riso print technician at Damn Fine Print. The right candidate will be involved in all aspects of this exciting business and will gain a hands-on insight into a dynamic creative space.
We’re looking for a self-starter able to juggle a variety of tasks who has a working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, risograph printing, and the various challenges involved with running a shop and/or busy studio.
The role might suit a recent art and design graduate, a creative freelancer or a designer/illustrator looking to build their own career and portfolio around regular work at our studio.
Applicants should apply with details about their background work experience, skills and why they would fit the role along with any portfolio work or digital submissions you feel might be relevant.
APPLICATIONS BY EMAIL ONLY
EMAIL email@example.com with subject title JOB APPLICATION
Include a cover letter (no more than one page), a copy of your CV and 2 references.
Full job spec details are outlined below. We look forward to hearing from you
JOB SPEC: ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES
The right candidate will be tasked with the following responsibilities:
Studio admin, managing supplies and replying to customer emails.
Co-managing studio workflow and schedules across different strands of the business using our project management system.
Looking after and maintaining our riso studio and front of house workspace, including shared online folders, bookings and shared files.
Social media posts and updates - increasing awareness of DFP through daily social media updates (Instagram, Facebook, etc) about our events, services and classes.
Manage studio spend and weekly accounts from online and physical sales.
RISO STUDIO AND PRINT SERVICES
Riso print production - preparing artwork for print and overseeing delivery to clients. You’ll need the ability to create colour separations and proof artwork files to the high standards of our clients. (Training will be provided for this.)
Customer management and quoting for riso print jobs.
Manage riso studio stock and supplies (Paper, ink, packaging and shipping materials, etc).
Lead riso workshops and events at our studio
STORE & WEBSITE
Fulfill online and in-store sales, packaging and dispatching of orders.
Manage the shop and print studio stock inventory.
Build and update website product listings and maintain inventory (we use Squarespace to host our website and Adobe Suite for our graphics).
Deliver and teach risograph workshops, lead risograph assisted access sessions and classes in our studio (We’ll provide full training for this if you haven’t taught a class before).
Assist our screenprint team at our studio and occasional off-site events for brands and clients. (We’ll provide full training for this).
Schedule, manage and promote all DPF workshops.
STUDIO MEMBERSHIP AND ADMIN
Coordinate studio access for our members and interns (Damn Fine Print has approx. 20 studio members and regular interns who use our screenprint studio for their own creative work). You’ll be comfortable meeting and working with and providing admin facilities for this diverse group of fun and talented people.