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Sanshee is now Hiring for Part-Time Convention Staff!

Convention Staffer (Part Time)

Description

Sanshee is looking for contract workers to staff our booths at various conventions throughout the year, with a primary focus on PAX South & PAX East. Given that this is a contract position, you will be hired through a temp agency and provided a W-2 by them. However, if hired you will be working directly with Sanshee and encouraged to list us as a work reference. We pride ourselves on being a team of friendly, passionate, and hard-working folks who love our community. If you think you are a good fit for us, please review the responsibilities and requirements below!


Locations

  • We are currently prioritizing PAX staff and looking for people local to San Antonio, TX and Boston, MA.
  • We are also looking for people local to the following cities for upcoming shows:
    • Austin or Houston, TX
    • Los Angeles or San Jose, CA
    • Washington, D.C.
    • Raleigh, NC
    • Atlanta, GA
    • Chesapeake or Hampton, VA

Responsibilities

  • Receive and transport boxes containing merchandise and equipment.
  • Set up booth equipment and dress table(s) to display merchandise according to given instructions.
  • Represent Sanshee in every interaction with customers, exhibitors, and event staff. We wish to provide a safe, positive, and inclusive space at every convention we attend, and you must be wholeheartedly committed to this ideal.
  • Keep the booth neat and organized throughout the event; keep watch over all merchandise, equipment, and cash.
  • Take notes and keep accurate records of expenses, inventory, etc.
  • Pack all merchandise and equipment after the show and ship back to Sanshee.

 

Skills/Requirements

  • Have at least two years’ experience in a retail/customer service position.
  • Able to stay on your feet for long hours and lift up to 45lbs.
  • Friendly, personable, and able to interact positively with customers.
  • Passionate about games/anime/pop culture; knowledge of our licensed properties and familiarity with our products.
  • Organized, detail-oriented, and able to keep accurate records in provided documents.
  • Creative problem solving; able to think on your feet and adapt.

 

Bonuses

  • Have experience working as an exhibitor at conventions.
  • Familiar with Shopify Point of Sale or similar vendor apps (e.g. Square, Revel).
  • Own a car and/or able to drive.

Even if you don't fit all the requirements, we encourage all who feel they are a good fit to apply!


How to Apply

Please send your resume and a brief cover letter to jobs@sanshee.com. Applicants must be available for interview via Skype/Discord/Hangouts.


Adrienne Cho
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