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Wanted! - Office Assistant

We're growing!  If this is your first time here on my website, then welcome! My name is Will Endres, and I have been a herbalist and wildcrafter for the last 42 years.  With the help of my family and Apprentices, I handcraft a variety of sustainable wild herbal products and lead classes and workshops throughout the Piedmont, North Carolina, and The South.  The business is run out of my (dog-friendly) home in the historic district of Hillsborough, NC.  My ideal office assistant is someone who is willing to help me with both work, and personal tasks.  You should be able to work as part of a team or independently, be a good typist, enjoy variety, and have useful creative input and problem-solving skills.
 

Your Responsibilities:

  • Communicate with customers independently, and with me at your side.  This can include anything from emails to phone calls to making the rounds to posting flyers for classes

  • Create and renew product ads and postings on social media and craigslist

  • Basic marketing and ecommerce responsibilities including Shipping orders and Copy + Print + Order promotional materials and fliers

The Perks:

  • Part time hours (5+ hours on Thursday)

  • Pay starts at $13/hr with opportunities to increase to $15/hr in just a few months

  • Learning opportunities including unlimited access to select classes and workshops

    • Gain exposure to the traditional Appalachian and Native American approach to plants and medicine

    • Work-trade for additional teaching time available

  • Discounts on my full range of medicinal fluid extracts, incenses, potpourri, tea, and other products

  • High energy work environment

Your Qualifications:

  • Be tech-savvy (and patient). I am a baby-boomer. Computers are not my strong suit, but I have to use them for my business

  • Excellent communicator

  • Reliable

  • Detail oriented

  • Familiarity with or interest in the herb business is preferable

  • Familiarity with Squarespace a big plus!

  • Reliable personal transportation a must

  • Sales or customer service experience preferable
     

How to apply:
Send an email with your background, complete contact info, and why you would be perfect for this job to info@willswildherbs.org

Sean Endres

Sean Endres, 1020 West Peace Street, Raleigh, NC, 27605

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