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CUSTOMER SERVICE

Exciting Opportunity starts here!

 

If you believe in high-quality, great design and teamwork, you and Capezio/Ballet Makers are a perfect match! For over 130 years, we are the nation’s largest manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of women’s, children’s and men’s dancewear, recreational and performance clothing and footwear. We are currently seeking self-motivated, energetic and confident individuals to join our customer service department at our Totowa, NJ headquarters.  

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 1+ yrs customer service experience
  • Must be customer driven, able to prioritize and manage multiple responsibilities and be detail oriented
  • Must have excellent computer, organizational, and communication skills, and have the ability to effectively interact with all customers in a fast-paced environment

You will work in a team environment that is focused on providing exceptional customer support via telephone, emails, or fax regarding orders, shipping status, inventory status, and product details. Attractive salary, health insurance plans, 401k and more! EOE/AA

Send resume w/salary history in confidence to: CAPEZIO/ BALLET MAKERS, INC., Human Resources, One Campus Road, Totowa, NJ 07512.
Or email resume to [email protected] for consideration. EOE, M/F.

 

DIGITAL DESIGNER

 

Digital Designer needed for dance apparel and footwear brand based in New Jersey. This 130-year-old brand is evolving into new categories and looking for a talented enthusiastic designer with fashion and/or dance experience to round out our creative department. We need someone with a chic aesthetic who understands retail marketing and can design for online and offline media including but not limited to e-commerce, wholesale, digital, social media, and print advertising. We are currently seeking a qualified professional to join us at our Totowa, NJ HQ.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design media including corporate communications, brochures, print & digital ads, emails, web pages and more
  • Design material for multiple digital channels including web, mobile, apps and social platforms
  • Research and brainstorm with team members to create innovative ideas and solutions to effectively communicate concepts
  • Develop and present creative ideas through design work
  • While reporting to marketing operations they will directly work with product designers and influences of product design and must be able to keep original products tone or them while formatting all to commercially acceptable standards and presentations
  • Effectively respond to feedback from team members, and also give constructive feedback
  • Expertise in InDesign, Photoshop & Illustrator
  • Major plus if you are familiar with Dreamweaver, html/web coding and have the ability to create e-blasts and web pages
  • Be comfortable in a fast-paced environment and possess the ability to work well with team members
  • Manage time and resources effectively to handle several projects at once
  • Proactively seek out new web design technologies tools and trends
  • Have a strong ability to creatively, strategically and efficiently approach projects from start (concept sketches/layouts), to production (client revisions), to preparation (final art files), to finish (vendor coordination)
  • Understand the value of brand consistency (both design & messaging) across all media
  • Facilitate product campaigns and marketing via emails, microsites and other landing pages to boost client to customer interactions
  • Ability to develop creative solutions on your own, but you desire to grow with the constructive guidance of the Art Director and Marketing Team members
  • Make sure that job deadlines are met in due time, ensuring that job quality is nothing short of the best

MUST HAVES:

  • Bachelor’s Degree with a concentration in digital art or design
  • 5+ years of professional design experience with a focus on digital design
  • While html, is not required, familiarity with how each created image translates on commercially email
  • Distribution product like Constant Contact, MailChimp and others
  • Current knowledge of best practices in web design and responsive web design to convey the appropriate TOV to the wholesale, ecommerce, and retail customer
  • Must have a broad understanding of interface technologies and be able to apply that knowledge to create effective digital designs
  • Tactical experience with any of the following Email Service Software i.e. Constant Contact, Drip, CovertKit, AWeber, Get Response, MailChimp, or ActiveCampaign
  • Fluency with core graphic design principles (typography, form, color, composition, imagery, etc.)
  • The capability of solving problems and collaborating with team members
  • Full working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
  • Excellent written, verbal, interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Ability to think creatively, strategically and tactically on your own
  • Ability to multitask with good time management

Capezio offers a wide variety of employment benefits including competitive salary, health insurance plans, 401k and more!

Email resume with cover letter to [email protected] for consideration. EOE/AA
Please use the subject – Digital Designer.

 

 


 

PART-TIME SALES ASSOCIATE & STOCK ASSOCIATE

 

Capezio®, the leading dance specialty retailer, is searching for an out-going, experienced, part-time associates to be part of a fast paced team in our  Flagship store at 51st Street, New York, NY.  Capezio® offers flexible work schedules, competitive pay and other associate benefits.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Flexible work schedule (including nights and weekends)
  • Strong communication skills
  • Some retail experience
  • Detail oriented
  • Experience in dance
  • A general interest in the dance industry 

LOCATION:

  • New York, NY               

If you like working with great people, and helping everyone find the dancer within, please apply by email to [email protected] for consideration. EOE/AA
Please use the subject – 51st Street – Part Time Key OR Stock Associate.

 


 

ASSISTANT MANAGER NEEDED

 

Capezio®, the leading dance specialty retailer, is searching for an energic, dedicated, hard-working Assistant Manager to lead a fast paced team for our store in  Wayne, NJ.  Capezio® offers a competitive salary and other associate benefits.

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Minimum 1 year retail management experience, please do NOT apply if you do not have management experience.
  • Dance experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • Leadership qualities
  • Strong computer skills; knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Strong selling strategies
  • Ability to manage/train staff members
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including days, evenings, weekends and certain holidays.
  • Ability to work a minimum of two weekend shifts per fiscal month.
  • Ability to work a minimum of two opening shifts and two closing shifts per calendar week.
  • Must have knowledge of basic math functions (adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing, and calculating percentages).

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the Company’s policies and applicable laws. Including but not limited to:
  • Planning, assigning and directing work
  • Appraising performance
  • Coaching and disciplining employees

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Standing and Walking
  • Lifting
  • Climbing ladders
  • Visual Activity (Sufficient to locate merchandise and distinguish denominations of currency)
  • Stooping and Bending

LOCATION:

  • Wayne, NJ               

If you like working with great people, and helping everyone find the dancer within, please apply by email to [email protected] for consideration. EOE
Please use the subject – Assistant Manager Position- Capezio Wayne.


 



FULL-TIME KEY HOLDER

 

Capezio®, the leading dance specialty retailer, is searching for a fun, energetic, part-time 3rd level management team member (Keyholder) to be part of a fast paced team for our Wayne, NJ location.  Capezio® offers competitive pay and other associate benefits.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Some retail experience as a key holder
  • Flexible work schedule (including nights and weekends)  
  • Strong communication skills
  • Detail oriented
  • A general interest in the dance industry
  • Ability to work a minimum of two weekend shifts per month
  • Ability to work a minimum of two opening shifts and two closing shifts per week
  • Must have knowledge of basic math functions (adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing, and calculating percentages)

 LOCATION:

  • Wayne, NJ

If you like working with great people, and helping everyone find the dancer within, please apply by email to [email protected]  for consideration. EOE
Please use the subject – Capezio Wayne – Full Time Key Holder.


 



PART-TIME SALES ASSOCIATE

 

Capezio®, the leading dance specialty retailer is searching for a Part-Time Sales Associate to be part of our fast paced team in Dallas, TX.  Capezio® offers competitive pay and other associate benefits.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • This is a year-round position with an immediate start date
  • Flexible work schedule (including nights and weekends)
  • Strong communication skills
  • Some retail experience
  • Detail oriented
  • A general interest in the dance industry

 LOCATION:

  • Dallas, TX

If you like working with great people, and helping everyone find the dancer within, please apply by email to [email protected]  for consideration. EOE
Please use the subject – Capezio Dallas – Part Time Sales.