Employment Opportunities

We are a tight-knit local loving family over here at The Local Space and we like to make sure that we are only adding the best of the best to our family. Customer Service is our number one priority and retail experience is preferred. All positions do require knowledge of local brands, already being familiar with The Local Space and being active on social media (you need to be comfortable showing your face on our Insta-Stories including doing try on sessions and talking to our followers).

All staff receive a discount of 20% off in store, commission (in the form of a gift card), annual raises, sick day rewards, paid birthday off, paid day to give back to the community and more. We truly believe that we are not successful without staff, so we know how important it is to make them feel appreciated.

Below we have outlined the positions that we current have available (or coming available):

Langley Location

Marketing Manager- We are looking for a full-time Marketing Manager to join our team in 2021 (possibly earlier if we find the perfect candidate). The candidate for the position must have previous marketing and merchandising experience (and/or education) and a love for shopping local. The position will be based out of Langley but will require weekly visits to other locations, a vehicle is required for this position. The candidate must understand our sassy personality and be able to put it forward through our marketing efforts.

Duties include (but not limited to): Merchandising stores; Planning and decorating stores for retail holidays; Graphic design; Planning and executing successful digital marketing campaigns via our social media channels and e-mail marketing; Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest Management; Photography; Reaching out to Influencers and Managing relationships with them; Planning and executing in store events; Website Management (Shopify); etc.

Compensation: $35,000 per year + Two Weeks Vacation + Kms Paid + Paid Day off on Birthday + 20% off in store + Optional Benefits Package + Paid Day off for Volunteering + Opportunities to Grow as we Grow

Schedule: 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday (but this is flexible). Please keep in mind every once and a while there may be an event on a weekend or an evening shopping night that you will be required at.

If you are interested in this position please e-mail megan@thelocalspace.ca with your resume, you past experience and education, examples of past work and a sample of graphic design that you made for The Local Space - it could be for whatever you want: shopping night, Black Friday, advent calendar, etc. We want to see that you understand our brand and branding. In addition to this, please provide a short paragraph explaining why you think you would be a perfect fit for our Local Space FamJam!

 

Chilliwack Location

 

Currently no positions available for Chilliwack at this time