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Do you love local and handmade goods?

Are you an advocate for the arts?

Are you passionate about building our community?

Then we would love you to join our team!

Click here to apply today. In order to submit your application securely, you will be asked to sign into your own Google account to submit the form. 


About us:

ShopCraft is a Buffalo gallery and gift shop featuring 100% Buffalo artisans. We are located in the heart of the Elmwood Village in Buffalo, NY. Our artisans represent a wide array of handmade gifts and art. 

 ShopCraft is hiring a part-time Creative Associate that has the potential for full-time hours during the holiday season. This position requires availability on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays, including evenings. 

Essential Functions & Responsibilities:

  • Display a warm, welcoming, attentive demeanor towards customers.
  • Learn about each artist and their products, including how they are made/designed, and be able to relay that information to customers.
  • Assist customers and recommend the best products for their needs.
  • Complete payment transactions and maintain customer contact info and custom request tracking.
  • Handle merchandising and display work throughout the store.
  • Monitor and audit stock levels while restocking the store as needed.
  • Receive and label new inventory.
  • Maintain tidiness and cleanliness of the store throughout the day and before opening/after closing.
  • Monitor and fulfill online orders, including shipping.

Education & Experience:

  • 2+ years of retail experience.
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience using Square preferred or a basic understanding of POS systems.
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize customer needs.

Pay & Requirements:

  • Pay will start at $15 per hour.
  • Candidates must have availability on Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday, including evenings. 


Interested candidates may apply online here or in-person by submitting a resume and optional cover letter.

ShopCraft is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer