June 2016 archive

We’re hiring!

T&J Designs is looking for a Social Media Assistant!



The position will entail assisting Jen with a variety of tasks regarding merchandising, social media and website information. The person must be motivated, open to all tasks, interested in learning from a growing entrepreneurial company and love jewelry!  The main focus would be managing our @tandjdesigns instagram and creating sales and conversions onto the site.

Duties include:

  • updating the T&J Designs instagram and Facebook page several times a day and interacting with our customers;
  • planning every week carefully for all imaging to post and sales to run for social media
  • assisting in duties for uploading, inventory management, site updates, and entering orders into our back end website
  • helping our wholesale team whenever possible
  • detailed order input for social media orders
  • reaching out to key influencers to partner with T&J Designs
  • keeping up to date on twitter and blogger interactions
  • researching new bloggers/ig accounts to collaborate with
  • visually merchandising the office and tagging merchandise when needed
  • organizing inspirational items
  • recapping weekly/monthly reports for Tiff and Jen
  • photography for Instagram (if photography is a skill)
  • photography for Jen for social media
  • keeping up with marketing and product information on website
  • willing to help with all tasks when needed
  • updating inventory sheets
  • travel 2-4 times a year for wholesale shows (depending on the selling capabilities of the individual)
  • attending fashion events at night depending on schedule


Applicants should be motivated, excited to work in fashion and accessories, open to meeting new people and love to sell. Punctual, organized, strong work value and interested in growing with us is highly valued. We value someone who really understands working for a small business and that it isn’t a standard 9-5 job.

  • Strong excel and writing skills
  • Experienced in social media, blogging experience highly appreciated
  • Live in Chicago
  • Highly organized
  • Multi-tasker and open to any task
  • Creative in visually merchandising items
  • Strong work ethic
  • Must understand retail math
  • Photography interest or experience a plus

To Apply

Email your cover letter and resume to jennifer@tandjdesigns.com with the subject line:  ASSISTANT POSITION

Design a Tee Contest


If you’re familiar with our clothing line at T&J Designs, you know we love graphic t-shirts! This time we are letting YOU be the designer. Enter our “Design a Tee Contest” with your ideas for our next t-shirt saying. We will choose the top 3 sayings, design them and have everyone vote on their favorite. One lucky winner will receive their design that will be printed and sold on the site, as well as a $100 credit to T&J Designs. Check out the details, see some of our already best-selling shirts below for inspiration and be sure to enter HERE!