Design Assistant

Pleiades Designs - Lafayette, CO (30+ days ago)

Design Assistant

Pleiades Designs - Lafayette CO

What we are looking for:

Design Assistant

Who we are:

Pleiades Designs is a Colorado based e-commerce children's fashion startup.

We create truly unique handmade dresses made in limited batches from the finest textiles; heirloom pieces that are beautiful enough to hang on the wall — not just in a closet. Our dresses are sold exclusively through our e-commerce website to customers around the world. You can find more about us on our website and instagram @pleiades_designs.

We are looking for a Design Assistant to work in our studio, in a highly creative and ever changing environment, to help fulfill orders, interface with seamstresses, and keep our inventory stocked so we can continue to operate smoothly and grow as a company.

Who you are:

You are someone who is incredibly detail oriented, creative at heart and love being in a fast paced environment. You are not easily overwhelmed by challenges and have strong problem solving skills. You contribute to our team by providing unique solutions, researching ways to make the working environment better and you love working with an inspirational and high-achieving team. You have fun at work, but take your job seriously.


  • Fulfilling orders with precise attention to detail.
  • Optimizing shipping and e-commerce applications such as Ship Station and Shopify.
  • Organizing and tracking inventory daily as it changes.
  • Quality control master. Checking each and every piece that comes into and leaves our studio. Pleiades has a reputation for perfection, and we expect you to help us maintain that reputation with excellence.
  • Constantly research ways to make our inventory tracking and order tracking more streamlined and state of the art to reduce error. Our goal is 0% shipping and fulfillment errors.
  • Creatively problem solve as problems arise day to day.
  • Communicate clearly with the team and be proactive.
  • Use your knowledge of textiles and design to provide inputs into sample creations, new designs and improve on our current designs.


  • Must have your own computer with access to Excel or, Apple equivalent, Numbers.
  • Strong written communication skills .
  • College degree or equivalent
  • 1-3 years experience with order fulfillment/e-commerce and/or retail order fulfilling
  • Proficient in Google Drive, Google Sheets and Google Documents.
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills.


$13-15/hr depending on experience // Part-Time (up to 30 hours/week)

*Please submit your cover letter and resume. Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $14.00 to $17.00 /hour