Small Dog Job Openings

Come work with us!

Love Macs? Have a passion for great customer service and want to share that with others? We're a leading Apple Specialist that shares our passion for technology by providing the most personable, dependable, and complete Apple experience available. Our triple bottom line mission is central to everything we do.

We have three retail locations in Vermont and have expanded to Key West Florida. Come be a part of our dynamic team!


CURRENT LISTINGS:

Rutland, Vermont Openings

Retail Sales Associate

Location: Rutland, VT
Status: Hourly, Part-Time
Reports to: Retail Store Manager

BASIC DESCRIPTION:

We're seeking a friendly, dynamic Apple enthusiast to join our retail and phone sales staff. Availablitity on weekends is required for this position.

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

A fierce commitment to customer service, knowledge of and passion for Apple products, an understanding of the digital lifestyle, and keen attention to detail.

Strong writing skills are a must as we use email to correspond with customers daily, and Saturday availability and a flexible schedule are necessary.

All employees of Small Dog Electronics are expected to submit weekly reports on how their week has gone and what they have accomplished, to become and Apple Product Professional and to complete one day of community service per calendar year.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Managing workflow in a fast-paced retail environment, which also includes a full-service call center
  • Email correspondence and follow-up with customers
  • Article contributions to our monthly retail newsletter and blog
  • Providing the best customer service experience before, during and after the sale to strengthen customer loyalty we aim to be "always by your side"
  • Assisting customers over the phone with both questions on products and finalizing sales

To apply, please email resume and cover letter to Email jobs. No calls please.


Waitsfield, Vermont HQ Openings

Bookkeeper

Location: Waitsfield, VT
Status: Part-Time, 16/hr/week
Reports to: General Manager, CFO & CEO

BASIC DESCRIPTION:

We're seeking a motivated and organized Bookkeeper to join us in our headquarters in Waitsfield.

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

A successful candidate should have knowledge or experience in Accounting methods, controls, reconciliations, procedures. Prior experience with bookkeeping software, accounting training or experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Primary requirements of this position include entering vouchers for accounts payable, and managing accounts receivable.
  • Some general ledger and account reconciliation work from time to time.
  • Weekend availability a must for training purposes until comfortable with the position/tasks.
  • Requires use of excellent time management, multi-tasking, deductive reasoning, strong verbal and good written communication skills.

To apply, please email resume and cover letter to Email jobs. No calls please.


Marketing/Design Manager

Location: Waitsfield, VT
Status: Full-Time, approximately 40/hr/week

DESCRIPTION:

Leading Apple Specialist seeks a dynamic, well-organized content creator to help implement and design its outreach and marketing initiatives.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Responsibilities include copy writing, graphic design for web and print, web page management, special offer marketing, and sales support. Job requirements include knowledge of HTML, CSS, graphic design for print (including national magazines), copy-writing ability and experience.
  • Must be willing to take initiative, work under a deadline, and work independently. Apple knowledge and/or interest is essential for this position. Position is based in Waitsfield, Vermont.
  • Graphic Design
    For Print
    • Newspapers, Magazines
    • In store-marketing materials, such as posters, vinyl banners, biz cards, tee-shirts, hand-outs.
    • Flyers relating to iPod battery installation, return policy, etc.
    • Rarely, for SDE-brand packaging.
    For Web
    • Web banners - must be updated monthly (at least), takes about a full day - day and half. Task includes disseminating the new specials/banners to our advertising partners.
    • For Smalldog.com - including creating graphics for daily specials, category header specials, for the blog, and whenever new web-pages (Smalldog.com/classes) need to be created.
    Writing and Researching
    • Copy-writing for posters, newspaper/magazine ads. Occasionally for product description and hand-outs.
    • For Kibbles & Bytes, Tech Tails, and Blog (Kibbles & Bytes and Blog being most important - blog daily, more or less) Over 75,000 readers for these newsletters.
    • Rarely, writing ads for broadcast.

    NOTE: A very important aspect of this writing is researching. Staying up to date with Mac trends, and being able to research useful information for our readers/subscribers.

    A true product expert.
    Web Design
    • Webpage building skills including HTML and basic understanding of CSS.
    • Ability to quickly make a new web-page on an as-needed basis - for example, Smalldog.com/thomhartmann.
    Create/Manage Specials
    • For our newsletters (95% of the time these offers are also listed on Smalldog.com)
    • For sites we advertise on: Hot Deals, Dealmac, TidBITs, etc.
    • Linked specials through web-banners.
    • For AdWords.
    • Rarely, for special events.
    PR

    Writing press briefs and maintaining relationships with local and national writers.

    Provide support for web/phone/retail sales as needed Social Media
    • Knowledge of Twitter
    • Knowledge of Facebook
    • Knowledge of Instagram
    • An ability to successfully maintain, update and promote the social media pages for Small Dog Electronics.

    To apply, please email resume and cover letter to Email jobs. No calls please.

    Small Dog Electronics is a smoke-free company.

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