Available Positions

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Both available roles are independent contract-based, temp positions as we are not currently offering any positions for employment.

Marketing & Inventory Assistant

The Marketing & Inventory Assistant will aid in management of content, email and social media platforms for Lake Effect Co in order to keep consistent online presence and carefully on-brand engagement with key influencers and customers. Assistant will also help track inventory, process orders, and setup/takedown for events.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Inventory: Twice weekly fulfillment of orders (package and ship).

  • Inventory: Develop system for monitoring inventory for tracking/re-orders and monitor/fulfill any back-ordered items when inventory becomes available.

  • IG: Identification of on-brand influencers and accounts to work with, tracked in influencer spreadsheet and suggestions of how we could work with them.

  • IG: 5 minutes per day following our outlined engagement strategy for liking/commenting/exploring relevant content

  • IG/FB: Identifying user generated content (images or copy) for potential re-sharing or blog-writing request

  • Outlining potential social and email promotions/campaigns, copy, and graphics.

  • PIN: Creating Pinterest Graphics for all new content on the blog and pinning to the correct and relevant pinterest group boards. All pinterest graphics MUST follow LEco strategy for naming and creating ALT tags for content

  • BLOG: Creating quotes to add into current blog posts to create more traffic to individual blog posts

  • PIN: Pinning content to our boards based on the strategy

  • PIN: 5 minutes a day liking and repinning relevant content

  • Searching for new boards that would be perfect for Lake Effect Co (using pingroupie.com and our facebook group) and reaching out to the owners of the boards to get the our boards featured on their boards.


  • The expectation is a biweekly report explaining the growth/updates from social media and the strategies implemented as well as key trends in merchandise and sales.


  • Interest or proficiency in Canva or other graphics or editing program

  • Some knowledge, experience or interest in retail/merchandising

  • Driver’s license and access to car

If interested, please send introduction, resumé, links to social media accounts, and availability to Katherine, jumpin@lakeeffectco.com with Subj: MARKETING ASSISTANT SPRING 2018

Sales & Market Associate 

Lake Effect Co. is seeking someone to help drive sales at markets and pop-up shops. The hours, locations, and tasks will vary, but may require evenings, mornings, weekends, travel, etc. 

Ideally you're passionate about lake living, retail, sales, inventory management, and PEOPLE. You'll spend some time working shows with us first before taking on shows/events on your own. 

Your primary responsibilities will be to setup/takedown booth, drive sales, perform transactions, track/display inventory, and provide an excellent experience with customers. 

We're also open to hiring multiple people by state/region, so if you're in one of the locations below, please don't hesitate to reach out.

Immediate dates/locations include:

  • Detroit, MI March 1-4
  • Madison, WI March 9-11
  • Grand Rapids, MI March 23-25

If interested, please send introduction, resumé, links to social media accounts, and availability to Katherine, jumpin@lakeeffectco.com with Subj: SALES & MARKET ASSISTANT 2018