Modern Clothing, Sustainably Made

Help Wanted & Career Opportunities

Do you love fashion? We’d like to speak with you!

Fashion Careers: Current Opportunities

Retail Salesperson

Laura Tanzer LLC is a Tucson-based woman-owned small business designing, manufacturing and selling women’s clothing. We have an immediate need for a retail salesperson in our studio/showroom/atelier in downtown Tucson.  This is a part-time contractor position that entails:

  • Get customers into the showroom – update sidewalk sign, merchandise the window and mannequins
  • Engage customers, explain our brand focus on natural fibers, sustainable production, perfect fit, local production
  • Sell our designs off-the-rack and bespoke/made-to-order
  • Get visitors to join the mailing list, sign the guestbook, or write a review online (Facebook, Yelp, Foursquare, Google)

Ideal candidate is professional, reliable, outgoing, and is able to help shoppers find that perfect addition to their wardrobe!  Excellent verbal and written communication skills, ability generate sales revenue.  Part-time contractor compensation is hourly plus bonus/commission on clothing sold by you.

Our location is in Downtown Tucson in the Historic Train Depot.

For consideration, please email resume and cover letter to mike [at] lauratanzerdesigns [dot com]

Business Development – Outbound Telesales

Laura Tanzer LLC is a Tucson-based woman-owned small business designing, manufacturing and selling women’s clothing. We have an immediate need for a business-to-business outbound telesales contractor.  This business development position is a key role which entails:

  • Calling and emailing women’s clothing boutiques nationwide in order to secure Trunk Shows
  • Collect feedback and input critical information from the boutiques into spreadsheet
  • Develop relationships and secure commitments to hold a Trunk Show at boutiques
  • Follow-up calls and emails

Ideal candidate is mature, reliable, has a great phone voice and presence, and is able to build a relationship with business owners and close sales in our target market.  Must love building new relationships! Excellent verbal and written communication skills, ability to take direction and run-with-it to quickly generate sales revenue.  Part-time contractor compensation is hourly plus bonus/commission on Trunk Show agreements and clothing orders sold by you.

Our location is in Downtown Tucson in the Historic Train Depot. You will be able to perform certain functions from another location if desired. Successful candidate may be chosen for permanent Sales position.

For consideration, please email resume and cover letter to mike [at] lauratanzerdesigns [dot com]

 

Experienced Sewing Technicians Needed

Juki, Bernina, Brother, Singer!  If these brands are part of your vocabulary, we would like to meet you!  Our growing business seeks talented sewing technicians! This is part time work that may lead to full time, based on skills, and quality of work.

We take great pride in our small-format production of high quality custom garments.

Clean, friendly environment!

The ideal candidate will have the following qualities:

  • Experience sewing with fine fabrics (Silks, Linens, Fine Cottons, Brocades)
  • Willing to learn, and share, new sewing techniques
  • Be productive, reliable, and responsible
  • Work effectively with a small team
  • Follow directions, patterns, and specifications
  • Speak and read in English
  • Maintain an organized and clean workspace
  • Have a positive attitude
  • Treat others with courtesy and respect

Experience working with fine fabrics and silks is ideal, however we can train the right candidate.

Part time contract position, with good growth potential.

Days/times to be determined upon hire — flexibility is important

Near public transportation in downtown Tucson (Historic Train Depot)

For consideration, please email resume and cover letter to laura [at] lauratanzerdesigns [dot com]

Internship Opportunities

Internships are available in Retail Management, Sales, Marketing, and Sewing/Manufacturing areas!