Job Description

FULL TIME HELP WANTED IN THE EBAY STORE DEPARTMENT AT MIDTOWN COMICS HQ IN NEW HYDE PARK, LONG ISLAND!

The ebay store manager is responsible for maintaining all aspects of an active Premium eBay Store. This includes creating up to 500 auctions each month and controlling a fixed price listing inventory of up to 1000 items.

Responsibilities:

  • Lists new auctions every Wednesday, and consistently lists fixed items.
  • Provides all content for listings by photographing items and editing them to adhere to eBay regulations. 
  • Constantly evaluates the inventory for items to list and re-list, as well as adjust prices as necessary.
  • Prepares sold items for shipment and in store pickup, this is not limited to eBay and may include other sold items.
  • Controls and maintains fixed and auction inventory, regularly assesses inventory, and memorizes where the items are.
  • Reserves incentive comic books from the main website inventory to list as auctions on eBay.
  • Answers all correspondence regarding eBay store; including, but not limited to, customer inquiries, returns, refunds, complaints, and feedback issues.
  • Also responsible for filtering correspondence that comes into the WeBuy email account; these are emails from customers looking to sell comics and collectibles to us.

Skills Required:

  • Experience in running a high traffic eBay store.
  • Experience in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook).
  • High level customer service skills.
  • Heavy knowledge of comics, toys, statues, collectibles, and pop culture.
  • Knowledge of current industry trends (upcoming movies/comic book storylines).
  • The ability to capitalize on these trends at the proper time with corresponding items.

Please email your resume and cover letter to: jobs@midtowncomics.com with subject line “Online                                                                               Specialist Job”

FULL TIME HELP WANTED IN THE PURCHASING DEPARTMENT AT MIDTOWN COMICS WAREHOUSE IN NEW HYDE PARK, LONG ISLAND.

Who wants to join the mighty Midtown Comics team in New Hyde Park? We are currently looking for a Full Time Buyer’s Assistant for our Purchasing Department. Could that person be you? Read on to see if you are qualified!

Responsibilities:

  • Negotiate purchasing agreements with suppliers.
  • Foster open dialogue with vendors, internal departments, and field operations.
  • Make informed purchasing suggestions by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends.
  • Oversee all phases of inventory movements, including ordering, re-ordering, and transfers.
  • Maintain inventory according to stated levels.
  • Create and implement new processes to reduce inventory and waste.
  • Ensure purchasing information is updated across multiple vendors- pricing, unit of purchase, etc.
  • Monitor shipments to ensure that goods come in on time and trace undelivered goods. File necessary reports for any goods that arrive as damages or in the incorrect quantities.
  • Identify and cultivate new trends and product lines in the market place.
  • Perform other duties as required.

Skills Required:

  • Relevant experience in purchasing, inventory, and cost reduction systems and methods.
  • Superior organization, attention to detail, and analytical skills with strong emphasis in workload prioritization.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, communicating frequently and effectively.
  • Able to work independently on assigned activities or as part of a structured team as required.
  • Must demonstrate and maintain an extremely high regard for confidential and sensitive information.
  • Ability to simplify and communicate complex data and information.
  • Demonstrated calculating and budget planning skills.
  • Highly skilled in Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint.

Knowledge & experience:

  • Must know the Toy & Pop Culture Related Merchandise Industry.
  • 1-2 years of relevant experience.

Please email your resume and cover letter to: jobs@midtowncomics.com with subject line “Buyer’s Assistant Job”

Graphic Designer

Job Description

FULL TIME HELP WANTED IN THE GRAPHIC DESIGN DEPARTMENT AT MIDTOWN COMICS WAREHOUSE IN NEW HYDE PARK, LONG ISLAND!

We are seeking a Graphic Designer that can create visual concepts, to communicate ideas that inspire, inform, or captivate consumers. She/he develops the overall layout and production design for advertisements, newsletters, signs, and corporate reports.

Job Duties:

  • Work with Graphic Design team to determine the scope of a project
  • Advise team members on strategies to reach a particular audience
  • Determine the message the design should portray
  • Create images that identify a product or convey a message
  • Develop graphics for product illustrations, logos, and websites
  • Present the design to the art director
  • Incorporate changes recommended by the clients into the final design
  • Review designs for errors before printing or publishing them

The candidate must have 1-2 years of Graphic Design experience and ability to work well with others.

Skills:

HTML, CSS, Graphic Design, Adobe CS6, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Illustrator, Photography, Retouching, Acrobat, Image Ready, Mailchimp, PC, Microsoft Office, Power Point presentations, knowledge of designing/printing in 4 color process as well as Pantone spot colors. Custom UI a plus

Schedule hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Please send your resume and a cover letter over to jobs@midtowncomics.com

Job Type: Full-Time

Who wants to join the mighty Midtown Comics team in New Hyde Park?  We are currently looking for someone to fill a Full-Time position in the Customer Service department. Could that person be you?  Read on to see if you are qualified!

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