Studio Assistant

KDI Design, Inc.
Job Description
Job Title: Studio Assistant
Reports to: Director of Operations

KDI is a commercial furniture dealership & interiors firm, servicing the Chicagoland area & across country, offering the services & products of an efficient, streamlined, dealership centered around the client’s experience. At KDI we have a strong commitment to our clients, community & our employees. Honesty, integrity & professionalism are our cornerstones & we are seeking a driven individual to join our growing team. If you are looking to grow your career & join a talented group of professionals that are motivated by exceeding expectations, look no further.

    o Maintain order at front desk: answer phone calls, answer door, sign for all incoming packages & distribute
    o Maintain order of studio: organize and pick up studio as needed
    o Kitchen maintenance, stock conference room supplies
    o Manage supply orders (office supplies, breakroom supplies)
    o Organize company outings, and bonding experiences thru internal survey
    o Manage and coordinate travel
    o Manage social media presence
    o Manage newsletter (both internally and externally) and draft blog
    o Manage and maintain IT (both internally and coordinate with outsourced IT company), software and equipment
    o Maintain ACT! Database with client/vendor information
    o Maintain and update company accounts and memberships with local chambers, WBE
    o Create and distribute meeting minutes
    o Perform employee onboarding and offboarding
    o Demonstrate thorough knowledge of, compliance with, and assist with maintaining KDI procedures and     standards

    • Bachelor’s degree
    • 3 years’ experience
    • Demonstrate a proactive approach, professionalism, confidence & poise
    • Strong organizational skills
    • Manage sensitive and sometimes confidential information
    • Ability to conform to shifting priorities, demands & timelines
    • Persuasive, encouraging, & motivating
    • Strong written & oral communication skills
    • Ability to effectively prioritize & execute tasks in a high-pressure environment

This description reflects the core activities of the role but is not intended to be all-inclusive.

    • Internet portal to employee HR information
    • 401k savings & investment
    • Healthcare, dental, vision programs
    • Mail service pharmacy
    • Synergy partners credit union
    • Short-term & long-term disability
    • Life insurance ($25,000 employer-paid)
    • Flexible benefit plans (pre-tax benefit plans)
        o Medical expense reimbursement
        o Dependent care expense reimbursement
        o Commuter expense reimbursement
        o 529c bright directions college savings plan
        o Employee assistance program
    • Company outings
        o Volunteering at Casa Kane County (yearly)
        o KDI for a Kure breast cancer event (yearly)
        o Vendor hosted events
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