First City Art Center is looking for a Ceramics Supply Manager (CSM) who wants to work in a fast-paced, exciting, and growing non-profit arts organization. This is a salaried, year-round position that oversees existing ceramics supply distributorships and is responsible for the growth of retail business. CSM coordinates with the Ceramics Studio Manager to maintain inventory of glaze materials, clay, tools, and supplies for the FCAC ceramics studio classes. Supports admin office operations as the primary salesperson for ceramics supplies, in addition to answering phones, registering students and processing payment for classes and other supporting tasks. CSM makes frequent deliveries off-site and supports other campus functions such as fundraising event preparation, clean up, and overall facility maintenance. This position also has the opportunity to teach ceramics classes for children and adults, and will be responsible for participating in outreach that may involve demonstrating and engaging in hands-on clay work with a variety of ages and abilities. We need someone who is energetic and self-motivated with a proven history of high performance to support the Managing Director, Creative Director, and staff in Pensacola, FL.
This position requires outstanding planning, time management, and organizational skills. Reliability, responsibility, and the ability to multi-task is critical. The successful candidate will have a positive attitude and exceptional customer service skills. A good sense of humor is helpful, as is the ability to be flexible and change direction at a moment’s notice. The ability to work successfully in a team environment and build effective working relationships inside and outside the staff is essential. This includes building relationships with new and repeat customers and growing the retail business.