Careers

KOIO is a luxury leather accessories startup based in New York City. In 2015, the brand launched with its first product line, a high-end minimalist sneaker. Within the first year, Koio was featured in Esquire (“the coolest sneakers of 2015”), GQ, Vogue, InStyle and many others. At the core of KOIO lies the conviction that we want to offer the most beautifully crafted products in an authentic way. To us, luxury manifests itself in the way we select materials, craft our products, and interact with customers. Our vision is for KOIO to be the friendliest luxury brand you’ll ever interact with.

Editorial & Content Manager

The Editorial & Content Manager will be responsible for Koio’s content marketing strategy and execution across all marketing channels. This hands-on and highly dynamic role will tell the Koio story, through creating compelling and engaging content that speaks to our community

Responsibilities

  • Develops and executes on a cohesive branded content strategy to support key company initiatives, product launches, and collaborations.
  • Manages production and timely delivery of creative content (including imagery, copy, video, etc), working alongside freelance photographers and videographers.
  • Leads social media content creation with an emphasis on storytelling, engagement, and brand messaging.
  • Manages the publication of content across channels (social media, website, etc).
  • Abilities and Experience

  • 2-4 years editorial & content experience for a consumer/lifestyle brand or media publication (in-house, agency, or freelance).
  • Strong visual point of view.
  • Exceptional storytelling skills.
  • Excellent project management skills, attention to detail, and the ability to stay cool in fast-paced situations.
  • A hands-on approach and ability to personally execute.
  • A passion for the social media landscape and how brands operate effectively within it.
  • High degree of Intellectual curiosity to keep up with the latest marketing trends.
  • Obsession with how direct to consumer brands target, acquire, and retain customers.
  • A "doer" who gets things done!
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite a plus.
  • This position is full-time.

    Email your resume to josh@koiocollective.com to apply!

    SENIOR FOOTWEAR AND ACCESSORIES DESIGNER

    Responsibilities

  • Lead collection design
  • Stay up to date on materials and trends
  • Prototype design ideas with our manufacturer in Italy

  • Abilities and Experience

  • Several years experience in footwear and accessories design
  • Top proficiency in Adobe Illustrator
  • Knowledge of materials
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Italian language proficiency, an advantage
  • This position is full-time.

    Email your resume to johannes@koiocollective.com to apply!

     

    SENIOR STORE ASSOCIATE

    Responsibilities

  • Deliver an awe-inspiring customer experience to customers
  • Oversee the store during scheduled shift
  • Ensure merchandise is well stocked, correctly tagged, and properly faced
  • Create and fulfill orders, both for in-store purchases and online requests
  • Stay on top of inventory demands and customer requests
  • Communicate with KOIO team daily about sales goals, store issues, and ideas
  • Learn about the products in order to best assist customers
  • Assist with setup and execution of events

  • Abilities and Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Sales experience at fashion/footwear high-end retailer
  • Knowledge of customer service principles and processes
  • Knowledge of sales principles including conversion and upsell
  • High level of ownership and responsibility
  • Eagerness to learn and grow with Koio
  • Driven: High energy; a need to accomplish the task at hand
  • Confident: Believing in own abilities and able to handle rejection
  • Outgoing: Projecting a great first impression and energized by social interaction
  • Assertive: Effectively controlling interactions and not caving in easily
  • Funny: Engaging customer emotions; likable and memorable
  • Structured: Leading customer through the sales process
  • Relational: Sincerely caring about the person, not just the sale
  • Results Focused: Not getting sidetracked
  • This position is part-time on weekdays with hourly based wages and potential for full-time opportunities for truly exceptional associates.

    Email your resume to johannes@koiocollective.com to apply!

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