Primitives By Kathy is the #1 wholesaler of "present day primitives" to nationwide retail stores. With a focus on creative design, ahead-of-the-market product innovation, and international sourcing, the company currently offers over 5,000 unique home décor and gift items to more than 10,000 worldwide customers. From headquarters in Lancaster, PA, the company connects with customers through its 509 page catalog, website, tradeshows, and permanent showrooms in GA and TX.
Our vision is to fill homes with smiles one customer, one room, one primitive at a time! We strive to remain the best in present day primitives.
We are growing quickly and are eager to expand our team with motivated individuals who have a track record of success. As a member of the PBK Team, your role will be challenging and rewarding. In return for your energy and commitment to PBK, our values are reflected in our relationship with our greatest asset (YOU):
- There is a great future in PBK
- YOU have a great future at PBK
- People are our greatest asset
- We provide a safe and secure workplace
- We recognize that creativity and innovation drive sales
- Smart growth, financial strength and excellence is paramount
- WOW products and service is the only way to succeed
Consider becoming a dynamic member of the PBK team in one of the following departments:
Inside Sales/Customer Care
Key Account Sales|
- IT Specialist
We are growing quickly and eager to expand our team with motivated individuals who have a track record of success. As a member of our Information Technology Team, your role will be challenging and rewarding. You will be the primary contact with our inside customers, providing WOW service and helpful IT assistance as we work to enable Primitives to be the market leader. On this fast paced team, you will become familiar with all parts of our business and have opportunities to grow and develop. As the IT Specialist, you will represent IT to other departments in the company. You will enjoy competitive pay and benefits with bonus potential.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include maintenance of user accounts, basic network troubleshooting, Software troubleshooting & maintenance, consulting with outside vendors, streamlining workflow for internal customers, PC refreshing, maintaining and updating IT processes, and being on call 24/7 as needed. Successful candidates will have a college degree in a related field. A HS graduate with 3-5 years professional IT experience will be considered. Previous Help Desk experience including work with peripherals, proficiency in MS Office, MS Operating Systems, Active Directory, Exchange, and Access is required. Experience with Call Center applications, SQL databases and Visual Basic is preferred. Basic networking skills (proficient with network protocols, addressing schemes, hardware, cabling) is needed. IT certifications preferred but not required. Qualified candidates may forward resume with salary requirement to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Graphic Designer
Primitives by Kathy is the #1 wholesaler of giftware and home decor to nationwide retail stores. We are growing quickly and are eager to expand our team with individuals who have a track record of success. As a member of our Creative Services Team, your role will be challenging and rewarding! You will be involved in all aspects of the product development process from design and concept development to production and finished product execution.
Successful candidates will have knowledge of file structure and the ability to build files for overseas production, the ability to work on a PC platform, a solid understanding of design principles, excellent visual design skills and superior technical know-how as well as the ability to develop new approaches/solutions to complex design problems in a fast paced environment. A four year Degree in Graphic Design with 2+ years of related experience and advanced skill level in Adobe Creative Suite and Bridge is required. Qualified candidates may forward a resume, salary requirement, and links to samples of your work to email@example.com.
- Inside Sales Representative
Primitives By Kathy is the #1 wholesaler of "present day primitives" to nationwide retail stores. We are growing quickly and are eager to expand our team with motivated individuals who have a track record of success. As a member of our Inside Sales Team, your role will be challenging and rewarding. You will be the primary contact with our customers, providing WOW service and helpful sales assistance as we work to earn their business and a lifetime relationship.
Successful candidates will be energized, polished professionals with exemplary sales experience and customer service skills. Proficiency in MS Office and Excel and a background in an inbound/outbound sales oriented Call Center environment required. You will enjoy competitive pay and benefits. Ability to travel to tradeshows is a must. If you have the requisite skills and want to join the industry leader in wholesale gifts and home decor, please email your resume with salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org.
VP of Sales
Primitives by Kathy is the #1 wholesaler of giftware and home décor to nationwide retail stores. We are growing quickly and are eager to expand our team with individuals who have a track record of success. We are in search of a dynamic, results oriented leader to develop and enhance existing multiple revenue streams and create new opportunities. Successful candidate will have demonstrated track record in sales growth, promotions, leadership and sustained profitability. Bachelor's degree in Sales, Marketing, Business or Communications preferred as well as 10 years' experience in giftware/home décor or related industry with 5 years in a senior management position. Qualified candidates may forward resume to Lancaster, PA based firm at email@example.com.
To apply for a position, please forward your resume, salary requirement and a cover letter outlining your track record of success to firstname.lastname@example.org. Employment is contingent upon satisfactory completion of post offer reference check, drug screen, criminal background check, credit check and motor vehicle check.