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We began as two siblings-turned-co-founders, but we're always seeking driven individuals to join our team to help us reach the next milestone. We have big dreams. Are you the one who can help us reach them?

Press Relationship Manager - Part Time (Virtual)

About Us:

Consumers love our products -- it's now time to show the media why that is. Modi Toys has grown organically through word-of-mouth since launching in August 2018, but the media is still mostly unaware of this emerging space for first-generation South Asian parents seeking to find innovative and simple ways to immerse their children into their culture. We want to change that. 

About You:

You can help us change that. If you are a self-starter looking to dive right in to a growing brand, and love to take ownership of projects from start to finish, then this role may be for you. If you love to tell stories and find unique ways to connect with people, then this role may be for you. If you're looking for a meaningful side hustle, then let's cut to the chase and see if you're right for this role.   

Job responsibilities:

  • Build lasting relationships with and pitch stories to reporters, producers, and editors

  • Actively seek out news stories relevant to Modi Toys' expertise and find story angles through which we can provide meaningful insight

  • Assist with day-to-day activities such as: media monitoring, writing, pitching, media relations within tight deadlines

  • Identify industry awards Modi Toys or its founders may be eligible for. Manage the application process.

  • Identify speaking opportunities for the co-founders across a wide range of events and podcasts (on topics ranging from South Asian culture, entrepreneurship, motherhood, toys, etc.)

  • Create all press materials including but not limited to, product fact sheets, press releases, media kits

  • Provide key insights into media trends, events, and holidays

  • Oversee and execute PR mailers and other deliverables
     

Pay: Commensurate with experience

Position requirements:

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in public relations, with strong media contacts. Bonus if in the children's industry and/or the South Asian market

  • BA/BS or similar college level education

  • Creative thinker; a "no" simply means try something a different way

  • Resourceful; as a startup, we're always forced to do more with less

  • Experience owning a PR strategy from concept to execution (in-house PR strategy, PR firm account leadership, or similar)

  • Experience working with journalists, with a proven track record of securing interview opportunities and placing stories

  • Extraordinary writing ability, with demonstrated creativity and attention to detail

  • Genuine interest in current events and the news, with a natural antenna for what’s newsworthy and what isn’t

 

Operations Manager - Full Time (Edison, NJ)

We are an e-commerce and a wholesale gift business that operates from NJ and ships to US and 40 other countries internationally. This is a great hands-on experience for those seeking an internship or entry level jobs since training will be provided.  This is an ideal position for candidates that are looking to grow in a position and a company that is growing with potential for global expansion.

Job responsibilities:

  • Tracking daily orders online from our site, Amazon, eBay and Instagram 

  • Creating shipping labels for new orders using appropriate platform

  • Preparing shipping boxes according to the order

  • Preparing manifests for shipments

  • Conducting inventory check as required

  • Coordinating printing and packaging jobs as needed for shipments

  • Assisting with marketing/advertising campaigns (both on social media as well as direct marketing at booths) as required

  • Handling customer service duties by following up on orders, issues and special requests

  • Resolving package delivery issues by coordinating with customers and delivery services (USPS, UPS, Canada Post, etc.)

  • Assisting with logistics and customs for new shipments arriving from China

  • If has technical skills, can also assist with additional site and app development projects

Pay: $15/hour

Position Requirements:

  • This position requires driving so your own car, and clean driving record is necessary. Drivers with their own car will be paid based on mileage traveled on company business. 

  • Comfortable using computers, internet and mobile applications

  • Has working knowledge of most commonly used programs like Word, Excel, PPT, PDF, etc.​

Graphic Designer - Full Time Consultant (3 Months)

About Us:

Imagine a role where you get to see your digital creations come to life, and have a direct impact on the trajectory of the brand. We are seeking a well-rounded Graphic Designer for a full time, 3 month contract assignment (ideally located in our Edison, NJ office but remote candidates are welcome to apply). In this role, you'll be an essential part of our mission to spark curiosity in children about their Indian roots. This position is ideal for an entry to mid-level graphic designer with an interest in Hindu theology and children's toys.

Pay: $10,000 for the full 3 months

 
What You'll Do:

  • Create emails designed to optimize open and click through rates

  • Design new products based on criteria provided

  • Design retail packaging for existing and upcoming products

  • Create graphics and animations for IG Stories and Posts based on criteria

  • Lead Website redesign and relaunch   

  • Design templates for pitch decks 


About You:
You have at least 2 years of experience in Digital Graphic Design and are knowledgeable of design best practices and current digital trends. You are highly detail-oriented and have an excellent sense of aesthetics, composition, typography, color sensibility.

  • Strong proficiency in design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign

  • Basic animation skills for gif creation

  • Excellent visual design skills with an understanding of UX

  • Understanding of Image manipulation and photo editing

  • After Effects and Photography are a plus 
     

Please email your resume and portfolio at admin@moditoys.com to be considered.

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