Careers

Secret Location is a destination concept store, an inspiring place of sartorial creativity and intellectual expression. The concept is based on founder Carey Hulshof’s global experiences and travels. Secret Location maintains a sense of escape, wonder and discovery through constant evolution and focus on delivering a unique high-quality experience.

Headquartered in Vancouver, Secret Location seeks top talent from around the world to join our passionate team. Available positions promise challenge, effort and benefit most those who think outside the box. Please review listings on this page for specific instructions. Please note that in accordance with Canadian labor law, all applicants must be qualified for an work/internship including residence permit. 

 

Content Creator + Ecommerce Photographer

We are seeking a part-time, well-organized Content Creator and Ecommerce Photographer who is passionate about photography, design, and fashion.The ideal candidate possesses technical photography knowledge and has a desire to work collaboratively.

Responsibilities

  • Reports to the Creative Director and General Manager. Works in collaboration with the Digital Marketer. 
  • Maintain a clean and organized workspace. 
  • Preparing well-structured and clearly communicative plans.
  • Researching the product to understand how best to photograph it.
  • Sourcing props and staging in a manner which enhances the product.
  • Locating models if necessary.
  • Post-production in alignment with brand guidelines. 
  • Staying up to date with the latest image editing software.
  • Photography and videography using both natural and studio lighting (strobes, soft boxes, umbrellas).
  • Ability to find the right angle, shape, or detail to properly capture a product's design and match the Secret Location aesthetic.
  • Shoot on model, on mannequin, lay flats, staged, and hanging apparel photography.
  • Photograph and film apparel and other products for our advertising, marketing, blog, and e-commerce needs.
  • Responsible for light product styling for alt views on product detail pages.
  • Partnering closely with the team for styling, art direction, inclusion, and a positive work environment.

 

Qualifications

  • Strong work ethic with a consistently high level of energy and focus, with minimal direction from others.
  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills.
  • Goal oriented.
  • High attention to detail. 
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously, adapt easily to changes, and prioritize effectively.
  • Abilityto establish and maintain an efficient workflow.
  • Genuine love of design, and understanding of style.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Professional / personable / creative.
  • According to the needs of business, flexibility to work evenings, weekends, special events, etc.
  • Experience with Shopify is an asset.
  • The ideal candidate possesses 1 years + of experience in a relatable field.
  • Knowledge of photography, videography, and production equipment.
  • Completion of post-secondary degree.
  • Diploma/certificate in photography is an asset.
  • Proficient in Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop.
  • Knowledge of the Adobe Suite.

 

 

 

Design Consultant

We are seeking a full-time, well-organized design consultant who is passionate about fashion for our Secret Location store.

 

Responsibilities

  • Reports to General Manager.
  • Responsible for driving and maximizing sales.
  • Offer personalized shopping experience.
  • Provide exceptional customer service and the ability to develop and maintain customer base.
  • Ensure effective and timely follow through on all customers, inquiries, complaints, and special orders to achieve highest level of service.
  • Daily store maintenance and upkeep.
  • Provide professional sales service to all customers in accordance with company policies and procedures.
  • Assist in receiving inventory and data input.
  • Knowledge of computer skills and POS systems -beneficial ensure inventory control / loss prevention as priority.
  • Collaborate and interact with staff and customers to maintain a positive work environment.
  • Cash are handled in accordance with policies.

 

Qualifications

  • Experience in fashion retail industry required.
  • Strong work ethic through a consistently high level of energy and focus with minimal direction from others.
  • Sales driven and goal oriented.
  • Ability to identify needs and requests.
  • Genuine love of fashion and understanding of style.
  • Responsible, punctual, flexible, and adaptable.
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize effectively.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Professional / personable / creative.
  • Proficient knowledge of computer skills and POS systems.
  • According to needs of business, flexibility to work evenings, weekends, special events, etc.
  • Proficient in social media applications an asset.

     

    How to apply

    Think you are a fit for Secret Location? Please send cover letter and resume/CV to careers@secretlocation.ca with position as subject line. References are necessary and will be checked. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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