Unique Markets
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WORK WITH US

BE PART OF OUR GROWING TEAM!

Are you unique? We are looking for passionate, innovative, hard-working creatives to join our small team. Our family-like environment is located in downtown Los Angeles where we encourage creative-thinking, getting your hands dirty and the occasional 1990s dance break. We work really hard because we love what we do.


FREELANCE GRAPHIC DESIGNER

We’re looking for a junior graphic designer for a seasonal contract position that is passionate about minimalist design, color theory and typography, but also understands the latest design trends whether for web, print, environmental, social media, etc. Candidates should be able to work well both directly with the founder as well as autonomously. We’re looking for a great designer to help push the brand forward and innovate, while also working within the current brand system.

 You’ll work directly with the Founder and Creative Director on a diverse range of projects such as web design, printed event collateral, advertising/marketing, photo selection and editing, environmental design, and more. This is a great opportunity to gain valuable hands-on experience at a company with multiple businesses that works with large sponsors and partners like Squarespace, Quaker, Toyota and many others.

  • Contract position for 8 weeks (4 days per week, Monday-Thursday, October through the second week of December). With potential for full-time in Q1/Q2 of 2018.

  • Work must be done in-house / onsite.

  • Must be fluent in design programs including Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign.

Show us who you are, what makes you unique and why you’re the best person for the job. Please send an email to hello@theuniqueempire.com that impresses along with your portfolio (with relevant samples) and/or website, plus your rate for 8 weeks (four days per week), and resume.

*This opportunity is open to candidates already living in Los Angeles*

MARKETING + PR INTERN

The Marketing + PR Intern will assist with the research, outreach and implementation of various marketing and public relations initiatives for Unique Markets and The Unique Space. Reporting directly to the COO, the marketing intern will work on important projects and gain hands-on experience executing campaigns and implementing marketing strategies via social media, email, in-person events and print marketing. This is an amazing opportunity for interns to not only build their portfolios and resumes, but work closely with senior staff and the founder gaining invaluable feedback and skills. Our interns have gone on to work at Chanel, Disney and GirlGaze and we introduce them to our network for future jobs and freelance opportunities. Internships are unpaid but school credit is given.

Marketing intern applicants should meet the following minimum qualifications:

  • Is locally based in Los Angeles and has the ability to commute to our HQ in DTLA 2 days a week.

  • Excellent email etiquette, communication and research skills.

  • Asks questions and loves to analyze to create better results and discover new tactics.

  • Passionate about lifestyle trends, design, style, food, art, etc.

  • Access to a laptop is required.

  • Possesses a very can-do attitude, is outgoing and very confident.

  • Experience writing client communications, content for blogs, websites, and social media.

Application Process:  

Please fill out the application form and attach a cover letter, resume and your online portfolio or links to your work.

About Unique Inc:

UNIQUE INC helps entrepreneurs and creative thought-leaders grow their businesses, discover new inspiration, and connect with a community of doers, influencers and like-minded people. Starting with the launch of Unique LA in 2008, Unique Markets is now the largest curated, pop-up shopping event to feature independent designers and makers in the country and is expanding into Canada this year. Unique Inc’s conference, CAMP, takes 200 creatives and small business owners into the mountains for four days of cell phone-free business workshops, creative classes, campfires, cocktails and dance parties. The Unique Space is a modern, collaborative office building and event space with its roots firmly planted in community. It’s the home to the Unique Inc team and is all about creating opportunities for innovation, creativity, collaboration and entrepreneurship in LA’s Arts District.