Marketing Co-ordinator £18k - £20k D.O.E

Role to assist the Head of Communications with PR, Marketing and Event activities for Watchfinder & Co – the multichannel retailer of pre-owned luxury timepieces.

Based in Maidstone, the candidate will travel regularly to London for press meeting and events alongside the company’s Head of Communications.

The ideal candidate will be energetic and passionate about news cycle, social media and consumer trends, able to hit the ground running. You will be not afraid to talk on the phone with journalists in the relevant media.

This is a fantastic opportunity to learn in a small team and gain valuable experience and contacts within the luxury goods industry both on the press and brand side.

Day-to-day tasks of a Marketing Co-ordinator include:

  • Media relations and product placement
  • PR copywriting
  • Monitoring all press opportunities across all the platforms
  • Press cutting and reporting
  • Building a strong contacts’ network with relevant media
  • Event co-ordination
  • Liaising with venues, catering companies and suppliers
  • Ensuring the smooth and efficient running of events

The candidate should have:

  • Some PR experience
  • Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Good interpersonal and supervisory skills
  • The ability to negotiate and work under pressure
  • Excellent communications and presentational skills - great phone manner
  • Genuine passion for the media
  • Creative thinking skills
  • Good interpersonal and supervisory skills
  • The ability to negotiate and work under pressure

If you are interested in this position please email your covering letter and C.V to jobs@watchfinder.co.uk
Copywriter / Social Media Co-ordinator £18k - £20k

Role to assist the company Editor and Digital Marketing Manager with copywriting duties and social media activity for Watchfinder & Co – the multichannel retailer of pre-owned luxury timepieces.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about all aspects of social media, a confident copywriter and able to work to deadlines and under pressure. An interest in luxury watches is an advantage but not essential.

This is a fantastic opportunity to learn in a small, dynamic team working for a fast-paced organisation based in the heart of Kent.

Tasks of a Marketing Co-ordinator include:

  • Research, write and edit social media posts, website copy, email copy and editorial copy
  • Maintain a library of watch product descriptions, completed on request by sales team
  • Continued development of social media strategy across platforms including Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube, Tumblr, Google+, Pinterest, reddit etc.
  • Creative campaign planning and implementation for various goals and KPIs - increased following, support of wider PR campaign etc.
  • Monitor social media groups, trends, tools, and applications and recommend actions/next steps.
  • Attend company events to conduct live social media activity.
  • Responsible for regular report insights gained from social media monitoring to internal and external stakeholders.

The candidate should have:

  • Copywriting experience
  • Keen interest in writing and social media
  • An understanding of social media tools
  • Creative thinking skills
  • Excellent organisational and attention to detail
  • Excellent communication, analytical and presentational skills

If you are interested in this position please email your covering letter and C.V to jobs@watchfinder.co.uk
RETAIL SALES OPPORTUNITIES £18k - £20k PLUS COMMISSION (UNCAPPED)

Due to expansion of the company we are looking for experienced Retail Sales people to join our existing store in The Royal Exchange in London, and a new store which we plan to open in Bluewater shortly.

You'll need to be able to demonstrate a successful background in a luxury retail sales environment, and experience of watches would be an advantage although it's not essential. The ability to offer the best possible level of customer service is however essential.

This is a demanding role within a fast paced, target driven retail environment. Training will be provided where necessary, you will need to quickly absorb a large volume of technical information and deliver peerless customer service via email, telephone, and in person.

Applicants should submit a CV along with a covering letter detailing your success to date and how your experience has prepared you for this role.

If you are interested in this position please email your covering letter and C.V to jobs@watchfinder.co.uk
Sales advisor OTE £35k - £40k (uncapped)

We are currently looking for an experienced sales person to join our existing online sales team, based at our Head Office in Maidstone.

You'll need to be able to demonstrate a successful background in a commercial sales environment. Experience of watches would be an advantage although it's not essential, the ability to offer the best possible level of customer service is however essential. In the past good employees have come from the property, automotive, and telecommunications sectors. In addition, the ability to speak French would be a great advantage, as there is the opportunity to also be involved with our French website watchfinder.fr.

This is a demanding role within a fast paced, target driven office environment. Training will be provided where necessary, you will need to quickly absorb a large volume of technical information and deliver peerless customer service via email, telephone, and in person.

Applicants should submit a CV along with a covering letter detailing your success to date and how your experience has prepared you for this role.

If you are interested in this position please email your covering letter and C.V to jobs@watchfinder.co.uk
Why Watchfinder

Watchfinder is one of the world's leading pre-owned watch retailers, catering to the needs of over 4.5 million visitors every year both online and in store. With over ten years' experience, Watchfinder continues to innovate and redefine the market for pre-owned watches, tirelessly developing new and exciting ways for customers to buy, sell and interact with pre-owned watches from over fifty different brands. This is a rare opportunity to join a company that is changing the way the industry works, and a great prospect for someone looking for a career in the watch industry. If you are a dedicated, enthusiastic and intuitive person, Watchfinder could well be the company for you.

if you are interested working for us please email your covering letter and C.V to jobs@watchfinder.co.uk
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