Junior – Mid-Level Copywriter £20 – 25k DOE

We are offering a role to assist the Creative Department with copywriting duties at Watchfinder & Co, the multichannel retailer of pre-owned luxury timepieces.

The ideal candidate will be a confident and creative copywriter, have a strong understanding of the English language and be able to work to deadlines and under pressure. An interest in and knowledge of luxury watches is an advantage.

This is a fantastic opportunity to learn and make a difference in a dynamic team working for an award-winning organisation based in the heart of Kent.

Tasks will include

  • Researching and writing website copy, email copy, editorial copy and social media posts
  • Uploading and formatting blog content
  • Proofreading and fact-checking copy from external sources
  • Contributing ideas for ongoing marketing campaigns
  • Liaising with graphic designers and the marketing department across projects

The candidate should have

  • Copywriting experience and interest
  • Keen attention to detail
  • An understanding of social media tools
  • The ability to think creatively
  • Excellent organisation and communication skills

Beneficial but nonessential

  • A knowledge of luxury watches
  • Familiarity with Adobe creative suite
  • A background in technical writing

Please supply

  • A covering letter, explaining specifically why you would be suitable for the role
  • Your CV, highlighting areas applicable to this role
  • Examples of your work that you think demonstrate your suitability for the role

Any application without these requirements will not be considered

Please forward your application to andrew@watchfinder.co.uk for consideration.

Sales Advisor Basic - plus commission OTE £30k

Due to expansion of the company we are looking for experienced Retail Sales people to work in our new store which will open shortly in The Royal Arcade in Leeds.

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 Manager Basic - plus commission OTE £40k

Due to expansion of the company we are looking for an experienced Retail Manager to run our new store which will open shortly in The Royal Arcade in Leeds.

You'll need to be able to demonstrate a successful background in managing a luxury retail sales environment, and experience of watches would be an advantage although it's not essential. You must be able to motivate and lead a team to achieve KPI's whilst ensuring we are offering the best possible level of service at all times.

Full responsibility will be taken for monitoring and coaching staff, and a good understanding of HR procedures is essential. You'll report regularly to the Head of Retail and the MD on the store's performance and be expected to implement new procedures and policies with your staff.

Training on watches will be provided where necessary, but 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
Product Photographer £20k

Primary responsibilities

  • Work with the Photography Manager to deliver product photography within the guidelines, maintaining a consistent presentation of the products on the Watchfinder website.
  • Produce product photography adhering to the photography guidelines.
  • Edit the product images in Photoshop to a high standard
  • Upload product photography to the website.
  • Maintain the new watch folder to save on unnecessary repetition.
  • Backup all images to server.
  • Safeguard the photography equipment and report any issues to IT.
  • Produce your work with a high level of care and professionalism.
  • Report on projects and strive for improvement.

Secondary responsibilities

  • Event Photography
  • Instagram Photography
  • Staff Photography
  • Product Videography

Skills and aptitude required

  • Photography (Training will be provided)
  • Photoshop (Bae skills needed – Training will be provided)
  • Adobe Premier Pro (Training will be provided)
  • PC/Mac Literate with Adobe Photoshop knowledge

If you are interested in this position please email your covering letter and C.V to jobs@watchfinder.co.uk
Dispatch Assistant £18k

We are currently looking for a Dispatch Assistant to work at our Head Office in Maidstone.

This principle responsibility will be managing deliveries to and from the store and will be critical to the smooth operation of the store. Candidates will need to be able to demonstrate that they are organised, have a good eye for detail, and that they understand the principles of customer service. In addition to post management the job will involve communicating with customers via email and telephone and being an important part of the quality control process. Experience in a dispatch and / or a customer services environment would be an advantage but isn’t essential.

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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