We want a team member with a passion for sustainability to help us create awareness and drive sales. Working alongside our co-founder Antoinette you will be assisting developing marketing plan, marketing and sales strategies, assisting in the digital marketing implementation, maintaining customer relationships and creating sales reports.
Within this role we will help you develop your skills. You will gain knowledge of modern marketing techniques; high-level communication and networking skills; understanding of commercial trends and marketing strategies; great project management skills; an understanding of marketing plans and strategies; and gain digital marketing skills.
On a day-to-day basis you would be assisting in planning and creating daily SM content, and weekly website, blog and newsletter content - all in line with the marketing plan. The role would also involve online networking, following leads and generating sales. In order to complete these tasks, we would help you upskill using various technology tools – Canva, Later, Adobe Spark and Photoshop etc. All of which would be a great addition to any CV.
We are a small team looking to grow to become a stronger force for good in the world of fashion. Come and join our team and be part of that change whilst growing our own skill set.
Required Skill Set
We are looking for a potential employee who has some basic knowledge of the fashion industry and more importantly a passion for sustainability. The ideal candidate would have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
We believe that we are only as good as the team. It is important to us that you enjoy the journey, the role and the process. When you love your role and feel like you are learning and contributing it makes for a stronger, happier team. Helping you get the most out of this role is super important to us.
We will provide marketing training, marketing software training, and CV & employability skills training.
Our Co-Founder Dr. Antoinette Fionda-Douglas has a PhD in marketing are and still teaches this part-time at university level. She also taught employability skills in fashion at post graduate level over a 10-year period.
The support will be monitored by creating a training contract that will have SMART objectives for both the Kickstarter and Beira. We will build in time to your work week schedule to work on this and development your skills. You will also be invited to present feedback on a monthly basis where we will review and map their training journey.
Our brand is built on values of honesty, kindness and creativity. We fundamentally believe in investing in people. We really look forward to the possibility of working with you.
Please be aware that Kickstart applicants need to be between 16-24 and claiming Universal Credit. You need to get a Kickstart referral from your Job Centre work coach. Unfortunately, you cannot apply to us.
Role: Marketing and Sales Assistant
Hours: 25 hours a week 9am-2pm
Location: Edinburgh but option to work from home
Apply: Through your local Job Centre