Careers with Ulster Weavers

 

Digital Marketing and Social Media Assistant

 

The Ulster Weavers brand is currently experiencing a period of significant growth as we expand our markets, we are currently operating worldwide and seeing sustained growth across the global landscape. Our brand leading products have been acknowledged world-wide as the finest in design, quality and value for money.

 We are now seeking a Digital Marketing and Social Media Assistant to come and join our innovative team. This is a fantastic opportunity for the successful candidate to develop and further their career with an exciting, forward thinking and dynamic company.

 

Key Tasks

 

•              Embrace brand voice and positioning across the market via marketing and communications in local and global marketing initiatives, printed collateral, online and digital presence, social media, and advertising that reflects the spirit, identity, integrity and heritage of the brand.

•              Contribute to social media engagement and brand awareness campaigns.

•              Maintain a marketing calendar including: LTOs (limited time offers), product launches, new retail openings, events, activations, collaborations, promotions, and advertising.

•              Maintain a pulse on trends, industry happenings and the competitive marketplace.

•              Identifying opportunities to increase sales, create brand awareness and strong product PR campaigns.

•              Day to Day management of the social media accounts.

•              Website Management.

•              Developing and implementing Strategies to increase web traffic and convert to sales.

•              Manage and develop our email marketing strategy and customer relationship management   database.

•              Devolve recommendations and execute strategies for content development in coordination with SEO goals.

 

Profile

The successful candidate will have:

 

•              Strong Digital marketing experience working on campaigns.

•              Understand brand development, placement and leverage.

•              Google Analytics Platform experience.

•              Experience of PPC campaigns.

•              Experience with carrying out SEO audits and implementing recommendations with successful results.

•              Excellent communication and organisational skills * Strong interpersonal skills.

•              Creative skills for contributing new and innovative ideas.

•              Possess excellent analytical skills.

•              Minimum 2 years marketing experience.

 

Salary – To be confirmed.

 

Other Info

The role will be based in our Ulster Weavers Head Office in Holywood, Co.Down.

We are an equal opportunities employer, we recruit on talent, expertise and attitude!

 

Contact: -

 

If you believe that you have got what it takes to join our team, please compete our application & FEC monitoring form and send along with a copy of your CV to: - human.resources@thejohnhogggroup.com

Closing date for Applications: - 5pm Friday 1 June 2018.


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Operations Administrator

The Ulster Weavers brand is currently experiencing a period of significant growth as we expand our markets, we are currently operating worldwide and seeing sustained growth across the global landscape. Our brand leading products have been acknowledged world-wide as the finest in design, quality and value for money.

We are now seeking an Operations Administrator to come and join our innovative team. This is a fantastic opportunity for the successful candidate to develop and further their career with an exciting, forward thinking and dynamic company.

Main Purpose of Job

To impact the success of the company through administrative support in order to achieve and exceed operational objectives and to ensure internal and external customer satisfaction

 

Principle Duties and Responsibilities

Will have responsibilities to ensure the following, (this list is not exhaustive):

  1. 1.       Administration

1.1    Provide essential administrative support

1.2   Answering customer calls and dealing with queries in a timely manner

1.3   Liaise between Sales, Operations and Accounts departments

1.4   Ensure stock is ordered, manufactured and delivered to appropriate warehouse on time

1.5   Liaise directly with factories and UW staff to schedule production in accordance to company requirements

1.6   Monitor stock levels and raise purchase orders as appropriate

1.7   Generate items on Sage and create associated barcodes

1.8   Provide cover for other operational departments when necessary

  1. 2.       General Administration

2.1   Keep all files and records up to date

2.2   Maintain accuracy on Sage

2.3   Provide information and reports when required

  1. 3.       Health and Safety

3.1    Be familiar with and confirm to Company’s Health and Safety Policy and Procedures

  1. 4.      General Duties

4.1   Attend meetings as required

4.2   Any other duty that may be required

Qualifications / Experience:
Minimum of 5 GCSE/O Levels or equivalent Grades A-C

Teamwork, communication, Microsoft Office to include Excel, organisational, motivational

Salary – To be confirmed.

Other Info

The role will be based in our Ulster Weavers Head Office in Holywood, Co.Down.

We are an equal opportunities employer, we recruit on talent, expertise and attitude!

Contact: -

If you believe that you have got what it takes to join our team, please compete our application & FEC monitoring form and send along with a copy of your CV to: - human.resources@thejohnhogggroup.com

Closing date for Applications: - 5pm Wednesday 23 May 2018.

 

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Job Title                              Stitcher

 

Hours of Work                     8.00 am – 4.30 pm Monday to Thursday, 8.00 am – 3.30 pm Friday

 

(must be flexible; start/ finish times may vary depending on production schedule)

 

Reporting to                      UK Operations Manager

 

Main Purpose of the Job

 

Join an established team in the printing and manufacturing quality of kitchen textiles. 

 

The role is specifically stitching textiles using industrial stitching machines and finishing the product in line with specifications.

 

Job Duties

 

  • Operating industrial sewing machines and related devices in the production and manufacture of the kitchen textiles such as tea towels, aprons, bags and other products as required. 
  • Review and understand work order job specifications prior to beginning a project.
  • Checking finished work against specifications and approved samples with full responsibility of stitching quality on all production orders
  • Managing time effectively on each sewing project, stitching products with speed and accuracy within target time range for assigned work order.
  • Ability to maintain records of all orders completed.
  • Select thread according to the specification or colour of design.
  • Maintain personal work area, including sewing machinery as necessary to keep work moving effectively. 
  • Assess and communicate ideas to improve processes to increase efficiency.
  • Maintain stock records of threads, machine parts and other relevant components.
  • Keeping area and workstation tidy at all times.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by UK Operations Manager
  • Participate with the Printing Team in any other processes involved in production and shipping of kitchen textiles 
  • Ensure all company policy is complied with.
  • Any other duties are carried out as required

 

 

 

Essential

 

  • Must have min 4 years Industrial Stitching experience. 
  • Must have the ability to work to deadlines.
  • Competent in the setting up, operating and maintenance of sewing machinery
  • Strong focus on accuracy and attention to detail
  • Flexible and adaptable – able to respond to varying demands in a time sensitive environment can work under pressure and to tight deadlines.
  • Ability to work on own initiative with minimal supervision
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