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Work With Sweetpea & Willow

We are still growing and have a number of exciting roles currently available at Sweetpea & Willow: -

1. PR / Marketing Officer (In House) - Amazing Opportunity and Required Immediately

2. Internship – Product Writer / Uploader & Customer Service / Admin Support

3. Permanent Sales Advisors (Senior & Junior) Required Immediately

4. Warehouse Support / Driver / Drivers Mate – All Required

5. Magento/PHP Developer Immediately Required



1. PR / Marketing Officer - (In House and Required Immediately)


PR / Marketing OfficerDo you have what it takes to carry the brand of Sweetpea & Willow to the next level?

We have become a global phenomenom and already have a strong presence both online and offline.

We are regularly featured in all the key press e.g. Times Style, House & Garden, Period Living, Elle Deco etc.

Hours: Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.30pm
Starting Salary: £18000 to £24000 per annum based on experience (pro rata)
Annual Leave: 20 days per annum (pro rata) plus all the usual Bank Holidays
Term: Full time
Location: Unit 15, The Metro Centre, Isleworth, Middlesex, TW7 6NJ

Essential Skills, Qualifications and Personal Qualities

Great social media knowledge including Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and Instagram
• Previous experience in PR and marketing preferably within the interiors/fashion/creative sectors
• A high level of literacy and writing skills
• Interpersonal and communication skills to conduct effective working relationships with the team
• Good IT skills
• Ability to prioritise and plan ahead
• Willingness to update and acquire new skills and knowledge 
• Ability to work on own initiative without close supervision

• Someone who is conscious of the market place, stays ahead/follows trends and has innovative ideas

Social Media

• To help develop and implement a social media strategy
• Update relevant social media channels on a daily basis
• Keep up to date with developments and best practice in social media

PR and Marketing

• Knowledge of HTML to aid with creations of weekly newsletters would be desirable but not essential
• Maintenance of  Images both on site and for press 
• Basic understanding of photoshop an advantage
• Press releases [initial creation, innovative thought process whilst working in conjunction with the director
• Keeping content fresh on directories
• Liaising with bloggers (basic understanding of how this is beneficial for SEO)
• Management of internal lists and databases
• Liaise with suppliers and manufacturers to gain additional information when required
• Fantastic phone manner and ability to liaise with press and customers
• Manage press loans of items coming in and out
• To undertake any additional duties as requested by the Office Manager 
• To assist the customer services team if needed

Desirable but not essential

• Good experience and knowledge with using 'Magento' or similar Ecommerce platform
• Knowledge of photography - Use of DSLR Camera, lighting equipment and a keen eye for a great photo

Please do not phone, send your CV and a covering letter highlighting why we should interview you to cv@sweetpeaandwillow.com

We look forward to receiving your CV and brief covering letter as soon as possible.


2. Internship – Product Writer/Editorial

Hours: 40 hours per week, Mon-Friday (Very occasional Saturday's)
Starting Salary: Up to £15000 per annum based on experience (pro rata)
Annual Leave: 20 days per annum (pro rata)
Term: 6 month fixed-term contract (with huge potential)
Location: Unit 15, The Metro Centre, Isleworth, Middlesex, TW7 6NJ

Due to recent expansion we now have lovely new showrooms and offices and require additional people with flair and creativity to come in and contribute to our beautiful website content. The candidate would be gaining experience in the furniture and interiors industry, experience with using ‘Magento’ on a day-to-day basis (probably the biggest and fastest growing Ecommerce system today), and will of course gain invaluable office experience.

Main Duties

• Upload and update images and specifications of online products
• Creatively write descriptions for new and existing products
• Undertake research on literature relevant to any new suppliers and products
• Liaise with suppliers and manufacturers to gain additional information when required
• Photograph new products
• Proactively organise a schedule of new products to upload and liaise with the team for ideas and trends
• Update and maintain all areas of the website
• To undertake any additional duties as requested by the Office Manager
• To assist the customer services team  

Essential Skills, Qualifications and Personal Qualities

• Degree in History, English Literature, or any relevant Bachelor of Arts degree, or someone who has a successful portfolio of working within a similar role
• A high level of literacy and writing skills
• Interpersonal and communication skills to conduct effective working relationships with the team
• Good IT skills, in particular Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop and some experience with Ecommerce
• Ability to prioritise and plan ahead
• Willingness to update and acquire new skills and knowledge
• Ability to work on own initiative without close supervision

 Desirable

• Good experience and knowledge with using 'Magento' or similar Ecommerce platform
• Knowledge of photography - Use of DSLR Camera, lighting equipment and a keen eye for a great photo

Please do not phone, send your CV and a covering letter highlighting why we should interview you to cv@sweetpeaandwillow.com

We look forward to receiving your CV and brief covering letter as soon as possible.


3. Permanent Sales Advisors (Senior & Junior) Required Immediately

Location - Based in West London, TW7 6NJ
Benefits - 20 days holiday, commission, company Smart Car, staff discount
£ Salary and Commission will be competitive - based on your experience

This is an amazing opportunity. Sweetpea & Willow are considered to be the UK's largest distributor of French Style Furniture

Due to recent expansion we now have lovely new showrooms and offices and require additional sales people both (Senior and Junior), to join our expanding team in assisting in closing and following up prospects, as well as on-going sales and development of the company. This is a genuine career opportunity. 

The roles are based in our friendly offices with showroom appointments plentiful. Highly organised with excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential. Candidates with previous/current experience in this sector should certainly apply.  

• There is NO cold calling required 
• Previous 'proven' sales experience is required, and you must be goal and target driven
• You will be required to manage your own diary, conduct showroom appointments (to both the trade and public), be highly organised as you will receive plenty of emails and calls, and ultimately be enthusiastic and friendly!
• Experience in MS Word/Excel is favourable
• An appreciation of 'beautiful' furniture is a must – after all you will be selling it!
• A good basic, commission structure and a company Smart car are all up for grabs!
• Alternate Saturday work 9.30am to 4.30pm is necessary

In summary - A friendly company, lovely products, and a good career are on offer here

Please do not phone, send your CV and a covering letter highlighting why we should interview you to cv@sweetpeaandwillow.com

We look forward to receiving your CV and brief covering letter as soon as possible.


4. Warehouse Support / Driver / Drivers mate – All required!


Due to continued expansion our busy warehouse based in Isleworth TW7 6NJ seeks physically fit individual(s) to assist in the day to day workings of the warehouse internally and externally with deliveries. You will report directly to the Warehouse Manager and work with the rest of the team Monday-Friday 8am to 5pm.

Most of our gorgeous furniture is made using mahogany wood, and as such some of our items are very heavy!

This varied role will enable you to gain experience in the quality controlling of items, the re-organising of our showrooms, and also be involved in carrying out deliveries. Reliable candidates need only apply.

This is an excellent opportunity. The daily rates are negotiable and will be based on industry experience. Moving forwards, we are also happy to review the successful candidates after a 3-6 month probationary period, with a view to promotion.

Due to strict insurance restrictions, applicants for the delivery driver positions will need to be over 25 years of age and ‘preferably’ carry a full and clean UK Drivers licence.

Please do not phone, send your CV and a covering letter highlighting why we should interview you to cv@sweetpeaandwillow.com

We look forward to receiving your CV and brief covering letter as soon as possible.


5. Magento/PHP Developer Immediately Required

This is an exciting role for an experienced candidate who continually strives to keep on top of the game and wants to bring new ideas forward. Your key responsibility will be to maintain and keep our website(s) up-to-date, clean, efficient and fast. This is an excellent opportunity to work with a leading company in the industry and will require your input on both the front and back end.

The role offers a vibrant and social workplace for an ambitious, creative, confident and self-motivated team player that is extremely passionate about what they do. This is an excellent opportunity for you to make a real difference in this dynamic and fast-paced sector in this already high-achieving organisation.

It would be great if you have most or all of the skills below!

• Advanced experience in PHP5 development and MySQL, experience with MVC frameworks such as Zend would be a plus
• Extensive experience with all sorts of Magento installations
• Latest HTML5 and CSS3 standards
• Good knowledge of jQuery, Prototype and JavaScript
• Valid and accessible coding to W3C and WAI standards
• Cross-browser testing on all major platforms and browsers
• Magento Developer Certification would be an added bonus
• Experience using LAMP developer environment and version control
• Agile project management methods and skills
• Experience to a moderate level with all server commands using SSH and general Linux server administration
• Good knowledge and web design skills using Photoshop with attention to detail
• User Experience (UX) / Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) skills
• Ability to write well-structured and well-commented code with documentation
• Other desirable skills include Sage, XML, XSLT, Semantics, Mozenda (highly desirable), WordPress, Drupal, SOAP, REST, APIs in general and ERP/stock management systems
• Excellent communication skills

Please do not phone, send your CV and a covering letter highlighting why we should interview you to cv@sweetpeaandwillow.com

We look forward to receiving your CV and brief covering letter as soon as possible. Salary is negotiable based on experience.

Sweetpea & Willow reserves the right to change and amend any job descriptions in accordance with the changing requirements of the organisation. Please note that we will not be accepting CVs from recruitment agencies or agents.

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