Jobs

Roles in our Marlborough office

Senior Buyer

We are looking for a Senior Buyer to join a busy, friendly team at our office in Marlborough, Wiltshire, as category manager for our Seeds and Hardware ranges.

You should have excellent knowledge of the buying process and cycle of a mail order company.  Experience of producing sales analysis and range plans for key categories is essential. You will need to be well-organised, with excellent attention to detail and be able to produce detailed planning schedules for the range review process, in line with the company critical path and seasonality of ranges.

Responsibilities will include ensuring all product details are recorded and maintained accurately, and that sell prices / margins are in line with company targets.

Plus you will be required to manage the photo shoot process from start to finish following each range sign off: including shot list, brief, samples, location / set requirements.

Working with the rest of the team to optimise the supply base and build good relationships with key suppliers.

The successful applicant needs to have intermediate to advanced Excel and Powerpoint skills.

Salary dependent on experience.

Please send your CV and current job situation and salary to Sally@sarahraven.com


Marketing assistant

A great opportunity for someone looking to start or develop a career in Marketing.

The role will be based at our offices in Marlborough and will include the following:

  • Creating critical paths and production of marketing communications
  • Running regular reports and analysing the results of the marketing activity
  • Supporting PR activity including image and sample requests and mailings
  • Email campaigns – proof reading emails, checking links, reporting results
  • General administrative support for the Marketing team
  • Liaison with various external suppliers, including printers, mailing house and database bureau

Our ideal candidate will be very well organised and able to keep track of several projects at the same time. They will have an eye for detail, good numeracy skills and an ability to work to tight deadlines. The role would be ideal for a graduate or someone within 1 – 2 years’ experience.

To apply please contact sally@sarahraven.com, with subject title ‘Marketing Assistant’, attaching your CV.

a previously advertised role has now been removed it means that it has been filled. If you have not been contacted regarding these positions, we are sorry that your application was unsuccessful. Unfortunately, due to large quantities of applicants, we are not able to contact everyone individually. We will be keeping CVs on file should a suitable position become available in the future.

 
Many thanks for your interest in our job opportunities, unfortunately we are not currently looking to hire any positions.