Job Vacancy at Outside, Hathersage

ukc job alert, 7 kbPost Room and Website Assistant
Company Name: Outside Ltd.
Location: Hathersage, Derbyshire
Salary: £13,689pa
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm
Interviews: 3rd-5th August 2011

Outside Ltd is one of the premier specialist outdoor retailers in the UK and is looking for someone to help with processing, packaging and despatching online orders as well as assisting the Website Content Editor in updating website content.

As part of the Internet Department you will be responsible for helping the Customer Services Manager with the smooth running of the Post Room.

Post Room areas of responsibility include:
  • Processing, packaging and despatching online orders
  • Packing and dispatching shop returns
  • Assisting the Website Sales and Customer Service Administrator

    The website assistant part of the role involves researching, writing and editing content for the company websites including features, descriptions, reviews, blogs and guides. As well as written content the job will require the successful candidate to source, edit and resize product images. The job also involves website stock management responsibilities; liaising with the website manager and head buyer to create new product records and the stock control system to update existing products.

    Website Assistant areas of responsibility include:
  • Assisting Content Editor with maintenance of product record
  • Researching and writing product descriptions and sourcing images
  • Uploading of content to the website
  • Ensure website product data are up to date

    The hours of work are 9:00 to 5:00 Monday to Friday.

    Required Skills:
  • English writing skills are essential with a minimum of GCSE English language A to C or equivalent
  • A working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Experience of Adobe Photoshop or other photo editing software would be useful but not essential as training will be provided
  • A keen interest in outdoor pursuits and outdoor equipment
  • Although formal typing qualifications aren't required the job role does involve a lot of typing so being able to type quickly and precisely is important
  • Experience researching, writing and editing online content would be preferable
  • Office and administration experience are be beneficial

    Please either email a C.V. and covering letter to or drop a copy into the shop

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