John Greed Jewellery Careers
The UK’s fastest-growing independent jewellery retailer, John Greed Jewellery, based in the cathedral city of Lincoln currently has the following opportunities;
- Photographic Assistant
- Jewellery Designer
- Warehouse Assistant (p/t)
- Models: Men and Women Aged 18 and Over
Initially Approx 15 Hours with scope for more. Hourly Rate: £8 Per Hour
John Greed Jewellery seek an experienced product photographer and retoucher to fill a part-time vacancy with the possibility of full time hours in the future.
The successful applicant will work from John Greed Jewellery’s Head Office in Lincoln, taking and retouching product photographs taken in-house, in line with the company’s existing house style.
We are seeking an applicant who can demonstrate close attention to detail and is able to work effectively as part of a small but busy team. The ideal applicant will have experience of macro photography, working with Adobe Photoshop and be fluent in using layer masks, automated processing and fine detail retouching. Experience of Adobe Lightroom would be beneficial.
The initial position is part-time, consisting of approximately 15 hours of work in total. Some flexibility in working hours can be accommodated.
To apply, please contact email@example.com, attaching an up-to-date CV, covering letter and electronic portfolio. In your covering letter, please detail your availability during office hours.
Shortlisted candidates will be asked to complete a practical task as part of the interview process.
For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Adam Rhoades at firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a convenient time for a telephone conversation.
John Greed Jewellery is one of the largest online retailers of jewellery in the UK. The business has enjoyed high growth in the past five years due in part to its passionate belief in creativity and excellence.
Building on the success of our own jewellery ranges we now have an exciting opportunity for a full time jewellery designer to join our creative team and work directly with John Greed.
Overview of role
This is an excellent opportunity to join a company whose passion is engrained in its belief in design to transform and delight. You will be required to distill current fashion trends into new commercially successful jewellery collections that complement and enhance the John Greed brand.
Your jewellery collections will feature in key fashion publications and feature heavily in our own extensive marketing activity. You must have the ability to create wide ranging collections from fashion to high end jewellery, drawing inspiration from an eclectric range of styles, both historical and contemporary.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a keen awareness of current fashions, be able to communicate their designs through hand and cad mediums and have a good understanding of commercial manufacturing processes. You should be highly adaptable, work well under pressure, enjoy detail and be able to organise your work effectively. Passion and determination should come as standard.
Ideally you will have between 2 - 3 years previous experience of designing jewellery and watches.
If you feel you meet the qualities detailed above please contact Tania Cooper our HR Manager for an informal discussion or send a covering letter and CV to email@example.com.
We offer excellent rates of pay, substantial discounts on all John Greed Jewellery products and excellent working conditions in modern offices (with free car parking), minutes from the city centre.
Warehouse Assistant (Casual)
We have an immediate requirement for a casual Warehouse Assistant to join us at our warehouse in Lincoln.
The role involves picking and processing orders placed on the John Greed Jewellery website as part of a committed team in a fast paced, but fun working environment. The successful individual will be required to contribute to the efficient and effective running of the warehouse department.
You will also be required to assist with deliveries and putting items back into stock. You must be able to work quickly, be neat and tidy and able to wrap and package jewellery to a very high standard and be familiar with the different types of postage options.
You will also help to maintain a safe and clean working environment; keep workstation clean and tidy, keep the floor clear of debris, aisles and walkways clear of obstructions.
There will also be the requirement to assist Customer Services and other departments, where required, with general product enquiries.
The role will be offered on a casual basis and no hours can be guaranteed.
You must be a team player, willing to undertake tasks as allocated. Have a hands on approach, good practical skills and a basic level of fitness. Excellent time management and able to use initiative. Computer literate with the ability to use Excel.
If you are interested in applying for the above post, please forward a copy of your CV as soon as possible to firstname.lastname@example.org .
On offer is a competitive salary package, substantial discounts on all John Greed Jewellery products and excellent working conditions in modern offices (with free car parking), minutes from the city centre.
Models: Men and Women Aged 18 and Over
We are looking for new male and female faces to become the brand’s in-house models. If you are aged 18 or over and are self-motivated, confident in your ability to model a range of different products and are able to complete your own hair and makeup to a high standard, John Greed Jewellery would love to hear from you.
To apply, please use the form below to send us a clear full-length photo plus a head and shoulders shot of yourself , making sure to fill in all of your details so that we can get back to you. Please note we have no restrictions on your height.
The successful applicants would be required to work on a flexible and ad-hoc basis, usually for a day/ half day at a time, modelling multiple items of jewellery for us to appear on the John Greed Jewellery website and in John Greed Jewellery advertising materials and point of sale media.
This is a great opportunity for those looking to start out a career in modelling or for those with an established background, looking to expand their portfolio. In addition to the experience of becoming one of John Greed Jewellery’s in-house models, the successful candidates will also be able to enjoy excellent rates of pay and a discount on all John Greed Jewellery products.Apply to be a model