Billi London

Sales & Marketing Executive

We are turning tights from something that has long been classed as a necessity into a product to be desired. We want women to fall in love with tights again and we are reviewing the whole consumer journey: from the design, the material, and the packaging to how and where women buy and care for tights. Our vision for the future is to become a fully circular brand and the world’s leader and specialist for the biodegradable « intimates wear» industry.We are looking for a passionate Sales and Marketing Executive to execute that mission with us. 


The Sales and Marketing Executive’s core purpose is to drive wholesales and visibility in our two key markets (England and France). This is an exciting and fast-paced position for an energetic individual with an eagerness to develop and learn new skills across a broad array of functions. You will have a passion to drive change in the fashion industry and a strong appetite for digital marketing and e-commerce.

What we can do for you:

Cultural trips away from the desk encouraged 
A weekly internal face to face meeting will be required in King’s cross and/or Covent Garden (mainly King’s cross)
Some travel to local retailers in London and external meetings may be required
Exposure to different elements of a start up, working closely with their founders
Team of positive, enthusiastic, and passionate people
Discounted Products
Physical and Mental Wellbeing Support Services
Committed to the triple bottom line: people, planet, profits
Will lead to a full-time job (performance dependant)

Employer

Billi London

Location

Remote/London ,AL1 2BL

Hours

30 - 40 Hours per week

Salary

£10.85 (London Living Wage)

Number of Positions

1

Deadline

10.00am Mon 11th Oct 21

At Billi London, we are on a mission to revolutionise the old fashion and unsustainable tights industry.

We have created the world’s first biodegradable tights: a unique innovation for women, the tights industry, and the planet.


Billi London tights biodegrade in a record time of 5 years, which is up to 20 times faster than traditional tights. During the biodegradation process, our tights do not leave microplastics and will turn into renewable energies. 

Only launched in November 2020 and after two years of R&D, we are off to a great start with over 500 clients and 99% of 5-star reviews. Forbes and The Telegraph described our solution as a major innovation. 

Tasks include:

Drive brand awarness and sales growth via four primary focus areas: distribution strategy, marketing, content creation and client services. 

Work hand in hand with each team member and ensure they are updated on all communications updates, new launches/campaigns and timelines.

You must be aged 16-24 years old, and unemployed and claiming Universal Credit.

  • Excellent communication style (oral and written)
    Take initiative and have a fresh way of thinking about things
  • Desire to learn and grow
    Understand the value of anticipation and proactivity
  • Trends seeker (via reading, going out, etc) 
    Reliable and punctual
  • Love writing, editing, and proofreading 
  • Strong appetite for digital marketing and/or ecommerce
  • Creative writing skills 
  • Data driven with strong analytical skills
  • Experienced in producing effective and visual presentations
  • Approachable, can-do attitude
    Experience of running projects from start to completion
  • Strong natural curiosity and problem solving
  • Organised, multi-tasker, and detailed orientated
  • Flexible and able to adapt to changing priorities
  • A doer
  • Not afraid to get your hands dirty and be involved with anything and everything
  • Passion for sustainable fashion 
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft pack office: Excel, Power point, Word (or Google/Mac equivalent)

This programme is being delivered as part of the government’s Kickstart Scheme.

To be eligible to apply you must be aged 18 – 24 and claiming universal credit.

  • If interested please talk and inquire about this specific role to your job coach before the 10:00 am 11th of Oct

Read more about the Kickstart scheme here.

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