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Kickstart: Marketing & Showroom Assistant

London Living Wage £11.05 per hour
25 hours to be worked across 3 days a week including some Saturdays
Position Type
Part Time
Goldfinger HQ, Trellick Square 13-15 Golborne Road London, W10 5NY
Closing Date
Advert expires on


Main Duties


As part of the government’s Kickstart Scheme, we are looking for an energetic and organised team member who is passionate about marketing, retail, customer service and sustainability to join us for a period of at least 6 months.

With support and leadership from the Head of Retail & Creative, you will support us in marketing, helping deliver our social impact initiatives and the expansion of our retail platform.

Showroom and Retail-

  • Act as a brand ambassador for Goldfinger while working in the Goldfinger showroom and at pop-up events, with excellent brand awareness, product knowledge and customer service.
  • Supporting POP UP events online and in-person
  • Support the creation of in-store ‘happenings’ and collaborations
  • Help to maintain a fully-stocked store, checking in new retail deliveries via our stock control system.
  • Follow the opening and closing procedures of the retail and POP UP premise
  • Process retail transactions in-store including gift wrapping items as needed
  • Process retail transactions via our POP UPs, online store including packing and shipping
  • Contribute ideas for new retail brands and product ‘stories’


  • Provide administrative and project support for a variety of marketing activities
  • Assistance with the promotion of our brand through social media
  • Assist with the production of marketing materials and collateral
  • Contribute marketing ideas to the Goldfinger Brand
  • Conduct market and competitor research

Skills and Experience

Person specification:

Essential skills, experience and qualifications-

  • Some office or admin experience
  • Some customer service or front of house experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • Organised with attention to detail
  • Confidence working across IT suites including gmail, word, excel
  • Ability to work independently and as part of team
  • A willingness to learn and take on new challenges
  • Interest in retail and customer experience

Desirable skills, experience and qualifications-

  • Experience of working within the charitable / not for profit sector
  • Experience with using multiple software packages (Gsuite, Xero, Shopify, Podio, Adobe Creative Suite)
  • Photography and photo-editing
  • Graphic design