Careers at Liv-ex



Client Executive - Logistics

 

Liv-ex is an online, fine wine trading platform that provides a global marketplace for over 400 wine merchants to buy and sell wine. An exciting vacancy has arisen in their Logistics arm – Vine – for an Account Manager. As the 2016 winners of the Supply Chain Initiative of the Year Award from The Drinks Business, Vine offers the successful candidate the opportunity to start or continue their career as part of a forward-thinking and thoroughly innovative branch of the wine trade.

The role is to be a trusted first point of contact for our clients worldwide dealing with daily questions and queries. Ideally at least ONE YEAR of experience in an office environment working with office technology (eg MS Office, Outlook and Excel) is desired, as are solid organisation, communication and problem-solving skills. We are a company with a very international outlook, so language abilities (particularly French and Mandarin) are also desirable. Any experience in the wine trade and Logistics would be useful, but we are interested in meeting a range of candidates; if you think you could become a valuable member of the team, we would like to hear from you.

Salary negotiable. Based in in Battersea. Permenant.
BUPA/ life/ income protection cover.

To apply, or for further information, please email Lana Jeffers.

 



Marketing Assistant

 

Founded in 1999, Liv-ex created the first on-line trading exchange. It is the leading source of independent market data and has transformed storage, distribution and settlement of fine wine.

Liv-ex is looking for an enthusiastic, highly literate and digital media savvy Marketing Assistant. The successful candidate will be a key part of the marketing team, responsible for writing copy and bringing various materials to production. They will also play a key role in developing and executing company-wide marketing, branding, PR and social media plans and activities. This is an exciting opportunity to make a difference in a high-pace entrepreneurial environment.

The ideal candidate will have a keen interest in digital media and is likely to be in or looking for their first role. High-level writing and proofreading skills are essential, as is an analytical mind and the ability to produce compelling stories. Very good IT skills needed. Knowledge of html and other web technologies would also be an advantage. High energy levels are essential here as is strong self-motivation.

Tasks:

  • Email marketing: Design and produce email updates for members and subscribers using Mail Chimp; list management.
  • Website content: Ensure that Liv-ex websites are kept up-to-date; contribute to the development of new website content.
  • Social media: Co-ordinate social media activities across various platforms.
  • Proofreading and subediting; monitoring the Liv-ex brand and corporate identity.
  • Media monitoring
  • Monitor and report on the impact of digital marketing communications including blogs, emails and social media.
  • Day-to-day marketing tasks and activities as required

 

Key qualities/skills:

  • Educated to degree level
  • Excellent written and spoken English including good proofreading skills and strong attention to detail
  • Strong communicator able to present complex ideas clearly and simply
  • Copywriting and/or article writing experience desirable
  • Interest in/understanding of digital media
  • Competent in MS office
  • An interest in learning about wine and the fine wine market

 

Remuneration

Salary £23k. BUPA/ life/ income protection cover. Based in Battersea. Permenant.

To apply, or for further information, please email Lana Jeffers.