Lillicoco is an antique jewellery ecommerce business founded in 2016 and has quickly become one of the most reputable sellers of antique and vintage jewellery online. Their collective ambition is to become the largest and most trusted online antique jewellery store in the world. Growth has continued unabated throughout 2021 and excitingly it is envisaged that this hiring trend for the best talent will continue to gain momentum.
The immediate requirement is for a management calibre Antique Jewellery Expert (Buyer – valuer – marketeer) who can quickly add value to the continuing slickness of their overall operation.
An important aspect will be accompanying the Directors/going solo to auctions, trade events and other opportunities that present themselves to value and buy in appropriate stock able to generate pre-agreed indices of trading margin.
You’re able upon your trip return (as travelling will be required and supported) to fluently describe and appraise all objects bought, bringing to the fore with your associate colleagues how best to onwards market every special piece.
There are interestingly many aspects of how this business uniquely intends to communicate with their many eager purchasers. It is felt that communicationally your expertise could help educate, inspire, and even encourage wider appreciation of the rich heritage of jewellery manufacturing through frequent press releases, blogs, or participation in the company’s own academia presence.
It would be essential that this individual has already acquired a good generalist day-to-day knowledge of all aspects of antique vintage jewellery.
You may possess recognised trade accreditations in gemstone and jewellery evaluation but as important is your time served acquiring knowledge that enables accuracy, product understanding and appreciation of re-sale potential time after time.
There must be a familiarity on what restoration and repairs may be required for bought for sale items and an ability to assess and quality control returned pieces before the wider market have access to buy
It would be advantageous if this appointee can demonstrate degrees of leadership and examples where projects have been undertaken. From initiating a new commercial concept across to becoming a live initiative which then delivers ever greater control be it how we liaise with third party suppliers or indeed the ever-improved effectiveness and efficiency of the businesses.
There is plenty of opportunity for your industry pedigree to make its mark – joining today may be the career association that you have long dreamt would be that perfect placement but never believed it existed – here it is… To apply please forward your CV direct to Jolyon