Manufacturing (Buyer) ManagerFull-time

We are AFLETE - Influencer Marketing Platform.

Over the last 2 years we have built a platform that allows influencers to sell their own brand of products. See more here > Aflete.com

We are going through an amazing growth phase and looking for an experienced Product Buyer to join and lead all manufacturing of products. Role would include managing current relationships and source new manufacturing partners.

This is a senior role and you would be part of the management team.

We are a small team with a hard working can do attitude who have achieved amazing results and are a profitable company with a great culture.

Based in the office - Bermondsey, London SE16 4DG. Full Time Position. No remote work. (relocating to new offices soon - Central London)

Essential Experience:

  • 3+ Years Experience of buying products from various manufacturers.
  • Produced 20+ different products.
  • A keen interest in consumer/ promotional products and an interest in quality assurance, ethical sourcing from manufacturers.
  • Export in negotiations, chasing and query resolution.
  • Understanding of product specifications, design and manufacturing as a whole.
  • Computer literacy with a high level of competence with spreadsheets, word-processing and production planning software.
  • Process driven

Main Duties

1 - Manufacturing of products

  • To liaise with the Influencer team to establish purchasing requirements.
  • Working with designers on creating tech packs, information needed for manufacturing
  • Pro-actively liaising with manufacturers
  • Interacting with manufacturers on a daily basis to resolve transactional issues and gather critical information: purchase orders, packing lists, tracking info, quotes, products specification, lead time
  • Liaise with freight forwarders to arrange goods in and goods out
  • 2 - Stock and Fulfillment

  • Ensuring timely delivery of goods and services to meet business requirements
  • Stock control (taking into account customer demand, price, quality and availability)
  • Forecasting Air- and Sea- shipments, liaising & negotiating quotations for Sea/Air-shipments with Freight Forwarding and Logistics Companies
  • Managing all deliveries and booking in with warehouse operatives
  • Barcoding/labelling
  • All product information passed onto warehouse manager and stock ready for various product launches
  • 3 - Sourcing new manufacturers

  • Sourcing manufacturers in different industries from Makeup, Skincare, technical fabrics to anything else
  • Be able to find companies, pitch and get samples produced
  • Constantly working on improving what we can offer influencers in terms of types of products
  • Researching different product types to understand the industries/products so we can create ranges for influencers
  • Perks:

    • Own PC/Mac setup
    • Free breakfast daily
    • Monthly team lunches
    • Equity Scheme
    • Growing company in the best industry

    Apply by sending CV, link to a portfolio and why this job is perfect for you.


    Marketing - Events ManagerFull-time

    We are AFLETE - Influencer Marketing Platform.

    Over the last 2 years we have built a platform that allows influencers to sell their own brand of products. See more here > Aflete.com

    We are going through an amazing growth phase and looking for an experienced events manager to join the Marketing Team. We are planning on starting regular events with influencers as marketing for our brand and looking for someone to lead this.

    This is a senior role and you would be part of the management team.

    We are a small team with a hard working can do attitude who have achieved amazing results and are a profitable company with a great culture.

    Based in the office - Bermondsey, London SE16 4DG. Full Time Position. No remote work. (relocating to new offices soon - Central London)

    Essential Experience:

    • 1+ Years Experience of arranging events in London
    • Excellent knowledge of London areas and spaces for events
    • Arranged 5+ events that were attended by people
    • Negotiating cheap rates for spaces and getting brands to sponsor events different products.
    • Creative eye for design and the ability to source decorations/furniture/props for events

    Main Duties

    1 - Small Influencer Events

  • We will be running small intimate ticketed events with influencers which will give people a chance to speak and learn from their favorite influencer/creator (across industries)
  • We also run pop-up shops where we sell influencer products
  • Finding event spaces across UK for these events
  • Arranging travel, hotels etc for influencers
  • Managing the event itself on the day, tickets, food, entertainment etc.
  • Liaising with content team for pictures, videos etc.
  • Get brands to sponsor events, freebies, discounts etc.
  • 2 - Exhibilitions / Conferences / Events

  • Sourcing the best events for us to attend
  • Working alongside the CEO and Business Development Manager and exhibiting across exhibition around the world
  • Attending conferences for speaking opportunities
  • Pitching at small events based around influencer marketing for business growth
  • Setting up small educational events for agencies and brands around influencer marketing
  • Perks:

    • Own PC/Mac setup
    • Free breakfast daily
    • Get to travel
    • Monthly team lunches
    • Equity Scheme
    • Growing company in the best industry

    Apply by sending CV, link to a portfolio and why this job is perfect for you.


    Digital Marketing Content ManagerFull-time

    We are AFLETE - Influencer Marketing Platform.

    Over the last 2 years we have built a platform that allows influencers to sell their own brand of products. See more here > Aflete.com

    We are going through an amazing growth phase and are about to launch a new platform for influencers that will allow them to completely grow and sell content themselves. To market this platform we are looking for an experienced digital marketing content export to help us create the best content to attract new users and grow the brand.

    We are a small team with a hard working can do attitude who have achieved amazing results and are a profitable company with a great culture.

    Based in the office - Bermondsey, London SE16 4DG. Full Time Position. No remote work. (relocating to new offices soon - Central London)

    Essential Experience:

    • 2+ Years Experience of working in a role based around content marketing
    • Experience of creating original content and publishing it through social on a large scale
    • Evidence of content strategy working with views, subscribers, leads and conversion etc.
    • Have a keen interest in digital marketing industry and knows who the main players are
    • Reaching out to content creators and have worked on projects with external talent and freelancers
    • Can organise and run content shoots

    Main Duties

    1 - Create and managing all content

  • You will be in charge of all content that is produced and shared on the platform and social media
  • Come up with content strategy for different social media channels, email marketing and webinars
  • Create and write the content plan and work with inhouse people and external influencers to create the content
  • Work with our Head of Content Creation to make sure content is produced to our internal needs
  • Making sure content is shared on time
  • Reviewing analytics etc.
  • 2 - Partnering with influencers/content creators

  • We want to create the best content which influencers can use to grow their own brand. From how to edit videos, instagram growth tactics, ads to managing finances. This involves finding people who are the best at creating this content and getting them to create content for our platform.
  • Getting in touch with them through email, social media, linkedin etc.
  • Preparing pitches (presentations), documents and getting them onboard
  • Manage the ongoing relationship
  • Perks:

    • Own PC/Mac setup
    • Free breakfast daily
    • Monthly team lunches
    • Equity Scheme
    • Growing company in the best industry

    Apply by sending CV, link to a portfolio and why this job is perfect for you.

    Apply.

    Apply by sending CV, link to a portfolio and why this job is perfect for you.