Office Administrator - Solent Beds and Sofas Ltd

Salary: Competitive
Contract Term: Permanent
Contract Type: Full time
Location: Lake
Posted on 13 June 2018
Closing Date: 25/06/2018
Job Start Date: ASAP

Customer Service / General Office / Retail / Sales & Marketing

Due to rapid expansion, a fantastic opportunity is available for an Office Administrator to join a well-established independent Furniture retailer on the Isle of Wight.

As Office Administrator you will work in close liaison with the Operations Manager. You will assist in ensuring that products appear in the right store or website at the appropriate time and correct positioning and quantities. Your main duties and responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to:

  • Maintaining and updating the company websites and stores including amending existing product information such as specification, pictures and descriptions
  • Adding new products to the websites involving the use of photography/CGI, gathering specification and technical information of the product and uploading all relevant information onto the admin system
  • Creating dimension diagrams to be used on each product
  • Discontinuing products that are no longer available for sale
  • Creating new website categories for products sales
  • Performing basic on page search engine optimisation through standard best practice
  • Maintaining a comprehensive library of appropriate data
  • Working closely on visual display with relevant parties to decide how products should be displayed to maximise sales

To be considered for the Merchandising Administrator position, previous experience in a similar role would be advantageous. Some key attributes include:

  • Good understanding of website Content Management Systems with a methodical approach to updating products online
  • Sound decision making skills and the ability to plan and prioritise
  • Excellent communication and copywriting skills
  • Capability to work well as part of a team and to build and maintain effective working relationships with a range of people


In return for your hard work and commitment we offer:

  • 28 days holiday, including bank holidays
  • Staff discount on our products
  • Contributory pension scheme

Please apply below, with an up to date CV and a covering letter detailing your previous experience and why you're right for the role to

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Solent Beds and Sofas Ltd

Solent Beds and Sofas Ltd

Independent Furniture Retailer

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