Careers

We are always on the look out for talented people.

If you would like to work for David Austin Roses please send your CV through to recruitment@davidaustinroses.co.uk

 

Current Vacancies

 

Content Creator

Working on site at David Austin Roses, you will produce content ideas and shoot + edit across film and stills. Working to modernise how the brand is seen, experienced and engaged with across channels, your role will be to drive videos to use as a communication tool.

The role:

  • You will work into the Head of Marketing to understand and execute a wider content strategy.
  • Provide the marketing team with footage and stills that will drive engagement across new and existing platforms.
  • Handle the hardware required for content capture, from a calibration and maintenance perspective.
  • Be creative enough to drive reactive content ideas, from concept through to fulfillment, quickly and on message.
  • Have a deep understanding of where to use video to drive engagement, working with the social team to explore untapped channels.
  • If you can add some design to your work, then great, Adobe CS suite or After Effects skills would be a huge bonus.
  • You will be a trouble shooter of sorts, supporting the marketing operation with setup, lighting, audio support and editing on an adhoc basis.

Ideally, you will be:

  • A confident creative with ideas but, also, the technical nous to know how to get the shot, in as few takes as possible.
  • Have a strong commercial grasp of video editing software (open to which one!)
  • Understand hardware; its uses, when to use specific equipment, and engage with the on-going maintenance of said equipment.
  • Confident - You’ll be out there engaging with different people within the brand, putting them at ease, shooting them. You’ll be a natural with people.
  • Organised, you’re used to archiving and managing footage / stills with an eye on how they might be used in the future.
  • Passionate about owning how video can be a huge communication tool for David Austin Roses.

The role is suited to someone with some commercial experience, that can come from a sandwich course at University or equally out there in the industry. We’re open to your background and what you have shot and edited in the past; it could be weddings, automotive, ecommerce – you name it.

To apply please send your CV and reel through to recruitment@davidaustinroses.co.uk

 

Social Media Manager

A role for an ambitious Community Manager / Social Media Manager to implement a newly formed social strategy across channels. A chance to be part of making this much loved global brand, and its fans, into an online community.

The role:

  • You will be executing a new social strategy across all major social channels.
  • Working opposite a content creator, your role will be to conceptualise how to increase engagement, in the form of beautiful moving image.
  • Content ideation and a chance to be strategic within the confines of this new over-arching strategy will be chief among your main priorities.
  • Publishing and responding to all key commentary across social.
  • Managing influencer relationships and outreach.
  • You will also, manage activity and metrics via Sprout Social and Tailwind.
  • Being responsible for implementing a variety of paid campaigns.

You will be:

  • An experienced Social Media / Community Manager.
  • Very comfortable with the big 3 platforms and be able to point to experience managing and delivering across them.
  • Interested and have some experience with Pinterest.
  • A brilliant wordsmith and used to crafting copy across social for brands.
  • Have a proven history and experience in making great content.
  • Experienced with influencer outreach.
  • Creative but be able to follow a fully formed social strategy.
  • Understanding of the luxury / premium landscape with some commercial experience working with one or several brands in the past.

To apply please send your CV and reel through to recruitment@davidaustinroses.co.uk