Work for Tinc

Creative Assistant

Corsham

Creative Assistant
Full time. Monday - Friday 9am-5pm

Tinc is a vibrant British children’s lifestyle brand that began its journey in 2011, opening our first store in Bath and launching a website soon after. Initially focused on stationery, the Tinc range has since expanded to encompass speakers, lighting and other lifestyle tech and we plan to be putting our characterful and iconic designs onto even more products through 2020 and beyond.

Now with our own web store plus a rapidly expanding wholesale operation, we are growing fast and on the lookout for enthusiastic and creative people to join us on our journey.

Here at Tinc our core principles are baked into everything we do…

Think – about our customers, our people and our brand

Inspire – our customers with our love of all things Tinc

Create – a unique story and a legacy of exceptional content & service

At Tinc, we believe it’s our people who make the company a success. Our people are our greatest asset and what really sets us apart .

We are currently recruiting for a Creative Assistant based in our Corsham Head Office, just outside of Bath. This is a full time permanent role, with the successful applicant generating cool content for 40 hours per week (Mon-Fri) for use on Facebook, Instagram and YouTube as well as in our stores and partner outlets.

So if you’re a savvy content creator looking for a new challenge and a great opportunity to take real ownership of something special then we want to hear from you!

About the role

  • Creating content (images, videos, stop-motion animated and written) across Instagram, Facebook, YouTube and stores
  • Surfacing, curating and recommunicating relevant and funky content from elsewhere on the web
  • Writing cool captions and copy across all content
  • Crafting exceptional GIFs
  • Scheduling content across all platforms
  • Reaching out to influencers and bloggers, supporting with collaborations and partnerships
  • Staying (and keeping the team here) up to date on the latest social media trends
  • Supporting and advising the wider team on design requirements for POS, web assets, print media and more besides

About you

  • An enthusiastic, optimistic and imaginative individual, who is passionate about working in the social media industry with a love for stylish, design-led products
  • Takes initiative and has a creative eye
  • Willingness to speak up and share ideas with confidence
  • Keen to work as a part of a small team with a lot of opportunity for development & growth
  • Competent in Photoshop (or similar) as well as video editing & GIF creation
  • Experience of stop motion or image based animation and captioning
  • Decent grasp of spelling & punctuation with excellent attention to detail and professional pride
  • Ability to prioritise and manage your time efficiently
  • Excellent organisational skills

How to Apply

If you think we're describing you here then we'd love to hear from you.

Please email careers@tinc.uk.com with the subject line 'Creative Assistant Vacancy', with your current CV, a covering note explaining why you are right for Tinc and right for this role and any portfolio of your work that you think we need to see (links to online examples are absolutely fine).

The second stage of the process will be to submit a video CV. If you would like to send this in at this initial stage you are encouraged to do so. In which case you should be aware that:

  • It should be brand appropriate for Tinc
  • It should communicate why you’re right for Tinc and for this role specifically
  • It should be submitted as a video file attached to an email
  • You should demonstrate an awareness of what's appropriate in terms of length, format, content and tone

Sales Assistant - Part Time (10 Hours)

Salcombe

Tinc – Think, Inspire, Create.

We are recruiting a Part Time Sales Assistant for our Salcombe store, this will be on a 10 hour rota-based contract but may increase over peak trading times. This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of a young British company.

  • Think – about our customers, our people and our brand
  • Inspire – our customers with our love of all things Tinc
  • Create – a unique store and a legacy of exceptional service

The successful applicant will have an outgoing personality with a passion for customer service and all things creative. We require our staff to have integrity, instinctiveness and a loyalty to deliver above and beyond in everything we do.

At Tinc, we believe it’s our people who make the company a success. Our people are our greatest asset and what defines us.

Sound like you? Email your CV and availability over to careers@tinc.uk.com

Sales Assistant - Part Time (35 Hours)

Salcombe

Tinc – Think, Inspire, Create.

Tinc is a vibrant British stationery company that began its journey in 2011, opening our first store in Bath. Now with nearly 20 stores, we are growing fast and on the lookout for enthusiastic and creative people to join us, this is a great time to get involved in our journey and join our expanding team.

We are recruiting a Part Time Sales Assistant for our Salcombe store, this will be on a 35 hour rota-based contract but may increase over peak trading times. This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of a young British company.

  • Think – about our customers, our people and our brand
  • Inspire – our customers with our love of all things Tinc 
  • Create – a unique store and a legacy of exceptional service

The successful applicant will have an outgoing personality with a passion for customer service and all things creative. We require our staff to have integrity, instinctiveness and a loyalty to deliver above and beyond in everything we do.

At Tinc, we believe it’s our people who make the company a success. Our people are our greatest asset and what defines us.

Sound like you? Email your CV and availability over to careers@tinc.uk.com

Interested?

So if you're passionate about retail and want to be part of our journey - check here to see what roles we have available.

We are always on the search for talented, inspirational and enthusiastic people to join us, both in our retail stores and at our head office in Wiltshire.

If this sounds like you, please email a covering letter and CV to careers@tinc.uk.com

Tinc – Think. Inspire. Create.