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About Escentual:

Escentual provides its worldwide customers luxurious beauty products in the fast-moving world of e-retail. We’re seriously passionate about creating an enhanced customer experience, with incredible service, innovation with integrity at the heart of everything we do.

Although the Company grows year on year it still has that family feel for all its employees. We often have an 'all hands-on deck' approach to project development, where everyone’s opinions are valued as we are all purchasers of beauty products! Due to this we all work collaboratively, there’s a great team spirit and we actively seek out your ideas on innovation! You will be part of a very passionate team with the autonomy and influence to really see how your role personally impacts the business.

We look for talented, creative and highly motivated individuals to join our hardworking team in Cardiff. In return for your hard work and commitment, we offer excellent career progression, staff discounts and the opportunity of being part of an exceptional team!

Available jobs:

Full Stack Developer

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We are looking for a skilled Full Stack Developer, who is able to become a key member of a growing and multi-skilled team and be part of Escentual’s exciting future. You must have a thorough knowledge of the typical PHP stack, and be eager to learn and develop your skills in this area. Reporting to the Head of Development, you will work together to introduce brand new features, and provide critical maintenance to a stack that relies heavily upon engagement and efficiency. You’ll have the opportunity to learn new tech and be encouraged to innovate to ensure our technical stack can scale and remain efficient.

Closing Date: Thu, 10 May 2018

Salary Range: circa £30,000 - £35,000 dependent on experience

Location: Cardiff, Wales

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Who you will work for and with

  • You will report to the Head of Development
  • You will be part of the Development Team

What you’ll do

  • Deliver development solutions using best practices and provide input on continually improving those practices
  • Build features across our multi-faceted technical stack, featuring both in-house and customer-facing systems.
  • Maintain our systems and provide technical support to ensure optimum stability, security and efficiency.
  • Be an active part of a quickly growing team, through code reviews and supporting other team members in their endeavours.
  • Be willing to think outside the box to provide solutions to common problems found across our codebase.
  • Work within an Agile development process.
  • Learn new technologies and continuously stay ahead in existing technologies
  • Able to work collaboratively in delivering technical excellence

What you’ll need: Skills & Behaviours

  • Excellent knowledge of PHP5, JavaScript, HTML, SQL and Object Oriented Programming.
  • Experience with any of the following frameworks: Zend, CakePHP, Symfony, or Laravel.
  • Practical knowledge of design patterns.
  • Experience using version control in a collaborative coding environment.
  • Self-motivated, eager to learn and develop their skills.
  • Working knowledge of a wide variety of PHP systems.
  • Able to take a sparse specification and build it out
  • Able to take ownership of parts of the system and take the lead on development
  • Have the ability to adapt, provide ideas and present creative solutions to problems
  • Experience of working in a team, coaching and advising team members
  • facilitating communication between parties collaborating across multiple projects.
  • Experience working with Magento is not a firm requirement but will be an advantage to your application.
  • Relish the opportunity to learn, maintain and develop our existing system.

Our Social Media

We are on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram… why not follow us to get a feel of who we are!

Escentual on Twitter

Escentual on Facebook

Escentual on Instagram

Escentual on LinkedIn

 

Social proof badge/awards

Online Retail Awards 2011 – Best Beauty, Perfume and Cosmetics Retailer

FIFI Awards 2012 Nominated for Retailer of the Year

Wales SME Business Awards 2017 – Online Business of the Year

 


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Coordinating Assistant

We currently have an opening on our team for a motivated, organized and enthusiastic individual to become our new Coordinating Assistant. This role will involve accurately recording and coordinating large amounts of information, maintaining fantastic relationships with the marketing and brand teams of the UK’s leading beauty brands, and maximising internal communication between all teams in the business.

Salary Range:Salary: £17,500* per annum

Location: Cardiff, Wales

Please email your Cover Letter and CV to join.us@escentual.com to apply.

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Who you will work for and with

  • You will report to the Senior Management Team
  • You will be part of the Merchandising Team

What you’ll do

  • Planning and booking meetings with suppliers
  • Maintaining accurate records and chasing up on action points
  • Coordinating requests from our brand partners
  • Keeping a detailed day by day calendar of planned product launches, activities and promotions
  • Requesting assets and information from brand partners and then digitally storing all files in a logical and organised manner
  • Creating, maintaining and managing a centralised repository for all required information
  • Organising information, files, images, assets and other data sent by various members of the team at Escentual and our external contacts via email, by telephone, in person, on paper, by file transfer etc.

What you’ll need: Skills & Behaviours

  • This role will very much suit an individual with an incredible eye for detail
  • You will be able to develop, implement and maintain new processes and procedures
  • Communication must be exemplary both in person and via email, as you’ll be liaising with key stakeholders on a daily basis
  • An interest in the beauty industry is highly beneficial

Our Social Media

We are on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram… why not follow us to get a feel of who we are!

Escentual on Twitter

Escentual on Facebook

Escentual on Instagram

Escentual on LinkedIn

 

Social proof badge/awards

Online Retail Awards 2011 – Best Beauty, Perfume and Cosmetics Retailer

FIFI Awards 2012 Nominated for Retailer of the Year

Wales SME Business Awards 2017 – Online Business of the Year

 


Please email your Cover Letter and CV to join.us@escentual.com to apply.
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