Careers

SENIOR RETAIL SALES CONSULTANT - FULL or PART-TIME

We’re on the hunt for an experienced, organised and creative Retail Sales Consultants.

We are looking for someone motivated who will be a dynamic addition to our team while meeting sales targets and providing excellent customer service.

A full or part time role with Republic Home offers a variety of responsibilities and opportunities. We need someone who is team player, self-driven and outgoing with an engaging personality, who is proactive and willing to learn.

You will have the opportunity to express your creative interior design flare with an opportunity to merchandise the showroom if you have skills in this area.

Our ideal candidate will have:

- Sales experience in luxury furniture and homewares retail
- Superior customer service experience
- Interior design flare
- Excellent communication skills
- Organisational skills
- Computer literacy
- Prioritisation and time management skills

Key responsibilities include:

- Meeting sales targets
- Coordinating post-sales customer service
- Merchandising the store
- Managing store stock movements & admin

You will also need to be able to work flexible hours, including weekends.

Don't miss this amazing opportunity to be part of a unique brand in home fashion.

We look forward to hearing from you.  

Please email your CV and cover letter to David & Ingrid at david@republichome.com

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CONTENT CREATOR

We are looking for a Content Creator to produce high quality images of furniture and home furnishings, and write and publish various content for Republic Home’s social media posts, web pages, blogs, advertising & promotional initiatives, and emailers to customers.

To be successful in this role, you should have experience with digital publishing and generating traffic and leads for new business. Please share samples of your work (portfolio or links to published articles) along with your application.

Ultimately, you will help us reach our target audience by delivering both useful and appealing online images and information about our company and products.

Responsibilities:

  • Schedule and organise photoshoots, and style photoshoot displays

  • Develop on brand, fit-for-purpose, high quality and engaging photography and videography resources that will be used across social media, website, digital advertising and marketing collateral

  • Create GIFs, social media images and live shoot social media videos

  • Edit photos and video content for social media channels & other purposes

  • Research competitors and other furniture & homewares / interiors companies showcasing their products online, on social media and in catalogs to stay on trend with latest photo styling techniques

  • Develop social media and content plans and manage social media accounts - Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest - and post content and stories each week

  • Work with internal teams to gather materials/ information for social media postings

  • Identify & collaborate with social media influencers

  • Keep abreast of social media trends and implement best practices

  • Update web content

  • Analyse FB/ insta insights, impressions etc. what to post and when to post

  • Promote content on social networks and monitor engagement (e.g. comments and shares)

You will have experience in:

  • Developing and managing social media campaigns across channels such as Instagram, Facebook & Pinterest

  • Photography and creating/editing images, using packages such as Adobe Photoshop

  • Video production, including filming, editing and delivering via channels such as YouTube

  • Copy writing for social media posts

  • Understanding social media analytics and metrics, their importance and how to monitor, evaluate & manage them

Along with a passion for interiors you will probably have a degree in photography, design, art, marketing or similar discipline.

Don't miss this amazing opportunity to be part of a unique brand in home fashion.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Please email your CV and cover letter to David & Ingrid at david@republichome.com.

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DIGITAL MARKETING EXECUTIVE

We are seeking an experienced digital marketer responsible for all aspects of digital marketing, to develop, implement and optimise our eCommerce and online business. Your focus will be on delivering results that engage our customers, increase sales and brand awareness not only online, but to also direct customers for an in-store experience.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop marketing strategies and create monthly/weekly plans & schedules to maximise brand visibility and company growth, and liaise with the Sales team to assist them to maximise and achieve sales targets, and Content Creator to ensure plans successfully implemented to raise brand awareness.
  • Lead and ensure all digital projects align with strategic objectives and brand positioning.
  • Plan and manage digital marketing tools, online media channels, including content creation, design and copywriting, in collaboration with Content Creator.
  • Leverage customer insights, data and feedback, and survey customer satisfaction to further develop communications strategies.
  • Manage website content and website enhancements.
  • Develop and manage weekly EDM and blogs for retail customers
  • Develop EDMs / content for B2B customers, and online/offline media
  • Manage leads and enquiries from EDMs, website and social media.
  • Plan and manage Google & Social Media Ads, SEO/SEM and other online promotional activity.
  • Develop and monitor online metrics and provide monthly reporting to Owners/GM.
  • Maintain knowledge about market environment, identify business opportunities, analyse competitor activity, and report on market trends & customer needs. 

QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  • Proven successful experience in a digital marketing role
  • Ability to work independently and report to remote Owners
  • Strong organisational skills with ability to organise marketing plans through strong analytical skills and insights
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and handle challenging situations
  • Driven, highly motivated and passionate about marketing and interiors
  • Copy writing skills with high level of attention to detail including spelling, grammar, and punctuation
  • Strong IT skills, and proficiency in Adobe programmes, website/eCommerce plafforms, social media platforms and email newsletter programmes.
  • A passion for Interiors
  • At least a Bachelor's, Masters or Post-graduate Degree in Marketing or equivalent
  • At least 3 years digital marketing work experience in the interiors industry or a related field
  • eCommerce and website content management experience (e.g. shopify)
  • Email newsletter development experience (e.g. mailchimp)

Don't miss this amazing opportunity to be part of a unique brand in home fashion.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Please email your CV and cover letter to David & Ingrid at david@republichome.com.

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Warehouse Assistant - Full-time position

Republic Home is a long-established and growing retail furniture and homewares business, and we're now looking for a committed, experienced, and energetic warehouse assistant to join our warehousing team. This role will report directly to the Warehouse & Logistics Manager.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Assisting in providing a 'white glove' delivery service to Auckland Central customers.
  • Receiving and unloading furniture containers & moving furniture in the warehouse, while verifying accuracy of shipments and inspection for damages loss, or defects.
  • Assisting in day-to day deliveries between the warehouse and showrooms, and moving furniture in showrooms.
  • Keeping stock control systems up to date and make sure inventories are accurate, by undertaking regular stock-takes.
  • Ensuring highest standards are achieved in inspection of goods before delivery to customers.
  • Assembling and processing product for preparation of deliveries.
  • Providing assistance to customers with product pick-ups, including loading and unloading.
  • Maintaining product, tools, equipment, and work area in a clean, orderly and according to H&S standards.
  • Wrapping / packaging furniture items for cross-country deliveries or storage in warehouse.
  • Adhering to all standard operating procedures and ensure daily/weekly/monthly performance levels are achieved.

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Minimum 2 years’ warehouse experience (ideally with furniture business)
  • Ability to lift heavy furniture (using proper lifting techniques)
  • Clean driving license
  • Computer literacy
  • Strong attention to detail and excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Ability to read, understand, and follow oral and written instructions
  • Ability to work independently and with a team in a fast paced environment
  • Clean, neat, and professional appearance (for customer deliveries)
  • Ability to serve customers with a high level of courtesy
  • Apply troubleshooting abilities to solve potential customer service issues

You will also need to be able to work flexible hours, including occasional Saturdays, if it's necessarry.

If you feel you meet these criteria then please send your CV and cover letter now to david@republichome.com.