Careers

 

At Hickeys we are dedicated to offering customers a great choice in fabric and home furnishings. Above all we enjoy providing a friendly and professional service that our customers really appreciate. If you think you have what it takes to thrive in a busy retail environment we want to hear from you.

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E-Commerce Manager

Reporting to: Managing Director

Location: Parkgate Street, Dublin 8.

Key Responsibilities

  • Formulating, implementing and delivering the eCommerce plan
  • Manage all on-site content including product content and product photography to drive increased site retention and conversion.
  • Ensure that all web content is accurate and customer-focused
  • Manage social media channels across all platforms
  • Content creation for the company's social media pages including the Company’s online blog.
  • Define, create and implement email strategies
  • Managing demand generation across all channels to include paid, organic, affiliate, social and email
  • Plan and execute online marketing campaigns using: Social Media, Email, Online Advertising 
  • Collaborate with the Merchandising and Buying departments to continually optimise product mix across the website.
  • Oversee the Order fulfilment
  • Provide customer service for online customers
  • Identify, test and optimise opportunities to improve on-site conversion and reduce cart abandonment
  • Reporting and analysis of eCommerce activity for senior management team on a regular basis.

Candidate Requirements:  

  • Digital Marketing qualification is desirable.
  • Strong digital background and understanding of website management and optimisation, eCommerce, SEO and SEM, email and social.
  • Merchandising skills combined with an ability to deliver consistent visual representation of the brand across the website.
  • Experience of Google Analytics and basic HTML coding is required. Experience of Magento and WordPress an advantage.
  • Strong analytical capability: able to interpret data quantitatively and qualitatively.
  • Commercially aware and astute
  • Customer and relationship focused
  • Fluent spoken and written English.
  • Ability to build relationships effectively across departments and within teams.

Interested candidates should email their CV to careers@hickeyfabrics.ie, before 10am on Monday 15th May 2017.

 

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Full Time Store Supervisor – Furnishing Department

We are currently recruiting for a Store Supervisor at Henry Street branch.

Specification:

Applicants will ideally have at least 3 years’ experience in a busy retail environment including:

  • A strong track record in retail selling.
  • A keen interest in homewares, interiors, soft furnishing and interior design.
  • Great communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent  administrative and organisational skills
  • Strong commercial awareness with a Customer Service approach.
  • Merchandising
  • People management

Duties:

  • Staff Management  - assisting the Store Manager with managing all staff issues including staff training and the rota.
  • Administration – assisting the Store Manager in the management of all cash including till lifts, banking, floats, invoice certification, collation and presentation of records for Head Office.
  • Customer Service – monitoring and improving service standards, complaint management, till procedures, telephone answering.
  • Store Management – monitoring the overall store to ensure high standards of signage, general housekeeping and hygiene, health & safety, security and store maintenance.
  • Merchandise – supporting stock ordering, stock levels, stock merchandising, product displays to ensure that Company Policy is maintained.
  • Other ad hoc duties as required

Applicants must be available to work weekends, evenings & bank holidays as required.

Please send a cv to henrystreet@hickeyfabrics.ie. Closing date for applications is Friday 19th May.

 

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Part-Time Sales Assistant

Fully Flexible, 10-37.5 hours

Home Focus, Unit 8 Wexford Retail Park            

We are now seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Sales Assistant to work in our Wexford Retail Park store. The ideal candidates will have:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a busy retail environment
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Energetic & enthusiastic
  • An interest in sewing/crafts and interiors

Applicants must be fully flexible and available to work weekends, evenings and bank holidays as required.

Qualified applicants can forward a CV to wexford@hickeyfabrics.ie