Expires soon Richemont

Editorial Assistant

  • Maidstone (Kent)
  • Community management

Job description

Since Watchfinder & Co. was first founded in 2002, it has grown to become the premier resource from which to buy and sell premium pre-owned watches. With thousands of watches available from more than 50 brands, including Rolex, Omega, IWC and more, plus boutiques across the UK and a manufacturer certified service centre, Watchfinder has established itself as the top pre-owned watch specialist.

The Creative Department at Watchfinder & Co. is looking for someone to fill the role of Editorial Assistant.

The ideal candidate will have a solid understanding of the English language, a passion for social media, be a self-motivated learner, and be able to work to deadlines under pressure. An interest in and knowledge of luxury watches is an advantage.

This role will provide the opportunity for someone to further a career in social media engagement and editorial copywriting with an industry-leading and fast-growing organisation. Watchfinder is a dynamic company undertaking exciting and varied projects and is the perfect environment to hone your craft.


Tasks will include:


Researching and writing copy for a variety of platforms including Instagram, Twitter and our blog

Some basic photography/videography

Researching and developing social media trends to increase engagement

Formatting, uploading and scheduling content using social media management systems

Proofreading and fact-checking


You will have


Editorial copywriting experience, with a passion for writing

A strong interest in social media engagement

Keen attention to detail

The ability to think creatively

Self-motivation for learning

Excellent organisation and communication skills


Beneficial but nonessential:


English language-related qualification

Experience in social media engagement

Experience with social media management systems

Photography experience

Knowledge of luxury watches

Familiarity with Adobe creative suite

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent