Careers

Alex Begg currently employ over 100 people in a wide variety of areas, such as Weaving, Mending, Warehouse, Finance, Marketing and Design. We have a great team who have generations of knowledge and experience, they truly are the key to our continued success.  Our People live our values:

  • Quality: We create products that are best in class. Quality is the foundation for everything we do.
  • Passion: We have pride and believe in what we do. We strive to be the best.
  • Craftsmanship: We use our insight, knowledge, skills and experience to create our products.
  • Integrity: We act fairly, responsibly and with honesty in all that we do.
  • Working Together: We build relationships for mutual long term benefit with customers, colleagues, suppliers, our community and our environment.

We are keen to hear from candidates with the attitude and energy that reflects our values. In return we can offer you a fulfilling career with a growing company that you can be proud to work for. Surrounded by a great team, we can share our experiences to develop your skills in premium textiles manufacturing.

Current vacancies are detailed below, to apply, please send a Job Application to  recruitment@moorbrooktextiles.com, unless you are informed otherwise on the advert. Please note that due to the high volume of applications received we are unable to respond to unsuccessful applications.

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Account Manager

Loom Tuners & Other Experienced Textile Operatives

We are always happy to hear from people with experience in textiles who would be interested in finding out more about working with us. If you have strong experience in textiles then please do not hesitate to contact us at recruitment@moorbrooktextiles.com, or call 01292 267 615 and ask to talk to HR

eCommerce Executive

Currently in an exciting phase of International growth, Begg & Co are looking for an enthusiastic & driven eCommerce Executive to join our growing Marketing team. This is a rare opportunity for a passionate eCommerce Executive looking to join a growing luxury accessories brand, based on the West Coast of Scotland.

As the business enters an exciting period of online transformation, this is the perfect challenge for someone with a creative flair, entrepreneurial spirit and tenacity to make a business their own, with the added benefit of having modern tools and being a part of a growing team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Create and maintain eCommerce calendar to achieve sales targets
  • Conduct weekly site walks and analyse product and category performance to ensure that ‘value added’ sales opportunities are recognised and implemented
  • Prepare and present weekly sales reports and analysis Vs targets
  • With an SEO mindset, oversee content creation for PDPs & category pages
  • Manage online launches, in line with the global marketing calendar
  • Organise and manage photoshoots for online catalogue
  • Manage all inventory & content uploads via Magento CMS
  • Ensure product stock levels and prices are up to date on all channels at all times.
  • Maintain high quality standards on merchandising of products across all online channels, providing feedback as necessary to the wider team
  • Manage any direct eCommerce advertising eg PPC, EDM
  • Manage all online customer service channels, including email & live chat
  • Make recommendations for any new plug-ins to help drive sales & rankings (eg product reviews)
  • Manage & coordinate online portal & development agencies
  • Manage third party product feeds and content for retail partner sites

Personal Skills

  • Between 2-3 years of eCommerce experience is preferred
  • Proven track record of meeting sales targets and driving growth online (experience within luxury fashion industry is preferred)
  • Strong understanding of site merchandising principles
  • Previous experience of using Google products, including Analytics, Adwords & Trends
  • Previous experience with Magento or other relevant global CMS
  • Previous experience with DotMailer or any other relevant CRM platform
  • Dedication to constant self development with a desire to ‘learn through doing’
  • Outstanding planning, organisational and prioritisation skills.
  • Strong relationship building and interpersonal skills with a team player mentality and a general positive approach to all elements of the role.
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal) and high attention to detail.

To apply for this position, please should submit your CV and covering letter to recruitment@alex-begg.co.uk by Friday 25th January 2019.

ACCOUNT MANAGER

We currently have a vacancy for an experienced Account Manager.

In this role you will be responsible for the close management of several key customer accounts. You will help to develop and implement a targeted growth plan, increasing sales with our current clients, identifying other business opportunities and winning new accounts.

In close collaboration with all departments within our weaving mill, you will oversee our luxury clients’ bespoke woven accessories projects as they progress through each department. Clear communication, both with colleagues and clients, is a must.

This role will suit someone who is:

  • Proactive, energetic and driven
  • Highly organised
  • A creative thinker
  • Positive about tackling problems
  • Willing to collaborate openly, demonstrating good communication skills
  • Able to influence and build rapport

You will handle the customer service and certain administrative tasks relating to your key clients, so solid computer skills are essential.

Reporting to the Design and Sales Director, this full-time role is based at our mill in Ayr and involves international travel, sometimes at short notice.

Our ideal candidate:

  • Has a sales track record
  • Has a degree-level qualification
  • Has previous experience in the fashion and textiles industry

We would also consider candidates with a woven textile design background who are looking to move into sales and can demonstrate a strong commercial awareness.

If you would like to apply for this position, then please submit your CV and covering letter to recruitment@alex-begg.co.uk along with a statement detailing why you are suitable for the role.

Closing Date: Thursday 31st January 2019

Account Manager

Loom Tuners & Other Experienced Textile Operatives

We are always happy to hear from people with experience in textiles who would be interested in finding out more about working with us. If you have strong experience in textiles then please do not hesitate to contact us at recruitment@moorbrooktextiles.com, or call 01292 267 615 and ask to talk to HR

eCommerce Executive

Currently in an exciting phase of International growth, Begg & Co are looking for an enthusiastic & driven eCommerce Executive to join our growing Marketing team. This is a rare opportunity for a passionate eCommerce Executive looking to join a growing luxury accessories brand, based on the West Coast of Scotland.

As the business enters an exciting period of online transformation, this is the perfect challenge for someone with a creative flair, entrepreneurial spirit and tenacity to make a business their own, with the added benefit of having modern tools and being a part of a growing team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Create and maintain eCommerce calendar to achieve sales targets
  • Conduct weekly site walks and analyse product and category performance to ensure that ‘value added’ sales opportunities are recognised and implemented
  • Prepare and present weekly sales reports and analysis Vs targets
  • With an SEO mindset, oversee content creation for PDPs & category pages
  • Manage online launches, in line with the global marketing calendar
  • Organise and manage photoshoots for online catalogue
  • Manage all inventory & content uploads via Magento CMS
  • Ensure product stock levels and prices are up to date on all channels at all times.
  • Maintain high quality standards on merchandising of products across all online channels, providing feedback as necessary to the wider team
  • Manage any direct eCommerce advertising eg PPC, EDM
  • Manage all online customer service channels, including email & live chat
  • Make recommendations for any new plug-ins to help drive sales & rankings (eg product reviews)
  • Manage & coordinate online portal & development agencies
  • Manage third party product feeds and content for retail partner sites

Personal Skills

  • Between 2-3 years of eCommerce experience is preferred
  • Proven track record of meeting sales targets and driving growth online (experience within luxury fashion industry is preferred)
  • Strong understanding of site merchandising principles
  • Previous experience of using Google products, including Analytics, Adwords & Trends
  • Previous experience with Magento or other relevant global CMS
  • Previous experience with DotMailer or any other relevant CRM platform
  • Dedication to constant self development with a desire to ‘learn through doing’
  • Outstanding planning, organisational and prioritisation skills.
  • Strong relationship building and interpersonal skills with a team player mentality and a general positive approach to all elements of the role.
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal) and high attention to detail.

To apply for this position, please should submit your CV and covering letter to recruitment@alex-begg.co.uk by Friday 25th January 2019.

Account Manager

We currently have a vacancy for an experienced Account Manager.

In this role you will be responsible for the close management of several key customer accounts. You will help to develop and implement a targeted growth plan, increasing sales with our current clients, identifying other business opportunities and winning new accounts.

In close collaboration with all departments within our weaving mill, you will oversee our luxury clients’ bespoke woven accessories projects as they progress through each department. Clear communication, both with colleagues and clients, is a must.

This role will suit someone who is:

  • Proactive, energetic and driven
  • Highly organised
  • A creative thinker
  • Positive about tackling problems
  • Willing to collaborate openly, demonstrating good communication skills
  • Able to influence and build rapport

You will handle the customer service and certain administrative tasks relating to your key clients, so solid computer skills are essential.

Reporting to the Design and Sales Director, this full-time role is based at our mill in Ayr and involves international travel, sometimes at short notice.

Our ideal candidate:

  • Has a sales track record
  • Has a degree-level qualification
  • Has previous experience in the fashion and textiles industry

We would also consider candidates with a woven textile design background who are looking to move into sales and can demonstrate a strong commercial awareness.

If you would like to apply for this position, then please submit your CV and covering letter to recruitment@alex-begg.co.uk along with a statement detailing why you are suitable for the role.

Closing Date: Thursday 31st January 2019