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In-Store Product Advisor - Weekends

OptiBac Probiotics are looking to recruit an In-Store Product Advisor to support some of our top accounts in London. This role is for week-ends only, although occasional work during the week may be required.

Location: to be based in London.

Company Description
Wren Laboratories is a family-run business based in Weyhill, near Andover, Hampshire. We specialise entirely in probiotic supplements and produce the OptiBac Probiotics range, which is extremely well researched and targets individual health conditions and needs. The range is primarily sold to independent health food shops and pharmacies in the UK, and in select international countries, as well as direct to individual consumers via our online shop. The OptiBac Probiotics team could be described as close-knit, enthusiastic, mutually supportive and dedicated.

Job Description

  • Advise about our products to the consumer in an in-store situation, mainly in health food shops
  • Write notes after each visit
  • Support and communicate with the London Sales Team
  • Report directly to the London Sales Team Leader
  • Occasional participation in consumer shows
  • Occasional travel to the head office in Hampshire
  • Manage own admin and expenses

Qualifications

  • A Degree or Diploma in a relevant complementary healthcare discipline (e.g.: Nutrition, Nutritional Therapy, Naturopathy, Herbalism, etc.…) or being a student in the Nutrition field is advantageous.

Qualities & Experience

Essential:

  • Significant experience in sales and customer service
  • Self-motivated, hardworking and sales driven

Advantageous:

  • Experience as a Sales Representative
  • Experience in the Health Foods Industry
  • Good understanding of probiotics and prebiotics

Hours, Salary, Start date

  • 16 hours per week (Saturday and Sunday)
  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications
  • As soon as possible

To apply

Please send your CV, alongside your availability and salary expectations to optibaclondonjob@wrenlabs.com

NB: Applicants who are not available to work week-ends will not be considered.

Deadline for applications – 13th January 2020. Applications received after this date may not be considered.

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Office Cleaner

Location: to be based in Andover

Company Description

Wren Laboratories is a family-run business based near Andover, Hampshire. It produces a range of health supplements called ‘OptiBac Probiotics’. The company is committed to producing high-quality products, providing excellent customer service and achieving a vibrant, inspiring workplace. We care about the wellbeing, comfort and happiness of our team, constantly reminding employees of our mission and ethos.

Overview

The primary function of this role is to carry out various cleaning activities in the offices and meeting rooms, to a high standard of cleanliness.

Tasks & Responsibilities

The role is varied and tasks include the following:

  • Polishing all desks, filing cabinets and units.
  • Anti-bac wipe all chair handles, keyboards and telephones
  • Polish window ledges
  • Anti-bac, polish and lightly hoover both treadmills
  • Empty both recycling and general waste bins, replacing bin liners where needed
  • Clear shelving units, polish and replace items
  • Anti-bac and polish stair hand rails
  • Vacuum the office space and meeting rooms, including skirting boards
  • Empty the shredding machine and dispose of the contents
  • Vacuum under floor mats
  • Vacuum all chair seats
  • Anti-bac light switches and water- cooler
  • Check for cob-webs
  • Check cleaning products stock level
  • Notify management of any repairs required

Qualities

  • Driven, hardworking and self-motivated
  • Confidentiality, discretion and dependability essential
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently but also as part of a team
  • Ability to be proactive 
  • Trustworthy

Essential Experience

  • Previous office cleaning roles
  • Key holder experience

Qualifications

  • COSH training preferred but not essential

Hours, Salary & Start date

  • Permanent position, part time
  • Monday to Friday 5.30 pm to 7.30 pm (10 hours per week)
  • Immediate start in January 2020
  • Living wage foundation hourly rate of pay
  • Ability to commute to Weyhill daily essential
  • Ability to work additional hours for holiday cover

To apply

Please send a CV and covering letter stating why you think you would be suitable for the role to: debbie@wrenlabs.com

We take data protection seriously. In submitting your application for this role you will be sending us your personal data. We will need to process your personal data in order to consider your application. Our Applicant Privacy Notice sets out the basis on which we will process the personal data that you provide to us with your application and explains your rights. Please read it carefully.

The deadline for applications is Friday 24th January 2020. Applications sent after this date may not be reviewed. We cannot guarantee a response to all candidates. We may start interviewing as soon as we received applications so please apply as early as possible.

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To ensure there are no suggestions of impropriety with regards to conflict of interest with our stockists and their former employees, we ask that applicants have at least a 3-month break of employment with any companies we supply to before joining our company, we would invite you to apply after this period.

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