CURRENT VACANCIES AT ERIBÉ

ADMINISTRATION ASSISTANT

Eribé Knitwear is looking to recruit an enthusiastic Administration Assistant with a passion for organising, who can help us grow our business by supporting our small team and engaging with customers.  

The successful applicant will carry out various tasks and should be up for any challenge. This will involve administration, research and customer assistance.  You will be able to stand on your own two feet and be confident, using your creative skills to problem solve, with attention to detail in all areas.

Key Skills:

  • Excellent attention to detail and high level of accuracy
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • A passion for organisation
  • Competent in Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Ability to work in a team or independently as required
  • Excellent phone manner
  • Flexible and friendly
  • Thrive in a busy environment
  • Hard-working, can-do attitude to any task

    Full time: 37.5 hours per week

    Term:  An initial 3-month probation period, reviewed 12 months thereafter

    Salary: Dependent on experience

    Location base: Melrose, Scottish Borders

    How to apply: Please email a copy of your recent CV along with a covering letter to sonja@eribe.com
    Before applying, please ensure you meet all required criteria listed above.

    INTERNSHIPS AT ERIBÉ

    Interns at ERIBÉ can learn about the sales, production and design process of knitwear. You will be encouraged to develop personal skills within the textile industry, and have hands-on work experience in a wide variety of jobs: production, despatch, marketing, admin and design. See what our previous students thought - Students

    You will be encouraged to use your own initiative while working closely with all members of the team. Communication is very important. Some of the jobs may include:

    • Answering telephones/taking messages
    • Using information technology efficiently
    • Problem-solving
    • Counting/checking orders
    • Weighing yarn, measuring garments and accessories
    • Stock taking

    You are expected to carry out all duties efficiently and to a high standard, to comply with the regulations of the company and to uphold the image of the company through professional presentation and conduct. We take students on placement throughout the year. The minimum length of placement is three months. Salary: Unpaid

    If you are interested in an internship at ERIBÉ, please send your CV and covering letter to enquiries@eribe.com

    CURRENT VACANCY:

    Title: PRODUCTION AND DESIGN INTERN

    Line-Managers: Annabelle & Scott

    Role: Assisting the team in the organisation and production of the upcoming collections.

    We are looking for enthusiastic interns who are ready to get stuck into working within our busy knitwear team. This is an excellent opportunity to learn various new skills and get a great insight into the industry.

    You should have a particular interest in knitwear for the coming months. We are looking for someone outgoing and eager to learn with excellent organisational skills, office experience, a fast learner and a team player.

    It would be for three days a week minimum, we are flexible on start day but it would be for a minimum 10-week period. However, 16+ weeks would be ideal as you will get a consistent idea of how ERIBÉ works and develop your skills long-term. You will work across all areas of the business during your time here, and should be open to this. 

    Tasks will involve:

    • Product finishing - learning the process of garment production & quality control.
    • Organising new yarns - learning about different suppliers, costs, yarn minimums, counts and compositions.
    • Swatch knitting – learning how to develop ideas, explore new yarns and presenting these to the relevant person.
    • Source trims / fastenings – learning how to research different supply companies, costing.
    • Trend Research – gathering images and information, presenting mood boards.
    • Generally assisting the designers and production team with tasks.

    Skills required:

    • Strong attention to detail.
    • Good communication skills.
    • Intermediate Microsoft office skills – Word + Excel.
    • Basic Photoshop skills would be desirable.
    • Basic Photography skills would desirable.
    • Willingness to learn.
    • Flexible attitude.
    • Office experience.
    • Good hand finishing skills.

    Please email a covering letter and a current CV to scott@eribe.com or annabelle@eribe.com
    Please put Production & Design Intern Application in the subject line. Please also state your availability.