Careers At The Skin Nerd®

Below, you will find the jobs we have available at present at The Skin Nerd. If you are interested in any of the positions, please pop along your CV and a cover letter to careers@theskinnerd.com.

Successful candidates will be forwarded to Maria of BeautifulJobs, the expert in finding the nerdiest team of dreams.

The Skin Nerd® is an Irish-owned and operated skincare company with the goal of spreading the word of skin health across the globe. In the Nerd Network, the world’s first online skin consultancy and community, clients receive impartial advice from a range of over 20 cosmeceutical and cosmetic skincare brands through video call and can get in contact with our team of highly-trained skin consultants for skin advice whenever they need it.

Under The Skin Nerd®, you’ll also find the Cleanse Off Mitt® makeup removal tool, an innovative microfibre mitt that removes makeup using just water, eliminating the need for makeup wipes and micellar waters that can potentially damage your skin.

Digital Marketing Intern

Description

The Skin Nerd internship programme is designed for students or graduates with the enthusiasm and ambition to learn and contribute.  By being part of the programme, you will work closely with our experienced content marketing team and work alongside some of the most experienced skincare nerds in the country. The programme is a focused four to six month, on the job training programme.

We are offering an opportunity for a marketing intern. This 2/3 day per week placement is unpaid and will last for a period of 4-6 months. Travel expenses will be covered by The Skin Nerd Ltd, and you will also receive generous discounts on our online skincare store.

What we expect from you: 

The success of our business is built on the contribution of our highly talented employees – people who share a love of helping people to achieve skin health.  Our employees support each other and the company to achieve consistent high-quality work, enabling the company to continue to obtain the commercial performance and client loyalty necessary for the continuing existence and growth of the company and its workforce.

Primary Duties

  • Assisting in the management, upkeep and interaction on our social media channels and website
  • Assisting with research, writing and editing articles, planning and reports
  • Creating graphics for print and digital channels
  • Assisting with design of graphics for brand visuals, events and pop-ups
  • Assisting with filming of internal and external videography and photography
  • Other project work, attending events and office administration as it arises

Requirements

The ideal candidate will be a student of marketing, digital media or a related discipline and will have the following attributes:

  • An understanding of consumers and what motivates them online
  • An in-depth understanding of social media platforms, particularly Instagram and Facebook
  • A flair for design
  • Great writing skills with impeccable spelling and grammar
  • Great research, organisational, and learning skills
  • Well-developed IT skills with a high level of comprehension of related design software such as Photoshop
  • Familiarity with keyword placement and other SEO best practices
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to multitask and work to tight deadlines
  • A team player, with great people skills
  • Knowledge of using Google Ads and PPC marketing tools is a plus

Marketing Manager

Description

The Marketing Manager is responsible for all Marketing and Communications activity for all The Skin Nerd® businesses. The role’s primary function is to ensure the effective development of the organisation’s Marketing and Communication strategies both domestically and internationally. The successful candidate will be expected to be ‘hands-on’ and work closely with the management team, creative team and co-ordinators to ensure the effectiveness of their role.

What we expect from you: 
We look for our team’s wholehearted support in our quest for quality. We ask that you devote time, attention and abilities to your work and we appreciate any additional time you might spend in fulfilment of your role.

We will expect you to be positive, innovative, adaptable, and flexible in your role and commit to undertaking work which may be outside of your normal duties, and/or to working outside of your normal working hours.

To achieve this, employees will support each other and the company to achieve consistent high quality, and work targets, thus enabling the company to continue to obtain the commercial performance and client loyalty necessary for the continuing existence and growth of the company and its workforce.

Primary Duties

The successful candidate will be able to carry out the following responsibilities effectively. Responsibilities may be added or altered as business needs dictate.

  • Assisting with the development of the organisation’s strategic marketing & communication plans and goals.
  • Development and implementation of marketing strategies for all product lines and on and off-line content.
  • The management of all marketing related activity from idea generation to implementation.
  • Day to day leadership and management of the company’s creative department.
  • Management of Marketing budgets.
  • Planning of all social media strategy and ensuring effective Social Media planning – including Facebook (3), Instagram (2) and Twitter.
  • Planning of all digital marketing for all company websites and blogs – to include the Cleanse Off Mitt and The Skin Nerd websites.
  • Management of all promotion and marketing on the company’s Shopify platforms.
  • Assisting in the planning of all SEO.
  • Development of brand identity and identification of key areas for improvements in brand activity.
  • Ensuring an offline insight to our ‘bricks and mortar’ stockists.
  • Development of market penetration strategies and activity.
  • Management of the provision of all written and visual content, both online and offline.
  • Provision of measurement, evaluation and reporting of commercial activity.
  • Working with Sales Director in researching trends, developing strategies etc.
  • Working in conjunction with Sales Director to plan and execute campaigns that drive a strong return on investment.
  • Working in conjunction with buyer to plan and execute campaigns that are trend-led and strategically relevant.
  • Assisting with the learning and development of all employees to ensure consistency.
  • Assisting in the decision-making when planning trade shows, pop-up shows and sales campaigns (including on-line).
  • Planning of events alongside the project coordinator.
  • Liaising with our PR team and representing the organisation in all PR activities.

Requirements

Competencies required for the role:
  • 4/ 5 years + experience in a similar role in the Lifestyle Sector.
  • Proven ability in achieving results in a fast-paced, challenging, growing organisation.
  • Demonstrable leadership skills.
  • A deep understanding of consumers and what motivates them online.
  • Great research, organisational, and learning skills.
  • Excellent IT skills with high level of comprehension of applicable software.
  • Possess a ‘hands-on’ approach to work and a proactive ‘can do’ attitude.
  • An ability to delegate and prioritise workload.
  • Familiarity with keyword placement and other SEO best practices e.g. Google ads.
  • Familiarity with PPC and SEM marketing.
  • Social Media savvy and up-to-date knowledge of key influencers.
  • Expert in online marketing and lead generation.
  • Excellent time management skills and self-motivated attitude.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Have an efficient and professional manner.
  • Ability to multi-task and work to tight deadlines.
  • A knowledge of or interest in skincare is a bonus.
  • A team player, with great people skills.