Copyright asterlingidea 2011-2013

© Copyright asterlingidea 2012-2017


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Jewellery as odd and unique as you are

Recycled, Fairtrade & Ethical designs handmade in Kirkcudbright, Scotland by Hannah Morris

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asterlingidea has gone through a period of rapid growth in the past year and is now looking for help with the day-to-day running of the business. I'm looking to hire a creative and friendly Admin and Marketing assistant who can support this new growth as well as being reliable and hardworking. Someone who can muck in, get their hands (literally) dirty and help in what can sometimes be a busy and chaotic environment! The job is based in the asterlingidea studio in beautiful Kirkcudbright, Dumfries and Galloway. Please note this role requires a physical workplace presence and can not be undertaken remotely.




  • Creating and delivering online marketing campaigns through platforms such as Mailchimp, Facebook, Instagram etc

  • Responding to customer enquiries through e-mail and Facebook

  • Scheduling customer appointments

  • Basic book keeping/accounting duties

  • Updating website copy as necessary

  • Maintaining and adding new product listings in the webshop

  • Basic photo editing of product images

  • Packaging and shipping of orders

  • Other roles as they may be assigned






  • Relaxed and competent writing style

  • Confident dealing with customer queries in a polite and personable manner

  • Experience in implementing social media ad campaigns and it's marketing

  • Confident using computers and programs such as Word, Excel, Photoshop etc

  • Bookkeeping skills

  • Photoshop skills

  • Photography skills a plus but not essential

  • Understanding of selling online

  • Reliable

  • Adaptable

  • More than a passing interest in jewellery





  • Initially 10-15 hours a week, with potential for more as business grows. More hours will be required from September - December

  • Hours that have a lot of flexibility and can change from week-to-week to fit your schedule

  • A diverse job in a laidback and creative environment

  • Experience working directly with an artist and the processes involved

  • £10 per hour


To apply please send a copy of your CV with a covering letter to including 2 references from previous employers or lecturers/tutors.