Careers

At Alter London we have the advantage of being professional and established furniture manufacturer and yet Alter London is a young and dynamic company with big ideas and even bigger ambitions.

To fuel our continuous expansion we constantly look for inspiring people to join our team. So if you are as passionate as we are about interior design and you feel you can add value to the company, we will love to hear from you.

Our company culture and approach to customer service is of the highest standard, ensuring that we have professional and dynamic outlook in everything that we do. Alter London strives to have a healthy, creative, respectful, and fun loving office and factory environment where all employees receive fair compensation. A good office environment is important at Alter London because the employees are the bedrock of the company.

See below for some current openings. Even if your dream position is not on the list we are always looking for talent, so please send us an email at [email protected]

Alter London is one of the UK’s leading producers of bespoke furniture. Working closely with
renowned interior designers and architects worldwide, we provide extensive in-house manufacturing
services, specialising in high quality upholstery and luxury furniture for high end residential, luxury
hotels and hospitality projects.

We require an exceptional individual to join us who has a genuine passion for furniture and the luxury
interiors sector.

The successful candidate must be an experienced driven sales professional, already delivering proven
results from their own portfolio of interior design and trade professional accounts.

The Role
– Process orders for trade relationships with high-end residential stakeholders, Architects &
Designers, Specifiers in luxury interiors marketplace.
– Raise quotes, pro-forma invoices
– Complete picking list
– Filing, admin work, amendments
– Track production progress
– Be Able to make outbound calls
– High Standard of English – written and verbal
– Highly efficient, able to work at a fast pace

Essential skills and experience:
– Attention to detail and fast paperwork processing is key
– Organised and professional, capable of working on multiple projects simultaneously without
compromising accuracy
– Personable with excellent client relation skills, good team player
– IT literate with profound experience using Microsoft Office and CRM/SAP systems
– Self-starter and highly-motivated with ability to work individually under pressure

We offer an attractive industry leading salary package and a generous commission scheme, of which
will be dependent on experience.

Alter London is one of the UK’s leading producers of bespoke furniture. Working closely with renowned interior designers and architects worldwide, we provide extensive in-house manufacturing services, specialising in high quality upholstery and luxury furniture for high end residential, luxury
hotels and hospitality projects.

We require an exceptional individual to join us who has a genuine passion for furniture and the luxury interiors sector. The successful candidate must be an experienced sales coordinator, already delivering proven results in a fast paced environment.

The Role
– The Sales Coordinator will be the Voice of Alter London and a gatekeeper for all enquiries
going directly to Sales Managers and Account Managers.
– Answer the door, all inbound phone calls, reroute calls to the team, take messages
– Send all Trade applications to new enquiries, add new applications onto the system
– Answer email queries related to product, prices, company, and production capabilities
– Preparing meetings, booking showroom, greeting guests, making tea/coffee for clients
– Post office duties, filing, franking post etc.
– Identify and conduct weekly sales call opportunities, assisting clients on furniture
specification and project details.
– Present proposals, written orders, communicating lead times and all relative information to
client; handle objections.
– Be able to make outbound calls
– High Standard of English – written and verbal
– Highly efficient, able to work at a fast pace

Essential skills and experience:
– Previous experience within fast pace multitasking roles
– Confident working to monthly targets, reporting and strong professional sales approach.
– Organised and professional, capable of working on multiple projects simultaneously without
compromising accuracy. Confident in face to face client presentations.
– Personable with excellent client relation skills, Excellent negotiation and closing skills.
– IT literate with profound experience using Microsoft Office and CRM/SAP systems.
– Self-starter and highly-motivated with ability to work individually under pressure.

Alter London is one of the UK’s leading producers of bespoke furniture. Working closely with renowned interior designers and architects worldwide, we provide extensive in-house manufacturing services, specialising in high quality upholstery and luxury furniture for high end residential, luxury
hotels and hospitality projects.

We require an exceptional individual to join us who has a genuine passion for furniture and the luxury interiors sector.

The successful candidate must be an experienced driven sales professional, already delivering proven results from their own portfolio of interior design and trade professional accounts.

The Role
– Generate and deliver new trade sales and develop key trade relationships with high-end
residential stakeholders, Architects & Designers, Specifiers in luxury interiors marketplace.
– Proactively manage existing clients delivering new sales and business development.
– Achieve personal sales targets and produce reports on business conversion.
– Identify and conduct weekly sales call opportunities, assisting clients on furniture
specification and project details.
– Present proposals, written orders, communicating lead times and all relative information to
client; handle objections.
– Be able to make outbound calls
– High Standard of English – written and verbal
– Highly efficient, able to work at a fast pace
– Able to manage their workload of 50 accounts at any one time

Essential skills and experience:
– Previous experience of making sales within luxury market, preferably trade
– Confident working to monthly targets, reporting and strong professional sales approach.
– Organised and professional, capable of working on multiple projects simultaneously without
compromising accuracy. Confident in face to face client presentations, able to secure and
retain new business.
– Personable with excellent client relation skills, Excellent negotiation and closing skills.
– IT literate with profound experience using Microsoft Office and CRM/SAP systems.
– Self-starter and highly-motivated with ability to work individually under pressure.
We offer an attractive industry leading salary package and a generous commission scheme, of which
will be dependent on experience.

Alter London is looking for a full time PR & Marketing Coordinator to join the marketing team at the West London office.

The right person must be a strong creative writer who can work independently, has a good understanding of best marketing practises, and be able to work on and manage multiple projects at the same time.

Responsibilities:

  • Report to the Head of Marketing, and fully support the company’s marketing strategy and help execute different phases.
  • Develop content for the marketing team on numerous print and digital projects including brochures, adverts, reports, flyers, e-shots, email drip campaigns and stationary web banners.
  • Create content for social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Pinterest.
  • Manage online product catalogues and stock lists.
  • Write SEO optimised copy for product descriptions.
  • Develop press releases and blog posts.
  • Research interior design media outlets for promotional ideas and update media list.
  • Develop lifestyle images for use in print material and on digital platforms.
  • Contribute with ideas to the creative process.
  • Occasionally assist with event setup.
  • Assist with product and lifestyle photography.
  • Understand the company quality management and file management systems and employ a methodical approach to archiving solid management and file organization.

Key Skills/Experience:

  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office software – Word, Power Point and Excel.
  • MAC and PC literate.
  • A good understanding of brand and corporate guidelines.
  • Experience in creating both print and digital assets.
  • Ability to work with tight deadlines and under pressure.
  • The ability to be a self-starter and work independently.
  • A strong desire to learn and progress within the industry.
  • Strong attention to detail and creative insight.
  • Solid digital marketing skills with good understanding of different social networks.
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organisational and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Completed a degree in Communications, Marketing, Public Relations or related discipline.
  • Knowledge of photography (preferred)
  • Interest in interior design and/or fashion (preferred).
  • Knowledge of Adobe Suite including Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.

Responsibilities:

  • Working as part of an upholstery team on high quality upholstered goods.
  • Reporting directly to the Production Manager.
  • Ensure the highest quality control standards are maintained.
  • Organize and manage your workload with Team leader.
  • Continually improve and develop production processes and protocols to prevent repeat problems and improve efficiency.
  • Progression to Team leader opportunity.

Essential skills and experience:

  • Minimum 5 years of High level of Furniture upholstery experience is essential.
  • Thorough understanding of all upholstery skills.
  • Excellent clear communicator, with a high level of numeracy and literacy in English.
  • Excellent time keeping and ability to meet deadlines.
  • Measuring, cutting and sewing experience are beneficial.
  • Ability to work under pressure both individually and as part of a team.
  • Flexible approach to working hours to meet deadlines and workloads.
  • An incredible attention to detail and knowledge of all upholstery techniques.

What you can expect

  • A fast paced and exciting working environment with a company that prides itself on developing its staff
  • A competitive salary depending on experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Working as part of an upholstery team on high quality upholstered goods.
  • Reporting directly to the Production Manager.
  • Ensure the highest quality control standards are maintained.
  • Organize and manage your workload with Team leader.
  • Continually improve and develop production processes and protocols to prevent repeat problems and improve efficiency.
  • Progression to Team leader opportunity.

 

Essential skills and experience:

  • At least 5 years  joinery or cabinet making experience.
  • Experience in producing frames for furniture (beneficial).
  • Able to use woodworking machinery and hand tools.
  • The ability to understand technical drawings.
  • Excellent attention to detail, with good problem solving skills.
  • Good organisation and planning skills.
  • Polishing, spraying and staining skills (beneficial)

What you can expect

  • A fast paced and exciting working environment with a company that prides itself on developing its staff
  • A competitive salary depending on experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Working as part of a team preparing frames for upholstery
  • Reporting directly to the Production Manager.
  • Ensure the highest quality control standards are maintained.
  • Organise and manage your workload with Team leader.
  • Continually improve and develop production processes and protocols to prevent repeat problems and improve efficiency.
  • Progression to Team leader opportunity.

Essential skills and experience:

  • Basic upholstery knowledge (beneficial)
  • Experience in preparing frames for upholstery (beneficial).
  • Able to use hand tools.
  • Excellent attention to detail, with good problem solving skills.
  • Good organisation and planning skills.

What you can expect

  • A fast paced and exciting working environment with a company that prides itself on developing its staff
  • A competitive salary depending on experience.