Job Vacancies

Founded in 2011, Ohh Deer is an independent, fast-growing company based in the Midlands. We specialise in working with talented artists around the world to produce quirky, illustrated greeting cards, stationery and gifts. Fancy working for us? Here is your chance! See all vacancies we have below. Please note, all roles are based at our head office in Loughborough, Leicestershire. We're still hiring, our team is currently working remotely due to the current lockdown within the UK.

Equality and diversity

At Ohh Deer, we are deeply committed to embedding good equality and diversity practice into all of our activities to ensure an inclusive, welcoming and inspiring place to work, regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital status, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion, sex or sexual orientation.

Our core values reflect a strong commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion. We strive to represent, celebrate and embrace diversity. All staff and partners, including suppliers and artists, have a responsibility to enact Ohh Deer’s values and priorities, eliminating disparities and ensuring equal opportunities regardless of race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, language, abilities/disabilities, socioeconomic status, geographic region, or other defining characteristics so that everyone feels welcome and valued.

We encourage and welcome applications from all. We are unbiased when offering interviews, appointments and promotions and look at merit and skill. We recognise that experience can be used in place of formal education. All hiring managers are provided with learning resources to help them avoid unconscious bias and decisions are never made by one individual.

We use structured interviews (where each candidate is asked the same question or set the same task) which allow us to make informed decisions, avoiding unfair bias.

Freelance Shopify App Developer

CLOSES 01/01/2021 - Apply Today

Freelance Shopify App Developer REQUIRED!

About the role:

We own a growing number of websites at Ohh Deer that host various elements of our business including direct, trade and subscription websites. We host our websites on Shopify.

We like to stay ahead of our competition which is why it’s important we have access to a pool of Shopify App Developers who can work with us to scope out our development needs and build.

We have various types of jobs including:

Allowing subscribers to select their main ‘hero’ product each month.

Allowing subscribers the ability to add additional items to their subscription delivery.

Adding retail stores to our subscription shops.

About you:

We’re looking for someone that is proficient with Shopify App Development and ideally has experience of working on other Shopify stores and subscription sites.

You should understand our brand identity, be able to clearly communicate and work well with our in-house team. You will also need to be able to meet our deadlines within the agreed timescales and prices.

About us:

Founded by Jamie Mitchell and Mark Callaby in 2011, Ohh Deer is an independent, fast-growing start-up company selling greeting cards, stationery and gifts.

Greeting Cards remain our main product but over the years we have diversified our offering and now make and sell other stationery and gift items.

We have become firmly established within our industry selling to retailers across the world, direct to customers online and via our subscription boxes: Papergang, Artful and Barry’s Cactus Club.

We’re passionate about what we do and aim to be the leaders in our craft. We source the best artists, suppliers, staff and freelancers to help us meet these expectations.

We continue to be ambitious and want to grow the business further which this role will play an important part in supporting.

It's essential that you take a look at the job pack to fully understand what we're looking for. You can download a copy of the job pack here.

To Apply:

Please send a copy of your CV / or more information about yourself to jobs@ohhdeer.com.

You are able to apply at any time as we are likely to require on-going development.

Please give a brief overview of your credentials and prices.

Designer & Product Development Assistant

CLOSES 06/12/2020 - Apply Today

Designer & Product Development Assistant REQUIRED!

About the role:

Sitting within our busy Product and Design department, this role will assist with the development of new products for a range of customer, subscription services and Ohh Deer core products. The role is a wide mix of working closely with suppliers and key customers as well as sourcing and designing new products for Ohh Deer and our sub-brands.

The role will work directly on new products for the company, including working on creating bespoke products for many of our key customers. We have established relationships with Urban Outfitters, ASOS, Cath Kidston and Target to name a few.

The role also works on producing exciting and engaging products for our subscription boxes including Stationery for Papergang and Art supplies for Artful.

The role is varied and exciting with a frequent churn of new projects all the time. You will effectively be a part-time designer and a part-time product developer which could be ideal for anyone that loves creating but enjoys product development and working with suppliers.

About you:

You need to be creative as well as understanding product design. You must have a commercial mind, ensuring that all products we produce meet the customer expectations and generate an excellent return for the company.

You should be a great designer, preferably with a passion for contemporary illustration.

You need an exceptional eye for detail. The smallest of errors could be costly for the company and you should be able to identify and correct any errors well before the final print deadlines.

You will also need to be excellent at building and maintaining relationships as you will be responsible for liaising with many of our suppliers and customers.

About us:

Founded by Jamie Mitchell and Mark Callaby in 2011, Ohh Deer is an independent, fast-growing start-up company selling greeting cards, stationery and gifts.

Greeting Cards remain our main product but over the years we have diversified our offering and now make and sell other stationery and gift items.

We have become firmly established within our industry selling to retailers across the world, direct to customers online and via our subscription boxes: Papergang, Artful and Barry’s Cactus Club.

We’re passionate about what we do and aim to be the leaders in our craft. We source the best artists, suppliers and staff to help us meet these expectations.

We continue to be ambitious and want to grow the business further which this role will play an important part in supporting.

Additional benefits:

We offer...

an excellent staff discount scheme (40% off Ohh Deer with free greeting cards)

flexible working. We have core working hours (10am-4pm) & you can be flexible either side of this.

a company pension.

to cover counselling for up to 10 sessions for whatever reason.

a relaxed, dog friendly, working environment with free tea and coffee.

social gatherings, including an annual Summer and Christmas party.

Increased annual leave entitlement with longevity.

opportunities for your personal development.

It's essential that you take a look at the job pack to fully understand what we're looking for. You can download a copy of the job pack here.

Location:

We’re based in Loughborough Town Centre, Leicestershire, UK. This is an in-house role and we are not offering remote working for this position.

Hours:

The role is a full-time position, 37.5 hours per week.

Pay:

Please state your desired salary within your application.

To Apply:

Please send a copy of your CV, Covering Letter and a link to some examples of your design work to jobs@ohhdeer.com. Please do not send large files to this email address.

Designer

CLOSES 06/12/2020 - Apply Today

Designer REQUIRED!

About the role:

Based within our busy Product and Design department, this role works directly on in-house designs as well as sourcing work from other designers. You should be able to adapt your style to suit various brands and ranges.

The role will work on a variety of products with a large chunk involving designing for greeting cards. Our greeting cards are mostly humour-led, so you should be able to develop hilarious designs that fit well into our collection.

As well as designing, you will also need to help us source a variety of artists from across the world to work on various projects for us so you should have a good understanding of our brand and know what is commercially-viable on a global scale.

About you:

You need to be creative with a real talent for illustration. You need to be able to adapt your style as you will be working across a wide variety of brands and ranges.

You should be a great designer, preferably with a passion for contemporary illustration.

You need an exceptional eye for detail. The smallest of errors could be costly for the company and you should be able to identify and correct any errors well before the final print deadlines.

You should be reliable and adaptable and understand the benefits of collaborative working and take on board feedback well.

About us:

Founded by Jamie Mitchell and Mark Callaby in 2011, Ohh Deer is an independent, fast-growing start-up company selling greeting cards, stationery and gifts.

Greeting Cards remain our main product but over the years we have diversified our offering and now make and sell other stationery and gift items.

We have become firmly established within our industry selling to retailers across the world, direct to customers online and via our subscription boxes: Papergang, Artful and Barry’s Cactus Club.

We’re passionate about what we do and aim to be the leaders in our craft. We source the best artists, suppliers and staff to help us meet these expectations.

We continue to be ambitious and want to grow the business further which this role will play an important part in supporting.

Additional benefits:

We offer...

an excellent staff discount scheme (40% off Ohh Deer with free greeting cards)

flexible working. We have core working hours (10am-4pm) & you can be flexible either side of this.

a company pension.

to cover counselling for up to 10 sessions for whatever reason.

a relaxed, dog friendly, working environment with free tea and coffee.

social gatherings, including an annual Summer and Christmas party.

Increased annual leave entitlement with longevity.

opportunities for your personal development.

It's essential that you take a look at the job pack to fully understand what we're looking for. You can download a copy of the job pack here.

Location:

We’re based in Loughborough Town Centre, Leicestershire, UK. This is an in-house role and we are not offering remote working for this position.

Hours:

The role is a full-time position, 37.5 hours per week.

Pay:

Please state your desired salary within your application.

To Apply:

Please send a copy of your CV, Covering Letter and a link to some examples of your design work to jobs@ohhdeer.com. Please do not send large files to this email address.

Due to the number of applications we receive, we can't always respond to all applications.

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