Jobs

The saying goes "diamonds are a girl's best friend" but we all know handbags are a close second - right?! If you love fashion, style and handbags plus an excellent work-life balance and want the opportunity to learn and develop amongst a talented and diverse team of people, then Smith & Canova is the perfect place for you.

In total we have four brands trading under Extras Ltd.: Smith & Canova, Claudia Canova, Artsac and Artsac Workshop. All of which produce quality bags for different niches of the market. All four brands are well established in the UK and Irish markets and are stocked in leading department stores and exclusive independents.

Our Head Office, along with our Warehouse and Distribution Centre is located in Leeds, just 15 minutes from the City Centre. Our office hours are 08:00 to 16:00 Monday - Friday.

We also offer placement and internship opportunities for students seeking valuable industry experience.

Please send your CV and a covering letter to jobs@smithandcanova.co.uk.

Current Vacancies


Interns

We are always on the lookout for fresh, new talent and so we are planning to take on a number of interns in the coming year. We are currently looking for interns in the following areas:

Marketing Internship

We are looking for students who will take up this amazing opportunity to join our Marketing team and throw themselves into this totally diverse and interesting role.

Responsibilities

  • Management of our social media channels, using management tools to schedule and monitor daily content
  • Pitching ideas for blog, editorial features and marketing campaigns
  • Designing and creating imagery to be used across e-commerce channels
  • Researching market activity and the latest news/trends
  • Coordinating photo shoots in our studio
  • Selecting samples/image requests for publications
  • Managing the sample movement in & out between the studio/ press teams/ sales teams and production)

An ideal candidate would have a strong skill set over the following areas:

  • An interest in all aspects of marketing
  • Social media experience (Facebook/Twitter/Instagram/Pinterest)
  • Excellent grammar, communication skills and confident written English
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Photoshop (InDesign and Illustrator – desired but not essential)
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Ability to manage your time effectively and prioritise tasks to meet a range of deadlines
  • Good attention to detail
  • Creative copywriting skills

If you interested in applying for this internship, please send your CV along with a covering letter to jobs@smithandcanova.co.uk


PR Internship

We are looking for students who will take up this amazing opportunity to join our PR team and throw themselves into this totally diverse and interesting role.

Responsibilities

  • Establishing key media contacts
  • Management of our social media channels, using management tools to schedule and monitor daily content
  • Pitching ideas for editorial features and PR campaigns
  • Researching market activity and the latest news/trends
  • Coordinating photo shoots in our studio
  • Selecting samples/image requests for publications
  • Managing the sample movement in & out between the studio/ press teams/ sales teams and production)

An ideal candidate would have a strong skill set over the following areas:

  • An interest in fashion PR
  • Social media experience (Facebook/Twitter/Instagram/Pinterest)
  • Excellent grammar, communication skills and written English - MUST be eloquent on the phone
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Photoshop desired but not essential)
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Ability to manage your time effectively and prioritise tasks to meet a range of deadlines
  • Good attention to detail
  • Creative copywriting skills

If you interested in applying for this internship, please send your CV along with a covering letter to jobs@smithandcanova.co.uk