Careers at Rainbow Blinds & Interiors

Rainbow Blinds is the No1 family-owned blind supplier in the Glasgow, Motherwell and Lanarkshire. Established in 1990, that’s over 25 years of expertise in making the finest quality window blinds at our Factory Showroom in Wishaw. Below are current situations vacant. If you are interested in working for us, we will accept your CV if you email us with a covering letter to sales@rainbow-blinds.com.

Current Vacancies

Office Administrator

Location: Wishaw, GB Hours: Full-time, 40 hours per week Salary: Meets National Minimum Wage per annum.

Description: Rainbow Blinds & Interiors is a locally based national supplier of window blinds and curtains and is looking to recruit two enthusiastic Office Administrators for our busy office. The successful candidate should possess strong administration skills and have an appreciation of the importance of quality customer service. Knowledge of home textiles would be an advantage, but not essential as training would be given. Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Take incoming calls from customers and others.
  • Input sales orders.
  • Support the production process.
  • Explain and promote company products for existing and prospective customers.
  • Address customer problems.
  • Help with stock control and purchasing process.
  • Assist with marketing initiatives
  • Associated administrative duties
The Person:
  • Confident and friendly telephone manner.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • PC proficient with MS Office especially Excel.
  • Accurate data inputting skills.
  • Self-motivated.
  • Effective team player.
  • Good time management.
  • Hours: 40 hours per week. 8am – 5pm, Monday to Friday. Potential for additional Saturday Work.
  • Location: Rainbow Blinds & Interiors, Wishaw
  • Benefits: Company pension scheme; on-going training
  • Salary: Meets National Minimum Wage
  • Application: In the first instance, submit your CV and a cover letter to sales@rainbow-blinds.com or to our HR Department at Rainbow Blinds & Interiors, 61, Canyon Road, Excelsior Park, Wishaw, Lanarkshire ML2 0EG.
Date Posted: 2019-04-15 | Valid 2019-05-15

Sales Consultant – Blinds, Curtains & Shutters

Location: Wishaw, GB Hours: Full-time, 40 hours per week Salary: Competitive. Depending On Experience.

Description: Due to our continued success, Rainbow Blinds & Interiors. are looking to recruit an experienced Sales Consultant in a full-time capacity. Our Sales Consultants are highly confident sales people that are passionate about delivering a fantastic experience and bringing to life our customers ideas. They love being part of a national team and play a great part in helping us create a high quality customer service. Responsibilities:

  • Presenting our range of products
  • Finding creative home furnishings solutions for customers.
  • Maximising sales opportunities, supporting customers with their products, style and interior design choices.
  • Generate customer leads where possible, based on customer interaction, referrals and leads from group marketing activities.
  • Following your own appointments and bookings diary.
Experience requirements:
  • Ability to work in a customer’s home within a specific geographical area.
  • The confidence to connect with our customers, naturally being able to strike up a conversation with them and helping them to plan and design with knowledge of the latest trends.
  • Ability to work with enthusiasm.
  • Full UK driving licence is essential.
Desired Skills:
  • Previous experience in sales, interiors, soft furnishings or a retail environment.
  • Flexible working hours to cover appointments during the day, evenings & weekends.
Benefits:
  • Competitive salary + commission.
  • Comprehensive training programme.
  • Ability to maximise your own income.
  • Company van provided.
  • Tools and equipment provided.
If interested in this position, please email us your resume, along with salary requirements and a cover letter to sales@rainbow-blinds.com. Date Posted: 2019-03-27 | Valid 2019-04-27

Sewing Machinist – Blinds and Curtains

Location: Wishaw, GB Hours: Full-time, 40 hours per week Salary: Competitive. Depending On Experience.

Description: Due to our continued success, Rainbow Blinds & Interiors are looking to recruit Curtain Makers / Sewing Machinists with experience in the soft furnishings industry making high end curtains, blinds and other soft furnishings to start immediately. Reporting to the Production Manager, the successful candidate should possess a willingness to learn and great communication skills. Knowledge of the blinds industry would be an advantage, but not essential. You will be working as part of a large production team within a very busy manufacturing environment to fulfil customer orders on time and to the highest quality standard. Skills/Experience requirements:

  • Experience making hand sewn and machined curtains, lined and interlined, in a range of heading styles including making pelmets, swags ands tails and hand sewn pleats to an excellent standard
  • Experience making hand finished roman blinds to an excellent standard
  • Experience making scatter cushions and box cushions with zips, bed valances, bed covers, etc.
  • Some basic upholstery experience would be beneficial
  • Use of industry standard workroom equipment, machines and techniques
  • Accurate hand sewing, maintaining the highest quality finish is essential
The Person:
  • Have a flair for soft furnishings and a keen eye for detail and accuracy in all work.
  • Be able to measure, cut and sew accurately and check standards for all finished work.
  • Have good communication skills in verbal and written English
  • Be able to follow verbal and written instructions and interpret worksheets
  • Have great attention to detail, use initiative and be able to work with designers and alone
  • Be tidy, organized and able to work accurately and to a high standard under pressure to meet demand
  • Be flexible in approach and working time to meet deadlines and workload
  • Be able to keep the workroom tidy at all times and adhere to health and safety regulations
  • Hours: 8am – 5pm, Monday to Thursday, 8am-3.30pm Friday.
  • Location: Rainbow Blinds & Interiors, Wishaw
  • Benefits: Company pension scheme; on-going training
  • Salary: Meets National Minimum Wage
  • Application: In the first instance, submit your CV and a cover letter to sales@rainbow-blinds.com or to our HR Department at Rainbow Blinds & Interiors, 61, Canyon Road, Excelsior Park, Wishaw, Lanarkshire ML2 0EG.
Date Posted: 2019-03-27 | Valid 2019-04-27