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Wig Making Intern

We’re currently looking for a wig-making intern to also help assist in the running and growth of the business…

Description:

Amiwigs Ltd is a small company based in SW London that specialises in making bespoke human hair wigs and hairpieces for men, women and children suffering from medical hairloss. The company is in a stage of growth and is gradually helping out more and more people in vulnerable situations.

The Wig making Intern will be responsible for assisting in office, the development and implementation of its marketing, business development, and public relations plans. This will be accomplished through developing, maintaining and expanding marketing channels/methodologies to the professional community, hairdressing and medical community and the public at large. They will also be taught one-on-one wig making skills alongside the running of the business.
Amiwigs Ltd being a small company; are looking for someone who is a very creative thinker and can happily work independently.

Primary Responsibilities:
• Will be required to help with wig repairs and alterations
• Must have excellent communication skills with clients and suppliers
• Write keyword rich, press releases about new products and company/industry news
• Assist in coordinating various marketing methods including, direct mail, print ads, networking, internet, social media, and develop new methods of marketing
• Assist in the creation of e-newsletters; writing marketing messages, compiling photos, content and logos and implementing in online platforms
• Assist in the final preparation for marketing materials; proofread, editing, posting on sites, and sending test messages
• Assist in social media efforts including posting updates on Facebook fan pages and contributing ideas for company blogs
• Internet abilities and strong communication skills; written and oral
• Must have excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, and the ability
to prioritize in a changing environment
• Must have excellent interpersonal skills and follow- up skills
• Proactive problem prevention and issue resolution ability
• Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Internet, and Outlook required
• Strong verbal and written communication skills required
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team
• Flexible and proactive in taking on assignments and responsibilities, and willingness to learn

Desirable Attributes:
• Wig-making experience
• Hair dressing experience
• Interest in small business development
• Have marketing/pr experience
• Advanced in online social media, such as facebook and twitter.

Please send applications and covering letters to info@amiwigs.co.uk – closing date 3/2/15

Chocolate brownie recipe found on macmillan site! yum!!

Preparation time 15 minutes. Cooking time 25 minutes.

Makes 6

Ingredients

  • 150g dark chocolate
  • 150g unsalted butter
  • 100g pecans, crushed
  • 3 eggs
  • 225g light muscovado sugar
  • Seeds from 1 vanilla pod
  • 100g plain flour, sifted

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 180˚C/fan 160˚C/gas mark 4. Grease and line a 23 x 33 cm baking tray.
  2. Place the chocolate and butter in a heatproof bowl and set over a pan of simmering water. Stir gently until the chocolate has melted. Removefrom the heat and add the pecans.
  3. In another mixing bowl whisk the eggs, sugar and vanilla seeds until smooth, then fold in private viewer instagram the flour. Fold in the melted chocolate, taking care not to over-mix, and pour into the prepared tin.
  4. Bake in the oven for 20–25 minutes. Leave to cool slightly before cutting in squares and serving. Bon appétit.

Dermot

This recipe that we serve at my Fishy Fishy restaurants is delicious, so definitely worth sharing with you. It’s easy to make at home and great with a nice cup of tea – enjoy.  bgblockquoteend

Dermot O’Leary

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