Why Work For Us

Here at Bondara, we are passionate about many things- most importantly we are passionate about our people. 

We value our staff and build a culture of integrity, responsibility and professionalism. 

In order to remain one of the UK's largest and most loved online adult retailers we require the best in the field. We have an ever-growing workforce which includes:

  • Finance
  • Buyers
  • Customer Services
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing
  • Warehouse & Logistics
  • E-Commerce - to name just a few...

We are ideally situated in the pretty town of Saffron Walden on the Essex/Cambridgeshire borders and we employ locally as we require dedication to punctuality all year round. 

We offer competative salary packages with excellent benefits plus a fun and unique working environment.

If you do not see any vacancies below that are suitable to your skills, don't let that stop you from getting in touch! Please email us here with your CV and tell us a little bit about yourself as we are always evolving and you could be part of an award winning company.  

Current Vacancies

Our current job vacancies are displayed below.

If you feel you would make a good addition to our team but do not see a job of interest please feel free to send an email to hr@bondara.co.uk with your CV and a covering letter and we'll keep your details on file. 

Warehouse Operatives

Sunday- Monday, zero hour contract

Bondara operate out of a 20,000 square foot warehouse to fulfil online retail orders and we are always looking for hard working, team orientated Warehouse Operatives on an ad hoc basis. You will be required to pick and pack orders and perform other warehouse duties as per the manager's request. All new starters will begin on a zero hour casual contract; depending on ability/vacancies you may be offered a full time contract. You should be physically fit and able to lift heavy objects as there will be a good degree of manual work.

Please be advised that all applicants must be over the age of 18 due to the products that we sell and you must be physically fit enough to carry out manual duties. If you would like to apply for this position, please send your CV to depot@bondara.co.uk.

Category Manager

Main purpose

• Supporting the head of buying in the development , implementation & management of category strategy to ensure customer focused product ranges including new brand and product development .
• Overall responsibility for optimizing sales of a product category & improve margins and profitability.
• Responsibility for every aspect from purchase through to site / selling.

Key Accountabilities

• Ownership of categories with responsibility for growth, margin and market share in line with the business objectives.
• Determine Sourcing strategy & strategically manage all supplier relationships ensuring most competitive cost pricing.
• Optimization of category performance across a number of financial and non-financial targets.
• Actively engage with the wider business units and engage with all key stakeholders across all levels of the business.
• Range maintenance (new & disc) within category including management of product selection , product set up, manage product life cycles & minimise excess & dead stock & including general maintenance to ensure accurate and reliable information is available to the business.
• Responsibility for marketing products within category to maximise sales and deliver category objectives including a co-ordinated promotional calendar to maximise opportunities for category growth.
• Implement robust processes for all category activity to monitor all key functions such as ordering, deliveries, stock control etc .& manage effectively.
• Keep up to date with competitor activity, market insights and trends .Including regular competitor comparisons.
• Onsite maintenance, continually striving to improve on site page performance within designated category. Including creating new landing pages, new filters, working with design team to create new banners. Adjusting product positions accordingly to the page, ensuring the following are adhered to; Relevance, Performance, Price, Stock & Visual Impact to the page.
• Preparing for seasonal activity, spotting trends & acting accordingly.
• Publish new lines after rigorous checks

Skills Required

• Proven negotiation skills
• Ability to prioritise with excellent project management skills & ability to simultaneously manage multiple projects.
• Must be a strong team player with leadership qualities & ability to build and maintain relationships.
• Must have a strong work ethic & remain professional at all times.
• Experience of sourcing
• Has the ability to think strategically and translate this into operational actions that deliver sales growth and margin improvement.
• Grasps the "bigger picture" & understands internal and external factors that impact on the market and sales.
• Ability to assimilate and analyse complex data from a variety of sources and draw meaningful conclusions.
• Excellent communication and presentation skills at all levels with the ability to influence and build strong relationships both internally & externally.
• To have a strong retail background. To be commercially minded.

If you would like to apply for this position or to find out more about the role, please email your CV to hr@bondara.co.uk

Online Creative Graphic Design Manager

An exciting opportunity has become available for a creative Graphic Design Manager & Photographer to join a leading online marital aids and lingerie company in Essex.  The ideal candidate will have strong commercial awareness, creative portfolio across digital and other channels.

 

Job Title:                                            Online Creative Graphic Design Manager

 

Location:                                            Saffron Walden, Essex

 

Reward Package:                              £20k - £35k dependent on relevant experience

 

Post holder is line managed by:     Head of Marketing

          

Post duration:                                   Permanent, full time

 

Purpose of the job:  

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a strong creative and commercial portfolio with in depth knowledge of layout, graphic fundamentals, typography and limitations of the web.

You will need to demonstrate strong management, leadership and interpersonal skills as you will lead and manage the full design process from concept to implementation and rally internal support.

Managing the workflow of all graphic design output, meeting tight deadlines in a fast paced environment, delivering high quality creative, inspiring and constantly pushing the team forward will be a must for this position.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Take ownership of the creative look and feel of the website to ensure it meets the commercial objectives of the company.
  • Keep up to date with current design trends, industry knowledge and other popular styling and scripting techniques, including responsive design
  • Full design process from concept to implementation. Producing designs, themes and layouts for e-newsletter, onsite graphics/offers, affiliates and other marketing material as may be required
  • Managing the workflow of all graphic design output, meeting tight deadlines in a fast paced environment
  • Management of Design Assistant to ensure creative integrity is maintained, the brief has been achieved and deadlines met
  • Produce high quality photographic imagery for ecommerce that reflects the product effectively to promote its features

 

Essential Qualifications and Experience

  • A strong commercial and creative portfolio with experience across digital and other channels
  • Passion for digital marketing and proactively keeping up with latest industry trends
  • Should have a degree in a relevant field (e.g. Media, Marketing, Web design) or at least 5 years industry experience
  • High level of commercial-awareness
  • Ability to keep up with current design trends and other popular styling and scripting techniques, including responsive design
  • Must be motivated, inquisitive and an active learner
  • Must be creative, able to generate ideas from scratch and be imaginative
  • Experience of using Adobe Suite (In-Design, Photoshop, Illustrator & Dreamweaver)
  • Brilliant editing skills and keen attention to detail
  • Strong management, leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work to a brief and meet tight deadlines

 

Desirable Qualifications and Experience

  • Understanding of HTML, CSS and Java Script
  • Experience with content management systems would also be highly beneficial.
  • Managing a small photo studio and ability to use a standard photo studio set up to take product images
  • Some experience of YouTube video filming and editing would be an advantage

To apply, please send a copy of your CV and portfolio to Claire Dillon hr@bondara.co.uk

To discuss this role or your application further please contact Claire on 01799 581912

About Bondara

Nagook Ltd, trading as "Bondara" was founded in 2006 by ex investment banker Christopher Simms. Bondara now operates from a 20,000 square foot warehouse based in Saffron Walden, Essex. Showing strong year on year growth we have become one of the leading suppliers of adult toys and lingerie in the UK.

Winner of ETO Magazine's 'Best Online Retailer 2012'

Bondara is an equal opportunities employer who cares about our environment and supports a CSR policy.