Jobs at Mathmos


Mathmos is growing and we have exciting plans for the future. We are looking for enthusiastic people to join our friendly, tight knit team; some work remotely and some are based in the lava lamp factory in Poole with parking on site next to Holton Heath railway station.

Digital Marketing & Sales Admin. Exec.

Location:       Mathmos Factory, Poole, Dorset.

Start Date:     Mid July

Salary:           Full Time: £18,000 - £25,000 depending on experience

We are looking for someone passionate, energetic and keen to join our digital marketing and Ecommerce team marketing and selling our premium lava lamps all over the world. This is a great opportunity for a talented and driven individual who wants to work in a small creative company as part of the design and marketing team and progress their career in Digital Marketing / Ecommerce / Sales / Admin.

Social Media & PR

  • Research news stories
  • Write and post content for social media
  • Respond to comments / requests / support issues / posts
  • Manage permissions for image posting on Facebook
  • Run competitions, arranging the selection of prizes and their delivery
  • Respond to requests for information, images and links
  • Press database: record and archive contacts and keep track of features and archive press cuttings
  • Blogger outreach
  • Manage photography database
  • Ad-hoc image design and management of social media, newsletter, e-commerce site and press

Ecommerce & Sales Admin.

  • Process internet orders.
  • Support Amazon & Ebay orders and queries.
  • Liaise with carriers and print carrier labels.
  • Deal with the processing of returns.
  • Respond to queries, online and on the phone.
  • Take shop orders from our factory shop.
  • Support the sales staff with wholesale orders and queries.
  • Take on other office, sales and ecommerce tasks as required.


  • Have very good written English
  • Are a regular user of social media with an interest and knowledge of different platforms.
  • Have an active interest in digital marketing 
  • Good Microsoft Office skills, particularly Word and Excel
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • An analytical, organised self-starter
  • Someone who is happy to try their hand at anything.


Please send a CV and covering letter and tell us why you think you are right for the job at Please don’t call.

Social Outreach Officer  - Freelance

We are looking for an experienced digital marketing freelancer with great social media skills to work with developing our business. You will work closely with the senior team coming up with ideas to widen Mathmos' reach, launching new products and collaborations. You will have a deep understanding of current social media best practice and work to expand Mathmos’ reach Internationally. 

You will also have an outgoing pro-active personality. You will be great at blogger outreach and confident contacting people for collaborations. You will have a good feeling for the Mathmos brand and ideas on how to take it forward.

You can be based anywhere but will need to be available for meetings in London and very occasionally Dorset. There will be a constant level of work rising for planned campaigns and launches.

Apply only by email to attaching CV and covering letter.

Design Internships - full or part time

Mathmos offer placements providing fantastic hands on experience seeing products through from concept to sale. (NB. Only petrol or train fair and lunch are paid, please ensure you can afford an unpaid role before applying)

You Need;

  • To have finished or be part way through a relevant design degree.
  • To live within a one hour commute of our factory: BH16 6LG. 
  • To be able to commit to a minimum of 4 months either full time or 3 days a week. 
  • A personable and willing attitude.
  • Solid Works and Adobe Suite are an advantage.

You will Receive Hands on Experience in the following areas;

  • Product design and development
  • Packaging Design
  • Product sourcing, supplier management
  • Setting AQLs and managing product quality

Please send a covering letter explaining what you could bring to the role and your CV to

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