Founded in 2018 by former Amazon executives Peter Beke and Hannah Blackburn, The Hawker’s Club emerged from their shared belief that they could provide enhanced value to sellers and vendors beyond Amazon. Drawing on their Amazon experience, they aimed to address the specific challenges faced by vendors and sellers outside the platform.
Peter Beke, British-Hungarian, commenced his career with internships at OTP Bank and Microsoft. His pursuit of strategic marketing led him to the UK, where he completed his masters at Cranfield University. Subsequently, he contributed his expertise to 4C Associates before joining Amazon in 2016. At Amazon, Peter honed his focus on vendor operational excellence and vendor experience, ultimately co-founding The Hawker’s Club in 2018.
Hannah Blackburn, originally British but grew up in Brunei and ventured to the UK for her History degree at Durham University. Beginning her career as an auditor at PWC, Hannah transitioned to Amazon in 2015, where she initially focused on vendor excellence and marketing. Evolving her role to include in-stock management and profitability, Hannah later played a pivotal role in the launch of Amazon Australia before co-founding The Hawker’s Club.
The Hawker’s Club is dedicated to navigating the eCommerce journey alongside its clients, particularly in the face of evolving marketplace expectations. With platforms like Amazon, Wayfair, and Walmart increasingly requiring vendors and sellers to assume additional retail responsibilities, such as customer service and marketing, Peter and Hannah concentrate on guiding businesses to not only adapt but thrive in this dynamic environment.
Having collaborated with major brands across various niches, including the #1 pet supply brand in the US and the #1 garden decor brand, The Hawker’s Club stands out as one of the few agencies prioritising Vendor Central and providing comprehensive business advisory services, as opposed to focusing solely on catalogue and SEO. Recognised as the preferred partners of BWG Strategy, the largest eCommerce executive network in the US, they have established themselves as industry leaders.
The Hawker’s Club, under the leadership of Peter and Hannah, is dedicated to guiding businesses through the intricate landscape of eCommerce, offering tailored solutions and industry expertise to foster success beyond the realms of Amazon.
As an Executive Assistant, your primary goal is to provide vital support to the business' co-owners, enhancing efficiency and effectiveness in their daily operations. This involves the optimisation and organisation of tasks, emails, meetings, contracts, etc., with the potential for additional responsibilities as the role evolves.
🗓️ Managing calendars.
🧾 Managing email inbox.
📦 Managing and organising NDAs, contracts, and other administrative support as necessary.
📑 Organising team events.
📊 Setting up meetings.
Working Hours ⏰: This is a full-time, fully remote position. The minimum expected overlap with US Eastern time is between 8 am - 1 pm. No one in their business works weekends, and incremental part-time jobs are not accepted. They require your full attention.
To excel in this role, you need to have:
✅ Essential previous experience as an Executive Assistant (minimum of 2 years).
✅ Proficiency in written English.
✅ Exceptional coordination and organisational abilities.
✅ Keen attention to detail, precision, diligence, and a proactive approach.
Brownie Points for:
✅ Extensive experience, the more, the better.
✅ Background in E-commerce agencies
As the Ideal Candidate, you should be:
✅ Personable and approachable demeanour.
✅ Kind and considerate nature.
✅ Strong organisational skills.
✅ Attentiveness to tasks and responsibilities.
What’s in it for you?
*Please note that this is a gross salary and that you are responsible for any tax-related procedures in your country of residence. We kindly ask you to apply only if you are happy to work remotely as an independent contractor.
The JobRack team are working with The Hawkers Club to help them find their new team member.
The hiring process for this position will include the following steps:
The JobRack team has gained a full understanding of the The Hawkers Club’s needs and will review, filter, screen and test candidates in line with this.
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The Hawker’s Club was founded by Ex-Amazonians Peter Beke and Hannah Blackburn in 2018. Following their Amazon tenures, they both believed that the...View company profile