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Romney Marsh Wools

Romney Marsh Wools is a British Wool company which sells quality and bespoke wool items as well as other farm goods.


Romney Marsh Wools is a local British Wool company which is responsible for producing and selling high value bespoke wool items, as well as other farm goods.

I developed my interviewing and networking skills which has given me more confidence and in turn, encouraged me to challenge myself and try new things to produce something even better. I have had the chance to meet some incredibly inspiring people and explore an area which I have never even considered doing so before.

It’s one thing to tell a person about something you feel passionately about but it’s another to make them feel that passion too. But now, I can honestly say that my views on man-made and natural products, supermarkets and local businesses and country life in general has massively changed.

~ 2014-15 Reward Winner

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Rewards 2017-18

Romney Marsh Wools are offering two students a work shadowing placement, where they will have the chance to attend sales events alongside the company directors. This is a great opportunity, for only 100 points, if you are interested in gaining more sales/marketing experience.


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2015/17: Romney Marsh Wools provided a 2-day work shadowing placement focused on sales.

2014/15: Romney Marsh Wools provided a paid project placement, where the student was required to assist with the management of their website, creating new blog and social media content, as well as introducing strategic use of web tools.

2013/14: Romney Marsh Wools offered a student a work shadowing opportunity, where they shadowed company representatives at various events, fairs and talks. The company also provided one student to undertake a project placement, filing a promotional video 'A day in the field'.

2012/13: Romney Marsh was offering 2 work shadowing placements where students will shadow the director of the company, this will include attending sales events and fairs on behalf of the company.Romney Marsh Wools also offered a student the chanc eto create, shoot and edit a promotional video titled 'A Day in the Life of a Sheep' and a student to help them transfer their financial data into a new software program (SAGE).

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Last Updated: 18/08/2017