Jobs at Parkway

Looking for a new career in retail or change of direction? Parkway's leading fashion and lifestyle brands have regular opportunities, simply click on the links below for further information.

Johnsons Shoes

2 weekend positions
6 hours and 7.5 hours

Ideally, demonstrable success gained as a sales assistant with another high end brand
Excellent communication skills
sales skills
Successfully able to handle multiple demands and competing priorities
Seeks opportunities to be proactive and pre-empt client needs
Demonstrates respect and politeness and regularly exceeds customer expectations
Shows innovation and initiative in setting customer care standards.
Due to a high level of applications we are only able to contact candidates who will be taken to the next stage of the recruitment process.

To apply please send your up-to-date CV to:
Vanessa CookJohnsons Shoes Company. Unit 11 Shepperton Business Park, Govett Avenue, Shepperton, Middlesex TW17 8BA
Telephone 01932 226688 careers@mylocalshoeshop.co.uk or pop into the store.

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Monsoon

Monsoon Accessorize are currently looking for a Full Time Supervisor (Maternity Cover for 1 year)

Monsoon Accessorize is an exciting and ethical fashion brand with over 400 UK retail branches in prime locations coupled with 1,000 international branches across five continents and massive expansion plans.

Our people take pride in working for a privately-owned organisation that treats customers, suppliers and employees with respect. Eastern influenced and somewhat bohemian, our distinctive look is original and inspired.

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The Entertainer

Location: Newbury

Contract Type: Temporary Christmas Sales Assistant

Hours Per Week: 10 - 20

Do you want to join us on our mission to be the best loved toyshop? The Entertainer is one of the UKs retail success stories with over 146 stores in the UK and a rapidly growing online and international business. Our new store opening programme continues with ambitious plans for further growth.

You make it happen, helping us to deliver a great shopping experience for our customers. You will have to work hard, but we will offer you comprehensive on the job training and opportunities to develop and progress.

As a Sales Assistant your key responsibilities will be:

Great Customer Service & Product Demos
Cash Handling & Till Operation
Merchandising & Promotion Set ups
Replenishment
Deliveries

You will even have your own section to look after.

To become our Sales Assistant you must:

Be able to deliver outstanding customer service, and combine your sense of fun with energy and enthusiasm. Have a flexible approach and a commitment to help us resource the store effectively.

Why not join our success story and see where it takes you? Aim High!

Your rewards include: Profit Related Bonus Scheme, 20% Toy Discount, Pay increments with training,High Street & Leisure Discounts, Life Cover, Payroll Giving, Pension, Child Care Vouchers and Cycle to Work schemes.

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Debenhams

Do you have a passion for jewellery and customer service?

Jon Richard is a leading ladies’ costume jewellery brand, operating as a concession in over 140 department stores throughout the UK, Republic of Ireland and the Middle East.

Jon Richard continues to strive for excellence and to source key pieces to create the hottest looks of the season. We seek inspiration from every corner of the world, sourcing trends and styles from the likes of New York, Paris, Milan and the Far East.

An exciting opportunity has arisen and we are now looking for an exceptional Senior Sales Consultant to join our fabulous team at our concession in Debenhams, Newbury.

From You

You must be:

• Driven to succeed and meet targets (i.e sales targets & staffing budgets)
• Experienced in retail sales and customer service
• Enthusiastic, intelligent and articulate with a stable career history
• Able to train and motivate those around you
• Ambitious, impressive and well-presented
• Self-motivated with bags of confidence

The Role

Responsibilities will include; promoting sales of jewellery items, merchandising, customer service, cash handling, ordering stock and general housekeeping. You will also liaise with the Area Manager and HR team to assist with employee relations issues, where necessary.

Benefits

• Competitive salary
• Generous staff discount
• Staff bonus scheme
• Seasonal jewellery allocation
• Pension
• Training and development
• Supportive and enjoyable working environment

If you think you can add that extra sparkle to our team, then please do not hesitate to apply today!

You can send your application to careers@jonrichard.com

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Debenhams

Jon Richard is a leading ladies jewellery brand, operating as a concession in over 140 department stores throughout the UK, Republic of Ireland and the Middle East. We are now looking for an exceptional Sales Consultant to join our fabulous team at our concession in Debenhams, Newbury.

Please note that this role is for 7 hours per week, as follows:

- Wednesdays 10am-6pm

From You

We are looking for someone who will reflect a passion for our ladies jewellery whilst providing an excellent experience to our customers. You will thrive off working in a bustling retail environment and have a flair for tailoring the Jon Richard experience for each customer, even when the concession is busy.

The Role

Duties will include; promoting sales of jewellery items, merchandising, customer service, serving customers, cash handling, general housekeeping.
Previous retail experience would be an advantage.

Benefits

• Competitive salary
• Generous staff discount
• Staff bonus scheme
• Seasonal jewellery allocation
• Pension
• Training and development
• Supportive and enjoyable working environment

If you think you can add that extra sparkle to our team, then please do not hesitate to apply today!

You can send your application to careers@jonrichard.com

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Lakeland

Retail Team Leader
Permanent
Hours 24

It’s a place where innovative cookware and inspirational homewares go hand in hand with passionate people and exceptional service. It started as a small family business in a garage in Windermere and now boasts 68 stores nationwide and overseas franchised stores.
Come and develop your skills and career in a respected thriving family owned company that nurtures its colleagues and cares about its customers.

We need friendly and approachable people in our retail stores to help our customers choose innovative and exciting products.

To come and work for our fabulous company you will need to:
• Be able to deliver an extraordinary customer service experience
• Have a genuine interest in food, cooking and the kitchen together with the enthusiasm to learn quickly
• Demonstrate a passion to succeed in selling our products through developing great product knowledge
• Have the ability to communicate with customers and the confidence and enthusiasm to explain and demonstrate our product range
• Be able to work within a team and also on your own initiative
• Demonstrate good interpersonal skills
• Have retail environment experience
• Be numerate and literate. If you enjoy meeting people come and join us.
Naturally our stores are busy, so you’re likely to be on the go all day delivering the best possible experience for our customers and supporting all aspects of running a store from deliveries, merchandising and restocking to till and PC procedures.

Benefits include:- 20% Company Discount- Graded Pay Scheme- Pension Scheme Opportunities- Company uniform

All our vacancies involve early and late shifts and weekend working. Your working pattern is on a flexible rota basis which you will be provided with a month in advance.

Please note if we receive a high number of suitable applications we may close the vacancy prior to the closing date. If you are interested in this role please apply as soon as possible.

Closing Date 12/10/2018

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Fraser Hart

Positions available

1 x full time Sales Consultant
1 x full time Supervisor
1 x part time Sales Consultant

We are looking for someone who has passion and pride in everything they do. Someone who has the ability to do more than simply sell a product. We want someone who connects with people and creates lasting memories with their customers. In return we aim to offer you a fantastic opportunity working with experts from the jewellery industry. Fraser Hart is a well established jewellers, having been in the business for over 80 years. This is also a very exciting time to join our business as we are always looking at ways to expand and develop our business and make Fraser Hart a great place to work for all of our colleagues. To give you an idea of some of our benefits, they include –an amazing discount policy, the opportunity to work with some of the worlds most prestigious brands, career development opportunities, in-house training, fantastic commission schemes, an exciting employee engagement programme and much more.

The role is ideally suited to an organised, efficient, focused candidate. Full training will be given so quick learning is essential and ability to work quickly and accurately to deadlines. You must be passionate about customer service, be a good team player and have excellent communication skills.

Candidates must present a professional appearance.

If you would like a key role in shaping the future of jewellery retailing in Newbury then email your CV with a covering letter to newbury@fraserhart.co.uk or pop in to learn more

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Mint Velvet

Part Time

Job responsibilities include:

•Inspiring customers through your service and personal style – want to be copied
•Offering expert stylist advice that a boutique would be proud of
•Know the product, love to sell it and everything that goes with it
•Understanding your work place and developing good relationships with the key people within it
•Be an inspirational, helpful and informed role model to customers
•Supporting your Manager to help deliver the best looking store possible
•Maintain immaculate retail standards and housekeeping
•Inspire outfit building through mannequin dressing
•Collect customer data to grow and enhance store sales
•Getting product on to the floor as quickly as possible and in all sizes
•Protect store profits through vigilance on stock loss

Please pop into store with your CV or click on the link below

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Debenhams

Supervisor - Newbury Parkway - 36.5 hrs
Sales Manager - Newbury Parkway - 39 hrs
Sales Adviser - Newbury - 6 to 8 hrs
Restaurant Assistant - Newbury - 6 to 8 hrs
Benefit Account Manager - Newbury Parkway - 36.5 hrs

Debenhams are on a mission to make shopping confidence-boosting, sociable and fun. That’s why we want every customer that comes into our store to leave feeling an inch taller, a bit happier, and a little more confident than when they arrived.

We want to be famous for delivering that unique Debenhams experience – and this starts with our people and the way we all work together.

Our roles can receive high volumes of applications and we may need to occasionally close a vacancy before the published expiry date. We don’t want you to miss out so recommend that you submit your application as soon as possible.

Everyone is someone at Debenhams, who will you be?

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PAUL

PAUL UK, the French family owned Artisan Bakery & Shop, are looking to recruit some great people, if you love great quality food and have a passion for excellent customer service then working for PAUL UK is the place to be.
We offer support, coaching and training to help you reach your potential, flexible hours and competitive rates of pay.

Purpose of role – Retail Team Member
To contribute to increasing the sales of the shop through providing high quality food, sharing product knowledge, excellent displays, exceptional customer service, and working as part of a team.

Key Responsibilities
• Providing an excellent experience to each and every customer who visits the shop, ensuring that all customer needs are exceeded at all times.
• Assisting customers with all requirements by offering suggestions & demonstrating great product knowledge at all times; assisting customers with requests and ensuring these are catered for
• Producing great quality coffee & other drinks in line with our recipes

The bread and butter;
• Passion for food & drink quality
• Passion for providing an excellent customer experience
• Good communication skills including verbal English
• Outgoing & lively personality
• Smart appearance
• Flexible and committed
• Highly motivated
• Team player

The icing on the cake;

• Generous and highly competitive bonus
• 28 days holiday
• 30% discount on all PAUL UK products
• Free breakfast/lunch/dinner on days worked
• Free tea and coffee on days worked
• Half yearly social events for the whole company
• Access to an online benefits system – with loads of exclusive discounts

And we lead the way for pay rates in the industry!

Team Member - £8.83 per hour incl. bonus

Development through workbooks, online course and on the job training you can become a Multi Skilled Team Member, Team Member Masters and then work your way up to Supervisor with each level increasing your pay!

Supervisors can potentially earn £10.00 per hour incl. bonus!!!!
If you feel you have the above abilities, and love PAUL UK then please apply now.


Attach CV and send to newburye26@paul-uk.com

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Jack Wills

Supervisor (24 hours)

Working at Jack Wills is a lifestyle, not just a job and being a Supervisor you’ll be stepping up to lead the team and support the management team to smash store targets. You’ll be the pinnacle of brilliance in delivering customer service and support the team to do the same.

You’ll be a competitive team player, looking to gain experience across a vibrant, customer facing business. You’ll be as self-motivated as an Olympian, ideally with experience in a fast paced retail environment or similar.

You’ll love meeting new people everywhere you go
You’ll be a team player who never backs down from a challenge
A lover for our brand and lifestyle
An excellent communicator and self-starter
The life and soul of the party

If interested pop a copy of your CV into the store today or click the link below!

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Consol

We are currently looking to hire a Part Time Sales Assistant to work in our busy Newbury tanning studio. The position is to start as soon as possible for the right person. We’re ideally looking for someone who has experience of working in a retail environment, or previous experience working in a tanning studio (however not essential) The hours are part time and will include a Sunday. Duties will include assisting customers, maintaining a clean and tidy shop floor, cabins and public areas, restocking of products and provide a professional/welcoming service. We’re a friendly team and will provide full training to new members of staff. If this sounds like something you would be interested in then please get in touch: email your CV to LS@consol.eu

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Joules

Assistant Store Manager

Joules of Newbury are on the lookout for a brilliant Assistant Store Manager to join their team!
You will find our wonderful retail teams have one thing in common, whether they be Sales Assistants, Supervisors, Assistant Managers or Managers, they work as a team and all share a real passion for our brand, keeping our customers at the heart of everything we do.
You will be a commercially driven Assistant Store Manager with lots of creative flair and a drive and desire to develop your team. Reporting to the Store Manager and working shoulder to shoulder with them and your sales team you will have a proactive, hardworking attitude, being able to step up to cover the store in the absence of the Store Manager
To be a successful Assistant Store Manager at Joules, you will need to previous experience of working closely to KPIs and targets with a strong customer service focus, either in a retail supervisory or assistant manager role.
As an Assistant Store Manager at Joules you will receive fantastic support and development in order for you to maximise your potential within this wonderful company, along with the following benefits.

· 31 days Annual Leave (includes bank holidays)
· Holiday Purchase Scheme
· 50% clothing employee discount
· Annual Clothing Allowance
· A full list can be found here http://bit.ly/joulesrb

This is a truly great time to be part of an inspirational and passionate team here at Joules. If you share our values and are looking for an opportunity to grow your career within a truly great British brand then please apply by clicking the following link.

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L'Occitane En Provence

Assistant Manager (Temporary)
Senior Sales Associate (8 hours, Permanent)

The L'Occitane Group is a global, natural and organic ingredient-based cosmetics and well-being products maker, producer and retailer. The Group is built on strong values of entrepreneurship, team work, respect and authenticity. It is committed to developing products that are increasingly respectful of both man and his environment.

With a presence in 90 countries, our products are distributing in more than 2,900 stores in the world.


Please drop a CV into the store to apply.

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Joules

Part time vacancy at Joules in Newbury

‘Sales with More Style’

If you love our style, you’ll find it easy and fun to work here. And we’ll make sure you’re up to speed on everything you need to know, both to be comfortable in your role and confident about any career opportunities that come naturally when you’re part of a growing group.

Our network of stores spans Great Britain and Ireland and continues to grow.

We’ve packed each one with character from the outside in by choosing the most eccentric British buildings we can find and from the inside out by stocking them with colourful characters who share our approach to style. As well as our stores, you’ll find us in the largest department store to the smallest equestrian yard. We also have stores in shopping centres and a large coastal presence.

But at heart, Joules is all about people who are as passionate about our products as our customers are.

We’ll give you all the training you need to be a product expert and feel confident in greeting and advising your customers. From store housekeeping to visual merchandising and helping customers find what they need, you’ll put the customer at the centre of everything, ably supported by your store team.

Visit our website to apply, or bring a CV into store.

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Coffee#1

Coffee#1 are looking for friendly, enthusiastic Baristas to join the Newbury store.

We are looking for a Full Time Barista (35 hour contract) and a Part Time Barista (variety of contracts available).

Coffee#1 is a small, but fast growing, chain of coffee-houses around Wales, the West Midlands, the South West and the South Coast.

Please pop in store to complete an application form.

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