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.

Debenhams

Store Trainer - Newbury Parkway - 30 hrs (018784)

The role of the Store Trainer is there to support the store to achieve business results through delivery and co-ordination of non-management training.
This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to develop in a training direction. You will be putting into place ongoing training programmes to support the existing teams development as well as working with fresh new starters to ensure they are fully supported in their first few weeks and months in the business. You will be liaising with Sales managers and Store Administrators to resource, co-ordinate and deliver training plans for individuals.
This is a fully flexible role and will require you to work up to 5 out of 7 full days per week for which rotas will be provided 4 weeks in advance (including weekends & bank holidays). The days and times for each shift may vary depending on the business needs.
Skills
This role will involve good communication skills, both verbal and written and excellent planning/prioritising abilities. Experience of delivering training and working within a retail environment are an advantage.

Occasionally we will close vacancies prior to the published expiry date if we receive high volumes of applications; therefore to avoid disappointment we recommend that you submit your application early.

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Joules

Assistant Store Manager (Fixed Term Contract)
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.
• Generous employee discount
• Clothing allowance
• Annual leave of 31 days including bank holidays plus 1 day family leave
• 2 Volunteering Days per year
• Holiday purchase scheme
• Enhanced Maternity/ Paternity/ Shared parental/ Adoption Leave
• Pension
• Cycle to work
• Childcare Vouchers
• Employee Assistance Programme
• Voluntary Health Care Cash Plan
• Life Assurance
• “Thank You” scheme
• Loyalty Recognition scheme
• Give As You Earn
• Save As You Earn
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 link below.

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Joules

3 x 8 hour Sales Assistants - Christmas Temps
1 x 16 hour Supervisor

Joules of Newbury are on the lookout for brilliant Sales Assistants & a Supervisor 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.

In return 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 holiday (pro rata'd for part time)
• Pension scheme
• Clothing allowance
• Generous staff discount
• Life cover
• “Thank you” scheme
• Payroll giving (GAYE)
• One day leave for charity volunteering

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!

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John Lewis at Home

Selling Assistants, and Replenishment (Stock Management) Partners

The festive season is a special time of year in our stores – it’s also the busiest. John Lewis are now recruiting for seasonal Christmas temporary Partners in our Newbury branch.

We are looking for self-motivated individuals who are passionate about giving great customer service and working in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. Successful candidates will need to enjoy variety and multi-tasking, be able to pick up things quickly and be flexible with their working hours… and above all want to work in an exciting and challenging retail environment!

We are recruiting for Selling Assistants, and Replenishment (Stock Management) Partners.
Up to £9.82 per hour. This is dependent on relevant skills and experience.

If successful you will be offered a contract which may include weekends, and early morning working. There may be the opportunity to increase your hours, particularly in the weeks leading up to Christmas. As a Christmas temporary Partner, you will be required to offer flexibility to the branch during our peak trading period. Permanent opportunities will also be available.

Apply online at www.jlpjobs.com

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Debenhams

Health & Beauty Counter Manager - Debenhams Newbury Parkway

37.5 hours per week

As a counter manager, you are brand ambassador an expert on make-up, skincare and fragrance. Through your engaging style, you will drive business, and through coaching and leading the Beauty Consultants, ensure targets are achieved.

Your key responsibilities would include the following:

To achieve retail sales targets in total and by product group

Ensure all customers are offered the level of guidance as required by the Company in the application and benefits of its products

Ensure the counters are merchandised to the highest level through regular maintenance of all point of sale materials, factice, show cards, testers, and tester stands.

All Company documentation to be neatly, accurate and on time

Ensure stock levels are maintained to agreed levels in the correct product mix and identify slow-moving products to improve retail sell through

Must be available to support all major sales and marketing activities in store and take part in out of store / after store hours event

Always work to standards set by the company and follow both the Company and store rules and regulations

The successful applicant will be:

Motivated
Demonstrated ability of working within a team
Strong communications and organisational skills
Previous experience within the industry would be an advantage

If you feel you match our vision, or know someone who does, please email your covering letter and CV to llewis@diormail.com

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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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Debenhams

Maintenance Person - Newbury Parkway - 36.5 hrs (016676)

As a Maintenance Person you will be supporting the store team to ensure that the store is a safe working environment. Providing technical advice to management, staff and external parties, you will also carry out statutory and Company routine testing of equipment/machinery and ensure that the store complies with all Health and Safety legislation.

This is a fully flexible role and will require you to work up to 5 out of 7 full days per week for which rotas will be provided 4 weeks in advance (including weekends & bank holidays). The days and times for each shift may vary depending on the business needs

Skills

You will be a highly proactive individual who has a logical and organised approach, good communication skills and the ability to manage shifting priorities. You should be confident working with equipment, have an excellent knowledge of Health and Safety matters and have good DIY/handyperson skills. Heavy lifting can be involved, you should also feel comfortable climbing ladders and working at heights. You must also be PC literate and have a good level of electrical knowledge.

Experience

You will need to be able to plan and implement ongoing maintenance programmes within the store whilst liaising with external contractors if required, carry out risk assessments in accordance with Health and Safety policy and give guidance and support on any related issues.


Occasionally we will close vacancies prior to the published expiry date if we receive high volumes of applications; therefore to avoid disappointment we recommend that you submit your application early.

36.5 hrs
£7.60 - £8.10 per hour
Permanent
Expiry Date: Ongoing

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Debenhams

Loss Prevention Assistant - Newbury Parkway - 30 hrs (014938)

As a Loss Prevention Assistant you will be supporting the store team in the delivery of excellent customer service and to ensure that the store, staff and stock remains safe and secure. You will advise on how to reduce stock loss and assist in the training of security procedures. You will implement company loss prevention policies and best practices and help to identify, support and maintain the stores stock loss action plan. You will also be responsible for the store opening and closing and emergency call out procedures.

This is a fully flexible role and will require you to work up to 5 out of 7 full days per week for which rotas will be provided 4 weeks in advance (including weekends & bank holidays). The days and times for each shift may vary depending on the business needs.

Skills

You will be a highly proactive individual who has a logical and organised approach, good communication skills (both written and verbal) and the ability to manage shifting priorities. You should be confident in dealing with stock loss issues, be able to deter and detect theft, and ideally have knowledge of Data Protection and legislation covering theft i.e. PACE. You must be PC literate. The ability to operate CCTV is preferred.

Experience

The role can involve the opening and closing of the store as well as being available for emergency call outs, therefore flexibility with working hours is vital.

Occasionally we will close vacancies prior to the published expiry date if we receive high volumes of applications; therefore to avoid disappointment we recommend that you submit your application early.


30 hrs
£7.60 - £8.10 per hour
Permanent
Expiry Date: 23/10/17

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John Lewis at Home

Selling Assistants, and Replenishment (Stock Management) Partners

The festive season is a special time of year in our stores – it’s also the busiest. John Lewis are now recruiting for seasonal Christmas temporary Partners in our Newbury branch.

We are looking for self-motivated individuals who are passionate about giving great customer service and working in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. Successful candidates will need to enjoy variety and multi-tasking, be able to pick up things quickly and be flexible with their working hours… and above all want to work in an exciting and challenging retail environment!

We are recruiting for Selling Assistants, and Replenishment (Stock Management) Partners.
Up to £9.82 per hour. This is dependent on relevant skills and experience.

If successful you will be offered a contract which may include weekends, and early morning working. There may be the opportunity to increase your hours, particularly in the weeks leading up to Christmas. As a Christmas temporary Partner, you will be required to offer flexibility to the branch during our peak trading period. Permanent opportunities will also be available.

Apply online at www.jlpjobs.com

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Fraser Hart

Positions available

1 x full time 40 hour contract

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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Debenhams

Sales Manager - Newbury Parkway - 39 hrs (016932)
A Debenhams Sales Manager is top of their field. They are ambitious, passionate, service focused and above all, they are inspirational leaders who will drive our teams to succeed.
We’re all about the customer. We want them to have a fun, confidence-boosting and sociable shopping experience with us. Our evolving Designer at Debenhams collections, flawless visuals and iconic brands make us the perfect destination and a place for you to make your mark.
Our leaders need to reflect the pride and passion that we have for our brand, and have the retail acumen to drive sales and keep our shoppers coming back; after all they’re at the heart of everything we do.

As Sales Manager in Debenhams you must:

Put the needs of our customers at the centre of every decision
Lead and inspire your team
Recognise opportunities for change and embrace the vision of our business for the future
Take ownership for the running of a Debenhams department
Work with energy, pace and enthusiasm
Demonstrate flexibility and adaptability
Make sound commercial decisions which will drive Sales, store account cards and in store orders
Promote an environment of on-going personal development and growth
We are looking for established managers who have a proven record of managing and leading a team.
A management career with Debenhams is designed with you in mind. We will give you the opportunity to push your boundaries and develop your skills, whilst also developing your team around you. Our culture allows you the freedom to make your mark, drive your department, and grow in to larger roles.

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Debenhams

Christmas Team - Newbury Parkway - 10 hrs (016671)

Christmas shopping needs to be fun, really easy and enjoyable. Customers need to feel inspired when they’re browsing ,looked after when they need some help and recharged after visiting our restaurant.

It’s important to us that our customers receive quick, friendly service from a team who love helping people and making their day that bit brighter. At such a busy time of year, we want to go further for our customers and help them find exactly what they want, so we need some extra help to make sure each and every one of them gets the best experience worthy of telling their friends about.

What we’re looking for is simple. You’ll need to be able to:

- Go out of your way to make our customers smile and feel really special
- Enjoy talking and listening to customers and helping them to shop or recharge
- Work quickly and efficiently as part of the team - Christmas is busy but it’s great fun and you’ll meet some great people!
- Take pride in creating an open and welcoming sales floor or restaurant environment
- Have fun with your customers and help your colleagues every day


Joining our Christmas team means you'll be offering great service in any one of our many departments. From Click & Collect to Menswear or Gifts to the Restaurant and more. We'll consider you for every department so don't miss out & apply today!

Working Pattern (*include whichever is applicable)

- 10hrs working across Saturday & Sunday (and/or a Monday-Friday shift)

These are temporary positions starting soon and lasting until the end of December.

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Debenhams

Christmas Team - Newbury Parkway - 20 hrs (016673)

Christmas shopping needs to be fun, really easy and enjoyable. Customers need to feel inspired when they’re browsing,looked after when they need some help and recharged after visiting our restaurant.


It’s important to us that our customers receive quick, friendly service from a team who love helping people and making their day that bit brighter. At such a busy time of year, we want to go further for our customers and help them find exactly what they want, so we need some extra help to make sure each and every one of them gets the best experience worthy of telling their friends about.

What we’re looking for is simple. You’ll need to be able to:

- Go out of your way to make our customers smile and feel really special
- Enjoy talking and listening to customers and helping them to shop or recharge
- Work quickly and efficiently as part of the team - Christmas is busy but it’s great fun and you’ll meet some great people!
- Take pride in creating an open and welcoming sales floor or restaurant environment
- Have fun with your customers and help your colleagues every day

Joining our Christmas team means you'll be offering great service in any one of our many departments. From Click & Collect to Menswear or Gifts to the Restaurant and more. We'll consider you for every department so don't miss out & apply today!

Working Pattern (*include whichever is applicable)

- 16 or 20hrs working across 5 out of 7 days including Saturday and/or Sunday

These are temporary positions starting soon and lasting until the end of December.

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The Entertainer

The main vacancies are 2 x 20hour positions
Christmas positions also available.
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 130 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.
We trade Monday to Saturday with no Sunday opening, so that day is for you and your family. You will need to work 5 days out of 6 including Saturdays and you need to be flexible to work extra hours and shifts especially at Christmas, when we extend our trading day and operate extra out of hour’s shifts.
As a Sales Assistant your key responsibilities will be:
• Great Customer Service & Product Demos
• Cash Handling & Till Operation
• Merchandising & Promotion Set ups
• Replenishment
• Deliveries
Please apply via the link below

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Paperchase

Supervisor - Permanent - 20-30 hours (flexible)

Our stores are at the heart of our business – our store management teams are the key to our continued success. We are on the hunt for a Store Manager & Supervisor, from a fast paced high street retailer, to join us in our Newbury store. This is a high profile opportunity and an exciting challenge for an ambitious manager.

This is an exciting time to come on board, as the business is undergoing a period of substantial growth. Paperchase offer a competitive salary and benefits package which includes:

• 5.6 weeks holiday
• generous bonus scheme
• company pension scheme
• life assurance
• employee discount (50% off Paperchase products)

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PAUL

Position available
Retail Team Member - fulltime

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.

We are looking for Retail Team Member - Newbury 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:
• Assisting in the preparation and service of all products as required, ensuring the correct standard and quality is met at all times
• Providing an excellent experience to each and every customer who visits the shop, ensuring that all customer needs are exceeded at all times
• Assisting your colleagues whenever and wherever possible, thereby promoting excellent teamwork

The bread and butter:

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

The icing on the cake:
• Competitive salary and bonus
• 28 days holiday
• 30% discount on all PAUL UK products
• Free meal on days worked
• Free tea and coffee on days worked
• Half yearly social events for the whole company

Team Member - £7.50 + £1 bonus which means you could earn £8.50 per hour!
Development through workbooks, online course and on the job you can become a
Team Member Masters (which includes a pay increase) and then work your way up to Supervisor.
Supervisors can potentially earn = £8.60 + £1 = £9.60per hour!

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

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Topshop/Topman

Lloyds 16hrs (Friday/Saturday/Sunday)- can combine with 8hrs Topman to create 24hr Team leader rol

Topshop 37.5hr or 20hr Team leader Role

As a Team Leader - Supervisor you are the ultimate Service Role Model in our store. Along with the Managers you are responsible for creating a world class shopping environment for our customers. You lead the team setting the pace, driving the productivity whilst maintaining a positive and fun environment. You inspire the teams by showcasing what great looks like.

If you would like to apply please drop a CV into store and ask to speak to a member of management or call the store on 01635 522634 for more information

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Vaporized

Do you have knowledge of vaping or E-cigs?

Are you passionate about sales and customer service?

Then a Fantastic Opportunity To Join One Of The Uk's Fastest Growing E-Cig Retailers is the position for you.

We at Vaporized are seeking a forward-thinking and highly motivated individual to join our team and contribute to our current success in the e-cig retail sector.

Ideally having previous retail and face to face sales experience , you will display high levels of customer service and an ability to work well within a team.

Key Responsibilities Will Include:

- Ensure stock levels are maintained and monitored
- Develop your skills where appropriate
- Develop branch sales to ensure growth
- Ensure branch sales targets are reached
- Ability to drive in-store business
- Excellent communication skills

Direct sales experience is preferred but full and ongoing training will be provided.

Please note that due to legal requirements you must be 18 or over to apply.

A competitive hourly rate is offered on a 15 hour min contract + Staff Discount

APPLY IN-STORE

Aaron Myatt
07392002644
Area manager
KP ECIG LTD
Vaporized.co.uk

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New Look

Supervisor (Part time 16 hours)

We’re currently looking for a part time Supervisor to join us at our lovely Parkway Shopping Centre store.

At New Look our mission is to make our customers look good and feel great.

As a New Look Supervisor you support the Store Manager to ensure that your store is at the forefront of our customers mind set. We want our managers to lead the store to greater heights and push the boundaries and help support our mission. You will be responsible for making commercial decisions on the shop floor whilst motivating and developing the team to deliver company standards. You will also ensure like your business you continue to drive and improve your own performance and development

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Gelato Joes

Supervisor Required to join our fun and hard working team at Gelato Joe’s in Newbury.
25+ Hours per week
upto £9 per hour.

Experience in Food/ Hospitality is essential and successful applicants will be required to run the store and lead the team in the absence of a manager on a regular basis.
For more information please contact Sam in store or online.

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Animal

Sales Assistants

Animal, the UK’s leading action sports lifestyle brand is looking to recruit passionate, dedicated and enthusiastic Sales Assistants in our Newbury store.

Reporting to the store manager, assistant manager and supervisor, you will be responsible for ensuring that customer service and store standards are executed so as to achieve an outstanding quality of customer service and experience. As part of the store team, you will help ensure the store meets company policy requirements, as well as attaining agreed targets, budgets and KPI’s.

Please apply in store (preferable) or by email to Newbury.store@animal.co.uk with your CV and cover letter.

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Hotel Chocolat

Are you enthusiastic, hardworking and passionate about providing an excellent customer experience?

Do you want to learn from industry leaders who share a love of chocolate?

Then we would love to hear from you!

We are currently looking to fill the vacancy of:

Senior Sales Adviser

Apply in store today with a CV & Covering Letter or via www.hotelchocolat.com/careers

THANKS

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Jack Wills

Sales Assistants (Full & Part Time)

Working at Jack Wills is not just a job, it’s a lifestyle, and as a Sales Assistant you’ll be out there living it. Greeting, serving and advising our customers on all of our products and events, both in-store and online. It’s more than just being great with customers however as you’ll have the chance to develop the skills needed in your future career - in retail management and beyond.

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

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Jack Wills

Supervisor (Full Time)

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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Jigsaw

We are currently seeking a full time Deputy Manager & a part time Sales Assistant (16 hours) to join our team

The Jigsaw team is made up of dedicated and motivated people who share a passion for the brand, our individuality, our philosophy and English heritage. The success of Jigsaw is rooted in the company philosophy: to sell affordable, fashionable clothes and accessories in stylish surroundings. Every employee is an important part of that philosophy and a valued member of our team. All our staff are passionate about setting the highest standards, aiming to exceed our customers' expectations of style, quality and fashion. If you share our passion then do get in touch. We look forward to hearing from you.

Please enquire in store.

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