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.

Schuh

Job Title: Full-Time Sales Adviser
Contract: 37.5 hours per week (Monday – Friday)

Job Description:
We have a vacancy available for a full-time Sales Adviser to work Monday-Friday in our Newbury store. Previous experience in footwear retailing is not essential but you do need to be dynamic, hardworking, fashion conscious and passionate about customer service. In return we offer a rewarding career in an exciting environment with great scope for personal initiative and an hourly rate of £7.29 unless NLW applies.

To apply, please complete an application form this website.
We look forward to hearing from you!

Awarded: Retail Week - Best Employer in Retail 2017, Drapers - Best Place to Work 2017 & Glassdoor - Best Places to Work 2018.

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Monsoon

Monsoon Accessorize are currently looking for 4 Part Time Sales Assistants

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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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 exceptional Sales Consultants to join our fabulous team at our concession in Debenhams, Newbury.

Please note that we have various hours available:

Monday - Friday - 10am-2pm - 20 hours per week
Saturday Sales Consultant - 8 hours per week
Sunday Sales Consultant - 5.5 hours per week

Please note on your application which role you are interested in.

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!

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Lakeland

Retail Colleague- Newbury
Permanent
19 Hours
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 14 January 2018

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Debenhams

Loss Prevention Assistant - Newbury Parkway - 36.5hrs (019031)
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.
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.
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.
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.

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Animal

Store Manager – 40 hours
Salary: Competitive
Benefits: Staff discount, staff uniform allowance, contributory pension scheme

In 1987, two surfers, tired of losing their watches to the waves, designed an innovative solution: the hook and loop strap. Rapidly adopted by the action sport community, the watch went on to launch the Animal brand. Thirty years later, Animal has become the premier UK action sports lifestyle brand. Defined by the sports at its core surfing, snowboarding and mountain biking Animal continues to evolve, bringing the thrill of the ride to alternative environments, from Kitesurfing and wakeboarding to BMX and skateboarding. Animal is proud to support its own pro team of riders and advocates, keeping the ride at the heart of everything they do. For the past three decades, Animal has operated a programme of 'rider-refined' innovation, using the pro team to test and tweak products for real rider performance. The Animal range has grown to include action sports lifestyle clothing, wetsuits, technical outerwear, footwear, watches, luggage and accessories. Authentic to its British roots, all products are designed in-house at Animal HQ, located on the south coast.

Reporting to the regional manager, you will be responsible for the management of staff, stock, customers and premises to ensure the delivery of outstanding quality customer service that is cost effective, timely and meets company policy requirements, as well as agreed targets, budgets and KPI's.

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Monsoon

Assistant Manager -
We’re looking for an experienced Assistant Manager to join our Newbury Monsoon Accessorize branch

In this role you will:

• Drive the business forward through managing and developing your team – leading by example on great customer service, product knowledge and being a brand ambassador.
• Support your Branch Manager to identify strengths and development needs of your team to create a live succession plan for the store and the wider business.
• Manage your store ensuring your team are motivated, knowledgeable and exceeding expectations by providing learning and development opportunities.
• Support the store manager in operational administration and ensure communication is completed on time.
• Provide support to other local branches as and when required.
• Have an awareness of the local market and develop customer opportunities.
• Ensure Visual Merchandising/window guidelines are communicated and implemented commercially for your store.

This is a role that will stretch you and bring out your best qualities as you support the Branch Manager. Acting as a role model for your team, you will lead by example while you effectively support your store to achieve the Company KPI’s.

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.

Pop into store with your CV.

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Debenhams

Benefit Account Manager - Newbury Parkway - 36.5 hrs (018717)

We love personalities – big ones, different ones, bubbly ones. And we love our amazing Account Managers who make customers feel great and the team feel inspired!
You’ll live and breathe the Benefit brand and share your ideas with everyone around you. You’ll know how make-up or a treatment can pick someone up on a bad day, and how to motivate your talented squad.
Benefit’s a different kind of make-up brand – all smiles and no science. You’ll lead by making people feel good, which will make you feel great too.
You’ll see that the counter looks amazing, the products look inviting, and the team looks their best all the time. As importantly, you’ll train them in person and by example.
It’s a role that’s part leader, part doer, part standard bearer and part rule breaker – and it’s all about the Benefit experience.
We’ll train and develop you too, and give you a ton of opportunities to progress your career and gain a Level 3 Management Diploma. So get out there and make real connections that keep our fun brand right at number one.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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