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.

Jack Wills

We are looking for motivated, customer-focused individuals who are keen to help create a fun and upbeat atmosphere. You will embody the Jack Wills aspirational lifestyle and in return can look forward to a competitive salary and fantastic discounts.
Several positions available for our new store in Parkway, due to open before Christmas

• Assistant Store Manager
• Full time Supervisor
• Part time Supervisor
• Full time Sales assistants
• Part time Sales assistants

Please apply via email – jackjobs@jackwills.com

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Debenhams

Stockroom Assistant

“Christmas is a busy and exciting time for Debenhams. Our Stockroom Assistants play a vital role in our stores at Christmas to ensure our products are ready and available for our customers. This temporary role will offer you the chance to experience the exciting variation that comes with working in retail at our busiest time of year.

Often operating behind the scenes our Stockroom Assistants are dedicated to making sure the shop floor remains well stocked and quickly replenished, processing the deliveries that arrive daily. They are calm yet adaptable and flexible to the ever changing demands and priorities that this role operates within.

From the arrival of our deliveries you will support the unloading, sorting, tagging and sizing of stock in preparation for its arrival to the shop floor as well as using our in house technology to identify and record the required products. Our Stockroom Assistants promote a positive and willing approach towards product availability and presentation, ensuring all sizes, colours and styles are available for our customers to buy.

You will be required to identify stock discrepancies or damages when processing our products and deliveries therefore a strong attention to detail and accuracy is essential. Working within this environment you will require an awareness of security at all times to ensure our stock room remains a safe environment for all staff. You will be required to demonstrate an understanding of health and safety and manual handling guidelines which you will apply when climbing ladders or lifting heavy items.

When recruiting, it’s important to us that we are the right choice for you, as well as you being the right choice for us. We believe it is the people we employ that make the difference to our customers’ shopping experience. Our people take pride in what we do, what we sell and the standards we expect. They are passionate about working with Debenhams and care about doing their very best for every customer.”

Click on the link to apply for a 20 hour role:

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Debenhams

Sales Advisor Roles

“Christmas is a busy and exciting time for Debenhams. In order to provide our customers with an exceptional service we need some extra help in the coming months. Joining our team as a Sales Advisers you will be the first point of contact for our customers demonstrating a friendly and enthusiastic welcome. This temporary role will offer you the chance to experience the exciting variation that comes with working in retail at our busiest time of year.

Our Sales Advisers use their knowledge of our business to promote our fantastic events, products and services. They offer our customers more ways to shop through their awareness of our ordering services and online shopping. They strive to deliver the best possible service at every opportunity; whether at the till point, on the shop floor or in the fitting rooms every customer matters to us.

A strong attention to detail through ensuring high standards of product presentation and keeping our displays immaculate and well replenished is vital. Equally, an ability to demonstrate initiative and a flexible approach are qualities which help create the best possible shopping experience.

When recruiting, it‘s important to us that we are the right choice for you, as well as you being the right choice for us. We believe it is the people we employ that make the difference to our customers’ shopping experience. Our people take pride in what we do, what we sell and the standards we expect. They are passionate about working with Debenhams and care about doing their very best for every customer.”

8-12 hour and 16-30 hour roles available

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Jigsaw

We are currently seeking a manager for the Newbury store;
Skills required
Behaviours for success
• Excellent communication and 'people' skills • Inspire, motivate & lead a team
• Planning and organisational skills • A commitment to customer service
• Commercial acumen • Maintain excellent store standards
• Numeracy • Decision-making ability
• Literacy • A sense of responsibility
• Keen interest in fashion
• Previous retail store management experience

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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L'Occitane En Provence

Assistant Boutique Manager - Full Time - Competitive Salary


L'Occitane, the Provençal Skincare and Lifestyle Brand, is now recruiting for an Assistant Boutique Manager

We are looking for a confident and motivated individual with an interest in the beauty & skincare industry and a passion for selling and delivering great customer service…

If you have previous experience within the Retail sector and are flexible and dependable we would like to hear from you!

Candidates can apply on www.loccitanecareers.co.uk or hand their CV in store.

Or email their CV to the Parkway store on: ukstore.newbury@loccitane.co.uk

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Coffee#1

Coffee#1 is an award winning regional coffee chain. We have won 'Best Coffee Chain in the UK' for the last five years in a row. We are currently looking to recruit a passionate, enthusiastic and friendly Store Manager to continue this reputation.

Salary up to £21,000 per annum plus bonus.

The successful candidate will need to have previous managerial experience and obviously, previous coffee experience would be desirable, however full Barista training will be given.

Please apply via application form. These can be downloaded from our website; www.coffee1.co.uk/contact/jobs or you may request one from recruitment@coffee1.co.uk
All applicants would need to be available for weekend and bank holiday working.

Other vacancies:
Shift supervisor
Full time baristas.
Part time baristas.

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Ecco

ASSISTANT MANAGER
40 HOURS, Temporary
ECCO is a successful global premium footwear retailer with a proud heritage and exciting expansion plans.
We are looking for a dynamic individual with a passion for creating outstanding customer experiences to join our successful team and help to drive the business forward. You will
• have a passion for retail and bring high levels of energy and commitment to the Company

• possess a natural, friendly sales style together with a hands-on approach and a can-do attitude

• be a positive, supportive and flexible team player, actively taking responsibility within your role for delivering exceptional service and maximizing sales

• have a proven track record within retail for leading teams to deliver service, sales and profit expectations

• have good commercial awareness and be able to support the Manager in all aspects of the store
In return for your passion, commitment and loyalty, we offer generous staff benefits.
If you are inspired to be a part of our success story then please call into the store with your CV or email it to newbury@eccoshops.com


Part time staff also required.

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The Entertainer

So what does it mean to work for The Entertainer? We think we are a bit different. We are a values driven, family business with amazing people working in our teams. We sell fun products but we work hard. We are an ambitious, demanding and caring company

We value loyalty and commitment and we treat each team member with care and dignity, acting honestly and fairly in everything we do. We also work hard together to aim higher because we aspire to be the best loved toyshop

Currently we have two vacancies, a 20 hour assistant and a 30 hour assistant.
Please pop into store with your CV.

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Johnsons Shoes

This premium branded footwear retailer is looking for an Assistant Manager to join its Newbury team in the Parkway.
As a successful independent Johnsons Shoes now have 14 stores and have been established for over 62 years! They pride themselves on offering quality footwear for ladies, men and children and stock a wide array of brands.
The applicant will be able to show:
o Excellent communication skills and a passion for retail
o Excellent levels of customer service and acknowledgement
o A hands on approach leading by example
o A willingness to learn about the product and show they can train a team
o A sense of commercial awareness and acumen
o A flexible can do attitude and be a real team player.
As well as show numeracy, literacy and a sense of responsibility.

Please do pop into store for a chat with the manager or apply with your current CV & covering letter.
Alternatively you can apply on line via. jobs@jshoes.net

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Costa Coffee

Fantastic coffee would still leave a bitter taste without equally brilliant staff and excellent customer service. That's why we're so particular about who we hire.

At Costa our people make our stores what they are. Students and parents come to us for the flexible working hours, ambitious managers-to-be join to get experience and a career, but they all share the same thing in common; passion for coffee and a pride in Costa.

Parkway Costa are recruiting,
Barista's
Hours available are;
Monday - Friday 4pm till close
Saturday and Sunday flexible hours, 16 hour contract
Other part time flexible roles available
Rate of pay £6.36

click on the link to apply, or pop into store today or email newburyparkway@gmail.com

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Cath Kidston

30 hour Assistant manager required.
You'll be supporting a Store Manager with all the day-to-day responsibilities of running a busy and thriving store. You'll either be looking for the next step in your career prior to taking on your own store, or you'll be an experienced Assistant Manager who enjoys supporting and developing others in a busy retail environment.

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New Look

An opportunity has arisen to work within New Look, Parkway. Ideally the candidate is able to work during the week. Please pop in with a CV for an initial chat.

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Cafe Rouge

Cafe Rouge brings the essence of the Parisian cafe culture to the UK. A perfect place to mull over the morning papers with your petit dejeuner and a cafe au lait, pop in for a quick spot of lunch, share a post-work drink or enjoy an evening meal with friends. Please follow the link below for details.

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