Part Time Sales Assistant  - 8-20 hrs a week - Including Saturday AND Sundays

Full Time Sales Assistant - 40-45 hrs a week - Must be available weekends

Stockroom Assistant - Flexible Hours

Are you a hard worker and do you love working as part of a retail team? If so, then Velvet could be the place for you.

We are looking for highly motivated, friendly staff members, with real enthusiasm for retail, to join our fabulous team.

Sales Assistant role, will include: -

  • A real passion for helping customers, delivering excellent service and find new ways in which to excel.

  • Demonstrating flexibility and a willingness to adapt to the needs of the business

  • Make sure all customers are being greeted and approached, be proactive in making this happen, always be aware of the customer’s needs and expectations.

  • Manage all stock effectively and ensure the shop floor is constantly tidy and full

  • Helping with stock, pricing, tagging, moving, and carrying heavy boxes, unpacking deliveries, steaming clothes.

  • Providing support to the team in all aspects of retail and customer service

  • Maintaining excellent housekeeping standards throughout the store, including external and back of house/stockroom areas

  • Working weekends and bank holidays

Key skills needed

  • Great people skills

  • Excellent customer service

  • Highly organised with the ability to multi-task

  • Positive, vibrant, and ready to take on anything

  • Kind, helpful and considerate towards customers and team members alike

  • Resourceful and looking for opportunities to gain experience


Stockroom Assistant role, will include

  • Accurately processing stock quickly and to the highest standard, which includes locating, un-packing and promptly transferring stock onto the shopfloor.

  • Meeting deadlines to always deliver stock to shopfloor and therefore customers

  • Keeping operational areas of the stockroom clean, tidy and organised

  • Working as part of the Velvet team, reporting to the Stockroom Manager

  • You will be responsible for handling and moving the deliveries of clothes and homeware from the delivery vans to the stockroom

  • You will ensure that all products meet the company’s quality standards

  • It is hard work, with lots of heavy lifting, moving stock, pricing, tagging, steaming clothes and similar repetitive tasks


Competitive basic hourly rate

Employee discounts

Enjoyable working atmosphere


If you think you have the skills and positive attitude to join the Velvet team, please email a cover letter with your CV detailing why you would like to work with us and which job you are applying for.