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Retail job descriptions

At RHR we recruit right across the UK retail industry covering all sectors and have over 20 years' experience in recruitment. We have placed retail candidates in jobs in all types of retail environment, and at all levels, from graduate through to board-level roles.

When looking for a new role or applying for a job, it's key to understand the job itself and what will be involved. Every company is different, but the below job descriptions give a key outline of what you can expect from working in each position.

These retail job descriptions also help when planning your career path as you can see which roles will progress into the role you ultimately want to work in, and what positions and skills you will need to have to reach your ideal role in retail.

To read each job description, please choose a job type below:

Retail Management Job Descriptions:

Retail Head Office Job Descriptions:

Fashion Design, Production and Technology Job Descriptions:

HR Job Descriptions:


For job seekers

With many of the UK's top retailers as clients, we are in the best position to help you in your retail career. We find out when vacancies arise sooner than anyone else, and we invest a great deal of time in meeting all candidates face-to-face to ensure we understand exactly what they are looking for.

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For recruiters

Using the largest retail candidate database in the UK, RHR can provide you with superior candidates to fulfil any retail recruitment needs. We can cater for any recruitment campaign, whether large or small and across all areas from Retail Operations through to Wholesale Technical & Design.