Why work for us?

1) Aspirational and luxurious Yorkshire brand - The Yorkshire Soap Company is a luxury lifestyle brand focused on delivering the very best service within the beauty and gift industry.

2) Renowned for delivering the very best in customer service  - Be part of a brand that is committed to providing its customers with service experiences that amaze.

3) Innovative, exciting and dynamic -  The Yorkshire Soap Company offers an in house development programme to ensure our Team Members’ skills and knowledge are unrivalled and ensuring there is room for career development with the brand.

4) The brand epitomises quintessentially British style and culture - The Yorkshire Soap Company is a British brand that captures its heritage and expresses it with fragrance and lifestyle products of the highest quality.  All of our products are made in the UK and we are really proud of this.

5) Career opportunities  - The Yorkshire Soap Company is committed to the development of our Team Members, offering a comprehensive development programme dedicated to nurturing and coaching service skills and product knowledge.

 

Current Vacancies

There are currently 4 vacancies.

Role: Store Manager (Full Time)

Location: The Imaginarium, Blake Street, York
Salary: Competitive

A rare opportunity has arisen to manage one of Yorkshire’s most talked about retail experiences and retail stores.

Based in the wonderful and beautiful city of York, The Imaginarium is a shop like no other and as such, needs a strong retail manager who matches this unique store vision and ethos.

Established alongside our Yorkshire Soap Company brand, The Imaginarium sells a vast and eclectic selection of unique and desirable art work and home interior items. Local artists creations sit with carefully selected and exclusive home interior items, fabulous home scent collections and unique gift led creations and products; many of which have not been seen or sold in the city before.

Our fabulous current store manager is staying with us but within another role in the company, which has created this exciting position as store manager to become vacant once again.

We don't want a manager without an Imagination, we need a candidate with retail vision and flare, a commercially driven sales manager who is self motivated and has some experience in luxury retail selling and management.

The ideal candidate: You will be a strong seller, a leader in service and standards, a fabulous trainer have a passion for customer care and developing your team member to be the same. You will be fully accountable for your store, your customers, your team and your sales but have the support of the company and other like minded store managers.

You will have knowledge of how to manage your office, your stock, your store rooms, your orders and your team. You will be able to coach and develop a small group of fellow enthusiastic team members, Performing regular appraisals, documented training and on the spot coaching.

As this is such a well known brand and store with a fantastic reputation, you must be prepared to work hard and maintain all our high but achievable store and company standards, you will thrive on praise and listen to training.

If you want the biggest and most rewarding challenge of your retail career, this is the job for you.

If you feel you have the skills needed to fulfill this exciting and challenging role – apply today with full covering letter telling us why you’re the best person for the job! 

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

  • Retail Sales: 3 years
  • Retail Management: 2 years


Apply: You can apply for this role by emailing michael@yorkshiresoap.co.uk with your CV and a short cover letter.

 

Role: Store Manager (Full Time)

Location: The Yorkshire Soap Company, Castlegate, Knaresborough
Salary: Competitive

We are The Yorkshire Soap Company, an independent Yorkshire retailer with 5 fantastic retail shops.

We are looking for an organised, commercial, enthusiastic and sales driven store manager to manage our beautiful new soap and gift store in Knaresborough.

We want our Store Manager to create a positive, lively and energetic atmosphere, with the main focus always on excellent, unsurpassed, customer service and sales.

You will be asked to lead, motivate and develop your store team and in store processes, managing their performance and making sure they can be the best that they can be, everyday.

You will do all you can to increase the company profits, hitting and exceeding realistic targets, you will have the knowledge and experience to drive sales forward and make the most of every customer opportunity.

You will be fully flexible and do whatever it takes to make your store continually successful and profitable.

You will have full responsibility to the store, the team, the customers and be fully accountable for your store and all processes/people within it. 

We have very high retail and customer service standards and you will be the store ambassador, championing the brand, both in and out of the store.

You will want every customer that walks into your store to have an amazing experience, you will want them to leave with an armful of shopping bags, knowing that they have bought the perfect presents and gifts and ensuring that they want to come back, time after time and tell all their friends about us.

You will be computer literate, used to working to targets and know the fundamental basics of what makes a great retail store manager. 

We want our store manager to know retail, love retail and know what it takes to grow and develop the stores reputation and sales figures.

You will enjoy generous holidays, a company discount scheme, a competitive salary with incentives and a secure, bright future career, in a fast growing company, where you are more than just a number on a clock in card.

 If you feel you have the skills necessary for this amazing and challenging role then please apply as soon as possible.

Apply: You can apply for this role by emailing michael@yorkshiresoap.co.uk with your CV and a short cover letter.

  

Role: 24-hour Sales Assistant (Part Time)

Location: The Yorkshire Soap Company, Butcher Row, Beverley
Salary: Competitive

We are looking for an enthusiastic and passionate customer service assistant to join our fabulous team within our store.

We want you to sparkle and shine, and be willing to do whatever it takes to ensure our customers have an amazing experience whilst shopping with us; creating a positive, lively and energetic atmosphere.

We have very high retail and customer service standards and you will be a store ambassador; championing the brand both in and out of the store.

We want our sales team to care and be a "people person" as our customers mean everything to us and we want you to have the skills and confidence to spoil them, sell to them, and build strong relationships with them.

The role is part time, working 24 hours per week. All applicants must be flexible throughout the week, and available to work weekends. More hours may become available and be requested throughout our busy periods, such as summer holidays and Christmas.

Apply: You can apply for this role by emailing ysoapelise@outlook.com with your CV and a short cover letter.