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

Area Manager

Across Yorkshire

An amazing opportunity has become available for the role of Area Manager supporting and guiding all the stores across The Yorkshire Soap Company.

About the Role

You will be responsible for leading a team of managers, keeping them motivated, leading on financial reporting, creating business plans and ensuring the stores deliver to your targets, KPIs all within budget, working alongside the commercial manager and head of operations to ensure all store sales, policies and procedures are managed effectively and driven forward and adding value.

In short, your ultimate goal will be creating and delivering sound business strategies for profitability, team development and business growth. You’ll create and deliver the business planning tools to guide store management to make good business decisions to increase profitability.

The role will form part of the Head office team within the company and your base location will be our Head Office in York but you will be expected to visit all of our store locations within the Yorkshire area.

About You

You are passionate about product, a strong leader and will have experience in managing a team of 12-16 sales associates and know how to get the best out of them. You have a sound business management background with demonstrable success in developing business to targets, within budget and to tight deadlines. Exceeding targets, overseeing sales and creating a great customer journey are all things you take pride in.

What we really want is someone with drive and vision to move us forward, this means you will be full of ideas on balancing operations savings whilst increasing sales. Commercial awareness and understanding of our product offering is essential.

We expect our managers to be the very best. You will be an inspirational leader, customer champion and commercial innovator.

You will be computer literate in Word, Outlook, and Excel, used to regular financial reporting, analysing trade reports and making recommendations to directors.

You will enjoy 28 days paid holiday, a company discount scheme, a competitive salary, and a bright future career in a fast-growing company.

You will be more than just a number. This is an opportunity for you to really shine and be noticed for what you can bring to our business and contribute towards its future success and be rewarded for your contributions.

Full driving clean driving license is required.

Applicants must have a minimum for 5 years management experience.

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Assistant Manager

The Yorkshire Soap Co. Beverley (40 hours per week)

We are looking for an organised, commercial, enthusiastic and sales driven individual to help manage our store in the beautiful, historic town of Beverley.

We want our Assistant 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 the store team and in-store processes; managing their performance and making sure they can be the best that they can be, every day. You will do all you can to increase the company profits, hit and exceed realistic targets, and 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 responsibility to the store, the team, and the customers; and will be jointly accountable for your store and all processes/people within it. 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.

You will want every customer that walks into your store to have an amazing experience, and 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 jointly responsible for running the store day to day. We want our management team to know retail, love retail and know what it takes to grow and develop the stores reputation and sales figures.

You will enjoy 28 days paid holiday, 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.

Applicants MUST have retail/shop management or supervisory experience and must be able to complete and support with store staff rotas, holiday planning and calculations, performance appraisals and development planning. You must be computer literate and windows proficient, able to perform interviews of future staff and previously been responsible for cash banking and weekly takings reconciliation.

All applicants must be flexible throughout the week and available to work weekends.

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Retail Sales Assistant

The Yorkshire Soap Co.  York (20 hours per week)

We are looking for an enthusiastic and passionate customer service and sales assistants to join our flagship store in York city centre on a 20 hour contract.

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

All applicants must be flexible throughout the week and available to work weekends.

Apply here.