ApplyDrive, personality and enthusiasm. You’ll have it in abundance. Being a Sales Adviser goes far beyond the till. This is about exceeding customer expectations and providing shopping experiences to remember. Working alongside your like-minded team, you’ll be the reason our customers leave with a smile on their face, and the incentive they need to keep on coming back. In return, you’ll be able to build up a wide range of experience, particularly within our ever evolving, dynamic and popular Click & Collect service, plus Wedding Services and Travel Money Bureaus.View current vacancies and apply sales supervisor / team leaderAmbitions to run your own Debenhams store? This is the place to start. Often with responsibility for an entire division, you’ll lead by example - driving the highest standards of customer service, developing your team and working with the Sales Manager to deliver captivating experiences for all. Prove a success and who knows where you’ll make an impression next?View current vacancies and apply Without the substance, there could be no style. Our Technical Service Advisers ensure our stores are safe environments for all. DIY skills and an excellent knowledge of Health and Safety help, but there’s much more to this role than that. It’s about taking the initiative and liaising with contractors. It’s about using your logic and providing technical expertise with store teams. And, above all, it’s about doing what you do best, so our stores can come to life.View current vacancies and apply Making a great shopping experience even more rewarding. That’s the aim of our Personal Shoppers. Providing one-on-one assistance to customers, you’ll need the pro-activeness to approach shoppers, the confidence to recommend products and the personality to build their trust. With an impressive knowledge that stretches across every department and an expert eye for style, you’ll make an impression that ensures our customers do the same.View current vacancies and apply Across the street. In the shopping malls. On iPads and online. Today, the choice for shoppers is everywhere. So we’ve got to keep on catching the customer’s eye. From creating head-turning window displays to designing the look and feel of our departments, you’ll use your creativity, flair and fashion experience to remind people why our stores are the most stylish, modern and captivating environments in which to shop.View current vacancies and applyThousands of customers. Hundreds of product lines. Dozens of employees. All under one roof. When you have that much responsibility, it’s no wonder that keeping everyone and everything safe and secure is of paramount importance to us. And that’s where our Loss Prevention teams play their part. Whether it’s briefing our teams on potential situations, training them in security procedures or responding to emergencies, you’ll keep our stock secure and us safe every minute of every day.View current vacancies and apply There’s much more to these roles than ensuring our products are in the right place at the right time. With hundreds of lines across the store, constantly changing tastes and new products regularly hitting the shelves, we’ll need you to show an impressive product knowledge and keen eye for detail, as you prioritise high volume sellers, enforce pricing strategy and manage overstocks, shortages, returns and transfers. Without you, we wouldn’t be who we are.View current vacancies and apply Out of sight to our customers, means anything but out of mind to us. Our Sales Support teams work behind the scenes to ensure that out on the shop floor we’ve got everything covered. In our Finance Administration team it’ll be your attention to detail, accuracy, reconciliation skills and cash handling that ensure every customer has the kind of shopping experience they thought they could only dream of. While in Store Training you’ll be focused on developing our sales teams through inductions and new initiatives, plus organising training records and training calendars.View current vacancies and apply If you know you want to join Debenhams but aren’t quite sure which role is right for you, take a look through all our roles to find the one that excites you most.View current vacancies and apply Want to run a Debenhams store as if it was your own? That’s the level of autonomy our managers get. All with the help and support you’d expect from a multinational retailer. You’ll need to be an inspirational leader with the entrepreneurial spirit to make it a success. And with the most stylish product ranges on the market and a team ready to follow your example, you’ll have everything you need to do just that.View current vacancies and apply In our fast-paced, rapidly changing business, where the online world means the high street is no longer the only choice for customers, style has never been more critical. And in this role, you’ll set the standards. With the freedom to express your imagination and a big responsibility for the look, feel and commercial success of the store, you’ll use your creativity and technical skills to inspire customers and colleagues alike.View current vacancies and apply warehouse / stock movement managerWhen it comes to enticing customers through captivating stores and maximising sales, opportunity is everything. As our Warehouse Manager, you’ll liaise with Sales Managers and Supervisors across all divisions, and coach and develop your team. All to ensure hundreds of lines of contemporary fashion, designer labels, new collections and must-have products are processed and on the shelves, ready for our customers to enjoy.View current vacancies and apply If you want a role that’s instrumental in the running of a store and the progression of our business, you’ll find no better place to make your mark than as a Sales Manager. Responsible for the sales within your own department, you’ll mentor your team and make sure they’re making the most of their ability. All so we keep on delivering the kind of customer service that’s the envy of the high street. Ambitious and passionate, many of our Sales Managers have aspirations to one day become Store Managers. We’d hope you do as well.View current vacancies and applyNo two days are ever the same. And with tastes and needs changing on a daily basis, no one’s quite sure what to expect next. It makes for an exhilarating career, but it means we’ve got to be on our toes every minute of every day. In this role you’ll do just that. Responsible for finance and stock, you’ll use your planning, organisation and speed of thought to make sure everyone has what they need, when they need it. And by doing so, you’ll play a vital part in maximising sales and controlling costs.View current vacancies and apply Using your vast levels of experience, you’ll take the lead when it comes to the continued security of our stores. From training teams across all departments in the procedures that will keep them vigilant, to making the decisions that will mean our customers are safe and our stock secure, you’ll be pivotal in the Debenhams shopping experience.View current vacancies and apply All Retail Management RolesLike our collections, there’s a lot to choose from at Debenhams. So if you know you want to join us in a management role, but aren’t quite sure which is your perfect fit, that’s understandable. Take a look at all our roles in more detail and then make your choice.View current vacancies and apply Source the best-selling lines of the future. That’s the aim of our buyers. Working with the biggest names in fashion design. That’s the environment. Spotting the trends and influencing the styles is only half the challenge though. With every decision having an impact on sales, our buyers have to find the products that will turn in a profit too.
- Trainee Assistant Buyer :-
Supporting the Assistant Buyer and Buyer, you'll deliver the products our customers can’t wait to get their hands on. Show your talent for identifying next season’s must-haves and thanks to our on-the-job development and internal courses, you could well find yourself as an Assistant Buyer within 12-18 months.
- Assistant Buyers :-
Working closely with the Buyer, you’ll find your responsibility and influence over which styles Debenhams brings to the market quickly grows. One day we want you to be a Buyer yourself. In control of your very own range. That’s why developing the buying, negotiation and leadership skills you need is a part of everyday life in this role.
- Buyers :-
An instinct for what’s right and what’s not. All our Buyers have it. You’ll need it too as you take control for the overall style and direction of your own department. This role isn’t just about providing customers with what they want though. It’s about making money too. So you’ll need to be numerate, with excellent negotiation and people management skills.
get the best sales results too.
- Allocators :-
For a graduate looking to break into the fashion business, opportunities don’t get much better than this. Supporting the Assistant Merchandisers, you’ll pick up the analytical, forecasting, management and negotiation skills that should see you make the step up within two years.
- Assistant Merchandiser :-
When it comes to making profitable product decisions, you’ll be the one to do it. We’ll support you of course, but with an active involvement in the financial side of planning, we’ll be relying on you to maximise sales and increase our margin potential. What’s more, it’ll be down to you to ensure the right products are ready and waiting for the customer. When they want it. And at the right price.
- Merchandiser :-
A portfolio that extends across an entire range. An influence on what products our internationally renowned designers set their imaginations to next. As a Merchandiser, this is your world. You’ll need to be experienced, flexible and unfazed by ambiguity, and have a delicate mix of entrepreneurial thinking with commercially robust tactics. If you do, we’ll give you the freedom to make the decisions that could transform our business.
No role in Finance is for the faint-hearted. You’ll need to thrive in the fast-pace of retail life and be prepared to meet tasks head on. But if you can, you’ll find opportunities to gain qualifications, to build your analytical and mathematical abilities and to become an expert in your field.View current vacancies and apply Whether it’s Helpdesk Support or developing state-of-the-art systems, a company as unique as ours requires unique technology. It’ll be your technical know-how, teamwork and speed of thought that keeps Debenhams running every day. And if problems do arise, whether it’s PCs, tills or other network systems, you’ll be the one to get us operational again. All in a matter of moments.View current vacancies and apply In a market as ferociously changing as ours, decision-making and creative thinking plays a vital role in meeting our supply chain and logistic challenges. So this role won’t just see you put robust systems into place that enable us to process huge stock movements. It’ll see you seek for the innovative answers that have a positive influence on our efficiency, profit and environmental impact too.View current vacancies and apply Sourcing, Ethical Trading & Product Technology View current vacancies and applyThe style of our stores and our reputation for offering extraordinary uniqueness and quality is part of it, but when it comes to keeping our profile high, Marketing is the vision behind it. Using your experience and creativity you could find yourself handling the promotion of our brands and new stores. Perhaps it’ll be intelligently using direct mail to share promotional offers with our customers. Or maybe you’ll be making the most of our stunning fashion shoots. Whatever it is, and however you do, one thing will remain the same. You’ll ensure we always stand out from the crowd. Selling our products. Informing customers. Creating great looking marketing material for stores across the country. All while reacting to our customers’ ever-changing needs. When you join our Print team you’ll be joining some of the best minds in the business. With a keen eye for detail, you’ll help plan and produce campaigns, and then use state-of-the-art equipment to ensure high quality material is produced accurately, to budget and despatched on time.View current vacancies and applySplit between our London and Taunton offices, our HR teams use their in-depth knowledge of the employment marketplace to ensure we’ve got the finest individuals in every department, and provide the quick and accurate advice that our people need to get the most out of their careers. Here’s where you could join us.
- Head Office Resourcing :-
The Debenhams experience doesn’t just start on the retail floor. It begins with the creative and strategic talent behind the scenes. Which is why our specialist recruiters use the most innovative and highly effective methods available to attract the very best Head Office talent.
- Learning & Development Team :-
Our people are our biggest asset. So we invest in their development from the beginning. As a Learning & Development Adviser, you’ll identify training needs, provide support and guidance to managers and, above all, ensure we’re delivering the most effective training solutions possible.
- Pay & Reward Team :-
From day one, we wanted to be the most attractive employer destination on the high street. And in today’s hugely competitive marketplace, that’s an ambition more important than ever. Our Pay & Reward Team takes a strategic look at what we’re offering, and makes sure we do everything we possibly can to attract and retain outstanding individuals.
- Employee Relations Team :-
We may be a team of over 25,000, but to us, every single one of them matters. Our Employee Relations Team provides the advice and guidance everybody needs. From more information on company guidelines to explaining the intricacies of employment law, join us here and you’ll play a vital role in ensuring the welfare of all our people.
- Retail Resourcing :-
Retail Resourcing is all about ensuring the very best talents in retail are in our stores, and with more than 170 stores throughout the UK and ROI to support, the demand for new people is always there. With your customer service and organisational skills, you’ll liaise directly with each store, and help bring thousands of new starters in every year.
- Head Office Resourcing :-
When it comes to recruiting the highest-calibre talent across our HR, Finance, Information Systems and Print divisions for our Taunton Head Office, this is the Resourcing team that does it. Using, developing and adapting the most innovative and effective recruitment methods on the market, you’ll help us find even more great people.
- HR Admin & HR Support Centre :-
We want every store to be able to concentrate on what they’re best at – delivering great fashion and great service. Which is why our Admin and Service Centre teams are so vital to our success. Dealing with a high volume of administration and employee enquiries, these teams provide essential HR support and advice to all our employees.
- HR Payroll :-
We know the amount of passion and hard work our employees invest in creating great Debenhams experiences, so it’s only right that they are rewarded appropriately, on time and any queries responded to quickly. You’ll need to be proactive, organised and with excellent attention to detail.