Retail and Events officer
Salary: £21,415 p.a.
The Fashion and Textile Museum is seeking a highly motivated and target led Retail and Events Officer to be responsible for maximising profitably of the Museum shop and events. The position plays a key part in the Museum’s success and is essential in increasing profit and sales within events and retail.
This is a hands-on role as part of a dynamic team to provide excellent customer service and manage all elements of buying, merchandising and retail operations alongside the day to day running of the shop.
The only museum in the UK solely dedicated to showcasing developments in contemporary fashion, the Fashion and Textile Museum also provides inspiration, support and training for those working in the industry. Founded by iconic British designer Dame Zandra Rhodes, the museum is owned by Newham College London – one of Europe’s largest further education colleges – and offers a programme of changing exhibitions, courses and events.
Working 10am – 6.15pm, 5-days a week Tuesday to Sunday, you will also be flexible around the demands of the Museum programme to ensure business needs are met.
If you have the style and drive to join our dynamic team, we very much welcome your application.
Closing date: Thursday 21 September, midnight
Interview date: Friday 29 September
This position is subject to DBS clearance. The College is committed to safeguarding and promotes the welfare of learners and expects all staff to share this commitment. The College is an equal opportunities employer.