Jobs At Homebase In Store Or Head Office Vacancies

If you're looking for flexible working in a friendly environment Homebase stores may be the employer you are looking for. They have hundreds of stores across the UK and can offer, part-time, full-time, shift work, temporary or permanent employment. More information and help for people looking for Homebase jobs below. These link for jobs at Sainsburys, M&S, local Jobcentre Plus, Tesco and more Kent jobs.. The aim of this page is to give you enough information to decide if you want to work for the business, the background information necessary to prepare a sucessful application and links to other relevant resources.

About The Business

This company began life as a Sainsbury's branded venture in the early 1980s, its first store opening in Croydon. It has grown rapidly in the last 30 years, taking over other businesses and its ownership changing hands several times untill the demerger of GUS created the Home Retail Group. The Home Retail Group also includes Argos; Hombase has 340 stores in the UK and Republic of Ireland. Argos itself has over 700 stores so the Group is a relative retail giant with over 1,000 stores and about 10% share of their market sector.

Most Homebase employees work in-store with a number of jobs in corporate functions, central support, warehousing and distribution. The business offers over 37,000 products to an amazing one and a half million customers each week. There is a burgeoning online and mobile sales business. It takes just under 20,000 employees to run this UK household name.

Working For Homebase

The corporate website emphasies the fullfillment of individual and collective potential and this is one of the values you may wish to highlight in your application! If you are going to apply for a Homebase job in your local area you may wish to visit your nearest store in the first instance to get a feel for the place and ask informally about any vacancies, consider that some opportunities occur before the main Homebase website is updated. many jobs are filled through informal networks, so if you have friends or famility working for the group this may be a great way to get a job! The company has been attracting accoloades and awards for its focus on customer relations, this will also be another important box to tick on your application form.

Job Applications

Most vacancies at Homebase are filled from within, this means that once you start to work for the company you will have opportunities to move around and grow within the business.Current Vacancies

If you want to make an application right now or search for the latest jobs visit the recruitment pages. For non-management positions at your local store, visit the Homebase website or contact your nearest outlet to enquire about current vacancies. As a guide the kind of jobs you'll find on the website, these were a selection from the 54 the current Homebase vacancies published at the time of writing (Monday):Pricing and Competitor Insight Manager - Milton Keynes - Competitive Salary

  • Expenses and Payroll Administrator - Milton Keynes - £16,500pa
  • Homebase Merchandiser - Milton Keynes
  • Merchandiser/Analyst - Big Ticket
  • Operations Team Leader - Bicester - £18,054 + excellent benefits
  • Sales Manager - Omagh - £25,000 to £28,000 + excellent benefits
    Service Manager Designate - Leytonstone, Ilford, Seven Kings, Romford, Dagenham Areas - £21,000 to £23,000 + excellent benefits
  • Showroom & Seasonal Manager - Barnstaple - £19,000 to £22,000 + excellent benefits
  • Showroom Advisor - Plymouth / South Devon area - £6.24 per hour + commission

Homebase In-Store Vacancies

Homebase aim to make their stores friendly and helpful places, so it follows the people that work there should reflect these qualities. The in store jobs are about selling products and providing relevant advice and help.

The company stock in excess of thirty thousand items across its stores and opens its doors to an average of one and a half million every week! The workforce totals 17,000, this includes its stores, distribution centres and central offices. These employees fill a range of full and part-time jobs, and share in the benefits of the groups success.

Working in-store presents make different tasks, depending on the size and type of store and might include.

  • Assistant Analyst - Sales and Payroll
  • Customer Contact Manager
  • Consumer PR Executive
  • HB Team Leader
  • Operations Team Leader
  • Replenishment Team Leader
  • Retail Finance Assistant
  • Secretary to National Sales Manager
  • Senior Customer Comms Exec (Maternity Cover)
  • Service Managers
  • Shop Floor Team Leader
  • Showroom Advisors
  • Showroom Consultant
  • Showroom Manager
  • Showroom Team Leader
  • Store Colleagues
  • Store Managers
  • Team Leaders
  • Trading Managers

Head Office Job Roles

Head Office job vacancies include:

  • Profit Protection
  • Marketing Finance
  • Commercial Finance
  • HR
  • Retail Operations
  • Commercial Trading
  • E-commerce
  • Marketing

Employee Benefits

  • Sales Bonus
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • 20% discount across our product range
  • 10% discount across the Argos product range
  • A wide range of voluntary schemes offering discounts or cash back opportunities on items such as electrical goods, holidays, eye care, dental care, health insurance.