Careers Opportunities in Hospitality | Development Advice Guidance - Information & News From Your Career Guide

Jobs at The Perfume Shop

The Perfume Shop, will recruit over 1,100 Christmas Sales Assistants over the festive period

The Perfume Shop, the UK’s and EIRE’s  largest specialist perfume retailer and also Times Top 100 Best Companies Employer, has today announced that they will be recruiting over 1,100 Sales Assistants across its 260 stores nationwide from November.  Their recruitment campaign, which supported up to 7,500 applications last year will focus on attracting candidates to ‘Be a The Perfume Shop Christmas Elf’.
The national campaign will run across all stores to help drive service during the busiest period of the year, as store managers seek candidates who can live by their ‘E.L.F’ principle – ‘Enthusiastic and Love to have Fun’!  There are a range of flexible hours available, a staff discount amount of 20% off, and chance to really understand the difference between an Eau de Parfum and a Eau de Toilette (amongst other perfume expertise knowledge).
Each Christmas Elf will undergo in store training for providing unrivalled service that is tied in with expert perfume knowledge, which the Company hopes will provide their new recruits with something for their future careers.
Michelle Fellows, HR Director, The Perfume Shop says "Christmas is our busiest period and a time when you want to get your loved one’s that perfect perfume they can wear all year.  We hire the best people to give each one of our customers that personalised The Perfume Shop touch.  Each year we are delighted to have so many applicants that want to work for us.  We have found that some of our key performers in the business first started with us as Christmas Sales Assistants showing we are always on the lookout for talent.”
With 22% of their  Christmas Sales Assistants securing a permanent position in January 2013 The Perfume Shop are proud to be able to offer applicants a real opportunity for a career in this current economic climate.
If you would like to apply for an opportunity with The Perfume Shop then please visit
  to download an application form or to find out more about working at The Perfume Shop.
For more information visit
or on twitter @ThePerfumeShop or @TPSbag or go instore for an application form