Career Opportunities

Passionate about retailing, driven by success, want a company that will help you achieve your full potential? Then come and join our team at Roys (Wroxham) Ltd.

We are a family business, with over 110 years in the retail trade Members of the Roy family sit on the board & work in the business, ensuring we preserve the traditional values of a family owned business at the same time as overseeing the constant changes which are necessary to ensure the ongoing success of our business in the twenty first century.

Our aim is to give our customers the best possible shopping experience, with our value for money goods offered in a friendly shopping environment. Our staff work hard to achieve that aim, whether it is in “the front line” as a sales assistant or “behind the scenes” in a more administrative capacity. Our managers work for us because they know their ideas can make a difference to us achieving that aim.

Applying

If you are interested in applying for any of the positions listed please send a completed copy of the application form relevant to your desired position to careers@roys.co.uk. You may also include a covering letter and/or CV if you wish. Please note: You will need to open the application form in adobe reader in order to fill it in, in some browsers you may need to right click and select "save target as" so it doesn't open in your browser. You may also need to install the latest version of Adobe reader in order to fill in the application form on your device.

Alternatively you may print the application form to fill in by hand and post to:

Personnel Department, Roys (Wroxham) LTD, Wroxham, NR12 8DB.

 

Vacancies

All of our current vacancies are listed below, please note that these vacancies are updated once per week.

Store Management Vacancies

  • Deputy Store Manager

    Deputy Store Manager

    Location & Department(s)

    Wroxham Department Store

    Hours - Full time (39 hours / week), 5 days out of 7.

    Role Overview

    As a Deputy Store Manager you will assist the management team to improve the commercial performance of the store.

    Leading by example, you will motivate and develop the store team to provide the best shopping experience for our customers.

    To be successful you should have worked in a similar fast paced retail environment either at Department Manager or Deputy Manager level, possess good leadership skills and the desire to achieve targets through effective performance management of your team. 

    We offer a competitive salary with benefits including contributory pension scheme, life assurance, private medical cover and generous staff discount.

    Applying

    To apply please complete this application form and email it to careers@roys.co.uk. You may also include a covering letter and/or CV if you wish. Please note: You will need to open the application form in adobe reader in order to fill it in, in some browsers you may need to right click and select "save target as" so it doesn't open in your browser. You may need to install the latest version of Adobe reader in order to fill in the application form on your device.

    Alternatively you may print the application form to fill in by hand and post to:

    Personnel Department, Roys (Wroxham) LTD, Wroxham, NR12 8DB.

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  • Assistant Store Manager

    Assistant Store Manager

    Location(s)

    Thetford

    Hours - Full time (39 hours / week), 5 days out of 7.

    Sudbury

    Hours - Full time (39 hours / week), 5 days out of 7.

    Role Overview

    As an Assistant Store Manager you will assist the management team to improve the commercial performance of the store. You will help to manage the store team to deliver exceptional customer service and excellent store standards to maximise sales and profitability.

    To be successful you should have worked in a similar fast paced retail environment either at Trainee or Assistant Manager level and possess good leadership skills. You need the desire to achieve targets through effective performance management of your team and have the enthusiasm to drive your own development ready for progression.

    Please be advised that you may be required to transfer to one of our other stores in Norfolk or Suffolk.

    Applying

    To apply please complete this application form and email it to careers@roys.co.uk. You may also include a covering letter and/or CV if you wish. Please note: You will need to open the application form in adobe reader in order to fill it in, in some browsers you may need to right click and select "save target as" so it doesn't open in your browser. You may need to install the latest version of Adobe reader in order to fill in the application form on your device.

    Alternatively you may print the application form to fill in by hand and post to:

    Personnel Department, Roys (Wroxham) LTD, Wroxham, NR12 8DB.

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  • Team Leader

    Team Leader

    Location & Department

    Wroxham Department Store - Menswear & Footwear

    Hours - Full time (39 hours / week), 5 days out of 7.

    Magdalen Street - Grocery

    Hours - Full time (39 hours / week), 5 days out of 7.

    Dereham - Hardgoods

    Hours - Full time (39 hours / week), 5 days out of 7.

    Dereham - Fashions

    Hours - Full time (39 hours / week), 5 days out of 7.

    Highway Garden & Leisure - Front of House

    Hours - Full time (39 hours / week), 5 days out of 7.

    The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring the smooth day to day operation of the "Front of House" in the Restaurant, Coffee Shop and Food Hall areas by supervising the team to ensure effective delivery of excellent customer service and that the facilities of these areas are presented and maintained to the standards of the Food Safety Act. You will have had previous practical experience in a similar environment, should be a good communicator with the ability to use your initiative and experience of leading a team.

    Role Overview

    Pay Rate - £8.50 per hour.

    The objective of the role is to lead your team to deliver exceptional customer service and departmental standards to maximise sales and profitability.

    As a Team Leader you will work as part of the management team and be responsible for :

    • Leading by example, motivating and developing your team to reach their full potential.
    • Supervising your team to achieve set performance targets for the department to provide the best possible shopping experience for our customers.
    • Working at all times within the guidelines of the company's policies and procedures

    To be successful you should have:

    • Proven experience of supervising or managing a team within a similar retail environment.
    • Have the passion to deliver the highest standards of customer service.
    • Have a positive can do approach along with the enthusiasm and determination, that with training, could take you to the top.

     

    Applying

    To apply please complete this application form and email it to careers@roys.co.uk. You may also include a covering letter and/or CV if you wish. Please note: You will need to open the application form in adobe reader in order to fill it in, in some browsers you may need to right click and select "save target as" so it doesn't open in your browser. You may need to install the latest version of Adobe reader in order to fill in the application form on your device.

    Alternatively you may print the application form to fill in by hand and post to:

    Personnel Department, Roys (Wroxham) LTD, Wroxham, NR12 8DB.

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  • Department Senior

    Department Senior

    Locations & Department(s)

    Bowthorpe

    Department - Roys Café

    Hours - Full time (39 hours / week), 5 days out of 7.

    An opportunity exists for a Department Senior within the café. Your role will be to ensure department standards are maintained and co-ordinate your team to deliver exceptional customer service and departmental standards to maximise sales and profitability.

    You must have excellent communication and organisation skills and should have previously enjoyed working in a similar retail environment supervising a small team, have the passion to deliver the highest standards of customer service and have a positive 'can do' approach.

    North Walsham

    Department - Fashions & Clarks Shoes

    Hours - Full time (39 hours / week), 5 days out of 7.

    An opportunity exists for a Department Senior, within the Fashions & Clarks shoe department. Your role will be to ensure department standards are maintained and co-ordinate your team to deliver exceptional customer service and departmental standards to maximise sales and profitability.

    You must have excellent communication, organisational skills and will have previous experience of working in a similar environment with a keen eye for fashion and footwear trends and have proven experience of leading a team.

    Highway garden & leisure

    Department - Gardening

    Hours - Full time (39 hours / week), 5 days out of 7.

    The successful candidate will be required to oversee the day to day running of an area within the store to ensure it runs smoothly with a high standard of customer service being provided.

    Good planning and organisational skills are essential to ensure staffing levels are adequate in line with the main peaks and troughs of the store's trading hours.

    The ability to use your own initiative to resolve customer queries and deal confidently with exchanges and refunds, together with excellent communication skills, will be required.

    You should have previously enjoyed working in a similar retail environment supervising a small team, have the passion to deliver the highest standards of customer service and have a positive 'can do' approach.

    Applying

    To apply please complete this application form and email it to careers@roys.co.uk. You may also include a covering letter and/or CV if you wish. Please note: You will need to open the application form in adobe reader in order to fill it in, in some browsers you may need to right click and select "save target as" so it doesn't open in your browser. You may need to install the latest version of Adobe reader in order to fill in the application form on your device.

    Alternatively you may print the application form to fill in by hand and post to:

    Personnel Department, Roys (Wroxham) LTD, Wroxham, NR12 8DB.

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Head office / Admin Vacancies

  • Wroxham - Accountant

    Accountant

     

    Current vacancy locations & departments

    Wroxham - Head Office

     

    Role Overview

    Hours - Full time.

    Reporting directly to the Head of Finance your role will be to manage the Accounts team to record the financial transactions of the Company. You will ensure all periodic and year end deadlines are met; prepare financial and management reports within the required timescales; and manage the team to ensure the accuracy and completeness of financial records for the Company.

    You will be able to communicate well with the team and other functions within the business. You do need to be astute, motivated and flexible. You will have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, be numerate and ideally have previous experience managing a team within an Accounts Department. You should also be AAT qualified or CIMA / ACCA part qualified.

     

    Applying

    To apply please complete this application form and email it to careers@roys.co.uk. You may also include a covering letter and/or CV if you wish. Please note: You will need to open the application form in adobe reader in order to fill it in, in some browsers you may need to right click and select "save target as" so it doesn't open in your browser. You may need to install the latest version of Adobe reader in order to do fill in the application form on your device.

    Alternatively you may print the application form to fill in by hand and post to:

    Personnel Department, Roys (Wroxham) LTD, Wroxham, NR12 8DB.

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General Vacancies

  • Wroxham - Food Hall

    Wroxham Food Hall

    Current Vacancies

    Café Assistant

    Department - Roys Café

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Part time (16 hours per week)

    Monday

    Day Off

    Tuesday

    Day Off

    Wednesday

    Day Off

    Thursday

    Day Off

    Friday

    10:00am - 7:00pm

    Saturday

    09:00am - 6:00pm

    Sunday

    Day Off

    Café Assistant

    Department - Roys Café

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Full time (20.5 hours per week)

    Monday

    Day Off

    Tuesday

    12:00pm - 6:00pm

    Wednesday

    Day Off

    Thursday

    09:30am - 6:30pm

    Friday

    Day Off

    Saturday

    Day Off

    Sunday

    10:00am - 5:00pm

    Trainee Baker / Confectioner

    Department - Bakery

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Full time (39 hours per week), Flexibility required for any day, 5 days out of 7 per week.

    Applying

    To apply please complete this application form and email it to careers@roys.co.uk. You may also include a covering letter and/or CV if you wish. Please note: You will need to open the application form in adobe reader in order to fill it in, in some browsers you may need to right click and select "save target as" so it doesn't open in your browser. You may need to install the latest version of Adobe reader in order to fill in the application form on your device.

    Alternatively you may print the application form to fill in by hand and post to:

    Personnel Department, Roys (Wroxham) LTD, Wroxham, NR12 8DB.

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  • Wroxham - Garden Centre

    Wroxham Garden Centre

    Current Vacancies

    Sales Assistant

    Department - Gardening

    Contract - Permanent

    Additional info - Plant knowledge desirable but not essential

    Hours - Part time (14.75 hours per week), hours as below however additional flexibility will be required to help cover sickness and annual leave.

    Monday

    Day Off

    Tuesday

    Day Off

    Wednesday

    9:00am - 2:00pm

    Thursday

    Day Off

    Friday

    4:00pm - 8:00pm

    Saturday

    Day Off

    Sunday

    10:00am - 4:00pm

    Sales Assistant

    Department - Gardening

    Contract - Permanent

    Additional info - Plant knowledge desirable but not essential

    Hours - Part time (18.75 hours per week), hours as below however additional flexibility will be required to help cover sickness and annual leave.

    Monday

    Day Off

    Tuesday

    Day Off

    Wednesday

    Day Off

    Thursday

    Day Off

    Friday

    3:00pm - 8:00pm

    Saturday

    9:00am - 6:00pm

    Sunday

    10:00am - 4:00pm

    Applying

    To apply please complete this application form and email it to careers@roys.co.uk. You may also include a covering letter and/or CV if you wish. Please note: You will need to open the application form in adobe reader in order to fill it in, in some browsers you may need to right click and select "save target as" so it doesn't open in your browser. You may need to install the latest version of Adobe reader in order to fill in the application form on your device.

    Alternatively you may print the application form to fill in by hand and post to:

    Personnel Department, Roys (Wroxham) LTD, Wroxham, NR12 8DB.

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  • North Walsham

    North Walsham

    Current Vacancies

    Sales Assistant

    Department - Fashion / Footwear

    Hours - Part time (12 hours per week), flexibility required

    Monday

    1:00pm - 5:00pm

    Tuesday

    Day Off

    Wednesday

    Day Off

    Thursday

    Day Off

    Friday

    1:00pm - 5:00pm

    Saturday

    11:00am - 4:00pm

    Sunday

    Day Off

    Applying

    To apply please complete this application form and email it to careers@roys.co.uk. You may also include a covering letter and/or CV if you wish. Please note: You will need to open the application form in adobe reader in order to fill it in, in some browsers you may need to right click and select "save target as" so it doesn't open in your browser. You may need to install the latest version of Adobe reader in order to fill in the application form on your device.

    Alternatively you may print the application form to fill in by hand and post to:

    Personnel Department, Roys (Wroxham) LTD, Wroxham, NR12 8DB.

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  • Dereham

    Dereham

    Current Vacancies

    Café Assistant

    Department - Roys Café

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Part time (12 hours per week), 3 days out of 7, between 8am and 5pm. Flexibility required.

    Applying

    To apply please complete this application form and email it to careers@roys.co.uk. You may also include a covering letter and/or CV if you wish. Please note: You will need to open the application form in adobe reader in order to fill it in, in some browsers you may need to right click and select "save target as" so it doesn't open in your browser. You may need to install the latest version of Adobe reader in order to fill in the application form on your device.

    Alternatively you may print the application form to fill in by hand and post to:

    Personnel Department, Roys (Wroxham) LTD, Wroxham, NR12 8DB.

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  • Thetford

    Thetford

    Current Vacancies

    Sales Assistant

    Department - Fashion / Footwear

    Hours - Part time (5.75 hours per week), flexibility required

    Monday

    Day Off

    Tuesday

    Day Off

    Wednesday

    Day Off

    Thursday

    Day Off

    Friday

    Day Off

    Saturday

    Day Off

    Sunday

    10:00am - 4:00pm

    Applying

    To apply please complete this application form and email it to careers@roys.co.uk. You may also include a covering letter and/or CV if you wish. Please note: You will need to open the application form in adobe reader in order to fill it in, in some browsers you may need to right click and select "save target as" so it doesn't open in your browser. You may need to install the latest version of Adobe reader in order to fill in the application form on your device.

    Alternatively you may print the application form to fill in by hand and post to:

    Personnel Department, Roys (Wroxham) LTD, Wroxham, NR12 8DB.

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  • Norwich Distribution Centre

    Norwich Distribution Centre

    Current Vacancies

    Warehouse Assistant

    Department - Hard Goods

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Full time (30 hours per week), Hours as below plus Saturdays on a rota basis in March - August.

    Monday

    07:00am - 1:15pm

    Tuesday

    07:00am - 1:15pm

    Wednesday

    07:00am - 1:15pm

    Thursday

    07:00am - 1:15pm

    Friday

    07:00am - 1:15pm

    Saturday

    Day Off

    Sunday

    Day Off

    Goods In Assistant

    Department - Hard Goods

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Full time (43 hours per week), Hours as below plus Saturdays on a rota basis in March - August.

    Monday

    06:30am - 4:00pm

    Tuesday

    06:30am - 3:00pm

    Wednesday

    06:30am - 4:00pm

    Thursday

    06:30am - 4:00pm

    Friday

    06:30am - 3:00pm

    Saturday

    Day Off

    Sunday

    Day Off

    Applying

    To apply please complete this application form and email it to careers@roys.co.uk. You may also include a covering letter and/or CV if you wish. Please note: You will need to open the application form in adobe reader in order to fill it in, in some browsers you may need to right click and select "save target as" so it doesn't open in your browser. You may need to install the latest version of Adobe reader in order to fill in the application form on your device.

    Alternatively you may print the application form to fill in by hand and post to:

    Personnel Department, Roys (Wroxham) LTD, Wroxham, NR12 8DB.

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