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.

Management Vacancies

  • Deputy Store Manager

    Deputy Store Manager

    Location & Department(s)

    Wroxham Department Store

    Hours - Full time (39 hours), 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 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 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.

    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 - £8.85 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 it is essential that you have:

    • Proven experience of supervising or managing a team within a similar retail environment.
    • The passion to deliver the highest standards of customer service.
    • 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.

    North Walsham

    Department - Fashions & Clarks Shoes

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

    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 must have previous supervisory / management experience working in a similar retail environment, have the passion to deliver the highest standards of customer service and have a positive 'can do' approach.

    Role Overview

    Pay Rate - £8.25 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 Department Senior you will be responsible for :

    • Ensuring department standards are maintained.
    • Co-ordinating your team to deliver exceptional customer service.
    • Working with your team to maxmise sales and profitability.

     

    To be successful it is essential that you have:

    • Proven experience of supervising a team within a similar retail environment.
    • Excellent communication and organisational skills.
    • 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

  • Office Assistant

    Office Assistant 

    Wroxham - Head Office

    Role Overview

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Part Time (30.5 hours)

    Monday

    8:00am - 5:00pm

    Tuesday

    8:00am - 5:00pm

    Wednesday

    8:00am - 5:00pm

    Thursday

    Day Off

    Friday

    8:00am - 3:00pm

     

    Working within a small team, the successful candidate will have excellent numerical skills, be able to work on own initiative and meet deadlines.

    You will be assisting the team by balancing till reads, cash, credit figures and other cash monies to individual tills via the cash processing system and preparing the cash for banking, collating and recycling the cash floats on a daily basis, together with general administration work within the office.

     

    Applying

    To apply please email your CV to careers@roys.co.uk. You may also include a covering letter if you wish.

    Alternatively you may apply in writing and post to:

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

General Vacancies

  • Wroxham - Food Hall

    Wroxham Food Hall

    Current Vacancies

    General Assistant

    Department - Evening Shelf Fill

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Part time (17.5 hours per week)

    Monday

    8:30pm - Midnight

    Tuesday

    Day Off

    Wednesday

    8:30pm - Midnight

    Thursday

    8:30pm - Midnight

    Friday

    8:30pm - Midnight

    Saturday

    6:00pm - 9:30pm

    Sunday

    Day Off

    Warehouse Assistant

    Department - Evening Shelf Fill

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Full time (33.5 hours per week)

    Monday

    4:00 pm - Midnight

    Tuesday

    6:00 pm - Midnight

    Wednesday

    4:00 pm - Midnight

    Thursday

    Day Off

    Friday

    4:00 pm - Midnight

    Saturday

    5:00pm - 9:30pm

    Sunday

    Day Off


    Additional Information - Ideally the successful candidate will have a reach truck licence. Hours may vary to cover holidays.

    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 - Roys Toys

    Wroxham - Roys Toys 

    Current Vacancies

    Sales Assistant

    Department - Childrens World

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Part Time (20 hours per week)

    Monday

    10:00am - 2:00pm

    Tuesday

    10:00am - 2:00pm

    Wednesday

    10:00am - 2:00pm

    Thursday

    Day Off

    Friday

    10:00am - 2:00pm

    Saturday

    10:00am - 2:00pm

    Sunday

    Day Off

    Additional Information - 5 out of 7, Sundays when required

     

    Sales Assistant

    Department - Childrens World

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Part Time (20 hours per week)

    Monday

    2:00pm - 6:00pm

    Tuesday

    2:00pm - 6:00pm

    Wednesday

    2:00pm - 6:00pm

    Thursday

    Day Off

    Friday

    2:00pm - 6:00pm

    Saturday

    2:00pm - 6:00pm

    Sunday

    Day Off

    Additional Information - 5 out of 7, Sundays when 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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  • Wroxham - Department Store

    Wroxham Department Store

    Current Vacancies

    Goods in Assistant

    Department - Warehouse

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Part time (28.75 per week)

    Monday

    8:00am - 2:00pm

    Tuesday

    8:00am - 2:00pm

    Wednesday

    8:00am - 2:00pm

    Thursday

    8:00am - 2:00pm

    Friday

    8:00am - 2:00pm

    Saturday

    Day Off

    Sunday

    Day Off

    Sales Assistant

    Department - Household

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Full time (39 hours per week)

    Monday

    9:00am - 5:30pm

    Tuesday

    9:30am - 6:00pm

    Wednesday

    9:00am - 5:30pm

    Thursday

    Day Off

    Friday

    10:00am - 8:00pm

    Saturday

    9:00am - 5:30pm

    Sunday

    Day Off

    Sales Assistant

    Department - Electrical

    Contract - Temporary (until September 2018)

    Hours - Full time (39 hours per week)

    Monday

    Day Off

    Tuesday

    9:30am - 6:00pm

    Wednesday

    9:00am - 5:30pm

    Thursday

    10:00am - 8:00pm

    Friday

    9:00am - 5:30pm

    Saturday

    9:30am - 6:00pm

    Sunday

    Day Off

    Sales Assistant

    Hours - Part Time (5.75 hours)

    Sunday

    10.30am - 4.30pm

    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 - Garden Centre

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Part time (17 hours per week)

    Wednesday

    4:00pm - 8:00pm

    Thursday

    8:30am - 5:00pm

    Friday

    9:00am - 2:30pm

     

    Additional Information - Plant knowledge desired but not essential.

     

    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 - Household

    Hours - Part time (4 hours per week)

    Saturday

    2:00pm - 6:00pm

     

    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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  • 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.

    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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