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 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.

For information on any sales assistant & other shop floor positions not listed below please contact the store you are interested in working at directly. Contact details for each store can be found on our store finder.

Career Vacancies

  • Wroxham - Deputy Store Manager

    Deputy Store Manager

     

    Location & department(s)

    Wroxham - Department Store

     

    Role Overview

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

    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 competetive 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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  • Wroxham - Full Time Sales Assistant

    Sales Assistant

     

    Current vacancy locations & departments

    Wroxham Department Store - Electricals

     

    Please note, other sales assistant roles may be available across our stores. If you would like details of other shop floor positions available please contact your local store directly.

     

    Role Overview

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

    This position is suitable for anyone who has great selling skills and the ability to listen to the customer in order to match our products to their needs.

    Previous experience in a similar environment would be preferred, but someone with a positive attitude and enthusiasm will be considered. Working together the whole team should be able to create a department that will deliver the highest levels of customer service and excellent department standards.

    The successful candidate will be very customer focused, organised and able to work on their own initiative, with a keen eye for merchandising and display.

    Flexibility over working times will be required as working hours will include late nights, until 8.00 p.m. and weekends.

     

    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.

    DOWNLOAND APPLICATION FORM

  • Thetford - Assistant Store Manager

    Assistant Store Manager

     

    Location & department(s)

    Thetford

     

    Role Overview

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

    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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  • Various Locations - Team Leader

    Team leader

     

    Current vacancy locations & departments

    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 - Fashions

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

     

    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:

    • 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.
    • 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.

    DOWNLOAND APPLICATION FORM

  • Various Locations - Department Senior

    Department Senior

     

    Current vacancy locations & departments

     

    North Walsham - Fashions & Clarks Shoes

    Hours - Part time (17.5 hours / week), Tuesday, Wednesday & Saturday.

    An opportunity exists for a Part-time 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.

    This position is a job share so you must have excellent communication and organisational skills. You 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.

    Flexibility with hours is essential to cover holidays and absence.

     

    Sudbury - Café

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

    As the Department Senior you will oversee the day to day running of the café motivating your team to deliver the highest levels of customer service and excellent department standards.

    The successful candidate will ideally have worked in a similar environment, possess good communication and motivational skills, together with a ‘can do’ approach and have the ability to lead a small team.

     

    Role Overview

    Pay Rate - £7.90 per hour.

    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.

    To be successful you should have:

    • 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.
    • Have a positive ‘can do’ approach along with the enthusiasm and determination.

     

    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.

    DOWNLOAND APPLICATION FORM

  • Highway Garden & Leisure - Various Positions

    Highway Garden & Leisure

     

    Current vacancy roles & departments

     

    Team Leader - 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 Foodhall 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:

    • 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.
    • Have a positive 'can do' approach.

     

    Department Senior - Gardening

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

    Pay Rate - £7.90 per hour.

    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 torughs 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.

    To be successful you should have:

    • 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.
    • 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.

    DOWNLOAND APPLICATION FORM