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, however, 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.

Please find your relevant application form attached to a suitable vacancy below.

If you have any trouble downloading and filling in our application form then please contact careers@roys.co.uk and our personnel department may be able to email you an application form in an alternative format, such as a Microsoft Word document.

 

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

    Some previous experience of managing in some or all of the following areas is essential: Fashions, Footwear, Housewares, Electrical, Health & Beauty, Restaurant or Café.

    Wroxham Food Hall

    Some previous experience of managing in some or all of the following areas is essential: Grocery, Deli, Bakery, Butchery or Café.

    Highway Garden & Leisure

    Some previous experience of managing in some or all of the following areas is essential: Garden Centre, Nursery, Aquatics, Fashions, Footwear, Housewares Restaurant or Café.

    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. If you have any trouble downloading and filling in our application form then please contact careers@roys.co.uk and our personnel department may be able to email you an application form in an alternative format such as Microsoft Word.

    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, 5 days out of 7.

    Beccles

    Hours - Full time, 5 days out of 7.

    Sudbury

    Hours - Full time, 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. If you have any trouble downloading and filling in our application form then please contact careers@roys.co.uk and our personnel department may be able to email you an application form in an alternative format such as Microsoft Word.

    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

    Dereham - Grocery & Produce

    Hours - Full time, 5 days out of 7.

    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.

     

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    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. If you have any trouble downloading and filling in our application form then please contact careers@roys.co.uk and our personnel department may be able to email you an application form in an alternative format such as Microsoft Word.

    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)

    Norwich - Bowthorpe

    Department - Café

    Hours - Full time, 5 days out of 7.

    Ideally the successful candidate will have worked in a fast paced restaurant/coffee shop environment in a supervisory position.

    The duties will include overseeing the daily running of the café encouraging your team to provide an excellent drinking/eating experience for our customers. The successful candidate should be up to date with all current legislation in terms of the storage, preparation and presentation of food, i.e. date checking, cleaning rotas, temperature checks etc.

    The successful candidate should be up to date with all current legislation in terms of the storage, preparation and presentation of food, i.e. date checking, cleaning rotas, temperature checks etc.

    Good communication skills are essential as well as the ability to be an enthusiastic team player.

    North Walsham

    Department - Fashions & Clarks Shoes

    Hours - Full time, 5 days out of 7.

    As the Department Senior you will oversee the day to day running of the Fashion & Clarks shoe departments, 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, with a keen eye for fashion and footwear trends and have proven experience of leading a team.

    You will possess good communication and motivational skills, together with a ‘can do’ approach and have the ability to lead a small team.

    In return you will receive dedicated training and support designed to enable you to manage your team to excel on a day to day basis and assist you to be successful in your role.

    Wroxham

    Department - Roys Toys / Children's World

    Hours - Full time, 5 days out of 7.

    As the Department Senior you will oversee the day to day running of the toys and children's fashion departments, 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, and have proven experience of leading a team.

    You will possess good communication and motivational skills, together with a ‘can do’ approach and have the ability to lead a small team.

    In return you will receive dedicated training and support designed to enable you to manage your team to excel on a day to day basis and assist you to be successful in your role.

    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. If you have any trouble downloading and filling in our application form then please contact careers@roys.co.uk and our personnel department may be able to email you an application form in an alternative format such as Microsoft Word.

    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

  • Buyer - Hard Goods & Textiles

    Buyer

     

    Current vacancy locations & departments

    Wroxham Head Office - Hard goods & textiles

     

    Role Overview

    Hours - Full Time

    Reporting directly to the Senior Buyer, the successful candidate will have experience of creating commercially successful ranges to maximise sales.

    Based full time at Wroxham, responsibilities will include agreeing supplier trading terms, maintaining adequate stock levels, including promotional merchandise, monitoring and reacting to competitors’ activities and continually researching new sources of supply.

    You should be commercially aware and be able to communicate across all levels in order to develop & implement improvements to the trading performance of your allocated departments. You must be computer literate and have a working knowledge of Excel.

    You will be a well organised, numerate, enthusiastic team member with good analytical skills. You will have the ability to achieve agreed purchases, sales, and stock targets and prioritise your workload to meet deadlines.

    This role will involve regular visits to our stores, trade fairs and suppliers, with overnight stays & foreign travel when required, therefore a full clean driving licence and valid passport is essential.

     

    Applying

    To apply please email a copy of your CV and salary expectations to careers@roys.co.uk. Alternatively you may send a copy in the post to:

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

  • Trainee Buyer - Hard Goods & Textiles

    Trainee Buyer

     

    Current vacancy locations & departments

    Wroxham Head Office - Hard goods & textiles

     

    Role Overview

    Hours - Full Time

    Based full time at Wroxham, the successful candidate will ideally have experience of dealing with suppliers and be able to use your initiative to resource and agree terms with new ones. You should be commercially aware and be able to communicate across all levels in order to develop & implement improvements to the trading performance of your allocated departments. You must be computer literate and have a working knowledge of Excel.

    You will be well organised, an enthusiastic team member, numerate, have good analytical skills and have the ability to prioritise your workload to meet deadlines.

    This role will involve regular visits to our stores, trade fairs and suppliers, with overnight stays & foreign travel when required, therefore a full clean driving licence and valid passport is essential.

    Applying

    To apply please email a copy of your CV to careers@roys.co.uk. Alternatively you may send a copy in the post to:

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

General Vacancies

  • Wroxham - Department Store

    Wroxham Department Store

    Current Vacancies

    Sales Assistant

    Department - Footwear

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Part time (5.5 hours per week)

    Sunday

    10:30am - 4:30pm

     

     

    Sales Assistant

    Department - Ladieswear

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Part time (18.5 hours per week)

    Monday

    12:00pm - 6:00pm

    Tuesday

    12:00pm - 6:00pm

    Wednesday

    12:00pm - 8:00pm

     

     

    Sales Assistant

    Department - Menswear

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Part time (7.25 hours per week)

    Saturday

    9:30am - 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. If you have any trouble downloading and filling in our application form then please contact careers@roys.co.uk and our personnel department may be able to email you an application form in an alternative format such as Microsoft Word.

    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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  • Beccles

    Beccles

    Current Vacancies

    Sales Assistant

    Department - Grocery

    Hours - Part time (8 hours per week)

    Contract - Permanent

    Tuesday

    8:00am - 12:00pm

    Friday

    1:00pm - 5:00pm

     

    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. If you have any trouble downloading and filling in our application form then please contact careers@roys.co.uk and our personnel department may be able to email you an application form in an alternative format such as Microsoft Word.

    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 - Petrol Station

    Wroxham Petrol Station

    Current Vacancies

    Sales Assistant

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Part time (12 hours per week)

    Monday

    5:15pm - 9:15pm

    Tuesday

    10:00am - 2:00pm

    Wednesday

    Day Off

    Thursday

    Day Off

    Friday

    5:15pm - 9:15pm

    Saturday

    Day Off

    Sunday

    Day Off

    Role Overview

    Ideally the successful candidate will have experience of working in a petrol filling station, however full training will be given. You will be extremely customer focused, an enthusiastic team player with a positive attitude.

    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. If you have any trouble downloading and filling in our application form then please contact careers@roys.co.uk and our personnel department may be able to email you an application form in an alternative format such as Microsoft Word.

    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

    Sales Assistant

    Department - Fashions

    Hours - Part time (10.25 hours per week)

    Saturday

    10:00am - 5:30pm

    Sunday

    12:00pm - 3:00pm

    Sales Assistant

    Department - Fashions

    Hours - Part time (5 hours per week)

    Sunday

    11:00am - 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. If you have any trouble downloading and filling in our application form then please contact careers@roys.co.uk and our personnel department may be able to email you an application form in an alternative format such as Microsoft Word.

    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

    Checkout Operator

    Department - Checkouts

    Contract - Temporary (approx 6 months)

    Hours - Part Time (16 hours per week)

    Monday

    Day Off

    Tuesday

    Day Off

    Wednesday

    Day Off

    Thursday

    4:00pm - 8:00pm

    Friday

    4:00pm - 8:00pm

    Saturday

    3:00pm - 7:00pm

    Sunday

    12:00pm - 4:00pm

    Sales Assistant

    Department - Fashions / Footwear

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Part Time (8 hours per week)

    Monday

    Day Off

    Tuesday

    Day Off

    Wednesday

    Day Off

    Thursday

    12:00pm - 4:00pm

    Friday

    Day Off

    Saturday

    Day Off

    Sunday

    11:00am - 3:00pm

    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. If you have any trouble downloading and filling in our application form then please contact careers@roys.co.uk and our personnel department may be able to email you an application form in an alternative format such as Microsoft Word.

    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 - Magdalen Street

    Norwich - Magdalen Street

    Current Vacancies

    Sales Assistant

    Department - Checkouts

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Part time (8 hours per week). Additional hours may be available to cover holidays.

    Saturday

    8.00am - 5.00pm or 9.00am - 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. If you have any trouble downloading and filling in our application form then please contact careers@roys.co.uk and our personnel department may be able to email you an application form in an alternative format such as Microsoft Word.

    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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  • Highway Garden & Leisure

    Highway Garden & Leisure

    Current Vacancies

    Catering Assistant

    Department - Kitchen/Restaurant

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Part time (10 hours per week). Hours may vary during peak periods.

    Saturday

    10:00am - 3:15pm

    Sunday

    10:00am - 3:15pm

     

    Role Overview

    Ideally you will have experience of working within a catering environment or have enthusiasm and flair for food as you will be required to work as part of a small team to carry out food preparation, cooking, serving food and beverages which include a daily carvery.

    You will be a team player with the ability to assist with maintaining high standards of hygiene, good communication skills and a “can do” approach.

     

    Catering Assistant

    Department - Kitchen/Restaurant

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - 30 hours per week. Hours may vary during peak periods.

    Monday

    10:30am - 5:00pm

    Tuesday

    10:30am - 5:00pm

    Wednesday

    Day Off

    Thursday

    10:30am - 5:00pm

    Friday

    10:30am - 5:00pm

    Saturday

    Day Off

    Sunday

    10:30am - 5:00pm

     

    Role Overview

    Ideally you will have experience of working within a catering environment or have enthusiasm and flair for food as you will be required to work as part of a small team to carry out food preparation, cooking, serving food and beverages which include a daily carvery.

    You will be a team player with the ability to assist with maintaining high standards of hygiene, good communication skills and a “can do” approach.

    Sales Assistant

    Department - Gardening

    Contract - Permanent

    Hours - Part Time (11.5 hours per week)

    Friday

    10:00am - 4:00pm

    Saturday

    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. If you have any trouble downloading and filling in our application form then please contact careers@roys.co.uk and our personnel department may be able to email you an application form in an alternative format such as Microsoft Word.

    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