Founded in 1979, Homebase is one of the UK’s leading home improvement and garden retailers. The company operates 249 stores across the UK and Ireland (as at 31 May 2018), employing 11,500 people throughout its store estate, distribution centres and support offices.
Its product range includes painting and decorating, plants, garden tools and accessories, and kitchens – all available in-store or online at www.homebase.co.uk.
Homebase was acquired by Hilco Capital, a financial services and investment company, in May 2018.
We’re always looking for great people to join our team, and whether you’re helping a customer to spruce up their garden, mixing a new colour for their bedroom or serving with a smile at the till there will always be something to keep you busy. And we can offer a range of contracts.
If you’re an experienced team leader / supervisor with a genuine passion for those you work with and those you serve then this opportunity is one you should not let pass by…
What will you be doing?
Lead, support, manage and motivate your team to ensure that our customers have a great experience in our stores
Maintain the store to keep it full, clean and tidy at all times
Ensure the Team is trained and qualified to perform their tasks effectively and safely
What will help you succeed?
Previous experience of leading a retail team
Able to demonstrate true service skills
Eager to support and contribute to the wider team
Great communication skills
Work with energy, pace and passion
Good organisation and prioritisation skills
Able to demonstrate that you’re passionate about home improvement, gardens, DIY and enjoy sharing your knowledge with others.
You’ll need to be flexible to support our busiest times, which can include weekday, evening and weekend work, as well as public holidays.
What's in it for you:
Team member store discount
Having your ideas listened to
Discounts with corporate partners
So if you’re motivated by putting a smile on a customer’s face and enjoy working in a fast paced environment, Homebase could be the place for you.