Vacancy Details

Cubitts - Retail Associates - Full Time

Job ref.: 0217
Job title: Retail Associates - Full Time
Employer: Cubitts
Job type: Permanent
Pay: 0.00 per hour
Date posted: 22/10/2018

Hours: Full Time (40 per week including weekends)
Rate of Pay: £10.55 per hour (London Living Wage)

We are seeking enthusiastic Retail Associates to join our fast-growing team as we unveil the latest additions to our existing six stores. An exciting and unique opportunity, you will be based at Cubitts Coal Drops Yard located seconds from the newly regenerated Granary Square, the shop is set in railway arches steeped in the industrial history of King's Cross.

The role:

  • Manage sales, deal with enquiries, book and assist eye tests, and offer impeccable customer service to everyone who enters the store
  • To dispense our products to consistently high standards, excelling at fitting frames, demonstrating exceptional product knowledge and giving expert style advice
  • Ensure the retail environment is flawlessly run, including taking responsibility for visual merchandising and the in-store experience
  • To act as a representative for our brand to help educate and excite others about the Cubitts mission and company story
  • To comfortably explain eye health, eyewear and prescription terminology to patients (full training will be given)
  • Support your colleagues and in turn further your development


Who you are:

  • Previous retail experience is essential, and optical experience a bonus, although genuine interest is most important
  • You’re comfortable in a busy environment and take pride in what you do
  • You show great initiative, positivity and patience
  • Possess meticulous attention to detail, with a keen interest in aesthetics
  • Able to project a professional, fashion-forward image
  • Have a genuine passion for spectacles, including their design and history
  • Great at communicating clearly and effectively in person, over the phone and online
  • Dedicated to making people happy - you exceed expectations, even under pressure, with an upbeat and mature attitude

Benefits of working for Cubitts include:

- A London Living Wage
- Complimentary spectacles and sunglasses for you, and discounts for family & friends
- Spectacle making workshops
- Cubitts Academy training
- Monthly company socials & events
- Monthly morning & evening yoga
- Free fruit

This is a full-time position. You must be available to work a minimum of 40 hours per week, including weekends.