Careers

We have always been innovators, with a history of introducing new kinds of clothes and developing our own unique fabrics.

Today we draw on our rich heritage to create clothes that are both timeless and modern. Sunspel has always been a peculiar combination of tradition and innovation.

The company is based in Long Eaton, near Nottingham, in the factory we have occupied for the best part of a century. We continue to draw on the traditional clothing techniques and expertise of the Nottingham area where the company was founded back in 1860. We also have offices in London, where the marketing, online and wholesale team reside.

We are always on the lookout for interested, knowledgeable individuals with a passion for craftsmanship and exceptional customer service. If you’d like to speculatively send through your CV, we’ll always consider you when a suitable position does become available.

If you think you’d be a positive addition to our store team, you can email your CV to: careers@sunspel.com

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Email Marketing & CRM Executive

LOCATION: NOTTINGHAM

Sunspel is recruiting for an Email Marketing & CRM Executive to join our online team.

You will be responsible for defining the email and CRM marketing strategy, building and executing email campaigns across multiple countries and languages, creating retention campaigns and using data to create marketing insights.

THE ROLE

  • Defining and delivering effective localised email marketing campaigns across multiple territories and languages
  • Building and testing emails from pre-designed HTML templates
  • Working with the translation agency to ensure content is delivered in an efficient and timely manner
  • Collaborating with our creative team on concepts for new email templates and reviewing existing templates
  • Use data to create marketing insight that informs strategy and decisions by developing customer acquisition and retention segmentation
  • Defining and creating our email lifecycle to improve retention and loyalty
  • Support the development of a personal and relevant customer experience using segmentation and targeting
  • Performance analysis and reporting for marketing campaigns
  • Collaborating with the wider marketing team to deliver direct mail and gifting campaigns using customer data and segmentation

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS

You will have experience in the following essential areas:

  • Email marketing in an eCommerce environment, preferably in the fashion or luxury sectors
  • Using customer data to develop marketing insight and increase sales
  • Using data to create customer and email segmentation
  • Excellent knowledge of Google Analytics
  • Experience of working with email service providers such as Bronto, Terradata, etc
  • Knowledge and experience of working with basic HTML
  • An eye for detail

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

  • Degree level education
  • Fashion industry experience
  • German and/or French language
  • Experience of working with Magento
  • Experience of direct mail marketing

The role is based in our Long Eaton office but will have travel to London. The salary will be competitive for the role.

To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to: careers@sunspel.com

Sample Machinist

ROLE

We are looking to expand our team here at Sunspel to help manage the exciting growth in British manufacture.

We are looking for a Sample Machinist to work within our Factory to support this team and to work with the Technical and Design teams.

The Sunspel sample process need to be managed to ensure on time delivery of the seasonal collections to meet the required deadlines.

The candidates will be involved with the planning, costing and control of the seasonal samples and these will need to be produced efficiently and to high level of quality.

THE CANDIDATE

The following skills, and attributes are essential:

  • Minimum 4 years’ experience in a fashion based company
  • Good planning, organising and communicating skills
  • Ability to work well collaboratively, to communicate ideas and offer suggestions
  • Excellent hand and sewing machine sewing skills
  • The ability to use your own initiative
  • The ability to meet deadlines under pressure
  • Enthusiastic, with the energy to take on new challenges and learn

This is a full time position, based in our Head Office in Nottingham.

To apply, please send a CV to: recruitment@sunspel.com.

Production Assistant

WE HAVE VACANCIES FOR:
MATERNITY COVER AND A FULL TIME POSITION

ROLE

We are looking to expand our existing Production team to help manage the exciting growth as Sunspel expands globally.

We are looking for someone to support the business and the Head of Production in all aspects of the Sourcing, Product development, Production and the Warehousing process so as to ensure on time delivery of the Sunspel collections to meet the required deadlines.

The candidate will be involved with the planning, coordination and control of manufacturing processes. You’ll make sure goods are produced efficiently and that the correct amount is produced at the right cost and level of quality.

THE CANDIDATE

The following skills, qualifications and experience are preferred:

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a fashion based company
  • Strong numerical skills
  • Microsoft Excel / Word to a good level

The following attributes are essential:

  • Planning, organising and communicating with clarity
  • Ability to work well collaboratively
  • Positive outlook
  • Commercial acumen
  • Strategic and objective thinking
  • Enthusiastic, with the energy to take on new challenges and learn

This is a full time position, based in our Head Office in Nottingham.

To apply, please send a CV to: recruitment@sunspel.com.

Store Manager (London)

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Store Manager to join our London retail team.

The Store Manager is responsible for:

  • Leading the store and employees to generate sales and provide exceptional customer service
  • Motivating staff to reach sales targets
  • Ensuring the store is always presentable and according to merchandising standards
  • Analysing sales and key performance indicators and taking the required actions to drive these
  • Reaching out and maintaining a good relationship with local businesses and neighbours
  • Administrative duties such as reporting daily sales figures to head office

Desired Qualifications

  • Minimum 3 years retail experience
  • Sales driven and results oriented
  • Organized and service minded
  • Able to multi-task and delegate tasks
  • Fluency in English required
  • Excellent written and verbal skills

To apply for this position please email: careers@sunspel.com.

Store Manager (Berlin)

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Store Manager to join the retail team at our newly opened store in Berlin Mitte.

The Store Manager is responsible for:

  • Managing the store and employees, creating a positive and motivational environment, encouraging them to generate sales and provide exceptional customer service
  • Motivating staff to reach sales targets
  • Ensuring the store is always presentable and according to merchandising standards
  • Analysing sales and key performance indicators and taking the required actions to drive these
  • Reaching out and maintaining a good relationship with local businesses and neighbours
  • Administrative duties such as reporting daily sales figures to head office, organising staff rota and payroll

Desired Qualifications

  • Minimum of 2 years retail experience
  • Sales driven and results oriented
  • Organised and service minded
  • Able to multi-task and delegate tasks
  • Fluent spoken and written German and English (Essential)
  • Excellent written and verbal skills

To apply, please send a CV to: careers@sunspel.com.

Assistant Store Manager (London)

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Assistant Store Manager to join the retail team across our stores in London.

The Assistant Store Manager is responsible for:

  • Managing the store and employees, creating a positive and motivational environment, encouraging them to generate sales and provide exceptional customer service
  • Motivating staff to reach sales targets
  • Ensuring the store is always presentable and according to merchandising standards
  • Analysing sales and key performance indicators and taking the required actions to drive these
  • Reaching out and maintaining a good relationship with local businesses and neighbours
  • Administrative duties such as reporting daily sales figures to head office, organising staff rota and payroll

Desired Qualifications

  • Minimum of 2 years retail experience
  • Sales driven and results oriented
  • Organised and service minded
  • Able to multi-task and delegate tasks
  • Excellent written and verbal skills

To apply, please send a CV to: careers@sunspel.com

Full Time Sales Assistant

We are on the lookout for part time and full time sales assistants with a passion for craftsmanship and the ability to provide exceptional customer service.

Requirements

  • Passionate about the Sunspel brand and products
  • A sociable and outgoing personality
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Highly motivated
  • A team-player with self-initiative
  • Well presented with an understanding of the Sunspel brand
  • Fluency in English
  • Retail experience

If you think you’d be a positive addition to our store team, get in touch at: careers@sunspel.com

Part Time Sales Assistant

We are on the lookout for part time sales assistants with the ability to provide exceptional customer service to join us in our London retail team.

Requirements

  • Passionate about the Sunspel brand and products
  • A sociable and outgoing personality
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Highly motivated
  • A team-player with self-initiative
  • Well presented with an understanding of the Sunspel brand
  • Fluency in English
  • Retail experience

If you think you’d be a positive addition to our store team, get in touch at: careers@sunspel.com