Swansea City Job Vacancies

Welcome to the Swansea BID city centre vacancies page

Here you will find a range of jobs and volunteering opportunities that are currently being offered by businesses in the BID area.  Unless otherwise stated please do not contact the BID offices to apply for this jobs.  Please follow the instructions on each posting.  Please mention this page when applying.

If you would like advice and support for applying for any of these vacancies then contact Gower College Swansea’s Better jobs, Better futures  team, based on The Kingsway.  They also have a range of vacancies listed, which you can find here.

There are several recruitment agencies in the city centre offering a variety of roles across the city you can find their vacancies by clicking the links below.

Blue Arrow                     Adecco Recruitment               Smart Solutions Recruitment

PMP Recruitment         Cordant People                        Work Wales 

If you are a business in the BID area and would like to list your vacancy on this site then please contact [email protected]




Position: Retail assistant at Primark

Part Time

6 per week

£8.51 - £9.09 per hour

Company Contact Details:

Primark Swansea
St Mary's Square, Swansea SA1 3LP

We’re Primark – one of the biggest names in fashion retail with over 190 stores in the UK, over 395 globally and growing. We’re all about fun, fashion, and a fabulous career.

As a Retail Assistant, whether you are on the sales floor, the cash desks or the fitting rooms, your role is to deliver exceptional service to our customers as well as maintain high standards on the shop floor.

Whether you are looking for your first job or you are an experienced retailer who wants to develop their career, Primark has opportunities for you.

Primark offers an attractive pay rate, innovative training and development programmes and a fun, busy environment. Primark is just a great place to work!


How to Apply: Online - https://careers.primark.com/job/swansea/retail-assistant/30423/19826082



Position: Seasonal sales assistant at Card factory

Not Specified

Various available

Competitive salary plus discretionary bonus scheme

Company Contact Details:

Card Factory Swansea
Oxford Street

t’s almost the most exciting and busiest time of the year and to ensure we help our customers send a smile, we’re recruiting for Seasonal Sales Assistants across all of our stores on fixed-term contracts.

Our Seasonal Sales Assistants are key to our success, ensuring we meet our customers’ needs and, help them celebrate their life moments.

Duties will include;

Providing excellent customer service at all times helping each customer celebrate their life’s moments
Processing all sales politely, efficiently, and accurately whilst up-selling and engaging with customers on the sales floor and tills
Merchandising products across the shop floor
Unloading and unpacking deliveries when required
Assisting with stock takes, which may include working outside the store’s normal opening hours
Working proactively as a team and supporting colleagues across all areas
Ensuring customers feel welcomed, supported with their needs, and leave having had a great in-store experience
The Ideal Candidate
Retail experience is not essential. We look for diverse, friendly, and approachable people with great communications skills and a passion for delivering exceptional customer service. You’ll be our customer's first point of contact in store after all.

The role requires someone who can work at a fast pace whilst multitasking and embracing change

We want to support a work/life balance, therefore don’t worry if you’re not available all hours of the day – just tell us when you’re available to work and across which locations.


How to Apply: Online - https://jobsearch.cfjobs.co.uk/jobs/job/Seasonal-Sales-Assistant/9886



Position: Store assistant at Aldi

Full Time

Variable

£9.55 phr - £10.57 phr

Company Contact Details:

Aldi Parc Tawe

At Aldi, you'll never find yourself bored and twiddling your thumbs on the till as a Store Assistant. In fact, time will fly by.

You'll do everything from checking off deliveries to dealing with enquiries or ensuring that the shelves are fully stocked with well-presented products. And, of course, you'll provide excellent customer service at all times by attending to customer needs in a prompt and friendly way. It's a really fast-paced environment, and everyone understands exactly what needs to happen to make their store a success – and gets on with doing it. There's a real family feel here, and we all pitch in as part of a close-knit team.


How to Apply: Online - https://bit.ly/3meWKkD



Position: Stock assistant at Aldi

Not Specified

Variable

£9.50 phr

Company Contact Details:

Aldi Parc Tawe

It feels brilliant to be part of a business that does things its own way and achieves fantastic results while doing so.

That’s how you’ll feel as a Stock Assistant with Aldi.

It’s a really fast paced environment, so there’s certainly no risk of getting bored. And everyone here understands exactly what needs to happen to make their store a success – and gets on with doing it. But the team is fairly small, so if you’re not contributing it will soon show.

Time will fly by as you work hard to keep stock losses to a minimum, help out with inventory counting, check off deliveries and ensure the shelves are fully stocked with attractive, well presented products. And, of course, you’ll provide excellent customer service at all times by attending to customer needs in a prompt and friendly way.


How to Apply: Online - https://bit.ly/2ZPckfa



Position: Temporary sales assistant at Sport Direct

Not Specified

Variable

Company Contact Details:

Unit 3, Nos, 2-3 Oxford St, Swansea SA1 3AE

Part of our success is owed to our dynamic, commercially driven and passionate Team and with growth comes opportunity so we are looking for Temporary Sales Assistants to join us.

As part of our Sports Direct team your talent will be managed to ensure you reach full potential and have a world of opportunities to explore.

Want More? Add another 50p per hour? £1 per hour? £5 per hour? Uncapped earning potential with our 5* Commission Scheme.


The Job
Can You Deliver a Fantastic Customer Service In a Fast-Paced Store Environment? You Have The Ability To Control How Much You Earn?
At Sports Direct that.s the job description. Join Us Now!


How to Apply: Via Indeed - https://uk.indeed.com/jobs?q&l=swansea&start=10&vjk=02bfd86693b2b52b



Position: Back of house team member at Nando's Swansea

Not Specified

Variable

£8.91

Company Contact Details:

Nando's Swansea
The City Gates - Wind St, Swansea, SA1 1EE

Nando's Swansea - The City Gates - Wind St, Swansea, SA1 1EE
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Hourly Rate: £8.91
This may differ for under 18s



We’re on the search for Back of House Nandocas (what we call our Team Members) to join us! The role of a Back of House Nandoca is simple…to prepare and make the finest PERi-PERi meals to wow every guest.

What I do

I make our guests feel valued as part of our family by cooking, grilling and preparing their meals to Nando’s high standards. It’s up to me to make sure our guests are wowed by their food and have a really positive experience.

• I prepare, cook and serve amazing food to Nando’s high standards and make customers feel fired up, wowed by the experience and hooked for the next taste

• I set up, maintain, hand over and close down a clean, safe and fully operational workstations.

• I handle deep cleaning to Nando’s high standards

• I follow all fire safety, health and safety, food hygiene and restaurant security measures

Perks of the role:

a free meal on every shift you work
access to a great discount platform
discount on Nando’s for you and your friends (40% Mon-Thurs, 20% Fri-Sun)
regular regional parties and events


How to Apply: Online - https://bit.ly/3D7HsVD



Position: Supervisor at Pandora Swansea

Part Time

Variable

Highly competitive pay rate and bonus package

Company Contact Details:

Pandora Swansea
4 Queens Arcade, Swansea SA1 3QW

We are currently seeking an organised, pro-active driven individual to join the team in our store. If you thrive on taking the lead on retail operations, inspiring a high performing team to beat their targets and provide a world-class service, then we'd love to have you join us.


Supervisors work on a rotational shift-basis, including weekends and Bank Holidays.
Supervisors will over-see the running of the busy sales floor, motivating the team of Sales Assistants to drive sales and excel in customer service. Our stores are often very busy, so really enjoying a fast-paced, sometimes high-pressured sales floor environment is essential.


THE ROLE

Our Supervisors are our brand ambassadors, and the essential link between our products and our customers. Supervisors are expected to coach team members to unlock their sales potential. Day to day, Supervisors share their Pandora product knowledge with the wider team, run shop floor coaching sessions, and make sure store operations are running smoothly. Supervisors will lead by example, so will be set their own personal KPIs and targets which they must achieve. We see a high-performing store as a genuine team effort.


How to Apply: Online - https://go.pandora.net/3iQGZzk



Position: Temporary sales assistants at Lush

Part Time

8,12, or 16 per week

£9.50 per hour

Company Contact Details:

Lush Swansea
808 Oxford St, Swansea SA1 3AF

We are looking for 5 x temporary sales assistants for 8, 12 or 16 hour contracts to join our sales team as inspirational brand ambassadors. We are looking for people who are passionate about customer service and who are able to create memorable experiences for all our customers, you don't need to know anything about Lush as training will be given. We want you to apply if you are passionate about delivering excellent customer service, hard-working and ready to learn!

The finer details
You must be 16 or over to apply and have the right to work in the UK. You must be able to work Saturday and either Christmas Eve or Boxing Day.
Contracts available: either 8, 12 or 16 depending on your availability, overtime will be available.
Temporary contract dates: 17th October 2021 - 2nd January 2022
Pay: £9.50 per hour with a generous bonus scheme


How to Apply: Online - https://forms.gle/XHQSBqVHxuJ7hQGC7



Position: Christmas Sales Assistant at Flying Tiger

Not Specified

Varied

Company Contact Details:

Flying Tiger Swansea
5, 26 Princess Way, Swansea SA1 5HE

Join Flying Tiger Copenhagen at the most exciting time of the year and find the perfect Christmas job for you! We have various roles and shift patterns available this Christmas in stores.


As a Christmas Sales Assistant you are key to helping our stores run smoothly over our busiest time of year – whether it’s a friendly service at the tills, or ensuring our products are well stocked, it’s the little things that make a big difference to our customers.


A Flying Tiger colleague is both enthusiastic and practical. They enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, are self-motivated, and are good at multitasking.


Your temporary role could even lead to a permanent position with us depending on the opportunities available!


How to Apply: Online - https://bit.ly/3Cf9Vsg



Position: Temporary Christmas sales advisor at F. Hinds jewellers

Not Specified

25 per week

Company Contact Details:

812 Oxford St, Swansea SA1 3AF

DUTIES WILL INCLUDE

Sales
Display and Admin
Stock control
Cash Handling


Having these varied duties make the job more interesting and satisfying. We also place high priority on customer service and a high standard of display and presentation.

F. Hinds is one of Britain's largest family owned jewellers with over 100 stores nationwide, delivering excellent customer service since 1856 and as we continue to expand we are looking for talented people with a desire to maximise their potential.

As a Temporary Sales Advisor you will have an interest for jewellery and watch sector, with a passion for providing excellent service to every customer, confident, outgoing and with a belief in your own ability. You should also possess an enthusiastic and positive outlook and be able to project a great first impression.

TEMPORARY SALES ADVISOR - KEY SKILLS

Face to Face communication skills
Customer Focused
Desire to achieve targets
Word & Excel Knowledge
Previous or relevant Sales experience


How to Apply: Online - https://f-hinds.jobpigeon.com/job/f-hinds-swansea-temporary-christmas-sales-advisor-25hrs-91



Position: Sales assistant (seasonal) at HMV

Part Time

10 per week

Company Contact Details:

HMV Swansea
Unit 1, 18 - 20 St Mary's Square, Swansea SA1 5HR

Sales Assistant (Seasonal) - Swansea - 10 hrs
hmv has been the home of entertainment in the UK since 1921.

If you really know your stuff about the products that we sell and can inspire customers and deliver exceptional service, we can offer you an exciting career in entertainment retail.

Using your specialist product and market knowledge, you’ll contribute to hmv’s success through providing first class customer service, merchandising and replenishing stock.

Please note, you must be able to work the hours advertised over the Christmas period.

We are an equal opportunities employer and are committed to diversity and inclusion.


How to Apply: Online - https://careers.hmv.com/Recruitment/JobDetail?pid=17LVJX38A7WEAW



Position: Bartender at Turtle Bay

Not Specified

Not specified

up to £11:50ph

Company Contact Details:

Turtle bay Swansea
10 Castle St, Swansea SA1 1JF

As a Cocktail Bartender you will…

You will be an outgoing and vibrant team member who works with energy, passion and integrity.
You’ll be passionate about creating incredible cocktails, and love working as part of a dynamic and lively team entrusted with delivering the best rum cocktails on the high street.
You will become a positive ambassador for the brand, ensuring that all guests experience our unique Turtle Bay vibe.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: Up to £11.50 per hour

Experience:

Hospitality: 1 year (required)
Customer service: 1 year (required)
Bartending: 1 year (required)


How to Apply: Online - https://www.turtlebay.co.uk/job/?jid=7I1BrYqyhqn2nLkRQ7WI5w==



Position: Sous chef at Turtle Bay

Full Time

Full time hours

Not specified

Company Contact Details:

Turtle bay Swansea
10 Castle St, Swansea SA1 1JF

As a Sous Chef you will…

You’ll have a true passion for preparing delicious food - you’ll love seeing guests enjoying dishes you produce, and you’ll be a team player willing to turn your hands to most things in the kitchen.
You’ll be proud of what you do and a true professional in the kitchen!
You will love helping people to develop and grow their skills. You will be entrusted with coaching and developing your line chefs to drive the quality and performance of your kitchen forward.
You will work with commercial awareness, always striving to deliver the best quality dishes you can.
You’ll make sure that your kitchen is always clean and safe!
You’ll naturally become a positive ambassador for the brand, ensuring that all guests experience our unique Turtle Bay vibe.
Our ideal candidate will have…

You will have excellent leadership skills with experience of managing, motivating, and coaching a large and successful team.
You’ll have confidence and experience in running the quieter shifts in your Head Chef’s absence.
You will have a strong commercial awareness, with previous financial accountability experience in a high-performing kitchen.
You’ll have a background in kitchen management, with strong attention to detail and a desire to progress further in your career.
High food hygiene and safety standards with experience in meeting Health and Safety standard expectations.
Strong organisational skills, with experience of supporting your Head Chef with stocks, costing, and labour.


How to Apply: Online - https://www.turtlebay.co.uk/job/?jid=X2uvdReHvBr2nLkRQ7WI5w==



Position: Seasonal sales advisor at New Look

Part Time

4 per week

Not specified

Company Contact Details:

New Look Swansea
St Mary's Square

About Us

At New Look we all stand by our brand values; keep it simple, be brave, think customer, act with pace and take responsibility- That’s the New Look way!
In 1969 New Look contributed to fast fashion and things are about to get even faster. We’re a team united with a clear purpose – to be the most loved and trusted high street retailer and bring some much needed fun back to the high street.
Every person makes New Look the incredible place it is to work, and together, we’re unstoppable. Within our buzzing environment all our talented people work hard but we ensure some fun is thrown in too!
Fashion is personal and we want everyone to celebrate self-expression, helping our customers to look good, feel great and express themselves with fashion.

At New Look we spend our days working to improve the way we do business , our only rule is that there are no rules and we want people who can make a difference, think big, think brave and aren’t afraid to make mistakes.

Does that sound like you?

About the Role:

As a Sales Advisor with New Look, you will work with your Management team to implement the ultimate shopping experience for our customers, ensuring they are given the highest level of service and they want to return back to us. You will inspire our customers look good and can express themselves with the latest fashion wherever and whenever they want. You will achieve by being an ambassador for brand on the shop floor putting our customers at the heart of everything you do.

About you

Every single person makes New Look the incredible place it is, and together we’re unstoppable. You are someone who expresses your style your way with an eye for the latest trends who champions our customers to express their own unique style.

You will be passionate about service and your own development, seeking out innovative ways to improve your own performance with tailor made development plans from our Online Academy training and support from your Store Manager.


How to Apply: Online - https://apply.newlook.jobs/en/vacancies/35102/



Position: Seasonal sales assistant at The works

Part Time

4 per week

Company Contact Details:

The Works
16 St Mary, s Arcade, Swansea SA1 3QW

Do you want to join a fast paced, fun loving retailer...with a real family atmosphere in our stores? Come and discover the wonder of The Works!

As a Seasonal Sales Assistant with The Works, you will be working as part of a small and close-knit team. You will be living our values of being “Crafty”, “Caring” and showing a real “Can-do” attitude to deliver the best possible service to our customers.

We are extremely proud of our position in the marketplace and we know our success comes from our family of colleagues; you will be at the heart of your store, making a difference to your team.


What we want from you:

To be enthusiastic and want to create a fun place to shop.
Be creative and crafty – you will learn some amazing ways to merchandise and demonstrate our wonderful products.
To be dedicated to improve on what we currently do. We appreciate that at all levels our employees bring with them some amazing ideas.
What you can expect from us from day one!

Excellent hands on training.
25% discount off our products in store!


How to Apply: Online - https://bit.ly/3CrrV24



Position: Customer assistant at Marks and Spencer

Part Time

20 per week

£9.50 per hour

Company Contact Details:

Marks and Spencer
270 Oxford St, Swansea SA1 3BB

Purpose

To deliver a great shopping experience for their customers, putting customers before task every time
Champion new ways of working within stores through an open mindset and positive attitude
Complete tasks and processes that deliver ‘best in town’ standards
Serve and sell across all channels brilliantly well
Be the voice of our customer to help us continually improve

Key Accountabilities

Serve our customers efficiently and brilliantly well – on the shop floor and at service points
Deliver ‘best in town’ standards through presentation standards, availability and keeping the store clean and tidy
Skilled to utilise all digital tools and communication channels to do the job
Share customer and colleague feedback to help us do things better
Share knowledge and experience with colleagues to support others in building skill and confidence
Own their own learning & development and proactively access digital learning solutions
Know the daily sales targets, priorities, promotions & selling opportunities
Have great product knowledge to sell and recommend our products and services
Proactively engage with customers to understand their needs and make recommendations
Understand the store priorities and their part to play
Complete tasks with pace and in line with SOPs
Minimise cost and waste through good process practice
Follow safe and legal working practices


How to Apply: Online - https://bit.ly/3x50zxv



Position: Temporary Christmas Sales Associate at H Samuel

Part Time

12 - 20 per week

Competitive salary plus bonuses, benefits & staff

Company Contact Details:

H Samuel
254-255 Oxford St, Swansea SA1 3BN

Christmas is a wonderful time in our stores. It’s a time when people with a real passion for quality customer service can help us create the perfect festive atmosphere: turning every moment into a sparkling, welcoming opportunity for Amazing Customer Experiences. Whether a customer is looking for jewellery, a watch or just ‘something special’, you’ll make sure they leave with it gift-wrapped.

Of course, Christmas isn’t just for customers. You’ll get something special from us, too. This is an opportunity to gain fantastic retail experience, learning quickly about our products and gaining some real jewellery expertise that you can share with customers. During Christmas, lots of customers come to our stores simply to browse – you’ll answer their questions, showcase our products and use your sales skills to help the team meet targets.

As the face of H.Samuel, we want you to reflect our brand, culture and customers. You certainly won’t find our Store team members suited and booted. Instead, we’re proud of our team’s unique personalities and to showcase this we have a fashion conscious, business casual dress code, which encourages our teams to celebrate their own tattoo’s, piercings and style!

Your background

You’ll have a passion for putting the customer first and creating memorable customer experiences. While you may not specifically have jewellery experience, you will certainly have an interest in jewellery products and brands. A positive, ‘can-do’ attitude is essential, with a natural ability for striking up a conversation with a diverse range of customers.


How to Apply: Online - https://bit.ly/3x5tH8c



Position: Customer assistant at Tesco

Not Specified

Not specified

Company Contact Details:

Tesco express

11-12 De La Beche St, Swansea SA1

You will be responsible for
Serving customers on our checkouts ensuring they receive an easy, seamless personalised experience
Delivering department routines
Manually condensing stock and handling products with care to maintain product quality
Championing the reduction of food waste
Following company policies and adhering to health and safety guidelines
Being knowledgeable about the products and services in my store and helping customers by giving great natural service
Replenishing products within my store
At times, you may be required to accept deliveries into the store
You will need
A passion for delivering great service, greeting customers with a smile and serving them with pride
The ability to build rapport with customers, meaning they leave the store having experienced a great shopping trip
To take the initiative and make decisions that are right for our customers
Work well within a team and communicate openly with others
Build relationships with colleagues to create a team spirit, having fun and celebrating success
Be at work on time, well presented ready to be a brand ambassador


How to Apply: Online - https://m5.apply.indeed.com/beta/indeedapply/form/contact-info



Position: Cinema host at Odeon

Not Specified

Not specified

<21 £6.56 21-22 £8.36 23+ £8.91

Company Contact Details:

ODEON Swansea, Quay Parade Parc Tawe, Swansea SA1 2BA

Being a Cinema Host is the most important role within our Cinemas and is the key part of our guests having the ultimate experience every time they come!

Other duties include -

Being an expert across our wide range of retail products - There is more to our famous Nacho's than meets the eye!
Effective day-to-day responsibilities across the full cinema operation (including Costa, Events etc. where applicable)
Ushering guests to their seats.
Delivering the ultimate in guest service and being an ambassador for ODEON and film, being able to help guests in making those all important film decisions.
Ensuring the cinema is always in a sparkling state for every guest.
What does it take?

A real passion for film!
A passion for customer service and great communication skills
Adaptability - Not every day will be the same!
What's on offer?

A free Cinema pass for you and your friends
40% discount on food and drink, including our Costa Coffee offer.
Access to free, confidential online advice about health, finance, and mental wellbeing.
The opportunity to get recognised qualifications through our Bright Lights scheme.
5.6 weeks holiday inclusive of bank holidays
Pension
Plus much more.


How to Apply: Online - https://bit.ly/3xnMc7C



Position: Sales advisor at Schuh

Part Time

Part time

Company Contact Details:

Schuh Swansea
The Quadrant Shopping Centre
St. Mary's Arcade Unit 31
Swansea
SA1 3QW

About the role
The customers’ journey needs to be flawless, from the minute they step through the door to the moment they leave. Their experience is at the heart of everything we do and this comes down to one simple thing. You! Do you reckon you know the shoe dictionary inside out? Can you distinguish between what's hot and what's not? Do you have the natural ability to engage with customers? Then you are in the right place. We love people who strive to be the best, thriving in a passionate, fast-pace and busy environment. You'll be the voice of our brand, delivering a unique shopping experience for each and every one of our fabulous customers.


How to Apply: Online - https://bit.ly/3CQjJbK