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The Sales & Retail industry employs a large amount of people in the UK - its big business!

Sales jobs can be found across many different industries including insurance, finance, manufacturing, retail, agricultural, pharmaceuticals and many more. You could be selling loans, credit cards, houses, cars, insurance, industrial equipment, lawn mowers to name a few.

Take a look at the various links and job roles below to see what could be in store for you.

    • There are around 40,500 people across the whole of Norfolk employed in the retail industry
    • Norwich is one of the top shopping destinations in the UK
    • We are likely to need around 60,000 retail managers in the UK by 2022

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Maths • ICT• Business Studies • English • Design and Technology • Psychology • Languages • Sociology

Job Ideas for this Industry

Shop/Sales Assistant • Marketing Executive • Charity Fundraiser • Vlogger • Events Manager • Customer Service Adviser • Merchandiser • Digital marketer • Antique DealerRetail Buyer • Social media manager (For more, check out the Job Areas below)

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Front of House Staff
Closing Date:
31st May 2022
Salary:
Negotiable
Location:
Norwich, Norfolk
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Development Volunteer
Closing Date:
31st July 2022
Location:
Norwich, Norfolk
Are you looking to gain experience in marketing and administration? Do you enjoy writing, research and communicating with others? Then we need you! Equal Lives is recruiting a volunteer to assist our Development Team on Wednesday mornings with promoting our Di...
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Part-time BariSTAR (like a Barista but even better)
Applications for this role are now closed
Closing Date:
9th May 2022
Location:
Honingham, Norfolk
We are looking for a BariSTAR (like a Barista, but even better). Fielding Cottage Ltd is a forward-thinking business based in Honingham, Norfolk. Our vision is ‘Creating Smiles through Food, Farming and Family’ and our passion is sharing the very best our cou...
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Digital Marketing Administrator - full or part-time position available
Applications for this role are now closed
Closing Date:
30th April 2022
Location:
Beeston, near Kings Lynn, Norfolk
This role is newly created in a forward thinking company and has the potential to be offered on a part time, full time or Apprenticeship basis. The ideal candidate will have a genuine passion for marketing, have a friendly manner and be a true team player, sel...
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Apprentice Accounts Assistant - John Grose Group
Applications for this role are now closed
Closing Date:
20th May 2022
Salary:
£12,000 per year
Location:
Ipswich, Suffolk
Employer description The Grose family were one of the original pioneers of the motor car and have been involved in the motor industry since 1888. To put this into motoring perspective, Henry Ford did not build his first Model T until 1908. We have won the For...
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