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Work for a company you believe in

If you’re passionate about helping independent UK retail to thrive in challenging times, we’d love to welcome you to our team. We believe together we can keep the UK high street alive, and we want like-minded people to join us in our mission.

If you love your local independent coffee shop, or you couldn’t live without the hardware guy down the road then you’re one of us. The more we can achieve together for independent retailers, the better.

Behind-the-scenes we’re buzzing with activity to help our members to stay ahead of the curve.

Interested? Then take a look at our vacancies and if there’s a role that looks right for you please email your CV and cover letter to our HR Manager, Julie Elcock, at

Or post your CV to:

Julie Elcock
HR Manager
225 Bristol Road
B5 7UB

If there’s nothing suitable for you at the moment, don’t lose heart. Keep checking back as we regularly post new job opportunities on here.

Current Vacancies

Communications Administrator

The primary focus of the Communications Administrator will be to provide admin support at all stages of the publication process for our print and digital publishing, as well as support the coordination of our member meetings, to include minute taking, calling notices and chasing attendees. You will need outstanding time management skills in order to meet deadlines and be very organised to deal with a number of areas of the business.

Communications Administrator – Full Job Description


Marketing Manager – Oxford Summer School

This is a challenging and diverse role offering a breadth of responsibility including marcomms, brand development, PR, thought leadership, digital, CRM, networking and events. You will be fully responsible for developing and implementing impactful marketing strategies that will drive sales, turnover growth and online traffic, supporting each of the two brands and ensuring the achievement of brand and revenue targets.

Marketing Manager – OSS & bira training