Native & Co is looking for a part-time shop assistants to join their team in running their Notting Hill store. Working both independently and alongside our existing team, the ideal candidate will have excellent organisational, and time keeping skills, a genuine appreciation for design and a firm grasp of the concept and ethos behind Native & Co. Experience in retail, particularly in the design sector is an essential. The ideal candidate should be passionate, self-motivated and detailed. Training will be provided for the role, with the view of eventual independent and unsupervised shop floor management.

The position will primarily consist of shop floor and online store management.

Sales floor duties

·      Greeting and reinforcing relationships with clients
·      Engaging with clients about products and their craft
·      Meeting sales targets
·      Coordinating and managing online orders
·      Monitoring and liaising stock levels
·      General store upkeep and maintenance

In studio duties

·      Managing incoming press, trade and customer enquiries
·      Managing and keeping up to date the e-commerce store
·      Coordinating studio requirements

Essential experience and skills

·      English proficiency
·      Excellent verbal and writing skills
·      Interest in Japanese and/or Taiwanese culture
·      Recent and relevant work experience in retail, in particular sales experience. 

Additional skills and requirements

·      A professional and neat self-presentation
·      An independent and self-managed work ethic
·      Ability to tackle new responsibilities and challenges
·      Flexibility of work shifts including weekends


Please note this is a 3 months temporary position for October, November and December 2017. This position may be extended to a 'Permanent Part-Time' role after Christmas period. 

Candidates must be available to start from October 2017 or earlier and be available to work at least two of the following weekdays: Monday, Saturday and/or Sunday.

Application deadline: 1st Oct 2017

To apply for this position please send your CV and cover letter to

For part-time candidates, please address your e-mail as "Part-Time Shop Assistant / Website".