An opportunity has arisen within the Housekeeping Department for a part time Evening Office Cleaner  to work 5.30pm - 8pm Monday to Friday (12.5 hrs per week) with the potential to work overtime during peak times. 

The Fashion Department of AIS are looking for a credible, passionate and commercially astute Menswear Buyer with an exceptional eye for product.  The role would suit an experienced buyer or possibly a junior buyer looking for the next step.  They must be able to demonstrate extensive Menswear experience (ideally including branded) combined with knowledge of retail and target customers.

Working in this varied role where no two days are the same, you will be responsible for selecting and buying seasonal and core products from both branded and own label menswear ranges for Retail Division Member stores, working closely with the Menswear Controller to set budgets and build and maintain excellent relationships with both members and suppliers.

Working closely with members to understand their individual and collective requirements is essential to develop product selection and buying strategies. Therefore excellent communication skills and a collaborative approach are a pre-requisite of this role, as is the ability to influence and negotiate.

Applicants need to be confident, creative and self-motivated with an ability to think outside the box and possess a positive and solution driven approach to situations and decisions.

A full induction into the buying group module will be provided, including time shadowing the Menswear Controller to ensure a thorough understanding of the members and their requirements.

There will be extensive UK travel involving store visits with overnight stays required along with trade shows and occasional overseas travel to attend key events.

We are looking for a pragmatic and commercially minded individual to manage the retail systems relationships between Intersport UK (IUK), its retail members, product suppliers, system service providers and Intersport International (IIC). The role will involve key working relationships with IUK category teams and existing IT resource within IUK and its parent company Associated Independent Stores (AIS). It will also involve close liaison with other IIC country organisations and service providers in relation to IIC projects that have a direct bearing on the IUK Retail Systems and their use by members, value to suppliers and IUK/IIC business intelligence overall.

We have a vacancy within the IT: Retail Systems department for a full time Retail Systems Assistant to be involved in retail systems projects, providing both administrative and user support. This role will also involve providing training and first line support on newly implemented retail systems.

Working with Retail Systems such as the Cegid Business Retail (CBR) system on a daily basis, the ideal candidate will have previous experience of working on a retail management system, enjoy learning new systems and working with data.  Excellent customer service, strong IT skills and attention to detail are all pre-requisites for this role. Previous experience of working with CBR would be advantageous.

An opportunity has arisen within the Housekeeping department for a casual cleaner to help ensure the efficient and smooth running of the department.

This is a casual position however normal working hours are 5.30pm – 8pm Monday to Friday.

Key aspects of the role will be:

  • Cleaning all areas of the Company building, including conference and meeting room facilities; offices; kitchen areas, toilets and dining areas.
  • Following a regular cleaning schedule to ensure all areas are clean and tidy.
  • Ensuring the appropriate cleaning materials are used at all times, to avoid cross contamination.
  • Polishing, vacuuming, sweeping, mopping and ensuring all rubbish is removed.

Self-motivation and attention to detail are a pre-requisite for this role.  Previous experience in a cleaning role would be advantageous and a commitment to delivering high standards is essential. Applicants will need to work well in a team, possess excellent customer service skills and have a flexible and supportive attitude.

If you are interested in this exciting and becoming part of a supportive team please email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@aistores.co.uk