An international department store chain with head quarters in the United Kingdom, the first NEXT store was opened in 1982. The store was originally established as a brand for women’s accessories and apparel. Along with fashion apparel for everyone, including children, the store also specializes in electrical and home ware products. They have nearly 500 stores operating out of the United Kingdom and Ireland. Apart from this there are 200 other locations across the globe in more than 30 countries where the store retains a prestigious presence. They also ship merchandise to more than 60 countries in the world. The company has the largest sales among the retailers in UK and employs nearly 54000 in their banner. NEXT was the first in the UK retailer industry to provide the option to customers to order by mail. They launched their catalogue in 1988 which allowed the customers to make their orders from their home. They were also the first in UK to have online orders and shipping when they launched their online catalogue in the year 1999. The store features some famous and exclusive international brands in the industry. The retail chain was the official homeware and clothing supplier during the 2012 London Olympics.
Minimum age to work at NEXT is 16 years old.
Mon - Fri: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Sat: 9:00am - 8:00pm
Sun: 10:00am - 4:30pm (Hours may vary by locations.)
More than 700 across the world
More than 50,000
Full-time, Part-time, Internship, Contract, Temporary, Commission
The NEXT store was first opened in 1982 when it transformed from a mere tailoring company to an elaborate fashion retail store. Within the first five months of its opening, it also had 70 branches across multiple locations in UK. With menswear introduced in 1984 and home ware subsequently, the retailer emerged as a major brand in lifestyle products. With more than 500 outlets in the country and presence across 30 more countries, along with serving other countries outside their circle of presence, the store continuously hires fresh talent to help dealing with the increasing customer base. There are multiple NEXT jobs available to everyone who wants to have a go at the retail fashion industry. Some of them would be:
Software Developer, Sales and Marketing Manager, Sales Assistant, Sales Consultant, Stockroom Assistant, Team Coach, Merchandiser, Systems Engineer, Sales Manager, Sales Advisor, Learning and Development Advisor, International Advisor, Supervisor, Picker/Packer, Sales Agent, Sales Executive, Project Manager, Senior Developer, Senior Operations Manager, Customer Service Advisor, Store Manager, Office Manager, Junior Manager, Senior Finance Administrator, Loss Prevention Officer, etc.
All the NEXT jobs have their own benefits and the benefit package is offered to associates of all segments and at different levels. This is over and above the attractive pay scale that the company offers.
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The job interviews are generally informal and are conducted in a relaxed atmosphere. There will be common questions revolving around your personal interests, why you want to work in the company and your experience in customer service if any. Workers who sport fashionable outfit and sound professional are more opted for by the company. Self motivated individuals are given preference. You need to wear appropriate smart business outfit when attending the interview to create the right impression. You should also display knowledge of the fashion industry and the current trends in your interview. Always remember to thank the company for providing an interview opportunity.