Jobs at Bravissimo

We are a dynamic multi-channel retailer offering a wide range of products from lingerie, swimwear and nightwear in D cup and above; to our newest clothing range, Pepperberry, with unique curvy sizing to fit and flatter bigger boobs. We pride ourselves on treating our customers as individuals and giving them the best possible service and advice across all Retail and Ecommerce channels, ensuring our customers get the perfect fit every time, inspiring them to celebrate their figures and feel great about themselves. With a turnover of c£50m, we employ 700 people across head office, warehouse and our 25 shops.

We have won many awards for our products, service, entrepreneurial approach and originality, and for the last 9 years we have been one of the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to work for.

The lovely ladies in our customer services team are the first port of call for any customer wanting to get in touch with us. They take phone calls and reply to customer emails to process orders, exchanges or refunds, answer product queries or give fitting and styling advice. They are all trained fitters and are even able to do a bra fitting over the phone and via web chat! The team has the responsibility to develop, implement and improve customer service operations within ecommerce, ensuring that we meet or exceed our customers’ expectations consistently. Furthermore, they also collate all customer feedback to enable us to constantly improve our service and procedures.
Retail and Customer Services Director - Head Office (Leamington Spa, Warwickshire)

Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Inspiring big boobed women to feel amazing

About Bravissimo

Bravissimo is a dynamic multi-channel retailer which provides lingerie, swimwear and clothing for women who need a D-L cup bra. We want big boobed women to feel amazing and we aim to inspire our customers to celebrate their curves and feel good about themselves. We have 26 UK Bravissimo shops, most also offering Pepperberry, our range of clothing uniquely cut to accommodate bigger busts. In addition to our shops, the company has a well-developed ecommerce operation which accounts for 40% of the company’s £50m turnover.

Bravissimo has won many awards for its products, service, entrepreneurial approach and originality, and for the last 10 years we have been one of the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to work for. We have ambitious plans for the future and we are now looking for a talented retail professional who truly champions customer experience to help us make our plans a reality.

About the Job

As Retail & Customer Service Director you will be responsible for all of our shop teams and the customer service team that supports our mail order and ecommerce operation – a total of around 500 people. Through them you must deliver a friendly, informative and uplifting experience to our customers. You and your team must live and breathe our brand, inspiring our customers to feel good about themselves and their figures and you must ensure that everyone delivers this consistently and continually. Working to budgets and meeting sales targets, you must run an efficient, effective, and continually improving operation across all areas. In addition, you will be responsible for opening new shops on time and to budget, and for ensuring our retail interiors, visual merchandising and display meet our creative guidelines.

As well as being responsible for the Retail and Customer Service teams, you will join a team of directors and share in the running of the company. As part of this team you will get involved in a variety of things outside your function. Examples might be strategic planning for the business, attending other department’s team meetings or new business development.

About you

We are looking for a talented manager with proven experience in a senior management role in a retail environment across geographically diverse sites. You will be a skilled leader and a great people manager, able to provide direction and ensure every team member feels valued motivated and listened to.

As custodian of Bravissimo’s customer experience, it is essential you have a natural instinct for Bravissimo’s service, an understanding of our customers, and a passion to inspire the team do all that they can to make our customers feel amazing. Strong commercial focus is important; you must have experience of financial accountability – managing budgets and meeting sales targets. Experience of creating store environments would also be useful, as would knowledge of retail site selection and experience of opening new stores.

Bravissimo directors are ‘player managers’. We take a hands-on approach so you must be willing to roll your sleeves up and get stuck in. We expect our directors to have a go at new things and get involved in the wider business so you need to be adaptable, enthusiastic and keen to learn.

If you think this is the role for you, please send your CV with a covering letter explaining why you would like the job, along with your current salary and benefits package to Theresa Carter at theresa.carter@bravissimo.com.

Closing date for applications is Friday, 8th July 2016.

No agencies.

Customer Services Team Manager - Head Office (Leamington Spa, Warwickshire)

Holly Walk, Leamington Spa

37.5hrs per week permanent contract

£ - competitive

About the Job

As one of four Team Managers, reporting to the Customer Services Manager, you will be responsible for managing, inspiring and developing a team of Consultants to ensure our customers consistently receive the exceptionally high level of service that lies at the heart of Bravissimo’s philosophy. The Customer Services Team deal with all customer communications received via telephone, our website, emails and social media sites as well as completing a variety of administrative tasks on a daily basis and you will be responsible for ensuring that the team continue to meet the ever changing customer requirements and service standards.

As Team Manager you will be responsible for the day to day operation of the department and for ensuring resources are used effectively and efficiently to meet the workload demands of the department. You will provide support to the CS Consultants and deal with escalated queries and complaints and you will be required to develop your team through quality monitoring, training and coaching to maximise the customer experience. You will play a key part in creating an environment for the team so that they are engaged and living the values through their actions and behaviours.

About you

We are looking for a confident individual who understands our brand and values and has proven experience of managing others in a customer focused environment. You should genuinely love speaking to people and be passionate about delivering excellent customer service. You will be a self-starter with bags of enthusiasm and energy, be self-motivated and have a desire to help others work towards their goals and targets. A flexible "can do" approach is a must and a willingness to get stuck in to whatever is needed to achieve success. An eye for detail and a sound knowledge of Microsoft applications to an intermediate level would be an advantage. You will need a confident, friendly telephone manner and excellent written skills and experience in dealing with eCommerce and social media as well as being able to manage your team effectively using your excellent verbal communication skills. And finally, you don’t have to have big boobs to do this job, but it certainly helps if you do.

If this is something that really excites you and you feel that this is the opportunity that you have been waiting for, we’d love to hear from you. Please send us a cover letter explaining why you would love to work for Bravissimo along with your CV and current salary details to:

Louise Gardner, Customer Services Manager, Bravissimo, Imperial Court, Holly Walk, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire CV32 4YB or alternatively via email to: louise.gardner@bravissimo.com.

Please note that the letter forms part of the application process and therefore needs to be included with your CV.

Recruitment date: TBC

No agencies please.

Our IT guys and gals work hard to ensure that the company IT and web infrastructure is working efficiently at all times with minimal disruptions to our business operations or our customers. The development team support our business by providing our core internal and customer facing systems, continuously improving them to enhance our customers’ experience. The IT Helpdesk provides the first port of call for all our teams across the business to resolve the various little (or big) incidents that can happen on a daily basis, including networks, servers, computers, shop equipment and phones.
Full Stack Web Developer (Node.js, React, Docker) - Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Salary: Competitive depending on experience

About the role

We are looking for a full stack web developer to help us craft a fantastic customer experience as we build a new high-traffic responsive website. Comfortable across both the frontend and backend, you will work with technologies like Node.js, React, Redux, SASS, Gulp and RabbitMQ amongst others.

Embracing a DevOps philosophy, we also use tools such as Git, Jenkins, Docker, Rancher and New Relic. Ideally you will have a passion for this area, and feel just as at home hacking around on the command line, writing scripts to automate processes and control servers.

Being a multi-channel retailer, our projects range across areas such as point of sale, warehousing operations, CRM, marketing and e-commerce. Whilst you will specialise in one area you will no doubt contribute to others over time. Because we trade around the clock, we will also need you to provide ad-hoc out of hours support occasionally.

Working at Bravissimo is fun and challenging, offering the opportunity to develop your career in an organisation that puts customers at the heart of what we do and enables you to contribute to the positive impact we have on them.

About you

You’ll be a competent and self-motivated coder, able to prove your skills and provide examples of commercial websites or applications (especially on mobile) you've contributed to – bonus points for retail experience.

We don’t expect you to know all the technologies we use. What really matters is your ability to understand concepts quickly, work with fresh ideas and contribute as appropriate. We’re looking for someone hungry to learn with us and also keen to share your findings internally and with the wider development community.

You will have a logical mind and good attention to detail, able to craft a polished product from design concepts provided. Whilst you won't necessarily be a designer, it would be great if you had a creative spark.

As a good communicator, you'll be keen to get involved in discussions and debates and express your own views. Whenever you see room for improvement you won't be afraid to speak up, and you'll readily ask questions, hit Google/StackOverflow or use our Pluralsight subscription if you're not sure about something.

You will have your ear to the ground of the development community, keeping abreast of what’s going on with a view to identifying appropriate improvements for our business.

If you feel you're the person we're looking for then please provide us with your current CV, salary expectations and a covering letter (including any links to GitHub/StackOverflow profiles or similar), describing why you really want to work for Bravissimo and what it is about you and your skill set that sets you apart. Please send to:

Michele Wood, Bravissimo, Imperial Court, Holly Walk, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire CV32 4YB, or by e-mail to jobs@bravissimo.com.

Please note that your application will need to have the covering letter in order to be considered, and you must have the right to work in the UK.

No agencies please.

BI Team Leader - Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Salary: £40k – £50k depending on experience

About the role

We are looking for a senior BI developer to lead the technical delivery of BI projects within our existing BI team. Reporting to the IT Manager you will be responsible for ensuring the resource at your disposal is utilised in the best way to realise the benefits required by the business.

You will be responsible for improving business intelligence and management information reporting, providing solutions which give the business accurate and invaluable insights into trading and key performance measures, working predominantly with the Microsoft SQL Stack, utilising your knowledge of Reporting Services (SSRS), T-SQL, data warehousing, ETL, SSIS and SSAS and XLCubed. You will take responsibility for the technical delivery of projects assigned to the team and will be instrumental in defining a forwards looking BI strategy.

Being a multi-channel retailer, our projects range across areas such as point of sale, warehousing operations, CRM, marketing and ecommerce. Whilst you may specialise in one area you will no doubt contribute to others over time.

Working at Bravissimo is fun and challenging, offering the opportunity to develop your career in an organisation that puts customers at the heart of what we do and enables you to contribute to the positive impact we have on our customers.

About you

You’ll be competent and self-motivated, with a passion for Business and Management Information Systems and for taking on new challenges and delivering innovative solutions.

You will have a logical mind, good attention to detail and an ability to understand concepts and business processes quickly, working with fresh ideas in an agile environment and contributing as appropriate. You will have your ear to the ground of the development or BI communities, keeping abreast of what’s going on with a view to identifying appropriate improvements for our business.

As a good communicator, you'll be keen to get involved in discussions and debates and express your own views. Whenever you see room for improvement you won't be afraid to speak up, and you'll readily ask questions, hit Google/StackOverflow or use our Pluralsight subscription if you're not sure about something.

If you feel that you’re the person that we’re looking for then please provide us with your CV, current salary and a covering letter letting us know why you want the job. Please send to:

Michele Wood, Bravissimo, Imperial Court, Holly Walk, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire CV32 4YB, or by email to: jobs@bravissimo.com.

Please note that your application will need to have the covering letter in order to be considered.

No agencies please.

Business Systems Analyst - Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Salary: £35k – £45k depending on experience

About the role

We are seeking a Business Systems Analyst to join our IT team. This position will play a crucial role in bridging the gap between the IT team and the rest of the business. The successful candidate will assist in the planning and delivery of a number of projects geared to delivering business transformation and enabling growth. Adaptability, agility, and innovation are essential in identifying new processes and delivery methods to drive efficiency through the business in order to realise the stated business objectives.

Being a multi-channel retailer, our projects include, but are not limited to areas such as point of sale, warehousing operations, CRM, marketing and ecommerce.

Working at Bravissimo is fun and challenging, offering the opportunity to develop your career in an organisation that puts customers at the heart of what we do and enables you to contribute to the positive impact we have on them.

About you

You’ll be competent and self-motivated, with a passion for business processes design and improvement. You will embrace a culture eager to take on new challenges and recommend innovative solutions to get the best result for the business.

You will be a technologist with a logical mind and good attention to detail combined with an ability to understand concepts and business processes quickly. You will contribute fresh ideas in an agile environment and contribute as appropriate to wider discussions. As such, you will have excellent communication skills, be keen to get involved in discussions and debates and express your own views. You will be confident in working with both technical and non-technical stakeholders in defining requirements and solutions. You will be aware of technical communities, keeping abreast of what’s going on with a view to identifying appropriate improvements for our business.

If you feel that you’re the person that we’re looking for then please provide us with your CV, current salary and a covering letter letting us know why you want the job. Please send to:

Michele Wood, Bravissimo, Imperial Court, Holly Walk, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire CV32 4YB, or by email to: jobs@bravissimo.com.

Please note that your application will need to have the covering letter in order to be considered.

No agencies please.

Our marketing team is responsible for developing and delivering our agreed marketing plan for the year to drive sales through customer retention and recruitment. From our website through to our emails, magazine, social media activity and PR they ensure all activity is true to our brand tone of voice, image and target market with the majority of our activity designed in house. All of this promotes visitors to our stores and website and engages our customers with our brand. Some of this is purely ecommerce focussed, for example search marketing and online advertising, whereas other elements are retail focussed, for example launching an exciting new shop. The team also plans and delivers seasonal photo shoots which successfully sell our products and communicate our brand image.
Digital Designer - Head Office (Leamington Spa, Warwickshire)

Permanent and Freelance Opportunities

Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

About Bravissimo

Bravissimo is an award-winning multi-channel retailer which provides lingerie, swimwear and clothing for women who are a D cup or above. Our aim is to support and inspire our customers to celebrate their curves and feel good about themselves. We have 25 shops in the UK as well as a well-established website and mail order service. For the last 10 years we have been one of the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to work for. We have ambitious plans for growth and are now looking for a talented designer to work on our website and digital marketing activity.

About the job

Reporting to our Senior Designer you will be responsible for producing engaging and effective designs for our website, digital campaigns and assets.

You will be responsible for ensuring your designs consistently represent our brand values and have the right look, feel and tone of voice to appeal to our customers. You will be responsible for producing content for our website, designs for our email campaigns and assets for online advertising and social media.

Our website is currently undergoing a complete redesign so a key part of your role will be to work on this project to deliver the new site. Once this project is complete, you will work to continually refresh and improve the website for our customers on an ongoing basis.

About you

As a talented Digital Designer you will have proven experience in producing exceptional design work which is engaging and commercially effective. You will have excellent knowledge and depth of experience working with Adobe Creative Suite, HTML, CSS and responsive design.

Ideally you will also have experience of using content management systems, a good knowledge of email and website design best practice, especially in relation to responsive design and user experience.

You will be passionate about Bravissimo’s brand and have empathy for our customers, delighting in producing designs which engage and excite them.

To be successful in this role you will bring a flexible ‘can do’ attitude, be highly organised, calm under pressure and have the ability to communicate clearly and build good relationships throughout the company.

If you feel that you’re the person that we’re looking for then please provide us with your current CV, salary details, notice period details and a covering letter, letting us know why you’d like to join us and what it is about you and your skills that make you perfect for this position.

Please send to Emma Lynn, Bravissimo, Imperial Court, Holly Walk, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire CV32 4YB, or by email to jobs@bravissimo.com.

All applications must have a full covering letter in order to be considered.

No agencies please.

Our merchandising team ensures that we have the right products available in the right channel at the right time and in the right quantities. They manage styles into the business and manage the stock distribution to our shops throughout the product lifecycle to give our customers the best possible choice and availability of our products. The merchandising team is a hub of information for many teams across the business, particularly the marketing team, where they work together making decisions as to which products to feature in our communications and they also ensure our customer facing teams and the team at the Warehouse have the information they require to do their jobs.
Merchandising Director - Head Office (Leamington Spa, Warwickshire)

Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Salary: Competitive

Inspiring big boobed women to feel amazing

About Bravissimo

Bravissimo is a dynamic multi-channel retailer which provides lingerie, swimwear and clothing for women who need a D-L cup bra. We want big boobed women to feel amazing and we aim to inspire our customers to celebrate their curves and feel good about themselves. We have 26 UK Bravissimo shops and a well-developed ecommerce operation which accounts for 40% of the company’s £50m turnover. We stock a wide range of branded and own brand lingerie and bra-sized swimwear, have our own range of strappy tops and nightwear with built-in bras, and a range of clothing uniquely cut to accommodate bigger busts.

Bravissimo has won many awards for its products, service, entrepreneurial approach and originality, and for the last 10 years we have been one of the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to work for. We have ambitious plans for the future and we are now looking for a talented Merchandising Director to help us make our plans a reality.

About the job

As Merchandising Director you will be responsible for managing our supply chain, from the initial development of product, right through to delivery to our shops and customers. With your team of circa.130, across head office and our warehouse, you will manage the supply of own brand products from a variety of UK and overseas suppliers and manufacturers; bring both own label and branded styles into the business at the right time and in the right quantities; receive and store the product in our warehouse; allocate and distribute it across our 26 shops; and fulfil our mail order/web customer orders and returns.

Bravissimo’s merchandising is not straight forward, offering styles in up to 100 sizes via mail order, website and across 26 shops. One style in one colour can have over 2000 stock locations, and the pattern of sales from each of these locations is interrelated. The number of our sizes and the complexity of our processes means even the simplest activity becomes a mathematical challenge. Forecasting, size ratios, stock allocation and despatch and recall are run via a complex in house developed computer programme. You will be responsible for the continuous improvements of these specialised processes and systems as well as the more normal warehousing and distribution processes.

As well as being responsible for the Merchandising and Warehousing function you will join a team of 5 other directors and share in the running of the company. As directors we all work together on the development of the business, and as part of this team you will get involved in a variety of things outside your function. These might include attending team meetings in our shops, assessing new retail locations or new business development.

About you

We are looking for an exceptional individual who combines strong leadership and team management with exceptional mental dexterity and mathematical excellence. You will have worked at least 5 years in a senior merchandising management/ director role in a multi-channel retail environment. You will have demonstrable leadership skills and experience of managing and motivating an operational team. You will be highly inquisitive logical thinker who has the mathematical ability of an A* maths A-level student.

Experience is important, but what matters most is the person you are. We want a logical thinker with a questioning approach, who will revisit existing systems and processes and find improvements to them. Bravissimo directors are ‘player managers’. We take a hands-on approach so you must be willing to roll your sleeves up and get stuck in. We expect our directors to have a go at new things and get involved in the wider business so you need to be adaptable, enthusiastic and keen to learn.

If you think this is the role for you, please send your CV with a covering letter explaining why you would like the job, along with your current salary and benefits package to Theresa Carter at theresa.carter@bravissimo.com.

No agencies.

The retail team includes Retail Operations, Area Managers, Shop Management Teams as well as our many lovely Retail Assistants in shops all over the country. Together they are responsible for ensuring that our customers receive the highest level of service, fitting and styling advice in a consistent manner across all stores to meet or exceed our customer expectations, as well as the general effective and efficient running of the shops. For managers this includes managing, developing and supporting the retail team, controlling stock accuracy, accurate reconciliation and budgeting, maintenance of the shop, visual merchandising and analysing the shop performance in order to identify improvements to procedures.

As a Retail Assistant, whether it’s on the shop floor, in the fitting rooms or at the tills, great customer service also includes handling incoming garments and making sure the store looks attractive. And of course staying fully informed about all our campaigns and sales activities. Working in Retail means you represent Bravissimo – you inspire, guide and help our customers in every way, ensuring they leave our stores having had a truly fantastic experience that made them feel good about themselves!
Retail and Customer Services Director - Head Office (Leamington Spa)

Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Inspiring big boobed women to feel amazing

About Bravissimo

Bravissimo is a dynamic multi-channel retailer which provides lingerie, swimwear and clothing for women who need a D-L cup bra. We want big boobed women to feel amazing and we aim to inspire our customers to celebrate their curves and feel good about themselves. We have 26 UK Bravissimo shops, most also offering Pepperberry, our range of clothing uniquely cut to accommodate bigger busts. In addition to our shops, the company has a well-developed ecommerce operation which accounts for 40% of the company’s £50m turnover.

Bravissimo has won many awards for its products, service, entrepreneurial approach and originality, and for the last 10 years we have been one of the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to work for. We have ambitious plans for the future and we are now looking for a talented retail professional who truly champions customer experience to help us make our plans a reality.

About the Job

As Retail & Customer Service Director you will be responsible for all of our shop teams and the customer service team that supports our mail order and ecommerce operation – a total of around 500 people. Through them you must deliver a friendly, informative and uplifting experience to our customers. You and your team must live and breathe our brand, inspiring our customers to feel good about themselves and their figures and you must ensure that everyone delivers this consistently and continually. Working to budgets and meeting sales targets, you must run an efficient, effective, and continually improving operation across all areas. In addition, you will be responsible for opening new shops on time and to budget, and for ensuring our retail interiors, visual merchandising and display meet our creative guidelines.

As well as being responsible for the Retail and Customer Service teams, you will join a team of directors and share in the running of the company. As part of this team you will get involved in a variety of things outside your function. Examples might be strategic planning for the business, attending other department’s team meetings or new business development.

About you

We are looking for a talented manager with proven experience in a senior management role in a retail environment across geographically diverse sites. You will be a skilled leader and a great people manager, able to provide direction and ensure every team member feels valued motivated and listened to.

As custodian of Bravissimo’s customer experience, it is essential you have a natural instinct for Bravissimo’s service, an understanding of our customers, and a passion to inspire the team do all that they can to make our customers feel amazing. Strong commercial focus is important; you must have experience of financial accountability – managing budgets and meeting sales targets. Experience of creating store environments would also be useful, as would knowledge of retail site selection and experience of opening new stores.

Bravissimo directors are ‘player managers’. We take a hands-on approach so you must be willing to roll your sleeves up and get stuck in. We expect our directors to have a go at new things and get involved in the wider business so you need to be adaptable, enthusiastic and keen to learn.

If you think this is the role for you, please send your CV with a covering letter explaining why you would like the job, along with your current salary and benefits package to Theresa Carter at theresa.carter@bravissimo.com.

Closing date for applications is Friday, 8th July 2016.

No agencies.

Shop Manager - Solihull

Supporting big boobed women and inspiring them to feel amazing

Full-time (37.5 hours per week)

Salary: £competitive

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Retail Manager to join the Bravissimo team in our Solihull store.

About the Job

The Shop Manager’s role is about setting your shop and your team up for success, creating an environment where each customer receives the exceptionally high level of service that lies at the heart of the Bravissimo experience and they leave the shop feeling amazing.

You will take full responsibility for the success of the shop, both the commercial results and the leadership and motivation of your team to perform and develop to their full potential.

Your ability to plan appropriately and attend to detail will ensure the smooth running of the store, whilst your initiative and commercial acumen will deliver further improvements to ensure that both customers and your team receive the Bravissimo experience.

About You

We are looking for a well organised, experienced manager – a self-starting individual with excellent communication skills and a customer focused approach.

You will be a role model leading, inspiring and developing your team to its full potential. Full of passion and initiative, you should embrace change and continually strive for excellence, be proactive and plan ahead. You will apply a positive mind-set to every situation, willingly tackle difficult situations and readily confront issues, turning difficult situations into positive, effective results.

Previous retail management experience is essential, though not in the lingerie sector as full lingerie training will be provided.

If you think that you are the person we are looking for, please send a covering letter explaining why you would love to be part of our team and what it is about you and your skills that make you perfect for this position, along with your CV and current salary, to:

Vicky Murray, Bravissimo, Imperial Court, Holly Walk, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, CV32 4YB or alternatively via email to: jobs@bravissimo.com

Please note: All applications must have a full covering letter in order to be considered.

Recruitment date: TBC

No agencies please.

Supervisor - Belfast

Supporting big boobed women and inspiring them to feel amazing

30 hours/4 days per week

Salary: £competitive

We have an exciting opportunity for a Supervisor to join our Bravissimo team in Belfast.

About the Job

As part of the management team, you will help in the smooth running of the store as well as in leading, inspiring and developing the team to set the shop up for success and to ensure that every customer receives the exceptional customer service that lies at the heart of the Bravissimo experience and they leave the shop feeling amazing.

About You

We are looking for a well-organised person with great communication skills who is passionate about being a role model to the team and about offering the best service you can to our customers. Previous experience as a Supervisor would be ideal, but is not essential.

If you think that you are the person we are looking for, please send a covering letter demonstrating your understanding of and passion for our brand; explaining why you would love to be part of our team and what it is about you and your skills that make you perfect for this position, along with your CV and current salary to:

Vicky Murray, Bravissimo, Imperial Court, Holly Walk, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, CV32 4YB or alternatively via email to: Jobs@bravissimo.com.

Please note: All applications must have a full covering letter in order to be considered.

Closing date: Friday, 1st July 2016

Recruitment date: Monday, 11th July 2016

No agencies please.

Retail Assistants - Birmingham

Supporting big boobed women and inspiring them to feel amazing

Various part-time contracts available (between 5 and 25 hours/week)

£7.63 per hour

We are looking for Retail Assistants to join our new shop opening in Birmingham!

About you

  • Are you naturally positive and enthusiastic?
  • Are you passionate about giving fantastic service?
  • Do you genuinely love speaking to people?
  • Would you like to help customers feel amazing?

If this sounds like you, why don’t you come and work with us?

About the job

This job is about creating a fantastic experience for our customers, ensuring that each and every one of them leaves our shop feeling amazing. Combining your passion and understanding of our service and products, it is essential that you want to be part of a team that is dedicated to giving our customers fantastic service in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and you should genuinely love going the extra mile to help others. The role also includes dealing with stock, both on the shop floor and behind the scenes, as well as operating the till system. Previous experience of the lingerie industry is not needed as full training will be given.

You will need to be flexible regarding working hours, e.g. available to work weekdays as well as weekends.

If you think that this is the job for you, please download and complete the attached application form and send this to:

Vicky Murray, Bravissimo Ltd, Imperial Court, Holly Walk, Leamington Spa, CV32 4YB or via email to: jobs@bravissimo.com.

Please indicate in your application whether you are on a notice period and how long this is and how many days/hours per week you are looking to work.

Recruitment date: tbc

Should you be successful in being invited to a session, you need to be available for either the whole morning or the whole afternoon.

No agencies please.

Supervisor - Cambridge

Supporting big boobed women and inspiring them to feel amazing

30 hours/4 days per week

Salary: £competitive

We have an exciting opportunity for a Supervisor to join our Bravissimo team in Cambridge.

About the job

As part of the management team, you will help in the smooth running of the store as well as in leading, inspiring and developing the team to set the shop up for success and to ensure that every customer receives the exceptional customer service that lies at the heart of the Bravissimo experience and they leave the shop feeling amazing.

About you

We are looking for a well-organised person with great communication skills who is passionate about being a role model to the team and about offering the best service you can to our customers. Previous experience as a Supervisor would be ideal, but is not essential.

If you think that you are the person we are looking for, please send a covering letter demonstrating your understanding of and passion for our brand; explaining why you would love to be part of our team and what it is about you and your skills that make you perfect for this position, along with your CV and current salary to:

Vicky Murray, Bravissimo Ltd, Imperial Court, Holly Walk, Leamington Spa, CV32 4YB or alternatively via email to: jobs@bravissimo.com.

Please note: All applications must have a full covering letter in order to be considered.

Closing date: Monday, 11th July 2016

Recruitment date: Thursday, 21st July 2016, at our Oxford Circus Shop

No agencies please.

Retail Assistants - Edinburgh

Supporting big boobed women and inspiring them to feel amazing

12 hours per week contract available

£7.63 per hour

We are looking for Retail Assistants to join our shop in Edinburgh!

About you

  • Are you naturally positive and enthusiastic?
  • Are you passionate about giving amazing service?
  • Do you genuinely love speaking to people?
  • Would you like to help customers feel great about themselves?

If this sounds like you, why don’t you come and work with us?

About the job

This job is about creating a fantastic experience for our customers, ensuring that each and every one of them leaves our shop feeling amazing. Combining your passion and understanding of our service and products, you will work with the rest of the team to deliver first class service in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. The role also includes dealing with stock, both on the shop floor and behind the scenes, as well as operating the till system.

Previous experience of the lingerie industry is not needed as full training will be given. However, previous customer service experience is desirable.

You will need to be flexible regarding working hours, e.g. available to work weekdays as well as weekends.

If you think that this is the job for you, please download and complete the attached application form and send this to:

Lynne Brown, Bravissimo Ltd, 20 Multrees Walk, Edinburgh, EH1 3DQ or via email to: edinburghshop@bravissimo.com.

No agencies please.

Retail Assistants - Guildford

Supporting big boobed women and inspiring them to feel amazing

Various part-time contracts available

£7.63 per hour

We are looking for Retail Assistants to join our shop in Guildford!

About you

  • Are you naturally positive and enthusiastic?
  • Are you passionate about giving fantastic service?
  • Do you genuinely love speaking to people?
  • Would you like to help customers feel amazing?

If this sounds like you, why don’t you come and work with us?

About the job

This job is about creating a fantastic experience for our customers, ensuring that each and every one of them leaves our shop feeling amazing. Combining your passion and understanding of our service and products, it is essential that you want to be part of a team that is dedicated to giving our customers fantastic service in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and you should genuinely love going the extra mile to help others. The role also includes dealing with stock, both on the shop floor and behind the scenes, as well as operating the till system. Previous experience of the lingerie industry is not needed as full training will be given.

You will need to be flexible regarding working hours, e.g. available to work weekdays as well as weekends.

If you think that this is the job for you, please download and complete the attached application form and send this to:

Tanya Waterman, Bravissimo Ltd, 25-27 Market Street, Guildford, GU1 4LB or via email to: guildfordshop@bravissimo.com.

No agencies please.

Retail Assistants - New shop re-location in Liverpool

Supporting big boobed women and inspiring them to feel amazing

Various part-time contracts available (between 20 - 25 hours/week), plus smaller late nights and weekend contracts

£7.63 per hour

We are looking for Retail Assistants to join our new shop opening in Liverpool!

About you

  • Are you naturally positive and enthusiastic?
  • Are you passionate about giving fantastic service?
  • Do you genuinely love speaking to people?
  • Would you like to help customers feel amazing?

If this sounds like you, why don’t you come and work with us?

About the job

This job is about creating a fantastic experience for our customers, ensuring that each and every one of them leaves our shop feeling amazing. Combining your passion and understanding of our service and products, it is essential that you want to be part of a team that is dedicated to giving our customers fantastic service in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and you should genuinely love going the extra mile to help others. The role also includes dealing with stock, both on the shop floor and behind the scenes, as well as operating the till system. Previous experience of the lingerie industry is not needed as full training will be given.

You will need to be flexible regarding working hours, e.g. available to work weekdays as well as weekends.

If you think that this is the job for you, please download and complete the attached application form and send this to:

Vicky Murray, HR Advisor, Bravissimo Ltd, Imperial Court, Holly Walk, Leamington Spa, CV32 4YB or via email to: jobs@bravissimo.com.

Please indicate in your application whether you are on a notice period and how long this is and how many days/hours per week you are looking to work.

Recruitment sessions to be held on Monday, 18th July 2016 in Liverpool.

Should you be successful in being invited to a session, you need to be available for either the whole morning or the whole afternoon.

No agencies please.

Assistant Manager - London - Ealing

Supporting big boobed women and inspiring them to feel amazing

Full-time (37.5 hours per week)

Salary: £competitive [+ 10% London Weighting]

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Assistant Manager to join the Bravissimo team in our London Ealing store.

About the job

The Assistant Manager’s role is about setting your shop and your team up for success, creating an environment where each customer receives the exceptionally high level of service that lies at the heart of the Bravissimo experience and they leave the shop feeling amazing.

You will take responsibility for the success of the shop, both the commercial results and the leadership and motivation of your team to perform and develop to their full potential.

Your ability to plan appropriately and attend to detail will ensure the smooth running of the store, whilst your initiative and commercial acumen will deliver further improvements to ensure that both customers and your team receive the Bravissimo experience.

About you

We are looking for a well organised, experienced manager – a self-starting individual with excellent communication skills and a customer focused approach.

You will be a role model leading, inspiring and developing your team to its full potential. Full of passion and initiative, you should embrace change and continually strive for excellence, be proactive and plan ahead. You will apply a positive mind-set to every situation, willingly tackle difficult situations and readily confront issues, turning difficult situations into positive, effective results.

Previous management experience is essential, though not in the lingerie sector as full lingerie training will be provided.

If you think that you are the person we are looking for, please send a covering letter demonstrating your understanding of and passion for our brand; explaining why you would love to be part of our team and what it is about you and your skills that make you perfect for this position, along with your CV and current salary to:

Vicky Murray, Bravissimo, Imperial Court, Holly Walk, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, CV32 4YB or alternatively via email to: jobs@bravissimo.com.

Please note: All applications must have a full covering letter in order to be considered.

Closing date: Monday, 4th July 2016

Recruitment date: Wednesday, 13th July 2016 at the Oxford Circus shop.

No agencies please.

Retail Assistants - Reading

Supporting big boobed women and inspiring them to feel amazing

Various part-time contracts available

£7.63 per hour

We are looking for Retail Assistants to join our shop in Reading!

About you

  • Are you naturally positive and enthusiastic?
  • Are you passionate about giving fantastic service?
  • Do you genuinely love speaking to people?
  • Would you like to help customers feel amazing?

If this sounds like you, why don’t you come and work with us?

About the job

This job is about creating a fantastic experience for our customers, ensuring that each and every one of them leaves our shop feeling amazing. Combining your passion and understanding of our service and products, it is essential that you want to be part of a team that is dedicated to giving our customers fantastic service in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and you should genuinely love going the extra mile to help others. The role also includes dealing with stock, both on the shop floor and behind the scenes, as well as operating the till system. Previous experience of the lingerie industry is not needed as full training will be given.

You will need to be flexible regarding working hours, e.g. available to work weekdays as well as weekends with a minimum of 10 hours per week over 2 days.

If you think that this is the job for you, please download and complete the attached application form and send this to:

Kat Hunt, Bravissimo, 2 Chain Street, Reading, RG1 2HX or via email to: readingshop@bravissimo.com.

No agencies please.

Our warehouse team ensures the distribution process runs smoothly and efficiently. It is each team member’s job to provide excellent service to our shops as well as our customers by picking, quality checking, packing and distributing all customer orders in an accurate and timely manner. The team is also responsible for receiving, putting away and accurately locating all stock entering the warehouse, be it delivered from a supplier, returned from a customer or through shop transfers. In essence, without the warehouse our lovely customers would not receive any of their orders and our shops would not have any stock to sell – so their jobs are essential to Bravissimo’s success!
Warehouse Processors - Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

We are looking for a number of people to join us at our Warehouse at Spa Park, Leamington Spa.

We have opportunities available for full time, part time and zero hour positions working across a variety of shifts.

  • Full time vacancies – 2pm to 10pm (Monday to Friday)
  • Part time vacancies – 15 hours per week across any 2 days Monday to Sunday
  • Zero hours - our hours of operation are 6am – 10pm (Monday to Friday) and 6am – 2pm (Saturday & Sunday)

We offer a starting salary of £7.23 per hour with the opportunity to move to a higher rate of pay for team members who consistently meet all role requirements.

At Bravissimo we set ourselves high standards and are constantly looking to find ways to improve the things that we do. As well as this, we provide a friendly working environment so that we all enjoy our jobs and feel committed to the company. We have won many awards including being in the Sunday Times list of the Top 100 Best Companies to work for – so if you want to work for a company that you feel proud to be part of, in a role that you really enjoy, a job at our Warehouse could be for you.

About the job

We are looking for a number of Warehouse Processors to join our team at Spa Park. You will carry out a variety of tasks including the following:

Receive stock into the Warehouse, put stock away into stock locations, picking, quality checking and packing customers’ orders to the highest standard of quality and presentation, preparing stock replenishment for our retail outlets and process returned orders back onto our system.

About you

We are looking for hardworking, enthusiastic people with a good eye for detail to work in our busy and lively team environment. Previous experience of this work would be an advantage but enthusiasm and willingness to learn are more important.

If you think that this is the job for you, please download and complete the attached application form. Please submit your application form to:

Chloe Hollands-Roberts, Bravissimo, Units 7/8 Spa Park, Juno Drive, Leamington Spa CV31 3AJ or email chloe.hollands-roberts@bravissimo.com

No agencies please.

Our finance team are experts on numbers and work with all areas of the business to set the annual budgets as well as supporting the business in forecasting the company’s financial performance for the year ahead. They love a good spreadsheet and are real devils for detail. They produce all our financial trading reports and analyse our accounts throughout the year. The team also takes responsibility for our legal obligations around the financial management of the business as well as cash flow monitoring, paying suppliers and supporting teams to better manage their spend against their budget. In other words, they make sure Bravissimo has the financial savviness and funds to continue to grow and help women feel good about themselves!
We don’t currently have any vacancies within this team
Our HR team are here to ensure we have the right people with the right skills in the right positions at the right time, and every single person at Bravissimo truly lives the company values and is genuinely passionate about their job and about providing the best customer service. HR incorporates recruitment, payroll and benefits, management of HR information, policies and procedures, learning and development, internal communications, our charity partnership and employee engagement across the business. In a nutshell, the HR team continues to build on the success of our company by constantly looking at ways to make Bravissimo an even better place to work!
We don’t currently have any vacancies within this team
Our product team is responsible for designing and developing our own brand collections from trend concept, garment design, pattern cutting and fit through to production alongside buying and selecting branded product. Developing and buying our collections for our multi-channel business and managing suppliers and factories to ensure great quality product is delivered to our customers.

Our Buying Team
Our buyers are dedicated to sourcing, selecting, buying and developing our wonderful products across all our ranges. Working closely with our suppliers, they ensure we offer the right mix of products and styles for our customers. They are responsible for what we buy and develop, and full critical path management to ensure all products are delivered on time and are of wonderful quality and great value. Our buyers are responsible for everything from trend research, customer and competitor analysis through to orders being placed in the factory and work very closely with the merchandising and marketing teams.

Our Technical Team
Our technical team is made up of pattern cutters, garment technologists and fabric technologists who are responsible for full production management and all aspects of fit, fabric, make-up and quality of our fabulous own label products. They create patterns
in-house to ensure our products are well made and of great fit for our customers. They cut and sew prototypes, fit samples and do the grades for all product categories. They manage the sealing process from handover to factory through to bulk production and approve all fabrics and garments to ensure every single product fits fantastically and is of great quality for our customers at all times.
We don’t currently have any vacancies within this team