Jobs at Pepperberry

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.

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.
Business Systems Analyst - Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Salary: Up to £50k 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.

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 Assistants - Cambridge

Supporting big boobed women and inspiring them to feel amazing

3 x 5 hour contracts

£7.63 per hour

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

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:

Sarah-Louise Wrigley-Spearman, Bravissimo, 17-19 Sussex Street, Cambridge, CB1 1PA or alternatively via email to: cambridgeshop@bravissimo.com .

Recruitment date: tbc

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.

Assistant Manager - Leeds

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 Assistant Manager to join the Bravissimo team in our Leeds 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, 10th October 2016

Recruitment date: Tuesday, 18th October 2016

No agencies please.

Retail Assistants - London - Ealing

Supporting big boobed women and inspiring them to feel amazing

1 x 8 hours/week

1 x 10 hours/week

permanent contracts, working 2/3 days per week

£8.39 per hour

We are looking for a Retail Assistant to join our shop in Ealing!

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:

Laura George, Bravissimo Ltd, 28 High Street, Ealing, London, W5 5DB or via email to: ealingshop@bravissimo.com.

Closing date: Sunday, 9th October 2016

Recruitment date: Friday, 14th October 2016

No agencies please.

Retail Assistants - London - Covent Garden

Supporting big boobed women and inspiring them to feel amazing

3 x 10 hour contracts

2 x 0 hour contracts

£8.39 per hour

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

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. Each shift will be for a minimum of 5 hrs.

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

Arpita Tailor, Bravissimo Ltd, 20 Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 7PH or via email to: coventgardenshop@bravissimo.com.

No agencies please.

Assistant Manager - Milton Keynes

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 Assistant Manager to join the Bravissimo team in our Milton Keynes 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: Wednesday, 28th September 2016

Recruitment date: Thursday, 13th October 2016 in Milton Keynes

No agencies please.

Retail Assistants - Milton Keynes

Supporting big boobed women and inspiring them to feel amazing

3 x 10 hours/week vacancies

Permanent contracts

£7.63 per hour

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

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:

Deborah Allison, Bravissimo, Silbury Arcade, The Centre, Milton Keynes, MK9 3BE or via email to: miltonkeynesshop@bravissimo.com.

Recruitment date: TBC

No agencies please.

Retail Assistants - Solihull

Supporting big boobed women and inspiring them to feel amazing

4 x 5 hour contracts (weekends and late nights)

2 x 0 hour contracts (Full flexibility)

£7.63 per hour

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

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:

Natalie Fannon, Bravissimo, 10 Mill Lane Arcade, Touchwood, Solihull, B91 3GS or via email to: solihullshop@bravissimo.com.

Recruitment date: TBC

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.

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.
We don’t currently have any vacancies within this team
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 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.
We don’t currently have any vacancies within this team
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.
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