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Retail Opportunities in our new Meadowhall store - opening soon

4 November 2019

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We are looking to recruit experienced retail staff to join our team. We have multiple opportunities available from Retail Assistants right the way through to Assistant Manager. If you would like to be part of this new venture please complete an application form by downloading to your own PC, once complete please send to hr@sufc.co.uk ensuring you clearly state what position you are applying for. For those who are applying for a Casual contract please state your work availability in detail in the supporting statement text box.


The following positions are available:



Casual Retail Assistants
This position is a Casual Contract meaning no obligation of hours on either side, this is perfect for people who cant commit to set fixed hours but want the opportunity to work and be part of a team. Reliability is a key factor in this position, we will work with our casual workforce to commit to providing a rota in advance.

Key Responsibilities

  • To assist customers in making purchases of retail merchandise in a professional manner in order to maximise sales.

Salary: £8.21 per hour



Retail Assistants
12 month Fixed Term
These are full time positions which will require a commitment of 37.5 hours per week. Due to the opening hours of Meadowhall the days and hours of work may not be the same each week however we appreciate most people have busy lives so we will provide a rota in advance so our staff can plan their schedules.

Key Responsibilities

  • To assist customers in making purchases of retail merchandise in a professional manner in order to maximise sales.

Salary: £16,009.5 per annum



Retail Supervisor
12 month Fixed Term
We have two full time positions available (37.5 hours per week) and are looking for experienced retail individuals who are able to demonstrate when and how they have supported the Store Manager to ensure the smooth day to day running of the sales floor as well as supporting the Retail Assistants with any welfare or work needs.

Key responsibilities

  • To oversee the work of retail staff in a store environment by monitoring employee activity, coordinating the shipping and receiving of merchandise, and solving problems at a day-to-day level and assisting customers where possible.

Salary: £18,000 per annum



Assistant Store Manager
12 month Fixed Term
We are looking for an experienced Assistant Store Manager who can take the lead on the overall operation in the absence of the Head of Retail who will be splitting their time between Meadowhall and Bramall Lane. This person must be able to demonstrate experience of being in a lead role and taking responsibility for the workforce.

Key responsibilities

  • To maximise profitable growth within the store and to ensure that financial targets are achieved.
  • Shape the retail store, attracting consumers to buy via astute, effective buying, merchandising and targeted marketing
  • To successfully build, manage and maintain a team of dedicated retail staff to ensure potential is achieved.
  • Shape the product offer, the visual merchandising and ensure the integrity of the club's image is maintained by high standards of customer service and operating procedures.

Salary: £20,000 per annum



Application Process

Click here to download the application form. Please download and save the application form before inputting information. If you require a paper copy please contact the HR department hr@sufc.co.uk or call 0114 253 7200.

Completed application forms must be submitted via email to hr@sufc.co.uk stating the vacancy title in the subject or posted to HR, Sheffield United Football Club, Bramall Lane, Sheffield, S2 4SU. Closing date 8th November.


Eligibility for Employment in the UK

In accordance with current legislative requirements the successful applicant must produce documentary verification of her/his eligibility to work in the UK and will not be allowed to start work until this has been received.


Equality and Diversity
Sheffield United FC is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in employment and its employment policies for recruitment, selection, training, development and promotion are designed to ensure that no job applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of race, colour, nationality, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, age, ethnic and national origin, disability or gender reassignment.


Safer Recruitment
Sheffield United FC is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. The successful applicant will be required to undertake appropriate safeguarding checks as well as providing proof of right to work in the UK


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