Retail career opportunities at Begg Shoes
Retail career opportunities at Begg Shoes

Retail Job Opportunities at Begg Shoes

Why join Begg Shoes?

Innovative, successful and proud to be independent and family run. We are unlike any other retailer on the High Street today which means we offer some really great places to work in our stores or our head office. Whether you are looking to make a career move that will open up a huge range of possibilities - or perhaps you love the social aspect of retail and fashion - we have some great opportunities for you.

Joining any one of our teams offers a break from the norms of retail and e-commerce and you will find a great place to work with friendly, loyal customers, who rely on your knowledge and advice. Our independent retail mission is to offer our customers the very best possible shopping experiences. We believe that the only way we can succeed is to ensure the very best people join our teams, learn a lot along the way and love what they do, as part of the Begg Shoes family.

What is it like to work with Begg Shoes?

We have our own unique and innovative approach to retail (in our stores and online) but this is been built on a very simple foundation of old fashioned customer service and product knowledge. Training and knowledge is a huge focus for us in every role and we offer extensive and structured on the job training, but also call on external experts in specialist areas, such as Podiatrists who visit our stores and help broaden our knowledge base.

Every role in our business revolves around customer service in some way, whether directly customer facing or looking after all aspects of our fast growing Ecommerce platform. Even our behind the scenes roles such as Merchandising and Marketing are focussed on what works best for our customers. We all learn something new every day about how best to reach our customers (worldwide) and we believe that technology alone is not enough to create the personal touches our customers love from Begg Shoes. 

The working environment with us is very much shaped by who we are. We have been independent and family run for over 150 years and our dynamic instore teams work very closely with the Directors and head office team to ensure the business can continue to thrive and evolve to meet the challenges of modern retail.  

What are the benefits?

  • Specialist training within industry leading, expert teams
  • One to one coaching and continuous development
  • Work closely with the Begg Family
  • Highly competitive pay
  • Superb staff discount
  • Free shoes and uniform
  • Excellent career development opportunities

Any Questions?  

Get in touch with us direct, either by visiting your local store or email us on [email protected] and we will get back to you as soon as possible. 

Is your ideal role not advertised today?

We are always open speculative applications and committed to making a new role, where we can, when the we can see a great fit for our business. Please email us your C.V. with a covering note explaining your ideal role and location would be in our business if you can't see anything quite right here today.

Careers at Begg Shoes
  • Footwear Stylist - Perth

    Location: Perth

    Salary: Competitive Hourly + Bonus + Benefits (& Free Shoes!)

    Hours: Part Time Opportunity - Up to 20 Hours

    Our Perth store team are looking for a new recruit to join our top rated Perth store team. Our friendly and highly experienced team will guide you towards becoming a highly knowledgeable and trusted footwear stylist, in our family run independent business.

    The Perth store services a loyal customer base, both locally and online, with high quality products and excellent customer service. We offer an industry leading integrated instore and online shopping experience to our customers - making this job the perfect job for someone seeking a varied, engaging and rewarding role in modern retail. 

    A successful candidate will share our passion for top quality product and excellent customer service and in depth training is offered all along the way. Every day holds a new challenge - for a truly unique and rewarding experience in retail. 

    If you have any questions, or if you would prefer to send us a CV please come and visit us on Scott Street or email us at [email protected] and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.

    Apply Online Now. Please let us know your preferred working hours and working pattern (full time, part time).

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  • Store Manager - Lerwick

    Location: Lerwick

    Salary: Salary + Bonus + Benefits

    Hours: Full Time

    A new role managing our fantastic and experienced team in a prime retail location in Lerwick. Work closely with the Begg Family and Area Manager to provide an excellent customer experience from this iconic store.

    Modern retail for Begg Shoes is the combination of excellent, skilled and knowledgeable customer service in store,  combined with the convenience of internet shopping technology. The Lerwick store is a thriving hub in the business, serving a loyal local customer base as well as worldwide web site clients.

    This role is perfect for an experienced manager or team leader seeking a customer facing, frontline role in a dynamic and forward thinking business. Extensive training is offered on the job and via professional trade bodies, to help build knowledge and skills to lead a highly successful team in Lerwick.

    Apply Online Now or contact us via [email protected] with questions on this role. 

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  • Footwear Stylist - Inverness

    Location: Inverness

    Salary: Competitive Hourly + Bonus + Benefits (& Free Shoes!)

    Hours: Part Time Opportunity 16-20 Hours

    We are looking for a new recruit to join the our growing business in Inverness. We have an opportunity to work in (either) our both flagship High Street store in Inverness or our Union Street boutique. Become the trusted, expert footwear stylist to our loyal and growing customer base, both locally and online as part of our innovative online and in store integrated shopping experience. 

    Our customers love our expert, independent knowledge and easy access to our leading UK range of top footwear brands. A successful candidate will share our passion for our products and help maintain an excellent customer experience in our stores and for our customers online. Working closely with the Begg Family, training is offered both on the job and via our formal training structure, to help you master every element of the role and progress in your teams. New skills will include becoming an expert, qualified children's shoe fitter, as well as shipping our customer purchases worldwide.

    Every day holds a new challenge - for a truly unique and rewarding experience in modern, independent retail, Apply Online Now. Please let us know your preferred working hours and working pattern (full time or part time).

    If you have any questions, or if you would prefer to send us a CV please email us at [email protected] and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.

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  • Footwear Stylist - Peterhead

    Location: Peterhead

    Salary: Competitive Hourly + Bonus + Benefits (& Free Shoes!)

    Hours: Part Time Opportunity - Up to 12 Hours e.g. Over 3 Days

    Our Peterhead store team are looking for a new recruit to join our top rated Peterhead store team. Our friendly and highly experienced team will guide you towards becoming a highly knowledgeable and trusted footwear stylist, in our family run independent business.

    The Peterhead store services a loyal customer base, both locally and online, with high quality products and excellent customer service. We offer an industry leading range of adults shoes as well as expertly fitted children's shoes from the top brands - this job the perfect job for someone seeking a varied and engaging role in modern retail . 

    A successful candidate will share our passion for top quality product and excellent customer service and in depth training is offered all along the way. Every day holds a new challenge - for a truly unique and rewarding experience in retail, Apply Online Now.

    Please note that August is a very busy time for us in store so please indicate your availability and holiday plans and let us know your preferred working hours and working pattern (number of hours, days of work).

    If you have any questions, or if you would prefer to send us a CV please email us at [email protected] and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.

    Apply online now or tell a friend!

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  • Digital Marketing Assistant - Inverness

    Location: Inverness HQ

    Salary: £17,000 - £20,000

    Hours: Full Time / Part Time Considered

    An exciting new role in our ever growing head office team…we are recruiting for the Ecommerce and Marketing team and looking for someone who can help take our digital content capabilities to the next level. We are ready to support a new colleague learning everything they need to know to enjoy a hugely varied and engaging role in the team.

    The core responsibilities of this role are to help us create the words, the look and the feel of our website and also our stores. The interests, skills and experience that are best suited to this role would include writing, graphics, photography. Experience with web based projects and digital marketing are both highly valuable, as would foreign languages (for translations) - please note that none of the above are individually essential.

    This is a role that will offer day to day variety like no other. Working directly with the marketing team, our store teams and the directors, successful applicants will learn about our fantastic products and see why we get great reviews from our customers all over the world. We are a uniquely web-integrated business and our growing success story offers fantastic experience and career opportunities.

    If you have any questions, or if you would prefer to send us a CV please email us at [email protected] and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.

    Apply Now or tell a friend - an exciting career in retail and digital marketing is on offer right here!

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