Part Time Vacancy – London Based

Merchant & Mills is a beautifully inspiring company to work for. We are looking for a hardworking, enthusiastic new character to join our small retail team at a new London shop.

Working from the pristine new store, you will be surrounded by beautiful cloth in an enchanting atmosphere. As part of the crack team, the winning applicant will share responsibility for taking care of customers and maintaining our high standards of presentation and display.

A great knowledge of fabrics and dressmaking is essential. It is desirable to have worked with our patterns before. Good retail experience and muscles for hoisting rolls of cloth will be welcomed.

This is a part time position – you must also be able available to work weekends, weekdays and evenings. Hours will work on a varied shift basis. Salary – starting at the national living wage.

Our shop will be opening at the end of January 2020. For the successful applicant full training will be given in our Rye shop before the opening.

Please email your CV and the answers to the following questions to Melodie at melodie@merchantandmills.com. Applications must be received by 9th December.

1. What excites you about working for Merchant & Mills?

2. Tell us about a recent sewing project you have completed.

3. Somebody walks into our shop, they haven’t sewn since school – how would best direct them to the most suitable project and supplies?