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Assistant Workshop Manager

Location: Churchill Square Shopping Centre, Brighton
Posted Date: 10/05/2023
Contract Type: Permanent

Employment Hours: 25 hours

About the Company

Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. is the leading and only global company that offers an interactive make-your-own stuffed animal retail-entertainment experience. Founded in 1997, the company currently operates more than 400 Build-A-Bear Workshop® stores worldwide, including company-owned stores in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland. We are proud to have been recognised as a Times “Top 100 Best Companies to Work For®” for 3 years.


Ideal candidates for the ASSISTANT WORKSHOP MANAGER position should have the following characteristics and qualifications:

·         Relevant retail management experience with a proven, successful track record in a Guest centric business, preferably in specialty retail

·         An exceptional record of leading and developing a high energy and passionate team

·         Sales focused while engaging Guests in creating a fun and memorable experience

·         Passionate, ambitious and success oriented and a model of professional and personal integrity

·         Accountable for results; takes pride and ownership of store operations

·         Attention to detail; planful and organized while being flexible and adaptable in our fast-paced environment

·         Excellent written and verbal communication skills

·         Flexibility (including weekends) to meet the needs of the business


·         Competitive Salary

·         Pension

·         Life Assurance

·         Holiday Package

·         Associate Discount

·         Rotating schedule that allows for work/life balance

·         A fun, engaging environment

·         A potential to earn a Store bonus

·         Retail and lifestyle discounts

If you love kids and believe that providing a fun experience for Guests results in a fun place to work, WE SHOULD TALK!

If you would like to apply, please email your CV to either brighton@buildabear.co.uk or Lilye@buildabear.co.uk.