Careers at Abakhan

Careers at Abakhan

How to Apply

Do you have both a creative flair and a passion for providing amazing customer service? If so then you could be just the person for us!

If you're interested in applying for one of the available positions below, please click HERE to complete your application.

Store Management

As a Store Manager or Assistant Manager you will be responsible for overseeing multi-channel stock replenishment ensuring that stock management procedures are adhered to, dealing directly with company representatives and internal buyers. With proven leadership skills, you will manage and motivate your sales team to succeed through effective communication, recruiting and training staff as required. You will also be required to prepare the rota in accordance with budgets, manage holiday allowances and absence reporting.

You will also be able to demonstrate the necessary skills to interpret sales reports and profit and loss accounts, using these to monitor and evaluate sales performance and profit within the store. Applicants must have previous experience in a similar role, possess a balance of business and people skills, and be fluent in the use of the Windows based applications Word, Excel and Outlook

Due to the diversity of our products, a knowledge of or interest in fabrics, textiles and/or associated products is advantageous. Flexibility with working hours/days including weekends & Bank Holidays is essential. The successful applicant will be required to undergo a DBS check, and attend training and familiarisation sessions at Head Office for up to two weeks prior to being located in store.

Bolton Store

  • Branch Manager
  • Job Reference Number: 32062
  • Permanent
  • Any 5 of 7 days as required
  • Applicants must be flexible over working days including weekends and Bank Holidays
  • Retail management experience preferred
  • Closing date: 30/06/2017
  • Please click HERE to complete your application.

    E commerce

    Our E commerce team members play an important role in ensuring that all our online and wholesale customers receive the best possible service. Duties will include receiving and checking stock before storing, receiving, picking and checking customer orders and packaging customer orders and preparing for collection by a courier service. You will possess good communication skills and have an excellent eye for detail. To assist with shipping and labelling you should also have good administrative and IT skills. Flexibility with working hours/days including weekends & Bank Holidays is essential. The E commerce Distribution Centre is based in Liverpool.

    Photographer/E-Commerce Distribution Assistant

  • Job Reference Number: E0022
  • Temporary
  • 5hrs per week plus additional flexi/casual hours as required
  • Applicants must be flexible over working days including weekends
  • Ideally you will be proficient in the use of Adobe Photoshop and competent with digital photography equipment
  • Closing date: 25/06/2017
  • Please click HERE to complete your application.

    Cleaning Opportunities

    Our Cleaning Operatives play an important role in maintaining the general appearance and outlook of our stores. Duties include vacuuming, mopping, dusting, wiping down surfaces, emptying bins, packing up rubbish for collection and recycling. You will also be responsible for keeping welfare facilities clean, cleaning offices as well as other associated duties. Previous experience is desirable..

    Bolton Store

  • Job Reference Number: 32064
  • Permanent
  • 7.5hrs per week usually 9am to 10.30am any 5 of 7 days as required
  • Applicants must be flexible over working days including weekends
  • Closing date: 21/06/2017
  • Please click HERE to complete your application.

    Sales Assistant Opportunities

    Our sales assistants are enthusiastic, motivated individuals who either have a passion for creativity or develop one while working in one of our stores. We are looking for team players who have excellent communication and customer service skills. Duties will include serving customers, calculating measurements, advising on products, cash and till work, processing customer orders, merchandising and the replenishment of stock along with other duties associated with a retail environment. Previous retail experience is advantageous, as is an interest in the products we sell. Flexibility with working hours/days including weekends & Bank Holidays is essential.

    Bolton Store

  • Job Reference Number: 32063
  • Permanent
  • 5.50hrs per week plus additional flexi/casual hours as required
  • Applicants for the above role must be flexible over working days including weekends
  • Closing date: 21/06/2017
  • Please click HERE to complete your application.

    Bolton Store

  • Job Reference Number: 32064
  • Permanent
  • 35hrs per week
  • Applicants for the above role must be flexible over working days including weekends
  • Closing date: 25/06/2017
  • Please click HERE to complete your application.

    Chester Store

  • Job Reference Number: 71045
  • Permanent
  • 5hrs per week plus additional flexi/casual hours as required
  • Applicants for the above role must be flexible over working days including weekends
  • Closing date: 21/06/2017
  • Please click HERE to complete your application.

    If you're interested in applying for one of the available positions, please click HERE to complete your application.

    Supplier Opportunities

    We are looking for suppliers to work alongside our popular Interiors Department based in Mostyn, North Wales.

  • An experienced self-employed curtain maker to make bespoke curtains, blinds, cushions and pelmets for our customers. You must be able to complete all jobs to a very high standard with speed and accuracy. You will be expected to collect and deliver from our Mostyn branch
  • A self-employed upholsterer with experience in both modern and traditional upholstery working with a variety of fabrics. You must be able to do measure ups when required and be prepared to collect and deliver in the North Wales area.
  • An experienced self-employed curtain measurer and fitter. You will call at our customers’ properties to measure up and return to hang curtains and possibly fit tracks, curtain poles and pelmets.
  • If you're interested please send your details to interiors@abakhan.co.uk