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Transaction Assistant

  • Department: Personal Shopping
  • Location: Knightsbridge
  • Job type: Full Time
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Job reference: VAC- 9027

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You provide the expert transaction support that enables our Personal Shopping team to deliver exceptional levels of customer service. Processing, packing and dispatching client orders, your role is fast paced, process driven and complex. Your wide-ranging expertise is put to the test everyday, from export procedures, dynamic currency conversions and bank transfers to bespoke wrapping, alterations and special handling arrangements.

About us

As the world’s leading luxury retail emporium, Harrods offers uniquely challenging back of house support roles. Working days are as varied as the requirements of our clients, and we nurture an environment where the flexibility, resilience and initiative that help us maintain outstanding levels of service are recognised and rewarded. We’re a hard working, culturally diverse team who get on with the job. It’s a great place to learn and gain real expertise in your area.

About you

Process driven, keen to learn and highly self-motivated, you’ll have strong retail experience, ideally in a big department store or luxury fashion. You may well have studied finance, accounting or international business. You’ll know your way around a till and be comfortable working and multi-tasking at speed while maintaining the highest levels of accuracy. You’ll have a keen eye for detail, be exceptionally well organised and thrive in an environment which requires that you think on your feet.

Our promise to you

You’ll receive in-depth training and the real world experience that will make you a subject expert in two years, with a deep knowledge of transaction processes and regulations. The department offers good  paths for career progression and personal development, and the skills and expertise you gain will be transferable, and highly coveted, in businesses across every industry.

Our benefits package reflects the value you bring to our business. It includes up to 33% in-store discount (50% for work wear), 22 days’ annual leave, additional birthday off, season ticket loan, full access to our corporate health service and corporate discount for gym membership, restaurants, hotels and more.

Uniquely You

At Harrods we believe the personality and authenticity of our people sets us apart.  We celebrate and invite applications from all cultures, backgrounds, tastes and experiences and are proud of our culture where people from all walks of life can grow and thrive.  What makes you unique makes us exceptional.

If you want to know more about our people and our culture, search #TogetherHarrods on LinkedIn, Facebook or Instagram.

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