WHERE WE ARE
Operations in England, Scotland, Wales and the Channel Islands.
Wide range of retail roles in stores and head office plus procurement, logistics, finance, IT/online, catering and contact handling.
Typical ranges are: selling assistant, London £7.65–12.30 per hour; graduates (retail) start at £26–29k per year.
Over 90,000 partners (employees).
Annual partnership bonus based on profits – 2014 bonus was 15% of pay. Discount in John Lewis and Waitrose. Non contributory final salary pension scheme after qualifying period (under review). Life assurance. Holiday and leisure facilities. Clubs and societies. Ticket subsidies. Education subsidies. Subsidised dining rooms. Voluntary benefits and discounted deals.
WHO WE ARE
The John Lewis Partnership is one of the UK’s leading retail businesses, owning both John Lewis and Waitrose. It is also the country’s largest co-owned business, with 90,000 employees who are all partners.
MORE ABOUT US
We want all partners to enjoy the experience of ownership by sharing the profits, having access to information, involvement in decision-making through influencing and making recommendations to the Chairman on any subject. The commitment of partners to the business is a unique source of competitive advantage. This has underpinned over 80 years of growth and a reputation as a highly regarded UK retailer among customers and suppliers. Our success is supported by innovation and investment for both our online growth and in the opening of new stores.
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR
We want every partner to feel uniquely valued in an inclusive business, where we recognise and value difference to make better decisions, spark innovation and develop talent. The openness of our thinking and activities will take us to the heart of our ultimate purpose, our commitment to the wider well-being of our communities and deliver commercial advantage and sustainable future success. As well as having the right skills, we look for people who share our values and demonstrate the right behaviours in contributing to the success of our business.