Rokit is the beating heart of London's vintage scene with a worldwide online audience and has proudly held this title for nearly 30 years. Our four stores are based in vibrant and exciting London neighbourhoods; Covent Garden houses our flagship, the vintage haven Brick Lane hosts two stores and our original bricks and mortar stands opposite the market in Camden where the brand was born one sultry summer in 1986.

The rest of the team are based under one roof in the UK's largest vintage warehouse where around 8,000 garments are processed for the stores every week, the Rokit Recycled team customise and create clothing and accessories from unusable garments alongside the website and marketing teams.

The success of the company is in our staff. The energy, enthusiasm and expertise of our teams drive the business forward. We're always looking for great people to join us - people who are as passionate as we are.

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Assistant Store Manager

THE ROLE

Opportunities have arisen in our Bricklane stores for assistant managers to join the team. 

The main objective of the role is to support the store manager to manage all store operations, customer service and lead a dynamic team to drive the store forward.

You will have a vibrant personality and excellent floor presence. 

You will have a huge passion for customer service and inspire the team to provide a level of service that represents the Rokit ethos.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES 

Deliver a high level of one on one customer service.

Support the manager to manage and develop the store team: Delivering reviews and supporting in disciplinary procedures.

Recruit and train individuals suitable for the Rokit brand. 

Inspire and motivate your team.

Communicate with team members from various aspects of the business in a professional and concise manner.

Organise and prioritise projects and tasks and delegate effectively.

Manage daily shipment processes and ensure the shop floor gets replenished.

Inventory management: Conducting weekly stock takes and managing correct inventory levels. 

Loss prevention best practices. 

Be compliant with health and safety processes and company policy and procedures.

Analyse company reports and work alongside your store manager and company's visual team to react to trends and make commercial decisions.

Ensure the team are compliant with store standards set in place.

Keep up to date with current market trends.

Create and manage relationships in the community.

MUST HAVES

Ability to communicate positively and professionally with many types of people.

Experience in a supervisory role working in a fashion retail environment.

Must be a motivated individual with the ability to create a vibrant atmosphere for both the team and our customers.

Proven ability to drive and increase sales KPI's.

Proven record of recognising and developing talented individuals.

A passion and understanding for Vintage fashion, lifestyle and culture.

To apply please send your CV and cover letter to ree@rokit.co.uk. Please include your current salary.

Store Supervisor

THE ROLE

Opportunities have arisen in our stores for a full or part time supervisor to join the team. 

As a supervisor you will be an integral part of the management team supporting both the senior managers and your fellow team mates.
You will manage store operations, customer service and lead a dynamic team.

You will have a vibrant personality and excellent floor presence. 

You will have a huge passion for customer service and inspire the team to provide a level of service that represents the Rokit ethos.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES 

Leading by example by delivering a high level of customer service that represents Rokit and stands out from the high street and our competitors. 

Creating and maintaining an energetic, motivating environment for both the team and our customers. 

Maintain store standards and housekeeping to present the brand to the highest our ability.

Play an integral role in recruitment, training and development of the store team. 

They will manage operational tasks and markdowns. Ensuring delivery is completed in a timely and efficient manner.

Responsible for opening and closing the store.

Ensure team are compliant with company policy and procedures.

MUST HAVES

Positive, motivated attitude.

High level of customer engagement.

Experience driving and monitoring store KPI’s.

Team player with good communication skills.

Able to recognise talent but also deliver constructive feedback and coach in the moment. 

Strong attention to detail.

Stay abreast of current and emerging fashion trends. 

Flexible and reliable.


To apply please send your CV and cover letter to ree@rokit.co.uk. Please include your current salary.

Sales Associate

Exciting opportunities have arisen in our London stores for a full or part time sales associate to join the team.

The main objective of this role is to work with the store team to drive the store and brand forwards.
Our store team’s are integral to creating and maintaining a welcoming and exciting environment for our customers. 

We are looking for reliable, flexible, pro active individuals with heaps of energy that can deliver a high level of customer service in a fast paced environment.

The candidate must have good communication skills and be able to work productively in a team.
They must be organised and pro-active to ensure tasks are completed efficiently.
They must have strong attention to detail to maintain standards and represent the brand the best we can at all times.
They must be vigilant with Loss prevention.
The candidate ideally must have good knowledge of current fashion trends. 

If you have a passion for Vintage culture, thrive off being a part of a dynamic team and love spending your day talking to different types of people then drop your CV into store and meet the team or send your CV and cover letter over to ree@rokit.co.uk


Production Manager - Warehouse

We are looking for a Warehouse Production Manager, a motivated, dynamic leader with strong communication skills,highly organised who is able to react seamlessly to ever changing requirements 

The production manager will be responsible for the day to day proficient running of the warehouse. Overseeing inventory processes run reliably and efficiently from grading and pricing through to distribution to stores and website.

You will inspire and lead a dynamic team, maintaining a productive, organised and positive environment.

Role Includes:

Lead by example and motivate the production team to achieve high results

Take complete ownership and responsibility for company operations and inventory management

Oversee the distribution and allocation of the stock into the stores and the website.

Drive short term scheduling and long term strategic planning to ensure the efficient and cost-effective seasonal launches.

Oversee, plan and coordinate production processes to ensure deadlines and quantities are met. 

Able to recognise and deliver improvements in processes and manage change. 

Oversee quality Control.

Analyse business performance and KPI’s.

Maintain an organised, clean and efficient working environment.

Work with senior managers to maintain correct inventory quantities and plan markdowns. 

Manage all HR aspects within production team including performance management, individual development goals, recruitment and timekeeping.

Have a great understanding of the Rokit customer and culture and how to deliver to these individuals. 

Conduct competitive shops in other vintage retailers, high street stores and brands to keep up to date with the marketplace and pricing patterns.

Ensure the warehouse is compliant with health and safety regulations.

Skills  Required:

Highly organised 

Problem solver 

Ability to recognise talented individuals

People management and development

Able to use initiative and inspire others

Strong communication skills with the ability to communicate with all aspects of the business. 

Able to manage multiple projects and areas of the business simultaneously. 

Reactive - able to adapt to a changing environment

High attention to detail

Have an understanding of pricing in the current market

Strong commercial awareness with knowledge of current and up and coming trends.  

Competent at Using EPOS and inventory systems, Google drive and Microsoft packages. 


About you

Positive, proactive Attitude 

Warehouse / Production management experience. 

Proven experience of managing and leading a team.

Want to play a key part in driving the growth of a reputable company and keep Rokit the leading vintage brand in the UK. 

Looking to make a positive difference and impact on the fashion industry 

If you are interested in this role please send your CV and Covering letter with your current salary to ree@rokit.co.uk

Production & Sample Machinist

The role

ROKIT ORIGINALS are looking for an experienced Production Machinist to join our team on a part time.

ROKIT ORIGINALS are the in-house brand at Rokit Vintage, specialising in trend driven, sustainable & reworked vintage clothing. The whole range is made in London.

Your experience must include all aspects of garment construction and alterations as well as the use of professional machines. You should be able to read a pattern and follow the pattern for sampling and production, and also maintain a high-quality standard in a timely manner. You must be a team player, be willing to collaborate and support other staff members and take well to instruction.

You must be proficient in the construction of garments from roll, and experience working with repurposed textiles & garments is a plus. 

Communication in English is essential.

Efficiency and time management are critical.

Ensure all products are made to the highest quality at all times

Sewing, with experience in high-quality sewing and making a complete garment within a production line system

Reading fitting notes and spec sheets

Accuracy, demonstrating sewing skills and attention to detail

Working with industrial sewing machines, with previous experience in flatbed, over lockers, walking foot, cover stitch & rolled hem machines.

Commercial or industry experience across multi-product areas, ideally at a high street or supplier level.

A methodical, organised approach to work, able to prioritise your workload when working to deadlines

Technical knowledge and experience of garment construction and fit across multi-product areas

Excellent communication skills, able to work under pressure, be flexible, self-motivated and a team player

Experience with leather, denim & accessories manufacture are a bonus.

Your responsibilities may also include:

Repair of vintage garments

Hand sewing and preparing garments for production

Machine sewing development toiles

Salary: £9-11.00 per/ hour dependant on experience.

If you are passionate about vintage & sustainable clothing, want to work in a fast paced, growing business & have the experience listed above, we are excited to hear from you!

Email kathryn@rokit.co.uk with your CV and a covering letter outlining why you are suitable for the position.