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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.

 

CURRENT VACANCIES; 

ROKIT ORIGINALS
STUDIO MANAGER

Rokit Originals is our in house label specialising in the sustainable production of new and reworked garments. We repurpose vintage clothing, utilised recycled textile and responsible manufacture- producing in small quantities and making only in London.


We are looking for a new Studio Manager, a dynamic leader with strong communication skills, natural organisational skills, able to react seamlessly to ever changing requirements and always inspire and encourage their team.

As the Studio Manager you will be responsible for the overall management of the in-house studio, being acutely aware of commercial and creative strategies and driving productivity in line with business objectives and budgets.

Skills Required:

  • Strong Leadership abilities

  • Team management and development

  • Able to use initiative and inspire others

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

  • Must be organised

  • Good multi tasker with the ability to manage autonomously

  • Reactive - able to adapt to a changing environment

  • High attention to detail

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

Role Includes:

  • Take complete ownership and responsibility of the department.

  • Coordinate and manage the studio production team and operations to plan and deliver brand expectations and targets.

  • Drive short term scheduling and long term strategic planning to ensure the efficient and cost-effective running of the studio

  • Stock Production - Organise and prioritise the operational running of the department to ensure we meet quantities and deadlines.

  • Overseeing the distribution and allocation of the stock into the stores and the website.

  • Communication with all aspects of the business from designers, warehouse production, website to suppliers.

  • Liasing with external production coordinator to achieve optimum production across in house and external platforms

  • Manage budgets, costings and studio administration.

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

  • Recruiting and inducting new team members.

  • Setting personal goals and individual development plans.

  • Analyse sales and productivity to be reactive and make commercial decisions

  • Maintain an organised, clean and efficient working environment.

  • Oversee quality Control


Ideal experience

Studio management experience with a fashion retailer.
Project management experience.
Proven experience of managing and leading a team.

To apply please send your CV, covering letter and current salary to ree@rokit.co.uk





 




Sales associate 

Some exciting opportunities have arisen in our stores for a part time sales associate to join the team.

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.

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 with your desired store over to ree@rokit.co.uk