Careers

At Temperley London, we strive to attract, recruit and retain the best talent across all our departments. Our success is built on close relationships with our customers and business partners who expect impeccable service across all channels. We look for the same in those joining our team.

Internships

Our internships are reserved for students in higher or further education looking to gain valuable experience in their area of study. Please refer to our Current Vacancies below to apply for internship roles. All internship roles are a minimum of 6 months.

Recruitment Agencies

We use recruitment agencies on rare occasions but unless we contact you, we will not accept agency applications.

If you are interested in joining our team please continue visiting our website for new updates on vacancies.

    • Logistics Intern (London)

      Temperley London is an independent British luxury brand heading up by its namesake creative director Alice Temperley, MBE. Temperley creates clothes that memories are made in, with a design signature that has made Alice one of the most distinctive voices in contemporary British fashion.

      LOGISTICS UNPAID INTERNSHIP

      TITLE:                                     Logistics Internship 

      REPORTS TO:                         Logistics & Warehouse Manager

      Overall Purpose:

      To learn and practice the efficient movement of products and merchandise to and from the Company.

      Your experience as a Temperley London intern:

      • Learning how to receive or send goods, ensuring items are properly and securely packed & are in correct amounts
      • Developing skills that will allow you to prepare logistics reports
      • Cooperating with other team members to coordinate logistics with other departments and drivers
      • Understanding how to check reports made by others
      • Developing communication with clients, customers, forwarder agents and customs on the status of the shipment.
      • Being taught how to ensure Company materials’ correctness and meet customs requirements to avoid mistakes and fines.
      • To assist various departments and individuals in the company to ensure goods flow in/out of the company in an organized and timely manner
      • Helping to arrange pickup and delivery, trace shipment and provide customer/vendor shipment status.

      Alongside the general training given to interns, during your time at Temperley London you will be provided with all the support you need to become successful in logistics. This could include CV support, contacts and networking opportunities, flexible working hours and any other support that you may feel you need during your time here as an intern. In addition to all this, your travel and lunch costs will also be reimbursed.

      Essential Personal skills & qualifications:

      • Undergraduate degree in similar or related field
      • Customer services experience an advantage
      • Detail oriented and organised
      • Must be flexible in working overtime depending on Company requirements
      • Demonstrates proficiency in Microsoft Excel and word application is required
      • Ability work under pressure and to multi-task and prioritise
      • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
      • Professional and efficient
      • Good writing, communication and representative skills
      • Ability to interact with professionals at all levels and maintain relationships

      To apply for this position, please forward a cover letter and your CV to careers@temperleylondon.com

    • Design Internship  (Ilminster, Somerset)

      To support the design team in all activity to ensure the smooth running of the department.

      (Minimum 6 months)

      What you will learn:

      • Research and create story names for each season.
      • Load and update all styles on system, set up rangeplans, tracker and seasons folders.
      • Update system with all style changes, cancellations, additions, story images and sketches for each season update up to SMS stage.
      • Enter all colourways into the rangeplan and update throughout the season.
      • Ensure collection is categorized and processed correctly on all platforms in design and this is clearly communicated to all teams.
      • Support merchandising to ensure linesheets are up to date and correct for selling.
      • Undertaking any ad hoc projects.
      • Photograph vintage samples, log and update on tracker.
      • Design research: silhouette mood and concept for Mainline and Bridal.
      • Create and maintain seasonal boards in the design studio and update as required during the development of the collection.
      • Update fitting photograph folders and boards after each studio fitting.

      Preferred skills and experience:

      • Currently studying at degree level in a fashion related subject.
      • Good knowledge of Excel and Photoshop.
      • Knowledge of using Prima or similar software program would be advantageous but not essential.
      • Confident in undertaking admin-based duties, good telephone manner and email etiquette.
      • Ability to work well within a team but to also be able to take initiative when needed.
      • Competent in organizing your own workload and schedule.
      • Confident in multi-tasking, working to tight deadlines and prioritizing.
      • Strong interest in fashion and design.
      • Some experience interning or working in a fashion company would be helpful but not essential.

      Benefits:

      • Practical industry experience in all aspects of the Design process
      • Shadowing, mentoring, and training opportunities with successful Design professionals
      • Opportunity to participate in events and company meetings
      • Support and guidance on career path including CV, recruitment etc

      To apply for this position, please forward a cover letter and your CV to careers@temperleylondon.com

    • Retail Internship  (Ilminster, Somerset)

      To support the Retail team in all activity to ensure the smooth running of the Ilminster store and to deliver a high standard of customer service. (Minimum 6 months)

      You will learn:

      • To book bridal appointments and fittings via phone and email.
      • To manage bridal appointments on day to day basis and perform all the necessary admin post the appointment.
      • To assist in maintaining the company standard to maximise sales.
      • To greet, serve and advise clients, giving the best service possible at all times while introducing additional and alternative sales.
      • To be fully conversant with the product range including product alterations, stock availability.
      • To maintain the highest standards of house keeping within the branch.
      • To acquire a basic knowledge of visual merchandising.
      • Ensuring stock levels are well maintained
      • To be aware of the company policy on customer complaints, returns and exchange procedures.
      • Handling customer complaints or handing customers on to management
      • To be able to work on own initiative and on any specific mission or project as defined by your manager.
      • To handle payments in all forms.
      • To register all relevant transaction details onto the database.
      • To be proficient at creating and updating client files, managing own client book.

      Preferred skills and experience:

      • Willing to learn and fully flexible
      • Attention to detail and sound organisational skills
      • MS Office skills, particularly Excel and Word       
      • Undergraduate level still within full time education on placement/year in industry
      • Excellent verbal and written skills

      Benefits:

      • Practical industry experience in all aspects of Retail
      • Shadowing, mentoring, and training opportunities with successful Retail professionals
      • Opportunity to participate in events and company meetings
      • Support and guidance on career path including CV, recruitment etc

      To apply for this position, please forward a cover letter and your CV to careers@temperleylondon.com

    • Seamstress (Ilminster, Somerset)

      Overall Purpose:

      To make clothes by following the guidance of Design and Product Development.

      Responsibilities:

      • To measure clients and fit garments to them using various tools and equipment including fabric, needles, thread and sewing machines.
      • To lengthen or shorten garments to fit clients properly or replace zippers.
      • Take body measurements / make garments to a specified size
      • Draw the outlines of the dress on the fabric, as per the measurements taken, and then cut the fabric using a pair of scissors. Once all the pieces of the dress are cut, the seamstress attaches the pieces together with pins before sewing them by using a sewing machine.
      • Make finishing touches to the garment by sewing the buttons, zips or hooks etc

      Skills/requirements/experience:

      • Ability to sew.
      • Thorough knowledge of zippers, fabric, buttons, linings and patterns.
      • Manual dexterity and strong eye-hand coordination.
      • Must be attentive to detail, demonstrate strong self-control, and be able to work well independently.
      • Ability to communicate clearly with clients to determine their needs

      To apply for this position, please forward a cover letter and your CV to careers@temperleylondon.com

    • Senior Sales Associate (London)

      JOB ROLE:                           Senior Sales Associate

      REPORTS TO:                      Store Manager                             

      Overall Purpose:

      To sell Temperley RTW and Bridal merchandise and offer high standard of personal and professional service to customers.

      Responsibilities:

      • To assist in maintaining the company standard to maximise sales.
      • To greet, serve and advise clients, giving the best service possible at all times while introducing additional and alternative sales.
      • To be fully conversant with the product range including product alterations, stock availability.
      • To maintain the highest standards of house keeping within the branch.
      • To acquire a basic knowledge of visual merchandising.
      • Ensuring stock levels are well maintained
      • To be aware of the company policy on customer complaints, returns and exchange procedures.
      • Handling customer complaints or handing customers on to management
      • To be able to work on own initiative and on any specific mission or project as defined by your manager.
      • To handle payments in all forms.
      • To register all relevant transaction details onto the database.
      • To be proficient at creating and updating client files, managing own client book.
      • To book bridal appointments and fittings via phone and email.
      • To manage bridal appointments and perform all the necessary admin post the appointment
      • Own client book a plus.

      To apply for this position, please forward a cover letter, availability and your CV to careers@temperleylondon.com

    • Store Supervisor Bridal and RTW (London)

      JOB ROLE:                           Store Supervisor Bridal and RTW

      REPORTS TO:                      Store Manager

      Overall Purpose:

      To optimise Temperley London sales and profits through the boutique whilst also delivering the Temperley brand experience.

      Responsibilities:

      • Sell the Temperley Fashion collections through the Boutique whilst setting the standards of excellence for the Temperley retail operation world-wide.
      • Ensure that overall sales and profit margins are achieved at agreed budget levels.
      • Ensure that the Temperley brand experience and overall customer service meet the same levels of excellence as the brand collection.
      • Maintain high standards of visual merchandising and housekeeping in order to promote the Temperley brand to the retail public.
      • Develop pro-active sales initiatives and events to drive sales within the Boutique.
      • Capture appropriate information from customers in a professional manner; passing this onto the necessary departments.
      • Maintain accurate stock levels and liaise with the Stock Controller/Merchandiser so as to ensure that stock is always optimised to meet public demand
      • Provide market information to assist in pricing and range planning.
      • Liaise with all parts of the business to help proactively manage sales/ profitability.

      Managing the Team:

      • Manage staff rotas and working arrangements to meet trading demands.
      • Communicate to all members of the team on a daily and weekly basis, to ensure they are fully aware of all aspects of the Boutique, including new stock arrivals, sales performance and other KPI’s
      • Fully train and coach the team on a regular basis to ensure they are able to pro-actively sell to ensure ATV and conversation rate is maximised.

      Maintaining Retail Standards:

      • Implement and manage the store retail systems and maintain an accurate interface with the main company systems.
      • Liaise with the business Visual Merchandiser to ensure that the Boutique image is always on brand in terms of visual presentation, quality and service.
      • Manage the administration, store cash and banking procedures within company policy and procedures.
      • Ensure all ‘back office’ locations are fully maintained and always organised to help ensure accurate administration and stock management.

      Ensure complete compliance to all Health and Safety regulations; ensuring records, notices and equipment are kept fully maintained.  Conduct training as and when necessary.

      To apply for this position, please forward a cover letter, availability and your CV to careers@temperleylondon.com

    • Sales Associate (London)

      JOB ROLE:                         Sales Associate (Bridal)

      REPORTS TO:                    Store Supervisor                          

      Overall Purpose:

      To sell Temperley RTW and Bridal merchandise and offer high standard of personal and professional service to customers. Please note that this specific position is predominantly part of the Bridal Department.  

      Responsibilities:

      • To book bridal appointments and fittings via phone and email.
      • To manage bridal appointments on day to day basis and perform all the necessary admin post the appointment.
      • To assist in maintaining the company standard to maximise sales.
      • To greet, serve and advise clients, giving the best service possible at all times while introducing additional and alternative sales.
      • To be fully conversant with the product range including product alterations, stock availability.
      • To maintain the highest standards of house keeping within the branch.
      • To acquire a basic knowledge of visual merchandising.
      • Ensuring stock levels are well maintained
      • To be aware of the company policy on customer complaints, returns and exchange procedures.
      • Handling customer complaints or handing customers on to management
      • To be able to work on own initiative and on any specific mission or project as defined by your manager.
      • To handle payments in all forms.
      • To register all relevant transaction details onto the database.
      • To be proficient at creating and updating client files, managing own client book.

      To apply for this position, please forward a cover letter, availability and your CV to careers@temperleylondon.com