The biggest department store in Europe, Harrods single site in Knightsbridge is iconic. Attracting over 15 million visitors each year, Harrods is ranked in the top 3 tourist attractions in London, after Buckingham Palace and St Paul’s Cathedral. The store’s 330 departments offer a wide range of luxury products and services, from clothing to jewellery, personal shopping and interior design. In order to maintain our exceptional standards in store and on a global platform, we have over 5,000 employees across 20 industries. From Distribution to Copywriting, Sales to Security, we welcome employees from all backgrounds and disciplines.

School leaver opportunities

Sales Associate – Retail Academy


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Salary & benefits

- Full Salary + commission during the course of the programme

- 50% Business Clothing Allowance

- 33% Staff Discount in store

- Numerous networking opportunities and face-to-face time with our Store Directors

- Upon completion of the programme, the delegates will be awarded with a L3 Retail Team Leader qualification


To be successful you must be organised, confident and driven, with a visible passion for luxury retail. You must be completing your A levels or equivalent this year or have completed them in the last academic year and have GCSE Maths and English at Grades A-C.


Applications will open on the 1st of November.