Alterations Assistant - 40 hours

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Senior Alterations Assistant - 40 hours

Do you keep up to date with luxury fashion?

Do you always find yourself giving style advice?

Do you love all things fashion?

If YES, we may have the role for you…


Luxury department store, Harvey Nichols, is searching for a new Senior Alterations Assistant to join its thriving Fashion Workroom department in London – Knightsbridge. Our culture is based on inclusivity; we embrace diversity. Whoever you are, Harvey Nichols has a place for you.

As the new Senior Alterations Assistant, you will work 40 hours a week in our flagship store.


How we reward your hard work…

At Harvey Nichols, we champion career development and are passionate about our people. We will do all we can to support your journey and career path with us. Alongside this you will have access to a world of amazing benefits such as;

  • to 40% off fashion
  • to 40% off hospitality, foodmarket and hampers
  • off beauty and perfumery, wine and spirits
  • allowance
  • travel card (zones 1-6) on passing probation
  • commission scheme
  • overtime


You will also have access to charity days, a season ticket/bike loan; learning and development opportunities; to our Employee Assistance Program - Retail Trust and recognition schemes and the opportunity to join one of our Employee groups – Wellbeing, Diversity & Inclusion and Sustainability. These are just some of the reasons people join and stay!


About the role…

As a Senior Alterations Assistant, you will make our customers fashion dreams a reality, providing a fun and enjoyable 5* experience. You will:

  • Fitting men’s and ladies’ garments
  • Completing alteration work timely and by due date and time.
  • Filling in alteration dockets with pricing and concise instructions
  • Updating and completing weekly worksheet
  • Returning altered garments to the Quality Control rail
  • Handling customer queries and complaints, where necessary
  • Book in garments to be altered, when needed.
  • Answer telephone, when needed.


Is this you?

We are looking for individuals who embrace diversity, love a challenge, are passionate about luxury retail and are looking for something uniquely different.

  •  Have you done something like this before?
  • 5 + years’ experience
  • Strong knowledge on alterations and pressing.
  • Do you have a great knowledge and passion for all things fashion?
  • Are you great at talking to people?

If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you!

Where do I sign?

If you are already thinking of what you will wear on your first day (no we don’t have uniforms) and this role catches your eye, hit the “apply” button below to kick-start your journey with us.

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