Senior Display Assistant - Team Lead

Role Type
Salary Overview
Competitive Plus Benefits
Competitive Salary
Expiry Date
06/12/2023 11:38:00

Senior Display Assistant (Team Lead)

Knightsbridge Store

Are you passionate about all things display and visual?

Do you enjoy supervising and developing a team?

Do you love all things luxury retail? 

If YES, we may have the role for you…

We are currently looking for the next Senior Display Assistant (Team Lead) to join the team in London – Knightsbridge to supervise the team in terms of visual display throughout the store, including window displays and signage. 

Our culture is based on inclusivity; we embrace diversity. Whoever you are, Harvey Nichols has a place for you. As the new Senior Display Assistant (Team Lead) you will work 40 hours a week in our flagship Knightsbridge  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;

  • Up to 40% discount off fashion 
  • Up to 40% discount off hospitality, foodmarket and hampers
  • 30% off beauty and perfumery, wine and spirits
  • Clothing allowance
  • Travel Card for Zones 1-6, up to 80% subsidised on passing probation

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! 


Job Purpose 

To ensure all areas of the display department are working effectively, focusing on the successful running of visual standards across all floors when needed. To perform a variety of tasks including the training and development of junior members of the team on floor-based tasks and department operation needs to assist in the operational running of the department. Strong link in with management to ensure the right channels for communication in the department are followed and adhered too. Maintain a strong awareness of latest fashion trends in fashion/design/installation. Responsible for the completion of executing world class visual displays, through styling and creative installations across windows and interiors. 

 Key Outputs  

  • Strong communication skills in and out of the department. 
  • Must have relevant previous experience in managing and leading a team. 
  • Confidently lead a team of individuals, conducting a professional/personal approach. 
  • Follow up workload from more junior members of the team, giving feedback and time frames for completion of tasks.  
  • Identify training requirements for junior team members. 
  • Capable of managing numerous tasks at one time displaying strong organisation skills and forward thinking. 
  • Able to thrive in a fast paced and ever-changing environment and adapt to changes. 
  • An exceptional eye to detail, a natural flair and individuality to create innovative and highly stylised displays is required.  
  • To maintain a strong awareness of latest trends in fashion and design. 


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

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

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