The Shop at the ORNC is seeking a confident, motivated and dedicated individual to assist the retail manager as senior retail assistant. With 1.7 million visitors a year, the Old Royal Naval College, a part of the world heritage site, is one of the UK’s leading visitor attractions.

If you believe you have the skills to maximize profits through the effective management and display of stock and exceptional customer service then this role is for you. The post holder will be able to provide coaching and support to other members of the team to ensure they can achieve the same, whilst all the time keeping spirits high. We also want you to find exciting new ways to exceed customer’s expectations and enhance our commercial success.

Daily you will be responsible for supporting the manager in areas from sales, stock management, cash handling, administration, merchandising and store security along with many other day to day requirements.


The role involves weekend, bank holiday and occasional evening working.

Salary: between £14,000 and £16,000 pa.

Probationary period: 3 months.

Closing date: 21/12/15.

Interview date: 29/12/15.

Please download the job description (PDF 125KB)

To apply please send your CV with covering letter to jdenne@ornc.org or by post to Janet Denne, Foundation House, 2 Cutty Sark Gardens, Greenwich, London, SE10 9LW.

Please presume that if you have not heard from us by 7/01/16 that your application is not being taken further.