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Retail Stores Division - Fashion, Food, Multi Product, DIY, Luxury, Beauty, Home and Many More!

The McCarthy Retail Management recruitment team covers a wide range of jobs at all levels within Retail Management from middle management to senior roles and full store compliments.

At McCarthy we work with a number of well-known and highly respected retailers across the high street and out of town in sectors covering all types of role from Fashion, DIY, Homewares/Furniture, Convenience, Food, Non-Food, Jewelers, Health & Beauty, Storage, Luxury, Value, Big Box, Multi Product and many more. We also work with smaller retailers who have expansion plans or are happy having a smaller number of stores, whatever your ideal due to our extensive portfolio of clients we will be able to find you a role that suits your ambitions.

The McCarthy Retail Management recruitment team are ALL ex-retailers, so we've done all the late night shifts and the hectic sale and seasonal launches too, and we understand the challenges that Retailers face on a daily basis.

For many candidates looking for retail careers, their biggest focus is joining a retailer with the right culture for them, and as a result, we'll listen to your needs and talk to you about a role and a company that's right for you. Our goal is to work with you to understand what you want from your next role and what your long term career goals are; we don’t just find you a retail job we want to work with you to plan your retail career.

Our wealth of knowledge and experience across all sectors and levels of Retail and Hospitality really makes a difference - and enables us to offer only the best UK Retail jobs.

We are an award winning retail specialist, being named Best Retail Recruiter in the UK as we are renowned for service and quality. We have many connections in retail and have well established partner relationships across the Retail Industry. We will help you find the best retail role for you to enhance your career, we work across all levels of management within retail management and can assist you find roles across the retail management industry.

We have many employer connections within the Retail industry and are able to assist those currently at management level across typical positions such as Regional Manager, Area Manager, Visual Merchandising Manager, General Manager, Store Manager, Deputy Store Manager, Branch Manager, Assistant Manager, Deputy Manager, Department Manager, Sales Manager, Section Manager, Multisite Manager, Floor Manager, Site Manager, Team Leader and Supervisor to name a few!

We also cover specialist roles in HR, Profit Protection and Visual Merchandising.

Whatever you background if you want a role in Retail or Hospitality Search for your perfect job. If you browse our jobs and don’t find what you are looking for, or you want to find out more about our in-depth specialist service, call our Retail team in our Head Office on 0161 828 8726 and let's talk. We're looking forward to hearing from you.

We're McCarthy. We couldn't do it any other way.


Recent Roles we have recruited for....



Flagship Store Manager - Luxury Sportswear Brand - Oxford Street

European VM Manager - Lingerie Brand

Area Manager – High Street retailer

Regional Manager - Value Focused Retailer

Store Manager - Premium Fashion Retailer

Store Manager – High street Footwear Brand

Assistant Manager – Luxury retailer

Full Store Compliment - new store opening - Sports Retailer

Store VM Manager - Multi Product Retailer

National VM Manager - Luxury Footwear Retailer


Design Consultant – High street

Showroom Manager - Out of Town well known retailer

General Store Manager, London, leading DIY retailer

Profit Protection Manager - Nationwide


Store Manager - North East - High Street Value Retailer

General Store Manager - Across the UK- multi-national food retailer

Deputy Manager, East Anglia, National food retailer

Multi Site Manager, London, Franchise Convenience retailer

Area Manager - Lakes/North West - Hospitality/Food Convenience

General Merchandise/Non - Food

Regional Director, Midlands, Non-Food well known Retailer

General Store Manager, National value multi product Retailer


Store Manager, National Optical retailer

Area Manager - High Street Footwear Retailer

Area Manager - Beauty Retailer


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