Hello and thanks for visiting the WHSmith careers site.

Take a look and you’ll find a world of opportunities. Retail’s on another scale in our business, which continues to expand globally! We offer a huge variety of jobs, from Sales Assistant to Store Manager – to careers for Buyers, IT and Finance specialists, plus a range of other Head Office roles in London, Swindon and Sydney!

Or how about joining a super-cool brand like Funky Pigeon? Whatever role or area interests you, there’s an exciting future ahead. That’s because we give our people the freedom to excel.

‘No Limits’ is our motto. Work hard – and anything’s possible.

Buying Vacancies - All levels!

Do you have an analytical & commercial mindset coupled with the drive and desire to develop the profitability and growth of your category? Whether you’re new to Buying or an experienced Buying professional seeking a career with “No Limits” take a look at what WHSmith can offer you!

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Hear from our people

In every role I’ve had, it’s been a steep learning curve. However, I’ve learned so much, it’s made me want to stay. The opportunities are there for the taking if you work hard and have the right attitude.

Chris Woods Store Manager - Meadowhall

I started in 2000 as a Junior Designer. Promotions followed, to Web Manager and then Head of Content & Web. There have been so many opportunities that have helped me progress.

Chris Ritchie Head of Content & Web

WHSmith is a brand you can be proud to work for, with a great supporting structure. The business wants you to succeed and be the best you can be. There’s support there if you want to progress, but be prepared to push yourself.

Gavin Marsh Senior Design Manager

Throughout my career, people have supported my progression. You don’t need qualifications to advance - you just need self-belief.

Deb Proud Regional Business Manager - Thames Valley & North London Region

At WHSmith you are given huge autonomy, the opportunity to shape your career, make a difference and deal with any challenges head on.

Ben Carrington Buyer, Travel

The breadth of experience has helped me progress. If you push yourself, you’ll never get bored!

Lucy Swinburn Trading Controller, Kids Books - High Street (Job Share)

To succeed, you have to be capable of driving the WHSmith agenda. Take ownership. Make a difference. Think customer.

Toby Keir Commercial Director - Travel