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.

GATWICK AIRPORT NOW RECRUITING

We are hiring Sales Assistants for our new store which will be opening later this month in Gatwick Airport- South Terminal! If you are driven about providing exceptional customer service and are looking to grow your Retail career in an innovative International Retailer then… click here for more information!

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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