You might not have heard of TJX Europe, but you’ve probably heard of our brands – TK Maxx and Homesense. We’re part of the world’s leading off-price apparel and home fashions retailer – TJX Companies, Inc.
We’ve an annual global turnover of over $35bn* and our business just keeps on growing. Currently, we have over 600 stores across Europe as well as a successful online retail business.
At TK Maxx we give our customers a huge range of off-price fashion and homeware that keeps them coming back for more. We’re able to endlessly surprise and delight our customers by offering them amazing value.
Meanwhile at Homesense we search the globe for quality branded homeware that we sell in our stores and just like TK Maxx, we cater to all tastes and offer prices of up to 60% less than RRP. Whether it’s merino wool throws from Italy, cut glass from Poland or handcrafted furniture from Indonesia, our customers never know what they might find next.
As an international business, we have openings for your career in a range of different countries across Europe – maybe even further afield. With our support, you’ll be perfectly placed to launch a truly international career.
* Fiscal year ending January 30, 2018
BUYING FOR TJX EUROPE IS FULL OF SURPRISES
TJX Europe is part of the leading off-price retailer of fashion, apparel, clothing, accessories, footwear and homeware, with a multi-billion revenue. We are continuing to grow and our success is down to people like you – our buyers.
Our buyers decide which brands and amazing products to buy. Every week they travel throughout Italy looking for new opportunities for our customers, buying for our stores all over Europe and our e-commerce website. They are experts, and for this reason we empower them to make decisions.
Buyers are the heart of our company.
Our success depends on you. You will have an entrepreneurial spirit with a natural sense of curiosity and desire to learn.
Thanks to your knowledge of the market and trends, you will develop buying strategies and be responsible for sales and profit. You’ll be comfortable with ambiguity and willing to take calculated risks and challenge the status quo.
Relationships with suppliers are integral to our business. We are looking for team players, people able to build and maintain strong ties in the market as well as across our international business.
Do you have what we are looking for?
You will preferably have experience in buying fashion, apparel or homeware and you are fluent in Italian and English.
TJX Europe is a company that offers great opportunities to grow and build your career, so if you like the idea of challenging yourself, we would love to meet you.
Open to Discovering our Graduate Programme
What does it take to keep our shelves full of exciting items our customers just can’t resist?
Our Merchandising and Buying teams work together to deliver multichannel (e-commerce and store) strategies that excite our customers every day. Merchandising drives business through our unique entrepreneurial approach to planning and trading. Meanwhile our Buying teams are always in the market looking for the next hottest deal and making the most of opportunities. The working partnership between the two is crucial and leads to a dynamic and flexible outcome, delivering exceptional value to our customers wherever they shop.
Open to taking your next step?
Your journey will begin as a Graduate in the Merchandising team, where you’ll learn about our business and begin to drive results in an entrepreneurial way from day one. You’ll learn just how fundamental the partnership between Merchandising and Buying is, and how it’s only by working together that we can deliver the best value to our customers both online and in store. We believe that by acquiring the skills needed in these early roles, you’ll set yourself up to be a great Merchandiser or Buyer in the future.
We believe everyone can achieve their full potential when they’re given the opportunities to do so. That’s why we make sure we give all our associates the chance to progress their career, at their own pace. Your development is important to us and should be as varied and unique as you are. That’s why we give you the support you need to drive and shape your development how you want to. You’ll be given a huge support network including your manager, mentor, and a buddy, to help you develop the relationship skills and technical know-how. You’ll be based in our European head office in Watford, UK. If you’re moving countries, we’ll offer a relocation package to help make the move as smooth as possible.
Our first TK Maxx store opened in 1994 and you’ll now find stores across the UK, Ireland, Germany, Poland, Austria and the Netherlands... Now, TK Maxx is Europe’s leading off-price retailer with over 540 stores and we’re excited to continue to grow within Europe.’
We’re always on the lookout for motivated store associates and ambitious store management who are ready for an adventure. Join us for a role with lots of exciting opportunities and see where the experience could take you.
We first opened our doors in 2008 in Poole, in the UK. Since then we’ve grown to over 55 stores across the UK and Ireland, but their success and our plans for growth mean there’ll soon be many more.
We’re always on the lookout for store associates and store management with a creative flair, who enjoy a fast-moving environment and seek a brighter future.