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Caro is a lifestyle store in Bruton, Somerset, offering objects sourced from around the globe. Our ethos is to provide an approachable service rooted in knowledge and care. As a design brand for life and home Caro also produces a line of in-house chocolate bars which can be found in Liberty, Anthropology and other independent retailers. With a B&B and events studio central to the Caro brand, we are happiest when we’re working in creative collaborations with friendly folk. With a sister company launching in the new year, the team at Caro are looking for a friendly person who has an appreciation and eye for good design to be our Retail Manager.

Attitude and Ability

  • Enthusiastic and attentive, you need to have confidence interacting with our customers from all over the world to provide an exceptional customer experience
  • Proactive, hard working with a can-do attitude and able to use your initiative
  • Tech savvy ; ability in processing transactions and store deliveries using our in-store digital tools
  • Digitally engaged; you'll be actively aware of the design world Caro falls into
  • Immaculate attention to detail
  • Have ability to interpret data
  • To exhibit a familiarity with current product and trend awareness
  • An awareness of our brand, our style and our brand values
  • Committed to maintaining the highest level of expectation, showing pride in your surroundings at all times

Analysis and Administration:

  • Stock management
  • Set up new products and suppliers on the system
  • Make new products live on the website, ensuring all product information is accurate and up to date
  • Website visual merchandising – check products sit well together and are categorised correctly across the site and cross checking against the catalogue
  • Identify and report stock overages and shortages


  • Researching and contacting leads for our sister event studio, ‘The Space at Caro’.
  • Creating new supplier leads for our line of chocolates
  • Managing existing chocolate supplier relationships


  • Increase our newsletter readership
  • Writing our Caro journal / newsletter
  • Visual merchandising
  • Social media operation
  • Event co-ordination

Job Type: Part-time

  • Start date - Oct 1st 2019
  • Competitive salary

Email hello@carosomerset.com to apply