A collection of our thoughts, sharing inspiring refill, reuse, retail & sustainability culture from around the world


Unpackaged is Hiring!

Thank you all for your applications – this position is now filled. (12/05/15)

Would you like to work for Unpackaged? We’re looking for someone to work on weekends running the Unpackaged section at Planet Organic, Muswell Hill – a temporary contract initially for 3 months.



Job Title:                 Team Member, Unpackaged (temporary)

Job Purpose:

Provide outstanding customer service; assist in the handling of stock, deliveries and maintenance of the Unpackaged section & warehouse to company standards.

Responsible To:  Store Manager


Principal Accountabilities


  • Stock the Unpackaged section & maintain it looking attractive at all times
  • Work in the Unpackaged section communicating with Planet Organic customers – explaining the benefits of the Unpackaged concept and how refilling works
  • Upsell the Unpackaged section to maximise sales
  • Contribute to achieving the departmental targets and objectives

Marketing/ Tastings

Work with the Unpackaged & Planet Organic teams to deliver an in store marketing plan to promote the new Unpackaged section to customers.

Customer Service Standards

  • Know and demonstrate Planet Organic’s customer service standards
  • Contribute to the team’s effectiveness to deliver the company’s service standards
  • Provide customer assistance in other areas of the store as required

People, Training & Development

  • Develop one’s own product knowledge of Unpackaged products
  • Attend/complete trainings as necessary

Merchandising & Stock Management

  • Replenish the Unpackaged section maintaining it as clean, attractive and refilled at all times
  • Ordering: create a weekly order list to handover to the Planet Organic team
  • Assist with periodic stock takes of the Unpackaged section as required; this may require working additional hours from time to time

Systems & Procedures

  • Follow correct opening and closing procedures
  • Operate/handle all equipment correctly and safely
  • Follow correct procedures for receiving and checking deliveries and ensure paperwork is processed in line with company policy
  • Maintain hygiene standards: cleaning the Unpackaged section according to the schedule; breaking down boxes as necessary; clearing any spills on the shop floor
  • Complete due diligence procedures: date checks and price checks as required

Additional Duties

  • Any other additional tasks that may be required


Days of Work: Saturdays & Sundays (3 months initially, immediate start)

Hours of Work: 10.30am – 6.30pm (includes 30 min paid lunch break)

Hourly Rate: £7.00 per hour

Benefits: All staff receive 25% off any purchases at Planet Organic


How To Apply 

Please send a CV and a short one page covering letter explaining why you have a passion for Unpackaged and why you would be perfect for the role to jobs@beunpackaged.com

You must have fluent English and be able to prove that you are eligible to work in the UK.

© Unpackaged 2018