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John Lewis Solihull is searching for 56 temporary Partners (staff) to join their branch team, ahead of the busiest shopping period of the year.

 John Lewis Solihull is recruiting new Partners to assist customers in preparing for the festive season, with positions available across a number of departments including the John Lewis Christmas Shop, electrical and home technology and gifts, as well as behind-the-scenes stock management (replenishment) roles. John Lewis is also recruiting across its Distribution networks - for warehouse and driving roles.

 Ruairi Kehoe, Head of Branch, John Lewis Solihull, said: “We’re looking for enthusiastic and energetic Partners to join our team in Solihull to help customers find the perfect Christmas gifts for their loved-ones.  As part of our unique Partnership structure, successful applicants will become part of our co-owned business, and join fellow Partners in helping to make Christmas special for our customers."

All Christmas temporary staff will receive training to ensure John Lewis customers continue to receive the highest level of customer service with every shopping experience. And in 2017, for the second year running, the company was named the most sought-after employer in the UK by LinkedIn. 

India Potesta, Customer Support Assistant, John Lewis Solihull, is an example of how far a temp Christmas role can take you. Having joined the team as a Christmas temp last year, India is now a permanent Partner.

India Potesta at John Lewis Solihull, said: “I’ve now settled into the busy Customer Support department.  Christmas is a really busy and exciting time for us with our main focus on customer service.  Day to day I liaise with our main contact centre, handle transactions in our Bureau de Change and get festive with gift wrap. My team are great and I look forward to another John Lewis Christmas with them.”

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