Store Manager


Your store is yours to drive; obsess about delivering on what our customer wants, drive your team to execute and achieve goals, make impactful decisions that deliver outcomes, be resourceful and have a curious mindset.

• Enable your team to create amazing moments and experiences our customers will love.

• Deliver on the plan, communicate clear targets and motive your team to make it happen.

• Empower and grow your team of retail legends.

• Team up with your retail partners. Respond to trade quickly, make your store look amazing and get results.

• Love your team and our customer.


• You’re the driver, you have what it takes to lead a team.

• Tackle your role with confidence, take risks and enable accountability.

• You are a manager at heart, retail is how you roll. You read the play and hustle.

• Keep it simple, fearless and fun!


We strive to empower our team to be the best they can, both at work and in their personal lives. Taking a whole-self approach, we enable our teams through mental, physical and wellness tools, resources & benefits.

• Own your development and accelerate your personal and professional growth through expert led development sessions and our award winning online learning platform YOU Learning.

• Try new experiences and develop your skills, zig-zagging your career through our 7 brands.

• Work hard, play hard; annual overseas incentive trips, community ambassador trips with the Cotton On Foundation and 50% discount for COG’s 7 brands.


We are committed to personal and professional development, which is supported by an ever growing and expanding culture. We believe our people deserve the best spaces to support their work and we also provide:

• Competitive Salary

• Additional holiday (purchasing leave – More You Time)

• A Team Culture that feels like a family and celebrates YOU

• Baby pack for new parents

• Bike Scheme

• Career Development Opportunities

• Community ambassador trips with the Cotton On Foundation

• Exceptional 50% product discounts

• Employee Assistance Program

• Loop (Online parents support platform)

• Quarterly COG awards up to £400 prize

• Training/professional development

If you are looking for a new challenge and feel you have the relevant experience, then we’d love to hear from you! Please Apply now by emailing to submit your application.

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SMIGGLE – where a smile meets a giggle! We are looking for a positive, ambitious and commercially aware Store Manager to join us in our Guildford store. You will be responsible for maximising the performance of the store, driving sales and leading your team in a fast paced hands on environment; all while playing with the products- approaching every day with an attitude of play!

What makes you a Smiggler?

Lives for the customer, goes the extra mile and loves the satisfaction of every customer leaving store with a smile and a giggle A confident and natural leader who is able to manage staff performance and motivate your team to deliver store sales and KPIs Highly motivated with energy and enthusiasm who thrives on hitting targets with a can-do attitude Have the ability to adapt to frequent visual changes in a high-pressured environment

Why you will be smiling and giggling:

Our Culture- It’s all in the name! We like to smile and giggle, we’re friendly and fun! We welcome personality and individuality: bring your own colour to Smiggle!

Opportunity for Development: We are committed to developing our teams, and we are proud of our focus on internal promotions; impress us and you will be offered opportunities to grow and build a career with us!

Generous Staff Discounts:50% off Smiggle product

So, why not join us?

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • Flexitime
  • Referral programme
  • Store discount

Schedule: Flexitime Monday to Friday Weekend availability Supplemental pay types: Bonus scheme

Apply online or instore today!

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