WORK AT STEPHEN & PENELOPE

Stephen & Penelope is a wool boutique in the centre of Amsterdam. Since 2011, we've been supplying knitters, crocheters and makers all over the world with yarn and craft tools from our curated collection. In addition to our shop location on the Nieuwe Hoogstraat, we also have a thriving online business. We're humbled to be considered industry leaders in the independent craft community, and we're passionate about using our reach to promote products from diverse sources. We are a queer-owned, primarily women-run business, and we value diversity in our team members.

POSITIONS AVAILABLE

SALES ASSOCIATE

Are you a friendly, positive, and people oriented person? Are you looking for a face-to-face customer service job working amongst like-minded teammates and clientele?

Do you have an interest or experience of knitting or crochet?     

We are a retail yarn boutique looking for full or part time Sales Associates to work in our central Amsterdam based Store.

Role requirements:

Proficient English and preferably also Dutch (spoken).

Applicants must be at least an intermediate knitter.

Proven work experience as a Retail Sales Associate, Sales Representative or similar.

Solid communication and interpersonal skills.

Availability to work flexible shifts, including at least one weekend day.

Important Information:

Role is compensated at €11-12 per hour PLUS vakantiegeld AND holiday pay

Company pension and generous shop discount offered.

No Travel allowance is offered.

BIPOC (black, indigenous, and other people of colour) and LGBTQIA+ people particularly encouraged to apply.

To Apply:

Please send your cover letter, and C.V. to Rachael at
recruitment@stephenandpenelope.com

CUSTOMER SERVICE ADMINISTRATOR

Are you a good at knitting or crotchet and love talking to customers? Are you looking for an office job working amongst creative and forward-thinking teammates?

We're looking for friendly, self-motivated, enthusiastic people with a love for craft and the desire to share it. 

Applicants must be able to knit and can advise customers on yarn and pattern choices.  It's not necessary to be a "master" knitter, but a good strong understanding of gauge, yarn thicknesses, and reading patterns is important.  We'll teach you everything else you need to know!

Role requirements:

Proficient English and preferably also Dutch (written and spoken)

Familiar with Mac OS

Excellent communication skills

Retail or customer service experience a plus


Important Information:

Role is compensated at €11-12 per hour PLUS vakantiegeld AND holiday pay.

Company pension and generous shop discount offered.

No Travel allowance is offered.

BIPOC (black, indigenous, and other people of colour) and LGBTQIA+ people particularly encouraged to apply.

To Apply:

Please send your cover letter, and C.V. to Rachael at
recruitment@stephenandpenelope.com

ORDER FULFILLMENT

Are you an energetic, self-motivated, and proactive person? Are you looking for a physical job working amongst creative and forward-thinking teammates?

Do you have an interest or experience of knitting or crochet?

We are a retail boutique looking for full/part time order pickers/packers to work in our central Amsterdam based online sales shipping department.

Role requirements:

Proficient English and preferably also Dutch (written and spoken).

Tidy, precise and detail oriented.

Happy with repetitive work that requires focus.

Good communication skills.

Positive outlook, it’s a busy department and there will also be a hill to climb in order packing!

Important Information:

Role is compensated at €11-12 per hour PLUS vakantiegeld AND holiday pay.

Company pension and generous shop discount offered.

No Travel allowance is offered.

BIPOC (black, indigenous, and other people of colour) and LGBTQIA+ people particularly encouraged to apply.

To Apply:

Please send your cover letter, and C.V. to Rachael at
recruitment@stephenandpenelope.com

STOCK ASSISTANT

Are you a friendly, positive person with a keen eye for detail? Are you looking for a job that can fit around your classes for a few afternoons a week? This is an ideal an after-school job for a teenager. Must be at least 15 years old to apply.

We are a retail yarn boutique looking for part time Stock Assistants to work in our central Amsterdam based Store.

Role requirements:

Proficient English (spoken).

Keen attention to detail and happy with repetitive work that requires focus.

Good communication and interpersonal skills.

Positive outlook

Important Information:

Role is compensated at €6-9 per hour PLUS vakantiegeld AND holiday pay

Company pension and generous shop discount offered.

No Travel allowance is offered.

BIPOC (black, indigenous, and other people of colour) and LGBTQIA+ people particularly encouraged to apply.

To Apply:Please send your cover letter, and C.V. to Rachael at recruitment@stephenandpenelope.com