Jobs in Hastings

Hastings Overview

The town of Hastings is set in a historic East Sussex location with a picturesque seafront. Supporting a thriving beach launched fishing industry, Hastings is admired for its' sustainable fishing methods. The town's fishing fleet has used the same beach below the cliffs for more than 400 years.

The town today has a diverse range of industries, with tourism playing a big role in the summer months. With one of the lowest costs of living in the South East, Hastings offers a great appeal for professionals looking to relocate by the sea and get away from the stresses of city life.

Local Job Opportunities

With a town population of over 90,000, Hastings supports many thriving industries. These include retail, leisure, manufacturing, and administration. The majority of the companies in Hastings are relatively small. The Priory Meadow Shopping Centre is the most prominent shopping destination in town with over 50 stores. Health, education, public services, engineering, motoring, construction, and catering are prominent industries in the area as well.

Tourism in Hastings is steadily rising as visitors recognize the significance and appeal of the many historic highlights such as the St Clements Caves, Hastings Museum and Art Gallery and the Jerwood Gallery. There are many independent galleries too, and theatres such as the White Rock all help to provide jobs for creative types in Hastings while drawing visitors to the town.

Employment Trends

As one of the fastest growing towns in the south east, Hastings is quickly emerging as a popular base for a diverse blend of business sectors. The town's Creative Media Centre and Innovation Centre are both filled to capacity.

Ongoing expansion around the town is making way for new businesses to take advantage of the skilled workforce available.

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Retail Stock Taker - Hastings - Transport Provided

C2 Recruitment - Retail, Hospitality & Leisure Specialists

Thu 11 Aug 2022, 07:55

Retail Stock Taker - Multiple Roles! Hastings £10.76 per hour inclusive of holiday pay (£9.60 per hour + £1.16 holiday pay) Our trusted client is a leading provider of Retail stocktaking ... read more

Retail Advisor


Wed 10 Aug 2022, 09:08

Your role As a Full Time Advisor your role is to be a high performing, self-motivated and engaged team member who is really clear on what great in-store performance and customer service looks like read more

Department Supervisor


Tue 02 Aug 2022, 07:42

Ready to take the next step in your Retail career? Take your knack with customers to the next level, working with your team to wow every Halfords customer you meet. This role is the gateway to ... read more

Customer Service Representative

Hastings Direct

Mon 08 Aug 2022, 11:57

An insurance background is not necessary, we see many skills as transferrable, if you have a background in retail, hospitality, sales or just an interest and passion for customer service we'd love to ... read more

Merchandising Representative


Wed 10 Aug 2022, 05:27

Previous experience within a retail environment and your own transport are beneficial but not essential. These roles are paid at an hourly rate with travel time and mileage contributions. read more

Customer Support Representative


Mon 01 Aug 2022, 08:46

You can apply from retail, hospitality, travel or any customer related industry. Your integrity, communication and empathy is what Barclays is looking for. To get you off to a great start, you'll ... read more

Sales and Customer Service Assistant - Immediate Start

SLS Recruitment

Sun 07 Aug 2022, 03:00

Sales / Customer Service / Marketing / Promotions / Event co-ordination / Hospitality / Bar work / Retail / Management roles / Direct Sales / Sales Representatives / Brand Ambassadors or any other ... read more

Casual Sales Assistant - GAME - Hastings


Mon 18 Jul 2022, 10:00

We're the UK's No.1 high-street videogames retailer for a reason. We're looking for someone special to join our team. Think you're up for the challenge? Job Description What you'll be doing We're on ... read more

Sales Assistant - Immediate Start

SLS Recruitment

Mon 25 Apr 2022, 05:34

... retail, call centre, call centre inbound, marketing representative, call centre outbound, bar manager, hospitality, marketing assistant, front of house, direct marketing, sales assistant, canvassing ... read more

Sales Designer - Bathrooms

Mitchell Maguire

Fri 29 Jul 2022, 04:23

Luxury Bathrooms, Bathrooms, Retail Kitchens, Kitchens, Bathrooms, KBB, Sub Contractors, Main Contractors, Developers, Regional Housebuilders, Private Developers, Builders, End Users, Virtual World ... read more

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