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.

Search for "retail" found 78 Jobs in Hastings

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Retail Manager

Warren James Jewellers Ltd

Wed 02 Oct 2019, 08:46

Warren James is on the lookout for a Retail Manager who cares and wants to do a good job. Warren James - Established in 1979 is the UK's largest independently owned jewellery chain operating over 220 ... read more

Retail Team Leader - Hastings

C2 Recruitment - Retail, Hospitality & Leisure Specialists

Fri 13 Sep 2019, 04:55

Retail Team Leader - Hastings £20,000 per annum Days: Monday - Sunday (5 in 7 day working shift pattern) Hours of Work: Varied Shift patterns AM and PM Salary: Competitive *You will receive a £25 ... read more

Retail Assistant - Weekend Sales Floor - Christmas Temporary


Tue 15 Oct 2019, 07:10

Are you a retail lover with a passion for customer service? We're looking for enthusiastic individuals with the right attitude to join our store as a Retail Assistant. Whether it's a part time role ... read more

Store Colleague - Battle

Holland & Barrett Retail Limited

Sun 13 Oct 2019, 07:29

But this is anything but your everyday retail role. Here, you'll talk confidently with customers, giving them the advice they need to live healthier, happier lives. And we'll make sure you're ready ... read more

Retail Sales Assistant

The Washable Nappy Company

St Leonards
Thu 10 Oct 2019, 09:25

The Washable Nappy Company is a very small start-up company retailing cloth nappies. Due to increased demand we are now looking to employ a local person on flexible hours, to help with workload read more

Store Assistant - Hastings

Toolstation Limited

Tue 22 Oct 2019, 02:45

This isn't your average retail role. It's much more than just a store job. Of course, you'll serve customers, but you'll also be checking deliveries, picking items from the warehouse and stocking ... read more

Sales Assistant -Seasonal


Mon 21 Oct 2019, 10:00

The Group has over 2400 stores across a number of retail fascias and is proud of the fact that it always provides its customers with the latest products from the very best brands. Role Overview read more

Store Manager


Tue 15 Oct 2019, 08:25

You'll: * Identify and harness new retail opportunities * Lead, engage and develop a talented and knowledgeable team * Establish a culture of high-performance that focus on both fiscal and ... read more

Store Manager

Holland and Barrett International Limited

Mon 14 Oct 2019, 08:56

When it comes to specialist health and wellbeing retailers, we're number one. The biggest in Europe. We've over 1,000 stores (and more on the way) in almost every major city and town across the UK ... read more

Service Assistant - St Leonards Hastings (16-24 hours)


Sun 06 Oct 2019, 09:54

Whether you're looking to work in a company where there's scope to progress, or get your foot on the retail ladder, we've got the opportunity for you. It'll be fast. It'll be challenging. But it'll ... read more

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