As one of the world's largest fashion retailers, H&M offers endless career opportunities. A fast-paced environment that's anything but dull - a place where the customer is always the centre of attention! But what truly makes us stand out are our remarkable employees. From stylish Sales Advisors and Visual Merchandisers to business savvy Department Managers; all our employees share a great ambition and an anything-is-possible attitude. Not to mention have an excellent eye for fashion. It's thanks to them that we have grown - with over 3,100 stores in more than 53 markets worldwide. And we are continuing to grow.
Does your organization have other locations besides Calgary?
H&M arrived in Canada in 2004 and this year we are celebrating our 10 year anniversary in Canada with over 66 store locations from coast to coast. With continued store growth and the possibility of additional brands joining the Canadian market, we're always on the lookout for talent. With H&M your career possibilities are endless.
How many employees does your organization employ?
Today, globally there are 116,000 employees working at over 2,600 stores in 53 countries.
In Canada there are over 2,200 employees. This includes employees working in our stores, warehouses, Support office or Area Teams.
What type of positions do you offer?
We offer both Full-time and Part-time opportunities.
What are some entry level career opportunities that your organization offers?
- Sales Advisor
- Visual Merchandiser
- Department Manager
What do you look for in employees?
We are seeking individuals who are sales minded, social, open, communicative and ambitious team players full of drive and optimism. Individuals who excel in a fast paced environment, who take charge when required and provide the optimal shopping experience for our customers. We want someone who is looking to grow their careers with one of the largest fashion retailers and who have a passion for fashion.
How old does someone have to be to work for your company?
You must be 16 years of age or older to apply.
How much will employees get paid?
For our Part-time employees we offer competitive wages and generous employee benefits including: flexible schedules, your birthday off (paid) and other cool perks, as well as a great employee discount.
Full-time employees are eligible for a competitive compensation, a generous vacation package, wellness days, competitive compensation and other cool perks, as well as a great employee discount.
How would someone find out about opportunities at your company?
All of our positions are posted on our careers website at http://career.hm.com/content/hmcareer/en_ca.html. You can learn more about our company, our values, and the benefits of starting your career with H&M. You can also learn about a day in the life of one of our team members as well as helpful tips before you apply!
Please list any corporate responsibility initiatives that your organization is currently involved in.
We have conscious actions that we are constantly working toward fulfilling, in order to create a more sustainable fashion future. These include: providing fashion for fashion conscious customers; choosing reward-responsible partners; being ethical; being climate smart; reducing, reusing, and recycling; using natural resources responsibly; and strengthening communities. We're involved in many different initiatives, from a garment collection program to promoting sustainable material collections to working with WWF and UNICEF.