The Watches of Switzerland Group
- The Watches of Switzerland Group
The epicentre of watchmaking and the pinnacle of luxury. Helping to create memories that last a lifetime since 1775
The Watches of Switzerland Group helps create a unique culture that supports, empowers and develops our people.
We ensure that our colleagues are constantly recognised and rewarded for displaying our Values.
VibE is our recognition website, which supports our philosophy of recognising colleagues who achieve results by demonstrating The Watches of Switzerland Group Values:
We are a Team, We Do The Right Thing, We are Enthusiastic, We strive for Excellence, We are Dedicated and finally, We Care.
Whether you are a manager of people or an individual contributor, you play a pivotal role in the success of The Watches of Switzerland Group and being recognised is important to us.
We want all colleagues to feel valued for their contribution and VibE is where we see our Vision & Values come to life throughout the business.
Watches of Switzerland is a modern, globally recognized, leading retailer of the very best luxury watch brands in the world including Rolex, Patek Philippe, Audemars Piguet, Blancpain, A.Lange & Sohne, Vacheron Constantin, Panerai, Piaget, Hublot, Zenith, Cartier, Omega, TAG Heuer and Breitling.
Founded in 1924, Watches of Switzerland has been retailing the world’s finest watches for nearly 100 years. The Company now has 17 stores in leading retail destinations across the UK, including London, Manchester, Glasgow and Cardiff.
In 2014 we launched our "Golden Triangle" with the opening of our flagship showroom at 155 Regent Street, Europe’s largest showroom devoted to luxury watches – a feat of both staggering design and horological excellence this was followed by the launch of our showroom in Oxford Street in October 2015 and Knightsbridge in June 2016, resulting in the completion of our “Golden Triangle”.
Working for one of our showrooms provides you with a fantastic platform to build your career, with many learning opportunities along the way.
- Contributory Pension Scheme
- Life Insurance
- Learning & Development
- Employee Assisted Programme
- Cycle to Work scheme
- Long Service Awards
- Staff Discount
During your first 3 months you will work your way through our Retail Induction e-learning programme which will prepare you for your classroom learning. These modules cover the history of The Watches of Switzerland Group and our Brands and an introduction to products as well as systems and procedures. You will also be invited to an Induction workshop to discover more about the brand you are working for and learn about our sales culture.
Then your learning journey opens up, not only will you be enrolled in our own Academy to build upon your product knowledge you will also have the opportunity to attend a range of courses from sales training, cultural training, advanced selling courses, and product training.
We empower & develop our people.