Every day at Ben’s Cookies, we do the best we can to make something that people love – delicious, gooey cookies.
We first started baking and selling cookies in the Oxford Covered Market back in 1983, and have now grown to over 50 stores in 21 cities around the world including East Asia, South Korea, Middle East and the United States.

We are, and always have been immensely proud of our cookies and our people!

We have plenty of examples of Store Assistants becoming Store Managers and part of our Operations team , as well as many going on exciting travel opportunities to open or run our new stores in the UK & overseas.

We keep on growing and everyone at Ben’s has a story, what will be yours?


Store Assistant

We simply bake cookies all day, every day since 1983!

And this will be your mission, to make unique hand rolled cookies, and bake them in our bespoke ovens within a fun and friendly environment. We expect our staff to give a welcoming and pleasant customer experience, engage with people, share our story about our cookies, but most importantly, take pride in a job well done!

As a Store Assistant, you will also be responsible for cash handling duties, till operations, ensuring a full and inviting looking cookie display as well as supporting other daily work requirements.

We want to know a little bit more about you…

Your relevant experience working in the food and beverage retail industry!

Your ability at working at a fast pace in a busy store!

Your availability and flexibility to work across weekdays and weekends!

Your star attitude!

Oh… and if you could be any flavour which cookie would you be?



See how your career at Ben’s could be filled with endless opportunities…and cookies.

Some of the perks of working for us are listed below:



  • Most of our staff are full-time (40 hours a week) but we also have some part-time roles
  • We ask that our staff are fully flexible to work on a rota/shift basis
  • A typical full-time employee will work a total of 40 hours a week, made up of 8-hour shifts worked on 5 out of 7 days in the week
  • We do not believe in zero hours contracts so all staff have a set number of agreed weekly contracted hours


  • Starting pay rate per hour is £9.00 in London and £8.50 outside of London
  • You also get paid weekly to help you manage your finances
  • Your hourly pay will increase through the ranks to Supervisor, Assistant Manager or Store Manager


  • We give our staff regular paid breaks throughout their shifts
  • Plus 28 days holiday (inclusive of Bank Holidays) a year


  • Includes daily sales bonus when meeting daily sales target
  • £200 bonus for successfully referring a friend to join us
  • We offer all staff the opportunity to join our company pension scheme if they are eligible


  • You will receive full in-house training
  • We also provide regular performance reviews
  • We offer promotion opportunities for the right candidates (knowing that our current Store Managers positions have been filled through internal development)
  • Uniforms are also provided

Apply Now

    * All fields are mandatory

    Your Name*

    Your Email*



    Are you entitled to work in the UK*

    Which store are you applying for*
    Brunswick Centre, LondonCarnaby Street, LondonCovent Garden, LondonHigh Street Kensington, LondonSouth Kensington, LondonHammersmith, LondonWestfield Shepherd’s Bush, LondonOxford Street, London.Any London Store
    Covered Market, Oxford
    City Centre, Bath
    The Lanes, Brighton
    Cabot Circus, Bristol
    City Centre, Cambridge
    The Oracle, Reading
    Princes Street, Edinburgh

    Are you looking for full or part time work?*
    Full TimePart Time

    Which days of the week are you available:*

    How long would you like to work with us for?*
    Less than 3 months3-12 monthsmore than 12 monthsLong term career at Ben's

    Why do you want to work for Ben’s Cookies?*

    What makes you a good applicant?*

    Tell us about your relevant skills and experience*

    Upload your CV*

    Do you have any unspent criminal convictions? If yes, please provide details.*

    Would you require us to make any reasonable adjustments in order for you to attend an interview?
    If yes, please give details.*

    We will only use the data you have provided for the purpose of considering you for vacancies. Your data will be retained for six months after you have been notified of the outcome, after which is will be removed. If you would like your data to be removed in a different timescale, please let us know.*