Areas of expertise


We recruit for online or high street retail including grocery, fashion, department stores, travel, leisure and homeware.

Who We Look For

Retail is evolving so, as a retail marketer, you need to be up to speed on the changing shopping habits of consumers, the key trends and shifts of the retail industry. This sector will always look for strong traditional and digital marketing skills including: visual merchandising, point of sale, CRM, brand/marketing communications, advertising, internal communications, e-commerce (covering trading, marketing, merchandising, user experience, ECRM, content, social media, PPC, SEO and affiliates), PR, research, insights and analysis, partnerships, national and local marketing. Particularly sought after are candidates with multichannel and omnichannel experience – those who can look at all routes to market including instore, digital, SMS, mobile, apps, click & collect and more.

Who We Work With

We’re proud to partner with big brands like M&S, Tesco, Sainsbury's and Signet.

Claire Owen

Leader of Vision & Values

I have been the builder and owner of Stopgap since day one in 1993!

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