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Customer Care Adviser


Are you professional, personable, and take pride in your ability to tailor your interactions with customers?  Do you enjoy problem solving and have an interest in learning more about the natural food industry?  If so, Real Foods would love you to join us as our new Customer Care Advisor, representing both our bricks and mortar shops and our international web shop.

Real Foods is a well-established locally owned business based in Edinburgh city centre.  We pride ourselves on the quality and variety of goods we have been providing Edinburgh and the world with over the last four decades, facilitated by our friendly and motivated team.

We are seeking a candidate with previous experience in customer care who is passionate about guiding customers to satisfactory resolutions, continuing the excellent level of personalised service we are known for.  The role also involves daily reporting and various data management and input tasks which require good computer skills.  Full training on our systems will be given.

The customer care role offers the opportunity to expand your knowledge of the natural foods and beauty industry, whilst working regular office hours as a part of an established and sociable team.  For the right candidate, there is the opportunity to grow the role and progress within the company.

A generous 35% staff discount system operates for all employees, along with enrolment into the NEST pension scheme.


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Shelf filler


Real Foods is looking for fit, energetic and hard working applicants to re-stock our central Edinburgh shops. As an established and expanding city centre business Real Foods is looking to expand its sales support team and this role requires a focused approach in a fast paced environment.

This is a full time position and will involve working in our Broughton Street site during training and may also include working at our Tollcross branch. Various shift patterns may be required. To apply, download an application form at the foot of this page and send it in.

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Web Shop Packer


Do you have the ability to carry out repetitive tasks quickly and carefully? Are you energetic, practical and aware of health and safety issues? We are looking for a new packer to join our friendly team in our Broughton Street store.

You will need to be able to lift and manoeuvre boxes of product up to 30kg in weight. You will also need to be quick, efficient and thorough, ensuring that each item is carefully packed  and that when a customer receives their parcel they are delighted.

You will need to be able to perform under pressure.

This is a full or part time role and within the team there is scope for enthusiatic and talented people to develop and progress


Please apply in writing providing a full CV and details of experience by downloading the application form below.

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Stockroom/Logistics Person


Are you intelligent, fit and energetic? Have you considered a career in Logistics? As an established and expanding city centre business Real Foods is looking to expand its logistics operation. If you understand how products should flow through an organisation or would like to learn more about this concept, download an application form and send in your application.

This is a full time position and will involve working in our Broughton Street site during training and may also include working at our Tollcross branch. You will control and manage stock and provide logistical support to our sales team.

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Sales Advisors


Are you looking for an interesting and rewarding job in a friendly forward thinking retail environment? If you want to work, full or part-time, in one of our central Edinburgh stores apply online now.

Benefits include a company pension scheme and a generous staff discount.

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Retail Sales Managers


Would you relish working in a busy and dynamic shop? Are you enthusiastic, hard working and upbeat? Can you manage and motivate staff to achieve their best? Are you flexible and committed to providing top class service for the organisation?

Real Foods is looking for someone to manage one of our city centre shops and to assist the directors in managing ongoing development projects related to sales, as well as initiating new ones in cooperation with the rest of the management team.

We are looking for someone who understands the need to provide a first class customer service in our growing and developing retail business.

With over 70 enthusiastic and dedicated staff drawn from all over the world, Real Foods is an expanding and developing food business situated in the Scottish capital city. We are dedicated to creating an accepting, friendly environment for our staff and customers.

Job Summary:

Reporting to:     Sales Director

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Manage shop sales teams
  • Drive sales increase
  • Use KPI reports to motivate staff on a daily basis
  • Deliver awesome customer service on a day to day basis
  • Direct, report on and participate in ongoing sales development plans
  • Understand, contribute to and manage all the processes in the shop
  • Work with the directors to plan and initiate new developments
  • Undertake sales and administration duties as required by the company

Other Key Requirements:

  • Experience of retail management
  • Self-starter able to work independently when required to do so
  • Ability to understand and utilise sales KPIs to improve sales figures
  • Determination to never leave a quality issue unchecked
  • Strong staff management skills
  • Knowledge of the food industry an advantage
  • An interest in healthy lifestyles also an advantage

Benefits include a generous staff discount and enrolement in the company pension scheme.



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Please download and complete our application form:

Real Foods Application Form

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Once completed please send your application form to:

Rhona Leslie
Real Foods
37 Broughton Street