Big Brands Big Savings Big Brands Big Savings
B&M Logo

Talent & Development

Here at B&M, we believe we are one of the fastest-growing variety retailers within the UK and therefore there’s a role for you!

Stat Icon
700+ Managers attended our bitesize training sessions last year!
Stat Icon Two
87 % Graduates promoted since completing our Step Up programmes!
Stat Icon 3
300+ Apprenticeship opportunities this year!
Stat Icon 4
1000 New colleagues inducted for new stores last year!
Talent Management, Training and Development

Investing in our people to help them fulfil their potential and progress in their careers is something we take seriously. We all have a part to play, challenging what we do, how we do it and nurturing your development to succeed.

Our dedicated Learning & Development team support all our people to be the best they can be and for those of you who have a desire to progress and work hard for promotion, B&M will ensure, that we help you to do so. With a range of Stores and Distribution Centres, throughout England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales, we offer different development programmes to suit every job.

Talent Management, Training and Development Image

Here within B&M, we offer you the opportunity to get formal recognition for your training through the B&M Apprenticeship Programme. Our Level 3 – Leadership and Management Diploma provides you with all the knowledge, skills and behavioural training you need to become one of our Retail Managers in the future. We are also offering a Level 2 qualification in ‘Customer Service’ for our store colleagues and a Level 2 qualification ‘Warehouse Operative’ for those of you who will be working in our Distribution Centres.

And there’s more ….. We’re currently looking to introduce the Level 3 in the DC’s too and for our Managers a Level 5 – Leadership and Management programme accredited by the Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM).

So if its progression that’s your driver, we have it all – Apprenticeships, In-house courses and Qualifications.

Apprenticeships Image
What will my first few weeks be like?

To make sure you get off to a great start, we have successful induction programmes for Retail, Distribution and at our Head Office (Support Centre) that will help you to feel part of the B&M family. In no time at all, and regular catch ups with your line manager, we’ll ensure you settle in and get to know your role and the people around you.

You’ll then receive regular training, that’s focused around you. From structured training courses, to supporting nationally-recognised qualifications, there are many opportunities to enhance your skills, on or off the job.

Management Development

We offer a range of resources to support your development and, as a new Manager at B&M, you’ll get the opportunity to spend time working with other experienced Managers to learn the business. The Learning & Development team offer courses to equip all Managers with what they need to be great retailers, distribution experts or support centre managers.

A structured Management Development Programme is offered to those who are keen to make their way up the career ladder and as we take talent seriously at B&M, we can offer lots of opportunities for progression!

Management Development Image
Store Colleague Image One
B&M Family Stories

I would encourage anyone to join the B&M team!

Store Colleague
Store Colleague Image Two
B&M Family Stories

There are endless benefits to working for B&M and the career progression opportunities are amazing!

Store Colleague
DC Image One
B&M Family Stories

B&M is an exciting and fun company to work for where no days are the same!

Distribution Centre Colleague
DC Image Two
B&M Family Stories

Throughout my time with B&M, there has never been a dull moment!

Distribution Centre Colleague
SC Image One
B&M Family Stories

It’s great to be a part of B&M’s continued growth!

Support Centre Colleague
SC Image 2
B&M Family Stories

Design at B&M has never been so exciting! We are a fast paced, creative and energetic design team.

Support Centre Colleague

We would love to hear from you

If you are looking for a career with one of the fastest growing retailers in the UK, then get in touch and start a bright future with B&M.

View all vacancies Go to Link