Careers

A Career at Harris Scarfe

Harris Scarfe is one of Australia’s longest trading retailers, with over 160 years of experience. Formed by Mr George Peter Harris & Mr John C Lanyon in 1849 in Hindley Street, Adelaide, Harris Scarfe has grown today operating with over 60 stores across South Australia, Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland, Western Australia and Tasmania.

 Harris Scarfe is part of the Pepkor South East Asia group with sister companies Best & Less and Postie Plus turning over circa $1 billion in Australia and New Zealand. Pepkor is a division of Steinhoff International that trades from 12,000 retail outlets across more than 30 countries and employs over 130,000 people.

 Harris Scarfe provides everyday Australians with Great Brands at Great Prices to help them feel proud of themselves and their homes. 

 We are one of Australia’s largest suppliers of homewares and Manchester offering recognised National brands like Linenhouse, Gainsborough, Tefal, Circulon, Tontine, Sheridan, Maxwell and Williams, Casa Domani and more. These great National brands compliment a range of exclusibe brands such as Mozi, Soren, Simply Vera by Vera Wang and Shaynna Blaze.

 In apparel we offer affordable fashion basics utilising our international design hub. Our “Easy wear Edits” offer on-trend styles in Tee’s, Polo’s and Denim that will stand the test of time year round. Furthermore we provide fashionable solutions from brands like Simply Vera by Vera Wang, Van Heusen, Easy Step, Sandler, Bonds, Berlei, Playtex as well as our exclusive British designed brands in partnership with Debenhams UK.

 At Harris Scarfe we believe that ‘people make the difference’, we are constantly searching for new people who are career minded and who will take an active role in driving the business and our core values. 

 We offer a rewarding environment where we invest and empower our people to reach their full potential.

 

Why work at Harris Scarfe?

  • Dynamic, fast paced work environment where you own your results
  • Ability to influence strategy
  • Ability to get involved in project work (where interests may lie)
  • Big enough to offer solid career opportunities but small enough to see the impact of individuals
  • A challenging and rewarding business where individuals can make a difference.

At HS we recognise safety is very important, not only for customers but also for our employees. HS were awarded the National Retail Association “Safety Excellence Award” 2013/14 in recognition for our achievements.