Founded by Edward Stanford in 1853, Stanfords' history mirrors that of the country from the height of the empire and age of exploration, through both World Wars to the boom in travel and tourism in the last 40 years.
Our Covent Garden store opened in 1901 and now stocks near 40,000 items, with 250,000 maps and books in stock at any one time. Over 40 staff come from countries around the globe and are backed up by the most experienced team of map and book buyers in the world with a century of experience between them.
Here you'll find the latest vacancies to join our team.
Covent Garden store
We're always happy to receive CVs from people eager to work on the shop floor on a permanent basis (full-time and part-time) in our flagship Covent Garden store . Please email a covering letter and your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or come and meet us in store.
Our Bristol store is also happy to receive CVs from people wanting to join the Stanfords team in the West Country.
Please email a covering letter and your CV to email@example.com or hand them over in store.
We're always happy to receive CVs from people eager to work as part of the online team. Please email a covering letter and your CV to WebEditorial@stanfords.co.uk