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About Smyths Toys

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Want to own your career and your future? We’re looking for top talent to help grow our business.

Smyths Toys was established in 1987 in Galway, West of Ireland. Our rapidly expanding retail company is one of the 200 biggest companies in Ireland and the largest toy retailer in Europe. We execute a multi-million-euro annual buying portfolio, use cutting-edge IT systems and employ over 5,000 people at peak trading times– offering you unrivalled retail and business experience.

In 2018, Smyths Toys acquired Toys R Us in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, bringing our total number of stores across Ireland, the UK and Europe to over 200. We have big expansion ambitions, making this an exciting time to join our team.

A career with Smyths Toys offers you the opportunity to learn new skills, develop your potential and be part of building an international toy retail business. We’re already Europe’s leading toy retailer and one of the largest and fastest growing retailers in the UK and Ireland.

We Succeed Together

Ensuring that we sell high quality products at competitive prices requires hard work, initiative and risk taking. Our success depends on all departments, stores and operations working together to achieve results. With opportunities for graduates in Retail Management, Buying, Marketing, Finance, IT, Supply Chain and more, we can be part of your success. We’d like you to be part of ours!

Retail Careers

Our stores are bursting with fun, offering the best possible selection of toys, video games, outdoor, baby and preschool products, all at competitive prices. Our Retail Management teams are creative and customer-focused. If you’re a team-player who thrives in fast-paced environments, you can advance our business – and we can advance your career.

Head Office Careers

With opportunities in Buying, Finance, Marketing, Supply Chain and IT , joining our Head Office team puts you at the heart of Europe’s leading toy retailer. We have a great informal work environment, working together across a relatively flat organisational structure. Right from the get-go, you’ll work around senior, experienced people, up to and including our Managing Directors.

Your Career

Like exciting work in an environment where you can advance fast? We want ambitious self-starters who think on their feet. When you work hard and smart at Smyths, you get rewarded.