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Working at AIS

At Associated Independent Stores (AIS), we’re proud to employ talented people who are passionate about what they do. Over 100 people work for AIS across buying, merchandising, product development, finance, facilities, events, information technology and marketing.

We strive to be the most member-focused, innovative, and agile buying and services group in the UK and Ireland, creating commercial partnerships that deliver sustainable profit for thriving independent retailers.

As members of Diversity in Retail we are committed to driving a strong culture of Diversity and Inclusion in our own business and across our membership of independent retailers. We believe in creating a collaborative culture and bringing together a broad range of viewpoints, beliefs, and attitudes.