The JRA provides the clear voice of retail in Jersey. We influence the issues and opportunities that our industry has across the island, representing retail businesses of all sizes and products. The JRA already represent over a third of Jersey's retail workforce, and we want your voice to be heard too.
Membership to the JRA is Free to all retail Businesses, we offer advice, information and regular networking opportunities. If you are interested in sponsoring an event, or further information on becoming a member please use the contact form.
Membership benefits include;
On March 5th the JRA held our second quarterly meeting of 2019. The meeting focused on the work we are doing to support retails workforce issues, the evening was a fantastic opportunity for members to feed back and suggest solutions. Many thanks to Stuart Penn from Skills Jersey for an engaging talk on skills support.
Later this month Helen Dickenson OBE, the Chief executive of the British Retail Consortium will be here in Jersey on the 22nd giving the keynote address at Jersey's Chamber of Commerce retail summit. Helen is an inspiring and well-respected authority on all matters retail. She regularly meets with the UK government to influence policy, and is often quoted in Drapers, the BBC and the national press to represent the industries views. Helens Keynote will include the key issues facing retailers across the industry and the British Retail Associations recommendations to get retail fit for the future, an event not to be missed
Lastly on the 29th March Jersey Business have launched a great new course “demystifying your business accounts”, a practical training session to assist you in monitoring your business finances and understanding financial reports. The session is expected to sell out, so please do email firstname.lastname@example.org to add your name to the waiting list for next months session.