Store Manager

McCarthy Recruitment Ltd
Covent Garden, London
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Retail Store Manager
Location: London, Covent Garden
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Role: Permanent


As a retail manager with our client your role is to maximize the sales and profit potential for the store through providing excellent levels of customer service, managing store activities effectively along with building and developing a motivated and knowledgeable team. Working with a quality product that enables you to really demonstrate your ability to sell and provide your customers with great customer service. This is a fantastic opportunity for a retailer that enjoys spending time with their team and delivering a great product to customers.

  • Providing excellent customer service within your store, leading by example
  • Managing the visual standards within your area
  • Managing and developing all staff
  • Managing all costs in line with the departmental budgets
  • Managing all promotional activity
  • Delivering on store KPI’s
  • Retail experience required, ideally from a high street retailer
  • Strong visual merchandising skills
  • Commercial acumen
  • KPI and target driven
  • Passionate about working in a dynamic retail environment

You will need to be a talented retailer with a passion for customer service, people management and a strong desire to succeed. Our client has a range of stores and as such can offer the opportunity for progression throughout the company.
  • Proven track record of managing a team
  • Have a genuine passion for setting and achieving high store standards
  • Experience a highly customer-focused environment
  • Proven background of achieving sales targets, strong commercial acumen
  • First class communication skills
  • Ability to identify and resolve problems
  • Excellent coaching and people management skills
  • Ability to prioritize all key functional areas within the retail business
  • Good analytical skills
  • Stock control management

Our client is the UK’s emerging leader in premium giftware. They recognise that the knowledge and skills of their employees are vital if they are to continue to deliver a first class experience for all customers. With ambitious plans, this is an exciting time to join this expanding retailer.

KEY WORDS: Retail, Management, Manager, Team Management, Assistant Manager, Food Retail, Service, Store Manager, Department Manager  


This role is being handled by McCarthy Recruitment, award winning specialist retail & HR recruitment consultancy covering the whole of the UK. McCarthy is like no other recruitment agency you will have worked with, our difference is our commitment to providing a professional and personalised recruitment service of the highest quality.

We provide our candidates with a consultative, honest, high quality and efficient service which develops long term relationships ensuring we become the preferred consultancy for all our clients and candidates. We pride ourselves on understanding people – we are real, we get to the real you and we will get you real results. But then, put simply - It’s the way we work.  

McCarthy Recruitment is retained and exclusive on this assignment.  

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

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