Assistant Store Manager

eSift Ltd
Newmarket, Suffolk
£14500 - £16500/annum
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Assistant Store ManagerThis is a great opportunity to work for our client who are a national charity, who provide support, information and advice to more than a quarter of a million disabled people and their families every year. This is your chance to join an organisation that makes a large difference and improves many people’s lives every day.
* Location: Newmarket* Salary: Up to £16,500 per annum* Hours: 35 hours a week* Permanent
This Newmarket store is based in the busy Guineas shopping centre.As Assistant Store Manager you will supporting the Store Manager to drive sales and motivate a team of volunteers in order to maximise income. Working closely together you will need to bring your creativity and flair to encourage donations and maintain high standards of shop presentation.In the Store Managers absence you’ll be responsible for running the store, so you must have the confidence and skills to lead the team of volunteers and have experience of dealing with customers.Responsibilities;
* To supervise and encourage a team of volunteers, maximise their potential through continuous learning* To assist in the recruitment and development of volunteers and the management of the team* Take responsibility for the store in the absence of the Store Manager* Assist in the management of all aspects of stock collection and preparation, ensuring sufficient levels are in store* Demonstrate excellent customer service skills both internally and externally* Work to meet required performance and standard targets
To be successful in this position you will have/be;
* Proven retail or customer service experience (supervisor / team leader or / assistant manager level)* Strong numerical skills* Good communication skills both written and verbal* Motivational leadership skills
Don’t miss out on this perfect opportunity for you to become part of this well established company who in return for your hard work and commitment can offer you the chance to develop your own career further! Our client has appointed eSift as their resource partner we are managing this role on their behalf. To apply for this position please click on the “apply now” button below