Store Manager / Branch Manager - Home, Curtains and Bedding Retailer

Recruiter
The Retail Agency
Location
Braintree, Essex
Salary
15000.0000
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

VACANCY - Store Manager/Branch Manager

Temporary contract for the period of up to 12months.

Strong possibility of a permanent contract before or after this period.

Our client is a Home, Curtains & Bedding retailer.

Role: Store Manager

Reporting to: Area Manager

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Commercial

• To achieve sales budgets or forecasts.

• Ensure execution across the area of:

o Store layouts

o Windows

o Pricing/Promotions

o Product presentation

• Advise Retail Area Manager of competitive behaviour.

• Advise on local marketing initiatives.

• Advise Retail Area Manager of customer profile of store.

2. People Management

• Recruit, train, manage & develop store team.

• Promote a challenging & professional environment.

3. Financial Management

• To achieve profit budgets relating to the accountable contribution elements of the Profit & Loss accounts.

• Manage budgets set by Retail Area Managers.

• Manage Shrinkage and stock loss.

• Secure company assets at all times.

4. Standards

• Ensure strict compliance on policies and procedures at all times.

• Instil excellence in customer service .

• Ensure house keeping, repairs and safety is maintained.

5. Communication

• To act as key link for all communication between Retail Area Manager, Store Staff and Team.