Assistant Store Manager - Expanding Retailer - Oxford

Recruiter
Zachary Daniels Retail Recruitment
Location
Oxford
Salary
£18500/annum
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
RAPIDLY EXPANDING and the MARKET LEADER in their retail sector!

Assistant Store Manager: Oxford Up to £18500

If you thrive on pace, people, processes and passion, then drive your career forward with this rapidly growing retailer.
Our client is a high-profile volume retailer renowned for value-for-money and excellent customer service. Placed firmly within the no-nonsense discount category, they're nonetheless very much on an upward trajectory, having undergone an impressive new store opening programme over the last few years and with a lot more still to come. Growth potential is massive. Our client is looking for future Store/Area Manager's.
As an Assistant Store Manager reporting to the Store Manager and responsible for a strong team, you'll be tasked with driving forward both turnover and revenues from the store based on lean principles. Keeping a close focus on financial KPIs, including wages, wastage and shrinkage will form a key element of the role, together with non-financials such as customer service/feedback, internal audit and standards and compliance.
Responsibilities;

* Managing the day to day running of a department
* Acting as Duty Manager for the entire store in the absence of Store Management
* Assisting Store Management in achieving company KPI's
* Ensuring your team delivers exceptional customer service
* Delivering exemplary standards in store presentation, stock control, shrinkage and administration compliance
* Complying with all Health & Safety policies and legislation
* Use management information to make strategic business decisions

The ideal candidate;

* Have a proven track record in a fast paced retail environment.
* Enjoy being on the shop floor- No sitting in the office for you!
* Be able to demonstrate a high level of operational, leadership, planning, organisational, interpersonal and communication skills
* Be target driven and customer service orientated
* Be highly motivated and ambitious
* Be a self starter with a can do attitude

If this describes you, your skills and your aspirations and you want to join a vibrant retailer that's really going places, then send your full, up to date CV immediately to be considered for the Assistant Manager role