General Manager

Recruiter
Priority Recruitment LTD
Location
Swansea
Salary
£45k - 50k per year + £5-10K bonus & Car
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
General Manager

Within 30 minute commute of Swansea.

£45-50K basic, £5-10K bonus & Company Car.

This is a fantastic opportunity to take on a General Manager role within a successful retail business with a repuation for fantastic products & world class service.

The Company

A well established specialist retailer who trade from a collection of large format, flagship level stores throughout the UK. A secure & stable business, still in family hands, they are able to deliver growth & expansion whilst maintaining a fantastic customer experience. They have a solid customer base driven by repeat custom.

About You

A strong retail manager, able to deliver the best possible customer service and have a love of helping people to make the right choice and want to return time and again. With a commercial focus and being able to motivate and develop your staff, you will have a clear understanding of what great retail standards look like and how to ensure outstanding customer care in your store. You must be able to deliver against sales & operational targets with the support of your management team, yet be strong in coaching & leadership of your sales team, whilst also being comfortable on the shop floor with your customers.

To succeed and be the best in your new role you will need...

* Knowledge and experience of leading from the front and supporting the Store team within a sales & service driven retail environment
* A passion for creating a fabulous in-store experience
* Strong merchandising capability
* Creative marketing/promotional ideas
* Extensive experience in a large square foot retail environment as store or general manager
* Able to demonstrate experience & skills required to managing teams in excess of 100 people
* Experience of managing varied strength teams against daily routines and stretching sales targets
* The ability to manage a complex P&L across multiple departments & operational areas
* The ability to continuously learn and share information with others
* Adaptable and flexible attitude to ensure not only the store but company objectives are achieved
* An excellent understanding and ability to live the company values and enthuse these throughout your team
* Strong communication skills and the ability to really lead a team by example
* A good grasp of your sales figures, KPI expectations and what you need to achieve

A great long term career move that will see you managing, creating, coaching and being a part of team that your customers will love to come back and see time after time.

The role comes with great development opportunities and a competitive salary package.

Apply now to find out more & have a confidential conversation.