Retail Assistant Manager

Recruiter
Straight Line Retail Recruitment
Location
Guildford, Surrey
Salary
22000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Retail Assistant Manager

£22 - 24,000 + Store & Company Bonus + Package

Guildford

The Company

This company is one of the largest retail and services businesses in the UK and they operate a portfolio of modern and busy sites in high profile locations throughout the country. Most of their stores are centrally located in either prime high street units or can be found in highly visible locations in most of the major out of town shopping centres. Currently undergoing considerable development, the business is looking for an ambitious and capable Retail Assistant Manager to spearhead both future store growth and to lead the store team into new and exciting territory.

The Role

Reporting to the Store Manager this role has a big part to play with regards to all day to day business objectives. Working with an experienced team the Retail Assistant Manager will be tasked with maximising commercial performance without compromising on service standards and providing a lead with regards to site sales and service as well as being involved in all local marketing initiatives, and ensuring that every customer receives a fantastic overall experience. As a brand ambassador for the local area, applicants will be able to demonstrate a deep understanding of customer needs and be dedicated to both meeting and surpassing their expectations.

The Candidate

We are looking for Retail Assistant Managers with at least 12 months of sales management experience who are comfortable managing teams within the retail, hospitality or leisure sector. Applicants will be consummate people managers, able to lead and motivate a group of passionate and dedicated subordinates to achieve business goals through clear communication and an empowered management style. We require Assistant Managers with an eye for commercial opportunity and an ability to manage business contribution through a close attention to detail and an understanding of the overall strategic objective. As a growing and extremely dynamic business we are able to offer individuals both an autonomous management role and a career path beyond the advertised position. Candidates with ambition and a desire to make a real contribution are encouraged to apply.