General Manager

Recruiter
Priority Recruitment services
Location
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Salary
45000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 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.