Store Manager - North West

Recruiter
Hays
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
04 Oct 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time



Your new company
This is one of Northern Ireland's leading FMCG organisations who have a definitive market presence from both their Retail and Wholesale brands.


Your new role
Responsibilities will include but are not limited to: setting and achieving budgets - sales, margin, overheads and profit before tax. Effectively managing all departments and colleagues within the store to ensure exceptional standards remain constant at all times. Embedding excellent customer service standards throughout the store; Driving the development of the management and supervisory team within the store, through coaching and training. Motivating the team to using company as well as your own techniques. Implementing and managing all company change initiatives effectively and ensuring compliance with Health & Safety legislation, including food safety procedures. Lastly you will be required to create a positive working environment where store management and colleagues are actively focused on driving the success of the store whilst following the companies ethos.

What you'll need to succeed
In order to be successful at this role you will need 2 years experience of busy convenience or supermarket retailing at Store Manager level. Commercial awareness and general awareness of competitors and the market place with an ability to use this knowledge to drive sales performance. Good working knowledge of all fresh food areas and a proven ability to maintain an exceptionally high standard of operational efficiency and excellence throughout the store. Proven experience in the areas of stock control, people management, cost control, local marketing, HACCP implementation, and security. Strong financial acumen and the ability to interpret data to make sound decisions. Excellent communication skills and working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
Full clean driving license.


What you'll get in return
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced, focused and ambitious Store Manager to apply their knowledge and skills to drive the business forward. Effectively, it will be like running your own store. A strong leader with impeccable team management skills, bags of enthusiasm, with the ability to `think outside of the box` and adaptable to change, the successful candidate will engage and inspire their team to work together, to maximise the brand and sales, and subsequently drive the profitability and commercial success of the store. For the right person, this is an excellent opportunity to make a mark within the business and in return the candidate will receive a competitive remuneration package.


What you need to do now
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