Shop Manager

Lincoln Recruitment Services
£25-28k plus Car
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title - Store Manager Location - Solihull Job Type - Perm Salary - £25-28k (DOE) plus Car. Start Date - ASAP Shop Manager required for a bespoke Road Cycle shop and Expresso bar based in Solihull. Do you have a passion for cycling and have retail experience? Do you have a bubbly infectious personality that keeps customers coming back? Would you like to lead from the front and take a sprint finish ahead of their competitors with brands like Colnago, Cippolini, Zipp, Asos, Sidi and Oakley? Do you like the smell of fresh coffee? The shop has a buzzing environment and an outstanding family feel community to where you have organised shop rides on a Saturday which brings everyone together. What you'll be doing - The shop manager will be very driven and ideally have a retail background. As the shop is a small local bike shop, you will be responsible for the overall shop appearance, making sure stock is up to date and liaising with the reps to be a part of the latest trends within the Industry. You will be responsible for bike and accessory sales and also be managing the workload for the Service Centre. Not being afraid to get your hands dirty if the mechanic needs a hand within the Service Centre. As the shop has its Expresso bar you will also be responsible for making a range of different coffee to the highest quality and be able to whip up a Tasty Flat white for customers to enjoy. (You will get plenty of practice to master the famous Latte Art) Keeping up to date on all Food and Hygiene standards at all times. What you'll need - Strong communication skills Be able to have key negotiation skills Be able to listen to a customer's requirements and give expert advice A can-do attitude and be able to take their own initiative Keep up to date on latest trends and movements within the market Not be afraid to get stuck in and help out where ever is needed What they're offering - In the return for the above, my client is offering a salary of £25k with a car included in the package. 25 days holiday and enrolled on the company's pension scheme. Annual trips to Europe to visit the latest bikes and products and taking them for a little spin. A generous staff discount on all products. Sound interesting? Please contact me ASAP for a confidential chat and we can climb the journey together and make sure you hit the top out in front.
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