Store Manager Designate - Scotland Central

Oak Furnitureland
£30,000 per annum OTE £50k
17 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Store Manager Designate – Scotland Centra - £30,000 plus bonus

We have a fantastic new opportunity for a highly motivated and passionate Store Manager Designate to be based in our Scotland Central region. As an experienced Store Manager or Assistant Store Manager you will create a positive environment in all the stores in your region, for team members and customers alike. You will display all the values of a true leader whilst displaying knowledge and passion for our products, people and company.

You'll excel in a fast-paced and high profile store, and as a natural leader you will enjoy coaching and developing your staff to ensure that your store continues to improve and exceed targets in the furniture sector or big ticket environment, be able to demonstrate exceptional sales and customer service skills to confidently respond to any customer queries and comments in a positive and professional manner, and demonstrate a desire to offer our customers a truly satisfying retail experience

As an Store Manager Designate you will be:

• Responsible for promoting an attitude in others where the customer is at the heart of our actions and decisions
• Co-ordinating and implementing multiple tasks effectively through pro-active and accurate planning
• Planning and prioritising workload to ensure cover across the region
• Prioritising own time and that of the team to meet deadlines and improve service; able to flex plans as the need arises
• Passionate about achieving high quality service; recognising and rewarding team members where appropriate
• Driving high levels of delivery from others and providing activities and guidance to achieve performance
• Analysing financial KPI achievements that affect profit performance and always considering the impact of their decisions with regard to Showroom profit performance

What we look for in our Managers Designate:

• Effective Leader who can build a strong team around them, always looking for ways to enhance confidence and capability
• Develops effectiveness in others through coaching and training; reviews and develops the performance of others by giving guidance and clear expectations
• Confident, clear communicator who can deliver information using appropriate methods to ensure the correct message gets across
• A good listener and facilitator of open and honest discussion. Uses their enthusiasm and passion within their own style to influence, adding power and impact
• Have a high level of understanding of the business environment and key constraints in which they operate, responsive to the changes around them

What we can offer you:

•A base salary of £30,000 unrivalled in the Industry + Benefits including discounts and extra incentives
•Half yearly bonuses
•40 hour week to include weekends
•Continuous training at our new state of the art Training Centre in Bristol and in-store
•Opportunities to progress with OFL

Here at OakFurnitureland we are as proud of our sales people as we are of our products. They sell themselves. In fact, as the UK’s largest retailer of solid hardwood furniture, we have experienced fantastic growth over the last 4 years and featured in The Sunday Times Fast Track 100 High Achievement award 5 times. It’s our simple philosophy that makes us stand out from our competitors.

To be successful in this role you will need to be able to drive across our Scotland Central region.

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