Store Manager - Newry

Hays Retail
United Kingdom
09 Nov 2017
09 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time



Your new company
My client is a family owned and managed business who has built a long-standing reputation across County Down and County Louth. With over 30 years experience, they are the local leaders in Independent Convenience Retailing, Motorist and HGV Refuelling, as well as the distribution of Domestic and Commercial Oil and are still continuing to expand. Offering a range of competitively priced products and services beyond the traditional service station, they provide a modern, convenient and comfortable shopping experience for all of their customers.

Your new role
As the new Store Manager you will manage and develop a team of staff in your new site where customers are attracted by a range of services including Hot and Cold Deli, Off Licence, Lotto, ATM and PayPoint. The Fresh Food & Deli Counter will be an exciting project and an area of focus in increasing revenue. The footfall is high so it will be up to you to grow the business by bringing innovative ideas into the store.

What you'll need to succeed
Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate through their CV and in person, evidence of the following:
A Highly Motivated and Ambitious mind-set - Experience within a Fast Paced Retail environment - Knowledge of both FMCG and Fresh Food products - Innovative Management styles and techniques - Ability to set and exceed targets - A Passion for Retail and Results Driven - Commercial Awareness - Exceptionally high standards of customer service - 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 make sound decisions - Excellent communication skills and working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications

What you'll get in return
Following a 2 stage interview process, having completed a SWOT analysis and 90 day plan you will be rewarded with a market leading salary + generous company package. This will be a chance to work with one of Northern Ireland's most ambitious entrepreneurs who has a strong presence in both the Retail and Oil market and is constantly adapting and growing

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