Assistant Manger

Zakti Active
03 Feb 2017
03 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are Zakti: a new active brand bringing a fresh range of active and fitness clothing and accessories to the market.
There are now 4 stores, with our flagship store being in Islington having opened in the autumn of 2015. This was followed by Chiswick, Reigate and Oxford Summertown.

You might have a real passion for lifestyle and leisure and know about the products that go with it, or you might not. What is important is that you have a real passion for retail, for service and driving sales.

This is a great opportunity for a strong retailer, passionate and dynamic, who has a passion for fitness and the lifestyle look.

The Role

You will be supporting your Store Manager in all aspects of the everyday running of a busy store, including maximising sales, developing the brand and raising awareness within the local community with a passion to deliver great customer service and present a visually exciting store.

The Person

This is a role that is perfect for an individual that is a strong team player; they must have a positive and active approach towards developing a new team to ensure that the customers experience in store is engaging and fun.

You will also have:
A passion for selling and customer interaction
Strong organisational and team building skills
The ability to problem-solve, be resourceful and creative
Exceptional standards in housekeeping and visual merchandising
Minimum one year’s experience in retail/sales management
A passion and understanding of the fitness market
Experience of interaction with company directors
The ability to build and develop relationships within the local and surrounding communities

The Perks

Annual KPI-related bonus
Generous Staff Discount
28 days holiday including Bank Holidays
Salary sacrifice Pension scheme
Tax-free childcare vouchers
Salary £17-19,000 per annum


Please email your Cover Letter and CV to Ewa Deering at the email address provided with the following reference: XRE/ASM. Further information can be provided at application stage.

Links will not be accepted.
We look forward to receiving your application. Only successful candidates meeting these criteria will be contacted within 7 days