Deputy Manager

Recruiter
We Are SSG
Location
Holme
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Deputy Manager - Biggleswade £27,000 - £28,000

A fantastic opportunity up for grabs with a leading multi product discount retailer who are experiencing significant growth.

Store Assistant Manager applicants will be reliable with a professional and focused approach to store operations and people management.

The Store Assistant Manager will have excellent operational skills and a proven track record of driving measureable performance improvements using practical techniques.

Role Responsibility

  • Be an ambassador for your store, creating a welcoming atmosphere for customers
  • Provide outstanding customer service
  • Lead by example
  • Achievement of KPIs such as sales, salaries and stock loss targets
  • Take ownership for recruiting, training and managing a team of up to 60 staff
  • Responsible for performance and absence management
  • Ensure adherence to health and safety and security

The Ideal Candidate

  • Hardworking and reliable
  • Ability to lead, manage and develop others
  • Experience of managing a team of more than 25
  • Deal effectively with customer and staff issues
  • Able to demonstrate good commercial awareness
  • Possess a creative approach to merchandising
  • An inquisitive mind with a good eye for detail
  • A confident communicator with excellent organisational and problem solving skills and a real 'can do' attitude
  • Experience of working in a retail environment is essential, preferably within a high volume, fast paced business