Assistant Store Manager

Recruiter
Austin Banks Ltd
Location
St Helens
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

1708-4

Assistant Store Manager

St Helens

Our client is a fast-growing, multi-award-winning business that collaborates with retailers, manufacturers and brands to unlock the potential in surplus stock.

Their shops are dynamic and changing and they are looking for an individual with the skills and personality to deliver the opportunities that this business brings.

About You

As the Assistant Store Manager, you will support the Store Manager and the team to deliver a fantastic shopping environment for our customers. You will be responsible for maintaining high retail standards and develop the store team to ensure that our members receive the best service possible from engaged and motivated colleagues. Our team are the ambassadors for our business and enhance our brand through their enthusiasm and commitment. As the Assistant Store Manager, you will lead from the front in the running of the store and possess business acumen and, a 'can do’ attitude. It takes a special kind of leader to respond to this challenge in such a diverse retail business. Having proven management experience goes without saying. We are looking for someone to rise to the challenge and help us in continuing to be a great success.

What Do We Want From You?

Experience - evidence of operating in a similar role within a large grocery store

Focus - proven experience of delivering improving results

Leadership - demonstrate the behaviours that will ensure you get the best from your team

Coaching - display a coaching mentality to develop your colleagues and supervisors

Communication - excellent ability to communicate at all levels

Motivation - engage and enthuse your team to deliver the standards and service we expect

Inspiration - celebrating success, managing under performance and driving improvement in your team

Hours

We need our management team to be flexible about when they work, covering store operational hours on a rota basis including weekends and Bank Holidays. (This may include working nights to cover for absence)

Benefits

Membership to the store and eligibility to join the company pension plan, which includes free 2 x death in service cover.