Store Manager Designate- North West

Switch Consulting Recruitment Limited
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job title - Store Manager Designate

Location - North West

Salary - Up to £35,000

The Client

My client is a leading Non-Food brand in the UK. Their culture thrives on rewarding Great customer service, Imaginative thinking and celebrating success. The brand are seeking a Territoty Manager for Bedfordshire to drive forward their continued growth,

The Role

A Store Manager Desingate role for this business will involve the following:

  • Responsible for designating managing stores,
  • Developing to run your own store
  • Manage people, store operations and store environment to achieve sales, service, organisation, customer satisfaction and profitability goals and maintain operational standards
  • Manage financial budget, costs and overall expenses
    Develop strategies to maximise role of store within Area (look beyond single store to area impact)
  • You will be the cover manager for the region, Covering for other Store Manager's absence and assisting in stores at the request of your Regional manager,
  • Manage Managers and develop in-store talent
  • Assist the Regional Manager with coaching struggling stores to improve performance,
  • Create plans to address loss prevention
  • Create succession plans, and effectively manage performance and HR

The Candidate

  • Proven track record in retail
  • Demonstrable experience in retail management, including experience in coaching and developing people
  • Experience with retail operations, budgeting, planning, customer service, sales and people leadership and management
  • Extensive experience and ability to lead the delivery of a high level of customer service in a brand retailer
  • Experience in stores larger than 15,000sq. ft. with large product counts,
  • Ability to build, lead and manage high-performing teams
  • Ability to utilise tools to support conflict resolution and employee coaching and counselling
  • Ability to work weekends, evenings and holidays as needed
  • Full Driving Licence and access to your own car essential, you must be flexible to work across the whole of Bedfordshire

Salary & Benefits

Up to £35,000

This role is a permenant, Full time position