Assistant Manager

McCarthy Recruitment Ltd
Finchley Church End
12 Jan 2018
13 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Assistant Manager
Location: Finchley
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Role: Permanent


Are you passionate about sport and the outdoors, as well as delivering a fantastic customer experience? Our client, American Golf, is looking for the next retail superstars to join their business as they drive their business forward through a period of expansion.
With over 100 stores in the UK, American Golf are delivering consistent growth and have huge plans for the next year! With in-store experts, a fantastic range and unbeatable value they pride themselves on being the first port of call for all your sporting goods.

  • We are looking for Retailers who are fundamentally passionate about our customers’ experience and how we can provide the very best service, each and every time
  • An inspiring and hands on leader with a great eye for detail
  • A love of sport, the outdoors and a dedication to delivering great service!
  • Able to nurture and develop a happy and high achieving team
  • A skilled Manager, used to achieving great results in a busy, retail store
  • With previous experience in a high turnover environment, you will be able to lead by example and will be a self-motivated leader
  • You will have the ability to prioritise, anticipate changes and implement effective recommendations

  • Lead a team on the shop floor to deliver the highest store standards and customer focus and service
  • Focused and able to contribute to the financial success of the store, delivering results and managing budgets
  • Coach and develop the retail team to deliver a high performing team
  • Recruit and train the team, ensuring high levels of product knowledge
  • Commercially plan for your retail business, considering financial forecasting and budgeting inputting ideas and action to maximize sales, promotions and shop floor layout
  • Drive sales, average transaction value and customer service
  • Deliver strong visual merchandising to create customer impact
  • Maintain high retail store standards ensuring the excellent display of this quality product
  • Achieve target against all retail operation Key Performance Indicators
  • When required you’ll be performing the Duty Manager role, including opening and closing the store


This role is being handled by McCarthy Recruitment, award winning specialist retail & HR recruitment consultancy covering the whole of the UK. McCarthy is like no other recruitment agency you will have worked with, our difference is our commitment to providing a professional and personalised recruitment service of the highest quality.

We provide our candidates with a consultative, honest, high quality and efficient service which develops long term relationships ensuring we become the preferred consultancy for all our clients and candidates. We pride ourselves on understanding people – we are real, we get to the real you and we will get you real results. But then, put simply - It’s the way we work.

McCarthy Recruitment is retained and exclusive on this assignment .

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

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