Assistant Manager

McCarthy Recruitment Ltd
12 Jan 2018
13 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Assistant Manager – New Store Opening
Location: Oxford
Salary: Up to £19,000 plus bonus
Role: Permanent


Are you looking to join a retailer who will nurture your retail career?

Want to work for one of the biggest names on the UK High Street?

With fantastic opportunities for your future development and a fantastic approach to training, this brand would be brilliant for anyone looking to build a strong retail career!

  • A passion for fashion and footwear is essential!
  • Previous experience working in a fast paced, customer service focussed environment as a key holder or supervisor
  • A team player who always looks to support colleagues and customers alike with a can do attitude
  • You will be articulate, well presented and be able to demonstrate a strong track record of retail achievements
  • Strong planning and organisation skills
  • A confident and natural retail leader who is able to manage staff performance and support individuals to deliver

  • Driving your team to hit sales targets through encouragement and leading by example on the sales floor
  • Coaching and developing your team members to be the best they can be
  • Recruitment and induction of team members to the correct company standards
  • Contribute to ideas that drive positive results in KPIs including sales and service
  • You will be responsible for in store merchandising, creating window and in store displays that follow company guideline but are targeted towards your local customer
  • Making commercial decisions on stock packages and displays through the use of company reports to drive store sales
  • Monitoring the development of the brand through networking, holding customer events and sharing the feedback with head office
  • Communicating company policy and procedures to all team members in a professional manner


Our client was recently voted “Best Employer 2017” by Retail Week, with over 100 stores in the UK they are always adding new and exciting stores to their portfolio! Priding themselves on their people development plan they are committed to staff wellbeing and nurturing their future talent!

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Witney, Abingdon, Thame, Bicester, Charlbury

KEY WORDS: Supervisor, Keyholder, Deputy Manager, Duty Manager, Floor Manager, Sales Manager, Fashion, Footwear, Jewellery


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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