aspire cambridge are seeking an Assistant Manager to join our Cambridge based client in the laundry and dry cleaning sector.
Working alongside the Business Owner, the Assistant Manager will work on a range of areas within their shop, in addition to supporting the general efficient running of this business.
Coordinate collections/ deliveries, liaising with customers and drivers
Support the efficient running of the front counter - serving customers and ensuring the quality control of garments
Operate pressing / laundry / dry cleaning machinery
Respond to customer enquiries, complaints or comments
Ensure the workplace is clean, tidy and presentable to customers at all times
Make occasional collections and deliveries - as per the needs of the business
Ensure the security of customer garments, colleagues and branch property by ensuring all policies and procedures are followed
Secondary responsibilities (for which training will be given)
Support on business improvement and growth projects as agreed with business owner
Report into business owner, offering information on business matters on a regular basis
Excellent customer service and communication skills with a minimum of 3 years experience in a customer focused environment
A can-do attitude with flexibility on weekly working hours in order to see the job through
Ability to prioritise workloads
Ability to operate manual equipment and work on your feet, rather than at a desk
To work under own initiative as well as work as part of a team
Full UK driving licence, as some assistance with collection/deliveries will be required
Previous dry cleaning/ laundry experience welcomed but not essential
Location: Chesterton, Cambridgeshire
Hours: M to F 7.30am to 7.30pm and S 9am to 1pm
Salary: £18,000 to £23,000
If you are interested in this position, feel you have the relevant skills and would like to apply please call our team on or apply online. Whilst we'd love to get back to every applicant, it is not always possible, so if you haven't heard from us within 3-5 days, please note that your application has not been successful on this occasion.
aspire cambridge ltd is acting as an employment agency in regard to this permanent vacancy.
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