Retail Manager

Travail Employment Group
From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
08 Apr 2017
08 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A fantastic opportunity for a Retail Manager has arisen to join a privately owned and well-established company on the outskirts of Ipswich.

The company have been operating in the area for over 50 years and have enjoyed steady growth and success since then. They are a market leader within their industry and have stores across East Anglia which continues to provide their customers with high levels of customer service and unparalleled industry and product knowledge. The company will provide you with the opportunity to learn from industry experts in a close knit and family like environment.

Location - Ipswich Salary £20,000 - £24,000 Plus Commission

Hours Monday to Friday 8:30am - 5:30 pm

Saturday 9am - 5pm (day off during the week.)

Duties Include:-

·Monitoring sales activity (trade & retail)

·Managing the shop floor and maintaining merchandising to a high standard

·Maintaining and updating company database (Kerridge system)

·Management of stock and regular checks

·Business development via telephone, maintaining existing relationships, following up on leads and targeting new business

·Cash handling

·Unloading deliveries (max weight 25kg)

·Management of merchandising and new displays

·Maintaining interior and exterior of showroom

Skills Include-

·Approachable Engaging and ability to build rapport

·Ability to manage and motivate staff

·Ability to lead with good communication

·Ensure development and maintaining branch growth

·Ability to work under pressure

·Ability to use initiative

·Good team player

·IT literate

This is not your average retail job, the company are looking for people who enjoy building relationships and have the ability to identify opportunities to generate more revenue. Retail experience is advantageous and experience in the trades is also beneficial.

Travail Employment Group is operating as an Employment Agency. Once you click to apply for this job your application will be immediately received by Travail Employment Group.

If your application is successful a consultant will be in contact with you within the next 7 days. If you do not hear within 7 days you have not been successful on this occasion and unless otherwise advised Travail will keep your details on file and contact you with future relevant opportunities.