Store Manager

Easy Web Recruitment
11 Jul 2018
09 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Store Manager

Our client is the convenience retail division of the Group based in the West Midlands. Founded in 1917 they began life as a one-man counter service grocery store in Wolverhampton. Over the past century, the Group has grown into one of the largest privately owned companies in the UK and now employs more than 8,200 people with a turnover of £1.3 billion.

With more than 5,100 employees and over 300 stores located across England and Wales, the Retail division is one of the UK’s leading convenience store operators.

Putting people first is the philosophy that has resulted in them becoming the dynamic, forward-thinking success story that it is today, and it is this belief that will continue to drive the company’s growth forward in the next century.

Position: Store Manager
Location: Llangollen, Denbighshire, LL20 8RT
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 40 Hours Per Week, Various to meet needs of business, incl. evenings and weekends
Salary: £23,000 - £25,000 per annum depending on experience plus potential bonus
Benefits: Bonus Scheme potential of up to £5,200 pa, Company Sick Pay, Additional Holidays, Company Pension Scheme, Life Cover, Staff Discount, Long Service Awards, Cycle to Work Scheme, Employee Volunteering opportunities, Health Cash Plan.

Closing date: August 19, 2018

About the role:

The Store Manager will maximise sales and profit through the continuous improvement of the store and staff, control of costs and leakage and provision of friendly, efficient service to customers, colleagues and visitors.


- Deliver customer service in line with service standards
- Be fully aware of Key Result Areas and assist in working to deliver and improve them
- Generate ideas for driving the business and it’s team forward
- Monitor competitor activity and propose appropriate responses
- Develop a motivated and empowered team through a positive management style
- Staff recruitment, planning and training
- Use relevant processes and policies to control the security of people, stock and cash
- Ensure compliance with the relevant legislation and health and food safety responsibilities
- Control of costs in accordance with agreed budgets
- Adherence to cash and stock control policies, ensuring and assisting others to do the same
- May be required to work evenings and weekends

About you:

- Basic education (numeracy and literacy)
- APLH (Award for Personal License Holder), must have or be prepared to undertake this qualification
- NVQ Level 3 in Management (or equivalent) is desirable
- Previous experience at a supervisory or managerial level in a food retail environment (or similar) essential
- Ability to ensure scheduled training and development delivered to required standard is essential
- Understanding of budgets & targets and the ability to work to deliver and improve them essential
- Basic knowledge of health and food safety and legislative responsibilities of a retail environment and the skill to manage those responsibilities essential
- Ability to generate ideas for driving the business and it’s team forward
- Previous budget responsibility is preferred
- Proven track record of team and business development is desirable
- Experience of managing a Challenge 25 policy is desirable
- Customer focussed and understands the importance of this to the business
- Ability to deal with conflict in an effective and professional manner
- Flexible approach to working hours

You may have experience of the following: Retail Manager, Retail, Convenience, FMCG, Grocery Manager, Supermarket, Food, Retail Management, Business Development, Food Service, Convenience Store, Store Manager, Retail Manager, Branch Manager, etc.

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.

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