Retail Store Manager

Recruiter
Retain2Gain Ltd
Location
Redditch
Salary
From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum 39 hours a week will include weeken
Posted
12 Apr 2017
Closes
11 May 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Responsibilities for a store manager :
  • managing and motivating a team to increase sales and ensure efficiency;
  • managing stock levels and making key decisions about stock control;
  • analysing sales figures and forecasting future sales;
  • analysing and interpreting trends to facilitate planning;
  • using information technology to record sales figures, for data analysis and forward planning;
  • dealing with staffing issues such as interviewing potential staff, conducting appraisals and performance reviews, as well as
  • providing or organising training and development;
  • ensuring standards for quality, customer service and health and safety are met;
  • resolving health and safety, legal and security issues;
  • responding to customer complaints and comments;
  • organising special promotions, displays and events;
  • attending and chairing meetings;
  • updating colleagues on business performance, new initiatives and other pertinent issues;
  • touring the sales floor regularly, talking to colleagues and customers and identifying or resolving urgent issues;
  • maintaining awareness of market trends in the retail industry, understanding forthcoming customer initiatives and monitoring what local competitors are doing;
  • initiating changes to improve the business, e.g. revising opening hours to ensure the store can compete effectively in the local market;
  • dealing with sales, as and when required