Store Manager - Homewares & Catering Retailer - BATH

Invenio Retail
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Retail Store Manager - Homewares - BATH

The Company

It is an exciting time to be joining this fast growing, privately owned, company. With a history going back over 30 years they have experienced amazing growth since starting out as a catalogue based retailer and then being an early adopter of the internet with their fully transactional site. They now have stores nationwide. This business is intending to double its store portfolio over the next 12 months.

As a specialist retailer product and sector knowledge will be paramount to delivering an exception customer experience, so a keen interest in cookery and catering is useful, but not essential. Full product training will be provided to ensure you are capable of leading by example.

The Role

Our client is looking for an experienced Store Manager to join their fast expanding business in their Bath store which is due to open in Q2 2017.

You will be a dynamic manager with proven leadership skills, committed to developing your staff through a coaching style but capable of taking the tough decisions when needed. Focused on KPI’s and driven by achieving goals you will enjoy delivering exceptional customer service.

The Person

This position requires a natural leader that thrives on the success of their team and creating an enviable experience for every customer with a clear focus on delivering targets.

The successful candidate will have strong retail management experience, ideally in a one to one product sales environment, and will understand the core business goals required. You will be capable of working well in a busy, pressurised, and customer focussed environment. You will also communicate well at all levels, having the ability to talk to customers with varying levels of product knowledge.

The Skills

- Customer service
- Visual merchandising
- Retail operations
- Profit & loss
- Staff development
- Shrinkage
- Commerciality & KPI’s