From £19,000 to £20,000 per annum + Bonus
20 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Store Manager - Leading Fashion Retailer - Job Summary
We are currently recruiting for an ambitious and customer service focused Store Manager for a leading fashion retailer based in Castleford. The company pride themselves on delivering excellent levels of service as well as developing long-standing relationships with their customers. This is a flagship site for the company, so ideal for an enthusiastic individual who is looking to progress their career.

This is a "hands-on" management role where the Manager is responsible for small teams and taking a leadership role from the shop floor. You will be responsible for ensuring excellent visual merchandising standards and developing & motivating a driven team.

Store Manager - Leading Fashion Retailer - Role Responsibility

As a General Manager within the business, you will be responsible for delivering the excellent levels of customer service which the company is known for. They are looking for ambitious managers to help drive store performance and to develop the customer experience

  • Delivering the company concept and championing all the company brands
  • Delivers the brands through excellent visual impact by ensuring the store is merchandised to the highest standards
  • Has a "customer first' mentality and drives customer loyalty through excellent standards and service
  • Maximises opportunities and drives sales and profit through all the brands
  • Use reports and data to identify and act upon store and area-wide opportunities
  • Is responsible for and manages all store operational processes
  • Plans staffing to maximise team effectiveness and store productivity
  • Lead, inspire and develop the team through the competencies
  • Coach and develop the management team
  • Identify and act upon individual/team development requirements to support the Area and Company succession plan
  • Builds excellent relationships with the field and head office teams and external businesses to influence stock packages, visual merchandising, brand initiatives, etc
  • Being aware of external influences and reacting quickly to them
  • Feeding back to Area Manager on business-wide issues and shares best practice with their peers
  • Manages visits/meetings and maintain a high profile with Area Manager, Retail Controller, General Manager and all Brand representatives
Store Manager - Leading Fashion Retailer - The Ideal Candidate
  • Hands-on management style
  • Experienced working with a clothing/footwear retailer
  • Able to develop strong levels of product knowledge
  • Flair for visual merchandising
  • Strong market knowledge
  • Ability to influence people and the business
  • Enthusiasm and passion for the fashion/retail industry
  • Exceptional customer service focus
  • Ability to build good relationship and network with a wide range of people
  • Understands the brands concept and strategic direction and has a sound knowledge of the customer profile
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