Assistant Manager - Ashford

Zachary Daniels
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Manager - No-nonsense Retailer in Ashford - £20,000 - £26,000 + benefits.

If you thrive on pace, people, processes and passion, then drive your career forward with this rapidly growing retailer.

Our client is a high-profile volume retailer renowned for value-for-money and excellent customer service. Placed firmly within the no-nonsense discount category, they're nonetheless very much on an upward trajectory, having undergone an impressive new store opening programme over the last few years and with a lot more still to come. Growth potential is massive.

As a Assistant Manager reporting to the Store Manager and responsible for a strong team, you'll be tasked with driving forward both turnover and revenues from the store based on lean principles. Keeping a close focus on financial KPIs, including wages, wastage and shrinkage will form a key element of the role, together with non-financials such as customer service/feedback, internal audit and standards and compliance.

With a track record in retail management, underpinned by a sharp business brain, you're a hands-on operator, good with both people and processes but with the creativity and innovation to get to grips with a solve problems and challenges. You thrive in a fast-paced environment - no sitting in the office for you. You like to be on the floor, driving your team and the business. You're also happy to work to, and achieve, KPIs, flexible around working hours and hungry to take ownership and responsibility, with:

- Strong all-round communication skills.

- Real customer focus.

- Commitment to teamwork.

- True passion for retail.

If this describes you, your skills and your aspirations and you want to join a vibrant retailer that's really going places, then send your full, up to date CV immediately to be considered for the Assistant Manager role.

Zachary Daniels specialises in retail management recruitment.