Area Manager - London & Kent

Recruiter
Switch Consulting Recruitment Limited
Location
London
Salary
55000.0000
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
17 Jun 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Role

My Client is a unique retailer in the UK operating from approximately 150 sites nationally; they are one of the largest businesses within their sector.
My Client is searching for an Area Manager to be based in the London/Kent of the UK to lead approximately 15-20 sites and manage all day-to-day operations through the team.


What you’ll be doing day-to-day…

The Area Manager will be responsible for:

  • Responsible for supporting colleagues to ensure deliver of budgets
  • Liaising with other Cluster Managers to ensure that the retail operations run smoothly, and to target.
  • To support the opening of new stores - people, resources, operational plans
  • To support the development of all colleagues in yourcluster and ensure they do the same for their teams
  • To assist in and support recruitment of new team members if required.
  • To address and refer HR issues as they arise
  • To promote, implement, monitor and maintain excellent Customer Service standards at all times
  • To support the Regional Managers tomonitor and manage all sales targets
  • To monitor and motivate onKPI’s for all stores in your Area
  • Responsible for overseeing Daily/Weekly/Monthly Checks are happening in Branches in your Cluster

What you’ll need to have...

  • Previous Area Manager experience - You will have led more than 7 sites in a permanent/Seconment position.
  • Extensive experience managing within DIY/Trade/Food Retail sector.
  • Clear demonstrable experience of driving a customer service based environment.
  • Previous experience of managing performance and delivering increased results.
  • A full valid UK driving licence

Salary

Up to £55,000 + Bonus & Company Car