Store Manager/s - Fast Growing Brand - Newhaven and East Grinstead

Switch Consulting Recruitment Limited
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Client

This fast expanding retail business has established itself as a progressive and highly focused retail specialist. With market leading range, quality and pricing the success and rapid expansion of the store portfolio is set to continue. A crucial part of the growth strategy is to complement internal talent development with the attraction of superb experienced Store Manager hires.

The Role

As Store Manager you will have a full and broad remit to drive the success and development of your store team and customer service proposition. The role you play in in the leadership and delivery of results is crucial. Key aspects of the role include:

  • Managing a store team of that consists of a range of specialism and skill sets. Your ability to manage a diverse talent workforce is a key element of the role
  • Coaching and leading great people will be at the heart of everything you do, in order to deliver a high performing Store
  • Controlling and driving the commercial fundamentals of all aspects of your Stores performance
  • You will also work closely with the Area Manager and HR Teams to develop and recruit the very best talent into your Store

The Candidate

You should be ambitious and committed to developing and delivering the best retail standards and experience to your customers and colleagues:

  • You must have management experience of retailing in a large store format of any product (food, diy, fashion, department stores, electrical, general merchandise) basically any big-box store environment considered
  • You will be a hands on operator, not scared to get involved in the day to day operations of your Stores in order to role model what good looks like, and to set the benchmarks for what is expected within the store
  • Strong effective communicator, with strong leadership qualities is an absolute must
  • Possess a highly commercial aptitude coupled with open and honest leadership capability

Salary & Benefits

Up to £22,000