Assistant Store Manager

18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Manpower Plymouth is working on behalf of our client who is currently searching for an Assistant Store Manager to join their team in Torquay on a full time, permanent basis. Working for a well renowned storage company, your new job will help assist the manager in taking a customer focused and commercial approach to the running of the store with the aim of maximising turnover and profitability. This is a great opportunity for retail professionals out there looking for their next career move with an expanding business who truly values their staff.

About the Job:
Based in Torquay, as Assistant Store Manager, you will be driven to maximise sales at every opportunity in the store through promoting product to services available to ensuring consistency in the performance of your team. A natural leader, with a positive approach, you will motivate your team on a daily basis, working alongside them to develop their skill set and recognise individual and team successes. You will be given the opportunity to organise workload and make decisions, providing advice and support to others in the team and make sure that daily business objectives are met. In addition, your commercial know-how will be integral to the success of the team as you will demonstrate an awareness of competitor activity, propose suggestions and encourage ideas from others. This is a collaborative role for an assistant store manager out there looking to be involved with the people management as well as operational management of a store.

About the ideal candidate:
We are looking to speak to candidates with experience supervising teams in a retail environment. Candidates who have managed teams in phone shops, electronics, furniture shops, banks or target driven retail outlets would be an excellent fit for this organisation. You will also be a great match if you like to work collaboratively with your team, try out new ideas, take price in the development of your colleagues and feel passionate about the growth and success of your store. Our client has a competitive benefits package to reward their staff and training opportunities to ensure you perform to the best of your abilities.

Salary and Benefits:
£18,180 per annum
-28 days holiday (Inclusive of Bank Holidays), increasing by 1 day per complete years' service to a maximum of 33 days
-Bonus - opportunity to earn up to 2% of salary paid on a quarterly basis
-Pension Scheme
-Sharesave Scheme
-Employee Discount
-Cycle to Work Scheme
To be considered for this excellent opportunity please click the apply button below and submit your CV today. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 2 weeks of application by one of our consultants here at Manpower for a short telephone pre-screen prior to being submitted to the client.

Should you have any queries about the position, please call the Manpower Plymouth branch and ask to speak with Laura Milne. Otherwise, click the apply button below and submit your CV today!