By joining Homebase, you will be able to help us build the best home improvement and garden business in the UK. As a Store Manager you'll have full responsibility for the stores health and safety, merchandising, financial performance as well as leading all the team and developing and inspiring them. This is a big role that suits people who work smart, have great leadership qualities and confidence to make decisions.
What will you be doing?
*We are looking for a Store Manager to join us in Oban and like most multi-site retailers, we want people who can be flexible and can potentially work in a number of our stores.
*Showing a real passion for customer focus, innovation, and ability to make tough decisions will enable you to thrive in a role that is meaningful and demanding - achieving targets for business growth, increased sales, operating standards, and colleague development and performance.
What will help you succeed:
*You will have excellent coaching and mentoring skills, inspiring and motivating your team to exceed targets and achieve their full potential.
*Experience of leading a large team in a dynamic retail environment.
*Commercial awareness with proven control of overheads and growing sales and a strong focus on improving the customer experience.
What's in it for you:
*Working together as part of a dedicated and fun environment
*Support to develop
*Staff discount and other flexible benefits
*Company pension scheme
*Single Private medical cover
There's never been a more exciting time to join Homebase. Our store operations team are the heart of this transformation. You will be the face of our business - helping our customers and delivering great service to keep our stores running smoothly every day.
Founded in 1979, Homebase is one of the UK's leading home improvement and garden retailers. The company operates 249 stores across the UK and Ireland (as at 31 May 2018), employing 11,500 people throughout its store estate, distribution centres and support offices.
Its product range includes painting and decorating, plants, garden tools and accessories, and kitchens - all available in-store or online.
Homebase was acquired by Hilco Capital, a financial services and investment company, in May 2018.