If you enjoy developing people, being actively involved with the day to day activities of a store and have a passion to deliver great service to our customers - welcome to wilko. We make it fun. We show passion and we pull together. We exist to free up hard working families to be the best they can be. We understand what's important in life. And, we get what's important at work too. With us, you can achieve a career with real meaning that puts your energy, ambition and individuality front and centre.
As an Assistant Manager, you'll excel at people management and be really hands-on, training and developing your store team to be the best they can be. Encouraging everyone to understand the part they play in the success of their store, you'll drive sales and create an upbeat, feelgood atmosphere, that both customers and colleagues enjoy being part of. Dealing with different challenges every day, you'll lead by example and model the wilko values and behaviours
A natural born leader, you'll have a passion for retail and the knowledge and experience necessary to drive sales and profitability. Able to deliver KPIs, targets and high operational standards, what will set you apart is your attitude and mindset. Through your leadership qualities you'll engage your team to be better every day ensuring their development is nurtured as they are our next leaders. Your desire to coach your team and engage with your customers, will shape a meaningful career for yourself.
If you value hard work, having fun and can create a happy store that people love to visit, you'll be well-rewarded for it. You'll receive a really generous benefits package that includes 33 days holiday (including Bank Holidays), a pension scheme, the opportunity to join our Retail Manager Level 4 apprenticeship scheme, and team member and family discounts of 20% plus much more.
We want you to be yourself here at wilko. We welcome applications from everyone and actively seek to build talented diverse teams at our Support Centre, Retail Stores and Distribution Centres. If you're invited to an interview with us we can make reasonable adjustments to our interview process according to your needs.