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Store Manager - Kingston

Job Title: Store Manager - Kingston
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kingston upon Thames, Surrey
Industry:
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + up to 7k Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q100896
Contact Name: Quest Search and Selection
Contact Email: samantha.silva@questsearch.co.uk
Job Published: July 31, 2016 11:44

Job Description

This industry leading supplier & wholesaler dealing with reputable trade customers and businesses is looking for a Flagship Store Manager.

This national business has over 25 stores & Online trade & is looking for a highly driven and experienced manager with Health & Beauty high-street or wholesale experience who will drives sales, service and commerciality on the shop floor.

The nature of the business means the all branches is predominately opened Monday - Friday!

The role of the Store Manager will include the following responsibilities:

  • Leading the Branch team to hit sales/profit targets
  • Fully accountable of Stock Management system and audit and wastage targets.
  • Driving in-store compliance and company policies and procedures
  • Great interpersonal skills with external customers
  • Can form excellent relationships internally with head office particular with line management and also the Buyer & Sales team.
  • Ensuring the effective deployment of staff in the store - understanding of right people in the right place at all times.
  • Involvement in recruitment and retention and understanding of performance management and disciplinary procedures.

To be successful you..

  • Must have past or present management experience within another fast paced health & beauty retailer or wholesaler
  • Excellent customer service skills to suit their b2b customers
  • Have led a successful team focused in hitting sales targets
  • Exceptional team building skills including performance management.
  • has P&L responsibilities including wage budgets within store
  • must hold a full valid driving license and have access to a car
  • A working knowledge of Microsoft word, excel and outlook

This is a desirable position with the opportunity to join this reputable business due to increase market share and to take control of a branch. The position offers great pension benefits, staff discount and working conditions and hours (no Saturdays & predominately 9-5pm in the week!) and exceptional bonus between 5-7k per annum! If this position sound of interest please send us your up to date CV quoting the reference Q100896.

We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.

Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.