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Area Manager - East Anglia

Job Title: Area Manager - East Anglia
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Norfolk
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93644
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: SSP.28883.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: August 19, 2013 17:05

Job Description

A market-leading Non-Food high street retailer is currently recruiting for an experienced Area Manager to join its team in East Anglia and surrounding locations. The Area Manager will be responsible for: * Ensuring operational excellence within your team, to ensure that sales and profits are maximised. * Driving performance in your area to achieve P&L over c18 stores. * Working to KPIs to deliver continual improvement. * Inspiring and developing your teams to excel in both sales and customer service through exemplary leadership. * All controllable costs in your area. * Working with Regional Management to ensure company plans are enforced. * Implementing and overseeing Health & Safety plans across your area. * Ensuring scheduled compliance checks are implemented. * Building and developing relationships with existing and potential customers. The ideal candidate will have: * Strong Area Management experience. * Experience of active succession planning. * Previously worked from a blue-chip retailer or healthcare background for example Optical or Pharmacy background. * A demonstrable track record of contributing to profitability. * Previous P&L responsibility. * The ability to build relationships internally and externally. * Excellent influencing skills and the ability to make sound business decisions. * Experience of financial and competitor analysis, though this is not essential. In return, the Area Manager will receive a competitive salary, company car, mobile phone, laptop and a wide range of other benefits and chance to work with one of the largest brands in the UK high-street. If you feel you have the above skills and experience, please apply ASAP with an up to date CV quoting the reference Q93644. 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.