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Store Manager - Manchester

Job Title: Store Manager - Manchester
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q94142
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: SSP.58980.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: October 04, 2013 10:05

Job Description

NEW STORE OPENING!! Fabulous opportunity to join one of the UK's iconic retailer's with the flagship store in the North-West. This well established department store format is currently searching for an Assistant Store Manager for their new store opening before Christmas! The is an iconic brand and business and is looking for someone who can communicate and get the best out of their team and maximise the commercial return of their store. As the Store Manager, you will responsible for delivering the sales strategy on the shop floor by surpassing service targets and hitting all other KPIs. Responsibilities include - * Recruitment and selection of you people and have active succession plans in place * Leadership of your team through engagement of your management team * compliance & drive your team to hit profit targets and management of your Profit & Loss. * Providing first class customer service and a more theatre an experience leading a number of demonstrations in stores. * Work collaboratively with the Buying and the planning team for stock, promotions and new launches * Responsible for helping to devise a clear sales and service strategy for your areas of responsibility that this is communicated accordingly. * You will also maintain good visual merchandising standards, This role would be suited to a customer focused Manager with experience in a high footfall & volume retail environment. Preferred backgrounds for candidates include Department stores, Homewares, Fashion or Entertainment (this is only a selection; it's all about the individual!) where service is still at the heart of the business. Personality counts for a lot so enthusiasm, passion, great communication skills, working at a fast pace and creating a buzz in store are all highly sought after abilities. This is truly a one-off opportunity that would you would be genuinely excited and proud to work for. In return you will have the opportunity to work towards monthly and annual bonus as have an array of benefits including pension, holidays and staff discount. If this sounds like you please send your CV quoting the reference Q94142 . 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.