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Area Manager- South East

Job Title: Area Manager- South East
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East England
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q94633
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: RA.43617.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: December 02, 2013 16:16

Job Description

An Area Manager for the South East is needed to drive this home wares retailer forward. Reporting to the Regional Manager you will be covering 20 stores and you will be responsible for driving the profitability of this business by leading the in-store team under you with creative and commercial skill. Accountabilities Commercial Acumen - Use financial data to implement budgets, targets and control inventory for their area. - Agrees and influences the area objectives based on regional strategy. - Interpret financial results to monitor performance. - Uses agreed Company processes to achieve key performance indicators. - Identify competitor activity that may impact on the regions profitability. Develop and coach self and others - Creates a culture of continuous learning and development. - Agrees development plans to improve team and personal performance. - Demonstrates an inspirational approach to people management. - Drives own and others development to continually improve knowledge and skills. - Encourages team to celebrate and reward success. To be considered for this position you should have previous retail experience at an Area Management level and have a strong track record in people development and financial improvement. This retailer recruits on behavioural suitability so demonstration of success through your people is key. A competitive basic salary and benefits package is available for the right candidate. 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.