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Area Manager - North

Job Title: Area Manager - North
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Phone + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q94983
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: SSP.98401.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: February 03, 2014 22:45

Job Description

This boutique, gifting retailer is looking for an Area Manager is to drive sales through implementation of compliance in stores, minimising loss & think strategically regarding the succession planning of your people to implement sales growth. With nearly 100 stores nationwide and ongoing expansion plans this award winning and entrepreneurial business wants like-minded people to continue their growth. The role will look after 25 stores in the North & Midlands and you will provide Line Manager Support for Store Managers and be involved with analysis of KPI's, controllable costs, store standards & operational audits and deal with recruitment, retention & disciplinary procedures. You must have Area Management experience from a customer focused retailer. You will need to be flexible on travel in the North & Midlands & live their key values of being creative, fastidious and flexible in your work ethic & consider themselves as a brand ambassador. You must be hands on in your approach, prioritise workloads, be innovative and ambitious with ideas, but still understand the importance of following and maintaining processes & compliance through your Managers & colleagues. You must thrive on working in an autonomous working environment, being a passionate, extrovert and driven person is also essential - personality and attitude is part of the business make-up! If this sounds like you, please send your CV and covering letter quoting the reference Q94983 . 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.