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Area Manager - North East

Job Title: Area Manager - North East
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North East England
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SSP87715
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: SSP.16496.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: October 13, 2012 21:56

Job Description

A market-leading high Street Non-Food retailer is currently an experienced Area Manager to join its team. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring operational excellence within your team, to ensure that sales and profits are maximised. You will inspire and develop your teams to excel in both sales and customer service through exemplary leadership. The Area Manager will also be responsible for: * Driving performance in your area to achieve P&L * Working to KPIs to deliver continual improvement * 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 succession planning and manpower planning * Previously worked for a large commercial retail business * 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. If you feel you have the above skills and experience, please apply now with an up to date CV quoting the reference SSP87715.