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Store Manager - Yorkshire

Job Title: Store Manager - Yorkshire
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Yorkshire
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SSP89640
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 07, 2012 19:37

Job Description

Are you a manager with a talent for driving sales who would love to combine this with your day-to-day role as a Retail Manager? A great opportunity has arisen with one of the UK's most respected sports retailers as a Store Manager. You must have great service skills and a sales focused background. This commercially focused multichannel retailer is going through a period of growth with some progressive financial results across ts Sports Equipment, Accessories, Clothing and Shoe categories. As the Store Manager you will be expected to: * Create a sales focused environment and drive a sales team. * Manage all targets and cost elements * Be a commercially driven manager who can influence range and merchandising to maximise sales return for the biggest margins * Deal with high value stock and minimise loss targets * Achieve the necessary operating, compliance standards and customer service levels to ensure that the business strategy for exceeding customer expectations is consistently delivered. * Display leadership and inspirational qualities on a team and a 1-2-1 basis. * Be IT literate, specifically in MS Excel & Word To be considered for the role you must have: * Extensive management experience, preferably from a sales based retailer i.e. Telecommunications, Electrical or Furniture retail * A hands-on manageent style and be able to work on your own initiative * A strong commercial understanding and track record of working towards financial & non-financial KPIs * A forward thinking approach to creating top store standards while providing excellent customer service * The ability to be a coach for your team as well as being a manager * Have a passion or interest in golf The role is ideally suited to a retail professional living in the north, west or east of Yorkshire. As the Store Manager you will receive a competitive salary, great bonus potential, a generous staff discount and will have the chance to progress within a reputable, entrepreneurial business. To hear more about this opportunity, please apply today with a current CV.