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Store Manager - Ashford

Job Title: Store Manager - Ashford
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Ashford
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SSP89878
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: SSP.90988.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: August 20, 2012 20:07

Job Description

New store opening!! This well established department store is currently searching for a Store Manager for a new concept store. This position will see you taking responsibility for delivering the sales strategy along with running the shop floor, surpassing sales and service targets and other KPIs. A key part of the role is the leadership of your team through the engagement of your management team to ensure an excellent sales and service focus. You will be responsible for devising a clear sales and service strategy for your areas of responsibility that this is communicated accordingly! The key accountabilities include people management, training & development and succession planning. Alongside maintaining high Visual Merchandising standards and compliance & overall driving the floor commercial to hit profitability targets and manage costs in line with budgets whilst still performing world class customer service. This role will be suited to someone for a customer focused and high footfall & volume environment! The preferred backgrounds include homewares, fashion, or entertainment (this is only a seclection; its all about the individual!) where service is still at the heart of the business. Personality counts for a lot! Enthusiasm, passion, great communication and working to pace and someone who can create a buzz in store! If this sounds like you please send your cv quoting the reference SSP89878.