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Assistant Store Manager - Cardiff

Job Title: Assistant Store Manager - Cardiff
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cardiff
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SSP89879
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: SSP.88582.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: September 27, 2012 15:57

Job Description

This established department store is currently searching for an Assistant Store Manager in one of its new stores. As the Assistant Store Manager, you will be responsible for delivering the sales strategy through the running of the shop floor and surpassing sales & service targets along with meeting other KPIs. A key part of your role will be the leadership of the store 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 and ensuring this is communicated accordingly. Your responsibilities will include people management, training & development and succession planning, in addition to maintaining high visual merchandising standards and ensuring compliance, driving the team to hit profitability targets and managing costs in line with budgets. This role would be suited to a retail manager from a customer focused, high footfall & volume retail environment, with Central London experience desirable but not essential. Preferred retail backgrounds include homewares, toys, fashion and electricals where service is still at the heart of the business. Personality counts for a lot with this business so candidates who can demonstrate enthusiasm, passion, great communication skills, the ability to work to pace and create a buzz in-store will have a competitive advantage! If this sounds like you please send your cv quoting the reference SSP89879.