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Store Manager Designate - Cheshire

Job Title: Store Manager Designate - Cheshire
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheshire
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SSP90767
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
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Job Published: November 07, 2012 12:20

Job Description

Are you a manager with a great passion for driving sales and would love to combine this with your day-to-day role as a Retail Manager? If so, here's a great opportunity to join one of the UK's most respected sports retailers as a Store Manager. You should have a great service and sales focused background in order to excel in this role. This commercially focused, multichannel retailer is undergoing a period of growth with some impressive financial results across its Sports Equipment, Accessories, Clothing and Shoe categories. As the Store Manager Designate you will be expected to: * Creates a sales focused environment and lead the Sales team * Manage all targets and cost elements * Be a commercial 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 is consistently delivered * Display leadership and inspirational qualities on a team and a one-to-one basis * Be IT literate, expecially in MS Excel & Word The ideal candidate will: * Have extensive management experience, preferably from a sales based retailer e.g. Telecommunications, Electrical or Furniture retail * Be a hands-on manager who can work on your own initiative * Have a strong commercial understanding of working towards financial & non-financial KPIs * Be forward thinking with the ability to create top store standards while providing excellent customer service * Be seen as a coach as well as a manager * MUST have a passion or interest in GOLF This role would be ideal for a retail professional already in the Cheshire area. As the Store Manager, you'll receive a competitive salary, bonus potential, staff discount and will have the chance to progress within a reputable, entrepreneurial business. To hear more about this opportunity, please send your CV quoting the reference SSP90767.