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Store Manager - York

Job Title: Store Manager - York
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North Yorkshire, North Yorkshire
Industry:
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Travel + Bonus
Start Date: asap
Reference: Q97253
Contact Name: Quest Search and Selection
Contact Email: samantha.silva@questsearch.co.uk
Job Published: April 20, 2015 12:15

Job Description

A Store Manager role has come up for a lifestyle boutique brand in the UK. This multichannel, international business has nearly 100 + stores & is well recognised within the Apparel Leisure & Lifestyle sector.

The business is based on tradition and the company focuses on fashion, Home, leisure & Outdoor equipment with a really feel of providing exceptional service within a more boutique and 121 service environment.

This business is now looking for an experienced Store or Deputy Manager who can drive the performance & service through excelling store standards & key development of your people.

The role will report into the District Manager & here you will be in control of your Sales & conversions, Wages, Controllable Costs, Mystery Shop & Operational Standards. You must be able to drive a business at a more strategic level as well as being hand-on on the daily responsibilities in regards to leading your team in achieving and excelling on their results.

Roles & Responsibilities includes -

  • Driving sales
  • cost controls, i.e. payroll, productivity ratios a
  • Coach, train and motivate store managers
  • Recruit and induct all new member of staff
  • Be a brand ambassador
  • Provide 1st class customer service

This position would ideally suit -

  • A candidate who currently has Store, Deputy or Department Management experience within a fashion, or mixed goods fashion & home, department store or lifestyle retail background where exceeding sales through customer service is the no. 1 priority.
  • You must be able to demonstrate how you lead a store
  • consider yourself a brand ambassador.
  • Lead by example and through your teams.
  • You must thrive in working in an autonomous working environment where you can demonstrate working to pace & working to your own initiative.

In return you will receive a fun working environment, with lots of support and great benefits being part of a growing business! If you feel you meet the itinerary for this position; please send your cv quoting the reference Q97253.

We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.

Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.