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Assistant Manager

Job Title: Assistant Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: York, North Yorkshire
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Reference: Q100580
Contact Name: Quest Search and Selection
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Job Published: November 28, 2016 10:29

Job Description

A premium fashion and lifestyle retailer are seeking an exceptional leader to join their expanding flagship store, based in the York area. This is a great time to join the store as it is growing its business, to be one of the brand's highest turnover sites.

Key responsibilities in this role will include:

  • Engaging and motivating your team to drive an excellent customer service culture, and continually seeking innovative ways to improve customer experience
  • Driving store performance and profitability, maintaining store budgets in line with forecasts
  • Effectively communicating the business vision and strategy with your team, setting clear goals, providing feedback and coaching to lead their development

Skills required for this role include:

  • Having a customer and people focused approach, with good knowledge of developing and implementing excellent customer service
  • Excellent communication skills with proven success of leading a strong team, and building positive business relationships with members of functional teams
  • Previous experience of managing in a fast-paced environment, ideally in a fashion led environment

This is an exciting opportunity for a committed and customer-focused retail manager, to join a prestigious fashion brand offering excellent salary, benefits and progression. If you're looking to step up your retail management career with a premium fashion brand, please apply with an up to date CV today quoting reference Q100580!

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.