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General Manager - Jersey

Job Title: General Manager - Jersey
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Jersey
Salary: £35 - £55K Per Annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q89256
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 22, 2012 17:34

Job Description

A Flagship General Manager is needed for a Big Box retailer in Jersey. This retailer is the largest of its kind on the Channel Islands. This business is looking for a well rounded manager who is proactive in their approach and can work using their own initiative, running the site as their business. The successful candidate must have excellent coaching and leadership skills and be a manger that recognises the benefits of driving performance through their people. As Store Manager, you will be expected to: * Manage P&L * Drive sales through your people * Build and establish a customer base in order to grow the business * Train and develop your team to provide top customer service The ideal candidate will have: * Strong P&L management experience * Commercial awareness * Excellent leadership credentials * An ability to drive sales through your people * Good training and development capabilities A clear understanding of DIY or Garden Centres would be beneficial and all retail backgrounds will be considered. You must be a go-getter and someone who can identify external as well as internal opportunities. All eyes will be on this position as it is a pivotal store for the brand strategy. Please note that this is not the right opportunity for an aspiring Deputy Manager or Assistant Manager. In return for your hard work, you will be rewarded with a basic salary of circa £50k. If you feel that you are the right candidate, please apply with an up to date copy of your CV.