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Store Manager- Chelmsford

Job Title: Store Manager- Chelmsford
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chelmsford
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q95559
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 19, 2014 11:37

Job Description

A Store Manager is needed for a New Store Opening in Chelmsford. The store will be catering for the local Sports and Outdoors enthusiasts, so a passion for all things sporty would be beneficial. I am looking for a well rounded and commercial retail manager who is proactive in their approach and can work using their own initiative, running the store as they would their own 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-notch 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 All retail backgrounds will be considered but it would help if you had a passion for the Outdoors. Cycling, hiking, competitive sports etc. You must be a go-getter and someone who can identify external opportunities whilst keeping a close eye on your team in order to identify achievers and develop them internally. This is not an opportunity for an aspiring Deputy/Assistant Manager, as it is a newly opened store. In return for your hard work, you will be rewarded with a basic salary of between £24k and £27k with substantial bonuses and benefits. If you feel that you are the right candidate, please apply with an up to date copy of your CV. 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.