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Retail Operations Manager

Job Title: Retail Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nottinghamshire, Nottinghamshire
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + BONUS+BENEFITS
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q101202
Contact Name: Quest Search and Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 12, 2016 10:17

Job Description

One of the UK's leading specialist retailers and suppliers of workshop power tools and equipment to the general public and trade customers alike is looking to secure an outstanding candidate to fill the role of Store Operations Manager.

The role will challenge you to own the day to day operational management responsibility for the entire store network across the UK.

In the role your duties will include:

  • Management responsibility for the maintenance and growth of retail store sales.
  • Optimising store performance by leading a team of Area Managers to challenge and develop store teams across the UK.
  • Representation of the stores teams at Head Office level
  • Be a key stakeholder on all projects that relate to retail and store operations
  • People Management including recruitment, coaching and mentoring, performance management, training and development of both Area Management and the wider retail team whilst supporting the development of training strategies and future retail innovation
  • Develop and implement excellent customer service practices
  • Maintain effective Cost Control
  • Manage the operational side of new store openings.

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Be a proven multi-project manager, adhering to deadlines and setting exceptional standards.
  • Be a self-starter with a proven track record of hands on Retail Store Operations management
  • Have the passion and enthusiasm to lead from the front with the ability to make things happen
  • Display effective people management skills to maintain good staff retention and motivation
  • Have the commercial skills to deliver a profitable and efficient operation
  • Be open to staying away from home / extensive nationwide travel

In return for your hard work and dedication you will be rewarded with an excellent base salary along with great company benefits, company car and exciting career prospects within a thriving retail sector

If you feel you match the criteria please apply with an up to date CV quoting reference Q101202

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.