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Store Manager - Guernsey

Job Title: Store Manager - Guernsey
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Guernsey
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Relocation Package + Housing Allowance
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SSP87892
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 18, 2013 22:10

Job Description

One of the leading commercial players on the Channel Islands is currently looking for a Store Manager to work within one of its branded supermarket retailers. This is for a brand new store opening so is looking for an individual that can drive a new team and operation forward. The company works to be a main focal point of the community and to provide the service that its customers require. Working closely with the community, it works with local suppliers to be able to offer a large variety and choice. As a [Store Manager](/searches/store-manager-jobs) you will be operating one of its branded sites, managing the daily operations and the P&L and legalities of your store. The ideal candidate will have: * Store Management experience within convenience or small supermarket retail * A focus on measurable KPIs with both financial and non-financial targets * Experience of managing and leading a team * People management experience, including training & development, succession planning and staff engagement * Experience of managing and controlling stock levels * Previously acted as the legal compliant and be visually present in the store * Strong motivation, be highly driven and work well in an autonomous environment Also, relocating to the Channel Islands represents a fantastic opportunity and lifestyle that you perhaps cannot obtain in the UK: * Lower tax rate and social security (on average an extra 4-6k per annum compared to the UK) * As VAT has not been levied in the Channel, luxury goods have often been cheaper than in the UK or in France * Fantastic Climate & you can pop to France for dinner! In return, the Store Manager will receive full visa to work on the island, relocation costing accommodation allowance (reviewed after 12months), bonuses (profit related), pension, private healthcare and staff discount. They will pay for flight over & help with relocation of family members also. If this opportunity sounds of interest, please send your CV quoting the reference SSP87892. 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.