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Shop Manager

Posted 2 weeks ago

First Choice are currently looking for a Permanent Shop manager for their client based in Antrim with an Immediate start.

Job Duties

  • Implement effective re-sourcing of staff and stock to anticipate customer demands
  • Source new opportunities for the development of the current product range where possible
  • Work in a collaborative and developmental way with volunteers, management and staff in the shop
  • Develop a culture of regular self assessment in the shop
  • Create and sustain an environment in which all staff and volunteers are motivated
  • Investigate and resolve all legitimate customer queries where possible
  • Maximise the financial contribution of shop and to meet the shop sales target by encouraging all members of your team to do likewise
  • Take full responsibility for the shop’s administration and accounting procedures, including till operations, daily banking, weekly accounts and any other administration duties as required in a timely manner
  • Essential Criteria

  • Minimum of one year’s retail experience (this experience can be gained in a voluntary capacity)
  • Demonstrable supervisory skills
  • Experience of achieving a retail weekly income target and working within set budgets
  • Ability to recruit motivate and to delegate to staff, placements and volunteers
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills
  • Able to demonstrate sound commercial awareness
  • Able to establish and maintain successful retail processed and merchandising
  • Positive and flexible approach
  • Must be prepared to travel for training purposes and meetings when required
  • IT Skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office packages
  • Ability to fulfil an appropriate level of travel to attend company training events
  • Ability to carry out manual handling as required
  • Desired Criteria

  • Experience of working with volunteers in a retail environment
  • Experience of developing community links to increase brand awareness
  • Experience of working with a Management Information System
  • More Information

    HOURS OF WORK:

    • Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm
    • Holiday Pay
    • Pension Scheme
    • Permanent Position
    • £16,840

     

    If you meet the above criteria or require more information please contact Aaron or Aimee on 028 25648477 or alternatively please send your CV to the link provided.

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