Assistant Store Manager

Location
Erdington, Birmingham
Salary
£14,014 per annum
Posted
29 May 2017
Closes
29 Jun 2017
Ref
Erdington ASM
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Role: Assistant Manager
Location: Supernews, Erdington (B23 6SS)
Salary: £14,014 per annum + Bonus
Benefits: An exceptional Benefit Platform with access to over 200 perks; including free mobile phone insurance, big brand discounts on major high street and supermarket shopping, discounted gym memberships, plus salary sacrifice schemes including childcare vouchers. You will also benefit from in-store discount, and uniform is also provided.
Hours: 35 per week
Holiday: 5.6 Weeks per annum (rising with length of service)

The Company

The James Retail Group is a leading independently owned neighbourhood retailer, operating around 100 convenience and newsagent stores across the central belt of the country. We operate Select Convenience branded stores, as well as Newsagent brands such as GT News, Supernews and Arden News; and can be found in locations varying from major shopping centres and transport interchanges to hospitals and your local high street.

We provide an extensive range of products and services from snacks and drinks, to your everyday grocery essentials; with certain stores also offering Post Office facilities. We also cater for your daily Food-to-Go needs; maximising your convenient retailing experience. Our well-known brand leading stores offer a first-rate service that is the envy of our competitors.

The Role

The James Retail Group is looking for a highly motivated Assistant Manager whose principal responsibility will be to assist the Store Manager in driving sales and maximising profitability and growth in-store. You will support the Store Manager in leading a team; ensuring maximum potential is achieved in line with Company standards. You will have accountability for stock, cash, merchandising, and in the absence of the Store Manager, will supervise the running of the store.

You will be required to be flexible with your working week to cover the store opening hours of Monday to Sunday, between the hours of 08:00am and 17:30pm, working 5 days out of 7 each week. In order to perform your role as Assistant Manager, you will receive an in-depth training plan with exceptional learning and development opportunities.

The Person

As an Assistant Manager, you must be results driven, meticulous, and above all, possess excellent communication skills to be able to deliver the first-rate customer service that is recognised in the community.

The Rewards

You will enjoy a competitive salary and bonus scheme, as well as access to an exceptional employee Benefit Platform where there is something for everyone; no matter what your hobbies or interests.

If you think you have the talent and ambition to develop a successful sales management career in an expanding company, and are eligible to work in the UK, please submit your application today.

No agencies please.