Assistant Store Manager

Location Kildare
Discipline: Retail
Job type: Full-time
Salary: €30,000 - 40,000
Contact name: Fusion Retail

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Job ref: FR-RETAIL-KE-1
Published: 12 days ago

Assistant Manager required for Kildare store.

Main purpose of the role:
Ensure the store operates efficiently and effectively and provide our customers with the very best customer service in a clean, safe environment. To deliver on key store targets (sales and profitability) through effective management of people and operations.

The ideal candidate will have

  • 2 years` experience in a relevant position
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word)
  • Experience balancing cash/tills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good delegation skills
  • Highly driven with a strong work ethic
  • An understanding of how to achieve KPIs and targets
  • Commerciality and brand awareness
  • Passion for grocery retail
  • Thrive in a fast-paced working environment.

Main duties:

  • Set, monitor and achieve sales targets with the team on gross profit margin, net margin, waste and other KPIs as agreed with Store Manager
  • Implement planograms correctly and ensure the correct range is in place in store
  • Merchandise and present the store to the highest standard
  • Approachable and a role model who leads by example and encourages teamwork and fosters a positive attitude and atmosphere in the workplace
  • Ability to develop and promote good communication between employees and management in a safe, respectful and inclusive environment
  • Support Store Manager in the development and training of the team and in ensuring the smooth running of the store
  • Manage employee performance, giving regular feedback, recognition and encouragement
  • Deal with all customer queries efficiently, professionally and consistent with store policy
  • Understand achieving margins in all departments
  • Engage with new initiatives and embrace new ways of working.

Please apply with your most recent C.V for further details on this role and other Assistant Store Manager roles.