ASSISTANT MANAGER – BRAND NEW STORE OPENING – FEBRUARY 2020 – EDINBURGH
Our client is the largest commercial redistributor of surplus food and household products in the UK.
They enable some of the biggest retailers, manufacturers, food service and logistics providers to unlock value from surplus stock, which may have otherwise gone to waste.
As an award-winning social enterprise, the operate a network of six membership-only stores – offering discounted prices, to individuals who work in the food manufacturing supply chain, emergency services or the NHS.
We are looking for a confident and experienced Assistant / Duty Manager to join the business in a BRAND NEW STORE, due to open in February 2020.
Supporting the store manager to run the store on a day to day basis.
To ensure your team delivers strong commercial results and to deliver a great shopping experience for all your customers.
The stores are fast paced, challenging and constantly changing environments.
Proven retail management experience within a fast paced retail environment.
Responsible for a multi million pound turnover store.
Delivering on KPI’s and profitability.
Ability to manage availability of stock.
Ability to manage, recruit and develop staff to achieve targets.
Control staff costs against sales.
Ideally you will be currently working as a Store Manager, Branch Manager, General Manager, Deputy Store Manager, Assistant Manager, Department Manager, Floor Manager, Sales Manager, Team Leader, Designate Store Manager or Deputy Manager.