Store Manager

Location Galway, Republic of Ireland
Job type Permanent
Salary €30000 - €40000 per annum
Published 10 months ago
Start date ASAP
Contact Kate Skehan
Job ref RET-KS01_1575040940

Job description

The Client:

Based in Galway, our client is one of Ireland's leading convenience retails groups, with bright accessible stores in over 450 locations throughout the country.

The Role:

Ensure the store operates efficiently and effectively and provide our customers with the very best customer service and fresh food offering at all times 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/be:

  • 2 years` experience in a relevant position is desirable
  • 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:

  • Actively live the company's brand-values i.e. Proud, Energetic, Imaginative and Community-Based
  • Set, monitor and achieve sales targets with the team on gross profit margin, net margin, waste and other KPIs as agreed with 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.

In Return:

  • Salary within the range of €30K-€40K
  • Experience with a recognised leading retailer
  • Working in a friendly positive environment

This is an excellent opportunity for an immediate start within a very well established organisation.

For immediate consideration, please forward an up-to-date CV. Please note, interested applicants with previous experience must be available for an immediate interview.

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