Lewisham, London (On-site)
£22820 - £27620 per annum + Excellent benefits
Job description

Retail Assistant Manager


Part time, Permanent, 37.5 hours per week

£22,820 - £27,620 per annum dependant of experience and inclusive of London Allowance + excellent benefits

Please apply as soon as possible, we may close the role early if we receive a high number of applicants.

Join us today as an Assistant Store Manager at our Lewisham store. Shifts will work on a rota basis, flexibility is needed to meet the needs of the business, however typical shifts will include weekends.

Do you have retail experience and are now looking for your next step? Are you looking for the opportunity to progress and develop your managerial skills? If so, we would love to hear from you.

We have over 1700 members of staff working across our network of 600 shops, with the united goal of having 3 out of 4 survivors of cancer by 2034. As the most successful retail chain in the charity sector, our stores raise more money for our cause than anyone else on the high street, last year bringing in £26.4 million pounds. In this varied role, we are looking for someone who is passionate about making a difference. You'll be hard working, happy to get stuck in, and have some experience supervising or managing.

Your Role...

  • Use your expert selling skills to assist the Shop Manager in maximising profit and hitting agreed targets.

  • Maintain customer service and care always.

  • Supervise and manage both paid staff and volunteers in the Shop Managers absence.

  • Hit processing targets by supporting the Shop Manager with processing and generating stock.

  • Aid the Shop Manager with implementing new processes in store.

  • Use you visual merchandising talents to ensure the shop is presented well, promoting commercial success.

Your Experience...

  • Experience in customer service

  • Exposure to managing or supervising a team.

  • Working to set targets.

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

  • Flexible and adaptable

What are the perks....

  • Opportunities to use your own creative freedom to produce exciting visual & design displays.

  • Developing your management skills

  • Gaining significant knowledge and understanding of retail operations and high street retail fashion

  • Working in an environment where your development is actively encouraged.

  • 25 days annual leave increasing with service.

  • Competitive pension scheme, season loan tickets, and deals at your favourite restaurants.

**This role is known as Assistant Shop Manager internally.

*** Owing to the nature of this position, any offer of employment for this role will be subject to a satisfactory basic DBS check.

We are implementing the necessary PPE and social distancing measures within our stores upon reopening to ensure the safety of our staff and customers. During the recruitment process, we will aim to carry out all our interviews virtually where possible for the safety of managers and candidates

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Posted on: 22 June 2022
Closing date: 22 July 2022 at 15:00
Job ref: R019537
Tags: Retail