Assistant Store Manager - Coventry

Switch Consulting Recruitment Limited
Bermuda Park
£20,000 per annum
31 Jul 2017
31 Aug 2017
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time

The Business

  • A Sunday Times Top 25 Employer with a culture focused on retention, development and progression of staff
  • A variety of progression opportunities with the majority of Store Managers being progressed internally from this role
  • A fun working environment with a significant focus on customer service to assist with the customer journey in Store

Assistant Manager

As an Assistant Manager you will support the Store Manager in leading, developing and managing store colleagues (approx 30-50 staff). This role is crucial and covers a broad remit that includes:

  • Raising the level of exceptional customer service
  • Sales floor management
  • Planning day to day duties and Rotas
  • Ensuring that the site delivers excellent services and achieve weekly Store targets
  • This role is focused on progression planning of staff, developing product knowledge and skills of your store colleagues, as well as driving a positive atmosphere in store

Assistant Managers also run the Store in the absence of the Store Manager. The role also has a lot of opportunities to go on courses within the business, working with the Regional Manager and GM to add to your CV and own personal development.

The Successful Candidate:

  • Ideally from a large retail site at a Team Leader or Assistant/Deputy level
  • You will be driven to succeed with a real focus on leadership, customer service and soft sales
  • You will have a proven track record of training and developing staff and driving service and operations standards to improve your site


  • £20k - £24k + up to 20% bonus and pension