Assistant Store Manager
Bravissimo is a dynamic multi-channel retailer which provides lingerie, swimwear and clothing for women who need a D-L cup bra. We want big boobed women to feel amazing and we aim to inspire our customers to celebrate their figures and feel good about themselves. We have 28 UK shops, most also offering our range of clothing, uniquely cut to accommodate bigger busts. In addition to our shops, the company has a well-developed ecommerce operation which accounts for 40% of the company’s £50m turnover. At Bravissimo we are dedicated to doing the best for our customers. We set ourselves high standards and are constantly looking to find ways to improve the things that we do. The company has won many awards for its products, service, entrepreneurial approach and originality, and for the last 11 years we have been one of the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies To Work For.
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Assistant Manager to join the Bravissimo team in our Solihull store. This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to join a growing business with a fantastic customer focus.
About the Job
The Assistant Manager’s role is about setting your shop and your team up for success, creating an environment where each customer receives the exceptionally high level of service that lies at the heart of the Bravissimo experience and they leave the shop feeling amazing.
You will take responsibility for the success of the shop, both the commercial results and the leadership and motivation of your team to perform and develop to their full potential.
Your ability to plan appropriately and attend to detail will ensure the smooth running of the store, whilst your initiative and commercial acumen will deliver further improvements to ensure that both customers and your team receive the Bravissimo experience.
We are looking for a well organised, experienced manager - a self-starting individual with excellent communication skills and a customer focused approach.
You will be a role model leading, inspiring and developing your team to its full potential. Full of passion and initiative, you should embrace change and continually strive for excellence, be proactive and plan ahead. You will apply a positive mind-set to every situation, willingly tackle difficult situations and readily confront issues, turning difficult situations into positive, effective results.
Previous management experience is essential, though not in the lingerie sector as full lingerie training will be provided.
If you think that you are the person we are looking for, please send a covering letter demonstrating your understanding of and passion for our brand; explaining why you would love to be part of our team and what it is about you and your skills that make you perfect for this position, along with your CV.
All applications must have a full covering letter in order to be considered