Assistant Outlet Manager 0517

Salary - £16,770 - £17,200 (FTE)

The UK’s no.1 students’ union is looking for a new Assistant Outlet Manager to join its busy & vibrant retail outlet – ‘Our Shop’.

The role

Reporting to the Outlet Manager, you will be responsible for duty managing shifts and leading a team of staff to deliver a safe and welcoming environment for all of our customers, ensure effective use of the Retail team to maximise sales and deliver cost budgets in particular:

  • Deliver outstanding levels of customer service at all times
  • Deliver Training in, and ensure adherence to all Health & Safety, Legalities & Standard Operating Procedures
  • Contribute to the financial sustainability of the outlet, including production of staff rotas in line with budgets and business needs

Your skills and experience

You will have substantial experience in a high turnover retail environment, including staff supervision and delivering results – both performance and financial - within agreed budgets and service levels. Be able to motivate and lead a large team of casual staff to deliver an excellent customer experience built upon a robust and thorough training scheme. You will be an enthusiastic and lively person, who is able to work well under pressure and has the ability to effectively delegate and prioritise work, and who genuinely has ambition to develop within the retail industry.                                              

Your benefits

You will work in an exciting and progressive environment and enjoy great staff benefits, a generous holiday package in addition to closure time over Easter & Christmas, flexible working hours and workplace pension scheme.


For further details and the full job description, please click HERE


Closing date:              11th June 2017 at 11:59pm

Interviews:                 27th Jun 2017

Start date:                  31st  July 2017 or ASAP thereafter


To apply please click HERE

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