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Assistant Manager

Colchester, Essex
£19,500 to £25,000
Job Type
2 Sep 2022

Assistant Store Manager - Colchester £25,500 OTE Competitive basic

Are you currently a supervisor ready to step up ? We currently have a fantastic opportunity up for grabs with a leading DIY retailer.

What you ll be doing:

  • Working with the Store Manager, you ll share joint responsibility for the day to day running of the store
  • You ll be leading by example, co-managing a small team of between 4 - 6 members of staff
  • You ll be committed to motivating your team to deliver a great customer experience as well as achieving challenging sales targets
  • With a commitment to offering honest advice, you will build rapport with customers, exceeding their expectations and reassuring them when they're bewildered by choice

What you ll need - skills and experience:

  • Proven experience in a retail customer service orientated or sales environment
  • Supervisory or junior management experience within a retail or field sales position, ideally in a hard goods environment
  • You ll have practical experience / knowledge of some or all of our product range
  • Proven ability to sell some or all of our product range
  • Proven ability to deliver excellent customer service to all of our customers
  • Proven experience in achieving sales targets
  • You'll be a confident, enthusiastic team player
  • Your personal skills should include accuracy and numeracy as well as basic computer literacy
  • You ll possess a high degree of self motivation and a can-do attitude
  • You ll demonstrate a desire to succeed both individually and as co-leader of the team


What you ll get in return for your commitment:

  • Staff Discounts
  • Healthcare Cash plans
  • A company pension scheme
  • Life Cover
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Role specific training and development
  • Proactive promotion of internal candidates
  • Paid Breaks
  • Free Tea & Coffee
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  • Job Reference: 702625992-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: CDH Search and Select Ltd
    CDH Search and Select Ltd
  • Location: Colchester, Essex
  • Salary: £19,500 to £25,000
  • Sector: Executive Positions
  • Job Type: Permanent