Retail Assistant Manager - Bournemouth (RAM/SF/BOU)


£/annum + Commission

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- South West England -- Dorset -- Bournemouth

Job Type

03 January 2019

Brite Services are recruiting for a Retail Assistant Manager to work for a leading designer tile company based at Bournemouth. This position will involve assisting the manager with every-day tasks such as managing the retail sales team, and generating and processing sales. This is a full time position working 5 days over 7 (to include weekends) offering a competitive salary plus commission!

What they offer:

  • A contributory pension scheme
  • Staff discounts on products
  • 23 days holiday increasing to 26 days + bank holidays
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Accident insurance
  • Death in service cover
  • An annual flu vaccination
  • Additional holiday
  • Progression opportunities

Main Responsibilities:

  • Training, motivating and managing staff.
  • Assisting with opening and closing the store.
  • Monitoring and maintaining monthly sales targets.
  • Provide outstanding customer service, including serving customers, dealing with customer complaints, identifying/ recommending products to customers, and processing sales.
  • Continually developing product knowledge and identify areas in the product range where improvements are required.
  • Assisting with banking duties and store paperwork.
  • Ticket, arrange and display merchandise to promote sales. Take delivery of stock from the main warehouse and store appropriately.
  • Generating new sales through local businesses.
  • Recognising security risks and thefts, and promote a positive and conscious health and safety culture within the company.

Key Skills and Requirements include:

  • The ability to demonstrate excellent customer service skills and you should have excellent communication skills.
  • You will be responsible, organised, a team leader and a motivator.
  • You will have excellent IT and computer skills, and be numerate.
  • You should have decisiveness and be a problem solver.
  • You will have a willingness to learn and retain product knowledge and convey this effectively and accurately to customers.

A flair for interior design with previous work experience and/or studies in art and design would be a definite advantage, or be knowledgeable in aspects of DIY.

You will need a valid driving licence to be eligible for this role, and will need to be able to lift products.

We will be interested to hear from candidates who have experience in the following roles: Assistant Manager, Store Manager, Sales Assistant, Manager, Assistant, Department Manager, Branch Manager, Deputy Manager, Retail Manager, Service Assistant, Shift Leader, Area Manager, Account Manager, Brand Manager, Customer Advisor, General Assistant, Operations Manager, Product Manager, Retail Assistant, Retail Supervisor, and Sales Manager.

If you meet all or most of the above criteria then apply today! 

Contact information

Ben Sellick-Tague