• Permanent
  • Fife

Connect Appointments have an opportunity for an outgoing and reliable individual with previous retail experience, to become an Assistant Manager with our fashion retailer client in St Andrews.

This is a full-time permanent opportunity, working five days a week (between Monday and Sunday); but operating off a 6-week rota, so you always know in advance when you’re working.

Opening hours of the store are: Monday to Saturday, 9:30am to 5/5:30pm; and Sunday 11 am to 4:30pm.

Combined with working beside a great team and support structure; you will benefit from a competitive salary negotiable based on your experience.

Working as an Assistant Manager, your duties will include:

  • Assisting and managing Retail Sales Assistants to ensure they assist customers quickly
  • Managing sales and inventory levels
  • Working on the shop floor, serving customers and providing excellent customer service
  • Assisting with the recruitment, training and development of employees
  • Managing and motivating the Retail Sales Assistants to improve the quality of their service, meet sales targets, increase sales and profit for the shop
  • Handling feedback, queries and complaints from customers
  • Analysing sales figures, making forecasts and managing the revenue of the shop
  • Organising in-shop events and other sales promotions
  • Providing reports to the Retail Store Manager or other senior individuals

To be successful in this retail role, you will ideally have previous experience in a retail environment, with desirable demonstratable management traits. Combined with the following:

  • Patience and the ability to meet deadlines under pressure
  • Excellent customer service skills and the ability to maintain a customer-focused environment
  • Willingness to work shifts of a specified duration
  • Ability to collaborate with different people and as part of a team
  • Outstanding communication skills, including written and verbal communication
  • Leadership skills to motivate the team of Retail Sales Assistants and drive results
  • Ability to use a computer and competency with the most popular software packages
  • Commitment to continuous learning and the ability to adapt to changing circumstances

Interested? Apply now or give us a call to learn more on 01592 802 541.

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JOB DETAILS

  • Sector: Retail | Sales
  • Fife
  • Job type: Permanent

MANAGING BRANCH

KIRKCALDY

Wing B,Carlyle House
Carlyle Road
Kirkcaldy
KY1 1BD

01592 802 541

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