JOB TITLE: Retail Area Manager


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : Lancashire
Job Reference : 9463AH Job Category : Retail
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 25/03/2013
 
Salary & Benefits : £35000 - £43000 per annum + OTE £60k, car
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Retail Area Manager Lancashire £35k - £43k dependent upon experience plus achievable £60k OTE Must have previous fast paced retail Area Manager experience. The Role We are recruiting for an Area Manager to work within a global chain which is rapidly becoming one of the UKs leading retailers. This is a fast paced role which is ideal for someone used to an FMCG retail environment who wants to develop their career managing 10 - 12 multi-million turnover stores across the Lancashire area.


Job Description

Job Title:Retail Area Manager
Location:Lancashire
Salary:£35k - £43k dependent upon experience plus achievable £60k OTE
Must have previous fast paced retail Area Manager experience.

The Role
Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for an Area Manager to work within a global chain which is rapidly becoming one of the UKs leading retailers. This is a fast paced role which is ideal for someone used to an FMCG retail environment who wants to develop their career managing 10 - 12 multi-million turnover stores across the Lancashire area.
Main duties will include:
*Achieving and exceeding sales and profits across the area
* Planning store strategies to ensure the stores implement the agreed seasonal and promotional plans
*Coaching the Store Manager to maximise the potential of individual stores
*Identifying new opportunities to profitability expand business potential and feedback to Regional Manager
*Ensuring the stores are crewed effectively to maintain customer service standards
*Monitoring service standards in store using all available data
*Developing individuals within the business with the potential for succession.

The Candidate
You must have previous experience managing a retail area in a fast paced, high turnover environment in addition to a track record achieving KPIs and managing staff. You must have excellent communication, numerical and analytical skills and be able to work well under pressure and to strict deadlines.

The Company
Our client is the UKs leading sports retailer with further projects across Europe. They are committed to continuing this expansion through identifying and developing talented individuals to drive the sales potential of each store. In return for this dedicated work ethic the company reward employees with professional growth and excellent financial remuneration packages.

Bluefire Consulting are an employment agency working on behalf of our client.

Reference: 9463AH


Job Keywords

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Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Retail recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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