Store Manager

Store Manager – Meath

If you wish to join an award-winning retailer, then look no further! Excel Recruitment is currently seeking a Store Manager to join our client’s team in Meath.

Our client is one of Irelands leading retailers and is seeking an enterprising and experienced manager who is keen to take the business to the next level. If you thrive in a fast-paced environment and have a passion for grocery retail this is the ideal role for you!

The ideal candidate will be a passionate Assistant Manager, looking to take the next step in their retail management career.

Salary: €30-€35k DOE

Responsibilities of a Store Manager role:

  • Take full responsibility for the day-to-day management of a busy retail store
  • Effectively manage staff and motivate them to meet and exceed KPIs
  • Analyse and understand daily, weekly, and monthly reports regarding sales, waste, and margins to ensure the growth and profitability of each store
  • Ensuring that all regulations and standards are met regarding HACCP, food safety, stock control and waste management
  • Reviewing staff performance regularly, creating staff rosters, and ensuring overall high standards of the store
  • Continuously thinking about creative ways to increase store turnover and grow store margins

Who you are:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent team leadership skills
  • Previous experience managing a team of staff
  • An ambitious individual with the capacity to drive sales and standards in store

If you are interested in this job, or any other grocery retail jobs on the Excel Recruitment website, please contact Hayley Rochford on 01 871 7648 or apply directly via the link below. All applications will be handled in the strictest of confidence.


Supervising Pharmacist – Athlone

Excel Recruitment are currently recruiting for an independent Irish pharmacy group around Athlone. As the group expands, their ethos continues; to provide great patient care.

Supervising Pharmacist

Location- Athlone

Shop hours- Mon-Fri ; 9:00-6:30, Sat 9:30-6:00. Closed Sundays & bank holidays.

Responsible for ensuring pharmacy is fully compliant with the PSI regulations.

Job role

  • Assist in the professional, clinical, ethical and financial running of the pharmacy in line with company and industry regulations.
  • Day to day management of the pharmacy and its team.
  • Set down monthly goals for the team members and incentives to motivate them
  • Create and organise health promo events and develop strategies to drive business.
  • Control the training and development of your staff, attracting, selecting and recruiting high calibre individuals.
  • Ensure merchandising standards and company policies are being met (floor, displays, stock control, uniform etc).
  • With the area manager review monthly KPI’S, take corrective action and approve agreed quarterly bonuses. Ensure store stay within budget (staff, stock, margin, overheads)
  • Optimizing and overseeing operations to ensure efficiencies of the store (paperwork, company returns, store rooms, staff area cleanliness etc)
  • Deal with problems by providing creative and practical solutions

About the store

  • Well established pharmacy, located adjacent to doctors surgery on the edge of town centre
  • Moderately busy dispensary, approx. 5,500 items per month
  • Flu vaccination service (training provided)
  • 2 experienced pharmacy techs & 2 OTC assistants
  • Approx. 15 Methadone patients, no needle exchange.
  • 90 nursing home beds.
  • Efficiently run dispensary using software to plan and disperse workload amongst the team.


  • 42.5 hour week (usually work 4/5 days alternate weeks)
  • Bonus scheme in place based on agreed KPI’s.
  • 5% escrow bonus paid out after 4 years or can be converted into a pension
  • 2 Saturdays per month. No late nights or Sundays
  • Free parking
  • Generous staff discount
  • Headoffice support for rota, policies, bulk orders etc.
  • 4 extra days with double pharmacist cover (to allow for paperwork catch up, CPD etc)
  • Budget for pharmacist training and travel expenses.
  • Budget for staff nights out and team building.

If you have the necessary skills and experience and are interested in this Supervising Pharmacist job, please apply below to Barbara Kelly in complete confidence or call 0877379636 for further information on the job.