Furniture Buyer

Furniture Buyer

My client, a 100% Irish-owned furniture retailer, is seeking a motivated Furniture Buyer to join their dynamic team in Cork. The successful candidate will have strong commercial and trend awareness while supporting the buying function. This is a wonderful opportunity to join a highly reputable company that prides itself on value and quality.

Package

  • Salary €70-80k doe
  • Bonus
  • Agile working
  • Pension
  • Illness Benefit
  • Death in service

Responsibilities of this job include:

  • Responsibility in sourcing and building product ranges in line with current trends, while also meeting commercial requirements and company objectives, targets, and standards.
  • Analyse vendor and range performance to ensure sales and marginal requirements are achieved.
  • Strong industry and trend awareness with the ability to forecast and source both furnishings and accessories accordingly.
  • Communicate and negotiate with vendors for support in areas such as freight allowances, bulk discounts, merchandising, training, product information, and images.
  • Creating and maintaining strong commercial and business relationships with new suppliers, while also monitoring and maintaining existing supplier relationships.
  • Monitor industry trends through vendor meetings, trade shows, and trade publications.

Requirements for this job include:

  • Strong commercial and trend awareness.
  • Buying experience in a retail environment would be desirable.
  • Sourcing and buying experience within the European/UK market desirable. Experience with Far East sourcing is also desirable.
  • Highly motivated with a disciplined work approach and ability to complete tasks on time and to a high standard.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with fluent English.
  • Proficient IT skills (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint).

Aoife McCaul is handling the recruitment for this role in complete confidentiality. Please upload your CV below and she will be in touch should you have the correct experience for the position. For more jobs like this, please visit the Excel Recruitment website or call 01 871 7613 for more information. Unfortunately, due to volume only suitable applicants can be contacted.

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Store Manager

Store Manager – Cork

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 near Macroom, Co. Cork.

Our client is one of Irelands leading forecourt 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 Store Manager, looking to take the next step in their retail management career.

Salary: €40-€45k 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.

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Pharmacy Technician – Kinsale

Excel Recruitment are looking for an ambitious Pharmacy Technician to join a busy store in Kinsale, Cork.

Pharmacy technician role is Full time – Permanent job with a competitive salary.

Duties:

  • Ensure customers receive exceptional customer service
  • Assist the Pharmacist to accurately and efficiently prepare prescriptions and verify customer information requirements.
  • Operate within the most recent PSI regulations and guidelines on good practices for relevant services.
  • Maintain pharmacy inventory by checking stock levels, anticipating needs, placing orders, verifying receipt of orders, removing outdated stocks and ensuring team members are aware of shortages.

Must:

  • Be a great team player
  • Previous experience working as a pharmacy technician in a community based environment
  • Excellent communication skills with a strong work ethic.

If you are interested in this Pharmacy Technician job, please apply below to Barbara with your CV. All applications will be treated in strictest confidence or call 0877379636 for further information on the job.

Pharmacy Technician – Cork City

Excel Recruitment are looking for an ambitious Pharmacy Technician to join a busy store in Cork City.

Pharmacy technician role is Full time – Permanent job with a competitive salary.

Duties:

  • Ensure customers receive exceptional customer service
  • Assist the Pharmacist to accurately and efficiently prepare prescriptions and verify customer information requirements.
  • Operate within the most recent PSI regulations and guidelines on good practices for relevant services.
  • Maintain pharmacy inventory by checking stock levels, anticipating needs, placing orders, verifying receipt of orders, removing outdated stocks and ensuring team members are aware of shortages.

Must:

  • Be a great team player
  • Previous experience working as a pharmacy technician in a community based environment
  • Excellent communication skills with a strong work ethic.

If you are interested in this Pharmacy Technician job, please apply below to Barbara with your CV. All applications will be treated in strictest confidence or call 0877379636 for further information on the job.

Supervising Pharmacist – Cork Maternity Leave

Excel Recruitment are excited to be recruiting for Irelands leading pharmacy chain. Our client a dynamic and diverse place to work are looking for a Supervising Pharmacist in Cork city.

Location: Cork City

Hours: Full time

Contract: Maternity Contract

Competitive Salary on offer

Benefits:

Pension Contribution

Health Insurance

Maternity Benefit

Duties of the Supervising Pharmacist:

  • To operate the dispensary in accordance with all the legal responsibilities pertaining to the profession of pharmacy
  • To exercise all aspects of law, ethics and codes of practice as laid down by the Irish Pharmaceutical Society.
  • To provide a safe and efficient dispensing service to all customers in accordance with the companies guidelines.
  • To ensure the safe and effective delivery of medicines to all customers

Supervising Pharmacist must:

  • Must be 3 years qualified
  • Must hold a PSI approved Pharmacy Qualification and be registered with the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland.

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.

Fashion Store Manager

Fashion Store Manager

Here at Excel Recruitment, we have a fantastic opportunity for an energetic and ambitious Fashion Store Manager to join our client, a leading high-street fashion retailer for their Flagship store in Cork city centre.

We are seeking a fashion-forward Store Manager with a passion for retail who has the ability to think strategically, commercially, and operationally.

If you are an experienced Store Manager with an interest in sports fashion and seeking a new opportunity where you can continue with your retail management career, then this is the role for you!

Responsibilities of this job:

  • Use your commercial acumen to drive and increase store sales and productivity
  • Utilise commercial reports daily & weekly to ensure the store is set up to trade productively
  • Responsible for recruitment, coaching, and development of your team
  • Inspire, lead and motivate your team
  • Ensuring store visual merchandising is in line with planograms
  • Driving promotions, bestsellers, and new arrivals
  • Ensuring company policies and procedures are implemented

Skills and experience required for this job:

  • Previous store management experience in a fast-paced high volume retailer
  • Experienced in delivering excellent customer service and driving overall store performance
  • Proven ability to lead, coach, and develop a strong team
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Should you be interested in hearing more about this Fashion Store Manager job opportunity, please upload your current CV to the link provided or contact Aislinn on 018717604.

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Graduate Trainee Recruiter

Excel Recruitment has a fantastic opportunity for a Graduate to join our expanding team here in our Cork City Office.

This is an ideal opportunity for a motivated person wishing to take their first steps into recruitment where the possibilities for growth and progression in an award-winning recruitment company are endless.

Working alongside our industrial team – the successful candidate will gain a full 360 recruitment understanding and offer admin support across the entire process.

Salary is negotiable depending on the candidate’s experience

Key skills required for the job of Graduate Trainee Recruiter

  • A degree-level qualification.
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills and an ability to engage with people at all levels within the firm;
  • Ability to exercise sound judgement and decision making;
  • Ability to work in pressurised situations;
  • Ability to work in a flexible and agile way;
  • Excellent organisational and prioritisation skills; the ability to manage a busy workload and meet deadlines on a consistent basis;
  • A very high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Proficient in MS Office

Responsibilities of the Graduate Trainee Recruiter

  • Compose high-quality ads across a broad range of platforms to attract candidates
  • Identify, vet, and interview potential candidates to assess suitability for live roles.
  • Proof and edit CVs and applications
  • Manage CV database and carry out searches
  • Liaise with the Training Department to ensure all new hires are trained and inducted
  • Compliance
  • References checking
  • Attending networking opportunities and industry relevant awards ceremonies to grow your network of industry connections.

If you are passionate about people and have the necessary skills and experience for this Graduate Trainee Recruiter job, please attach a CV below for the attention of Richard Carey or call 021 2038450. All applications are treated in the strictest confidence.

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Graduate Trainee Recruiter

Graduate Trainee Recruiter

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Graduate to join our expanding team here in Excel Recruitment.

This is an ideal opportunity for a motivated person wishing to take their first steps into recruitment where the possibilities for growth and progression are endless. Working alongside our industrial team – the successful candidate will gain a full 360 recruitment understanding and offer admin support across the entire process.

Salary is negotiable depending on the candidate’s experience

Key skills required for the job of Graduate Trainee Recruiter

  • A degree level qualification.
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills and an ability to engage with people at all levels within the firm;
  • Ability to exercise sound judgement and decision making;
  • Ability to work in pressurised situations;
  • Ability to work in a flexible and agile way;
  • Excellent organisational and prioritisation skills; the ability to manage a busy workload and meet deadlines on a consistent basis;
  • A very high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Proficient in MS Office

Responsibilities of the Graduate Trainee Recruiter

  • Compose high-quality ads across a broad range of platforms to attract candidates
  • Identify, vet and interview potential candidates to assess suitability for live roles.
  • Proof and edit CVs and applications
  • Manage CV database and carry out searches
  • Liaise with the Training Department to ensure all new hires are trained and inducted
  • Compliance
  • References checking
  • Attending networking opportunities and industry relevant awards ceremonies to grow your network of industry connections.

If you are passionate about people and retail and have the necessary skills and experience for this Graduate Trainee Recruiter job, please attach a CV below for the attention of Emma Conlon. All applications are treated in the strictest confidence.

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Van Delivery Driver

Excel Recruitment is currently looking for experienced Van delivery drivers for our clients, a reputable, well-established FMCG company based in Cork City, for an ongoing contract with an immediate start.

Responsibilities of the Delivery Driver job:

  • Ensure customer orders are delivered at the designated time
  • Drivers must act as ambassadors for our client’s brand at all times while on duty, including while on the road.

Requirements of this Delivery Driver job

  • A full clean B class driving license for two years minimum is essential
  • Excellent customer services skills
  • Experience driving a vehicle similar to a Ford transit or larger required
  • Strong communication skills (both written and verbal English is essential)
  • Previous Retail Sales experience would be beneficial
  • Manual Handling Certificate (Training can be provided)

Fully flexible to work any day Monday to Saturday and any shift

How to Apply

If you are interested in the Delivery Driver jobs in Cork, or any other jobs on the Excel Recruitment website, please send your cv or call 021 2038450

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Barista Cork City Centre

Barista Cork

Excel Recruitment are thrilled to be seeking a Barista to join our client’s business in Cork City.

We are seeking a dynamic and charismatic individual, who has a background in coffee and a passion for delivering excellent levels of customer service. This job is perfect for an individual who has a passion for all things coffee and loves to meet new people!

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a busy café environment and further develop your skillset.

There is a competitive salary and flexible working hours on offer for the job

Requirements:

  • An advanced level of English is required
  • Previous experience in a similar environment
  • Barista skills, with a good knowledge of coffee
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Responsibilities:

  • Offering a high level of customer service
  • Ensure that coffees are prepared to a consistently high standard
  • To always adhere to health and safety guidelines
  • To ensure the efficient running of the shop each day

If this Barista job sounds like something that might be of interest, please contact Dylan today on 01 871 7664 or apply directly below. All applications will be dealt with in the strictest of confidence.

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