We here in Excel Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Senior Sales Assistant or Supervisor who has junior Management responsibilities in their store and is looking to become a Trainee Retail Manager. Our client is a household name in Ireland and is a highly successful independent supermarket chain of stores. The store is one of the highest turnover independent supermarket stores in Dublin with over 120 staff. It’s part of a group of stores that has an excellent reputation for developing enthusiastic retailers.
For this Trainee Retail Manager job, we are seeking ambitious, flexible hard working and energetic senior sales assistants or shop Supervisors, who are seeking a career as a Retail Manager. You will be trained in all areas of Management, everything from organising a busy store, financial control, and man management and standards. Starting salary €25,000 – €30,000 DOE
The Job of the Trainee Retail Manager:
- Ensuring the store is of the highest standards, especially when it comes to merchandising and promotions
- Leadership by example in communicating with customers to deliver great Customer Service
- Supervising each department as required while motivating staff to drive sales
- Effective communication with senior management and junior members of staff
- Managing waste and stock control
- Adhering to health and safety regulations
- Working towards targets such as margin and KPIs
The Requirements for this Trainee Retail Manager Job are:
- At least 2 years working as a Trainee Manager, Supervisor or Senior Sale Assistant in a Grocery Retail Store
- A passion for grocery retail with a love for everything food
- Excellent leadership, organisational, communication and motivational skills
- Must be driven and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
- Must be able to mentor and develop staff
- Must have a proven track record in meeting targets and deadlines
- Must be dedicated to achieving a high level of turnover but also have a hands-on approach
If you are unsure if you have the right experience for this Trainee Retail Manager Job, or if it’s not right for you, please feel free to call me on 01-8148747 as I am always happy to have a chat about the various retail jobs we have.
Candidates will be dealt with in the strictest of confidence.