WHSmith Careers 2022 – Assistant Manager

Website WHSmith

Job Description:

We are looking for exceptional individuals used to working to Key Performance Indicators and driving sales to support the Store Manager with the day to day operation of the store to maximise profit through effective management of the team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performance management of staff – lateness, absence, poor work rate, poor service
  • Ensuring all staff deliver a professional, friendly service to all customers
  • Creating a customer service led culture which is always striving to improve performance
  • Play an active role on the shop floor with the team
  • Working with the management team to ensure store is fully compliant with pricing, promotions, legislation and landlord agreements
  • Deputise for Store Manager / Deputy Manager in their absence
  • Deliver a legal, safe and secure workplace
  • Work with the management team to maximise opportunities to drive sales and increase footfall
  • Drive the team to achieve both individual and store targets including sales, shrink, waste, cash loss and staff costs
  • Recruit, motivate & train the team to deliver individual and store targets, including average transaction value and add on sales

Job Requirements:

  • Proven experience of working to and achieving challenging Key Performance Indicators
  • Flexibility towards working hours
  • Previous experience of working in a customer focused retail environment
  • Previous experience of leading and motivating a team
  • Strong communication skills

Job Details:

Company: WHSmith

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Chelsea, MI, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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