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Business Area: Retail
Work Hours: More than 30 hours
Address: Unit 12, Long Causeway, Princess of Wales Shopping Centre, Dewsbury,
Salary: £9.52ph

Assistant Manager

Dewsbury 

£9.52per hour (depending on age)

Does customers service excite you?

Do you like working as part of a team and supporting each other?

Can you help lead and drive our business forward?

Are you good at juggling 10 bars of soap at one time?

If the answer to all of these is yes, and you want to be part of an expanding family feel company, then you might be just what we are looking for!

 

Still Interested? well keep reading ……

 

About the role

We are looking for someone who can manage a team that works together to achieve targets and provide a fantastic shopping experience to our valued customers. As an Assistant Manager, you will help the manager to lead and motivate a team to achieve sales targets, to control stock and meet high standards of customer service, display and hygiene. You will need to encourage a hardworking but fun environment in which your team members can fulfil their potential.

You will also be willing to roll up your sleeves and get involved with each area of the shop, including preparing food, serving on the till, making eye-catching displays and keeping the shop clean and tidy. You will be given plenty of support and training along the way.

Key accountabilities:

  • Deliver a swift and friendly service to every customer consistently
  • Achieve high standards to meet customers’ expectations
  • Support the Shop Manager to lead and motivate a team to achieve sales targets, to control stock and meet high standards of customer service, display and hygiene
  • Support and develop the team alongside delivering training
  • Responsible for running shifts throughout the week, cashing up and opening and closing the shop
  • Encourage a hardworking but fun environment in which your team members can fulfil their potential
  • Prepare food, handle money, use the till and keep displays vibrant and the shop clean and tidy
  • Work on the ovens, cooking pies, pasties and a range of hot food – when required
  • Upsell appropriately to customers to increase shop sales
  • Support profit protection through effective cost control

Skills, know-how and experience:

  • Proven track record of experience in customer service, ideally in a retail or catering background
  • Ability to retain and remember orders for an efficient and swift customer experience
  • Ability to multi-task and work as a team for the successful running of your stop
  • Efficient planning, organizational and numeracy skills
  • Leadership skills to inspire your team to deliver great results
  • Ability to be self-motivated and enthusiastic about Cooplands and our sales
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Minimum 1 year experience in management role, ideally in retail or catering industry

Benefits

30% staff discount

Performance related bonus’s – earn more when your shop hits its sales target

      

        28Days holiday (including bank holidays) to start, rising up to 33 days with long service

You will automatically join our pension scheme which is a great way to save for retirement and benefit from employer contributions and tax advantages

Shift Patterns

Hours: 30+ hrs pw between 7.00 – 5.15pm

Shifts: Monday to Saturday with occasional Sundays

Contract: Permanent

Are you who we have been waiting for? Apply today!

Closing Date 21st April 2021

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Unfortunately, due to the high numbers of applications we receive, we are unable to contact candidates who are not shortlisted for an interview. If you have not heard anything within four weeks of submitting your application, you should assume you were unsuccessful. However, we thank you for your interest in our company.

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Unit 12, Long Causeway, Princess of Wales Shopping Centre, Dewsbury,

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