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Business Area: Retail
Work Hours: Days
Address: Within Flamingo Land, Kirby Misperton, Malton YO17 6UX
Salary: Circa £25,000

Job Description

Shop Manager

Contract: Permanent

Salary: Up to £25,000 (depending on skills and experience)
Business Area: Retail
Work Hours: Full time 42.5 hours

Address: within Flamingo LandKirby Misperton, Malton YO17 6UX

Are you an experienced and passionate food retail Manager?

Are you ready to have something which is brand new and all yours?

You’re aware of Flamingo Land, right? 

Well Cooplands is joining the party and we’re looking for the leader for our fabulous, new shop… right at the entrance of the park…so please step forward!

So take a look at this….

Opening in a matter of weeks, we’re looking for a dynamic and forward thinking Manager to come in and lead the way.

This is a brand new role, with brand new facilities and we’re all excited and ready for the challenge…we just now need the most important part - the team!

Responsible for building this new team of c20 individuals and creating a hardworking and massively fast paced fun environment – we need an individual who is experienced in developing relationships and wants to put their previous food retail skills to use in a brand new concept.

Your duties will include:

  • Building, leading, motivating and developing a new team to achieve targets, to control stock and meet high standards of customer service, display and hygiene
  • Creating, developing and training a team to ensure each individual can fulfil their true potential
  • Building relationships and ordering and supplying other Flamingo Land food and beverage venues throughout the park
  • Working with the Area Manager and Cooplands Leadership team to identify and maximise opportunities for Cooplands within the location
  • Implementing the delivery of an exceptional, swift and friendly service for every customer
  • Planning and leading shifts throughout the week, cashing up and opening and closing the shop
  • Administrative tasks such as keeping all records up to date, staff training, rotas, payroll, health and safety and dates for stock rotation
  • Understanding and jumping in when necessary in preparing food, working on the ovens, using the tills and keeping displays vibrant and the shop clean and tidy
  • Promoting upselling opportunities appropriately to customers to increase shop sales and supporting profit protection through effective cost control

The successful candidate will have:

  • A proven track record of leadership experience in customer service within a retail or catering background
  • Efficient planning, organisational, numeracy and computing skills
  • Leadership skills to inspire the team to deliver great results
  • High standards and the passion to succeed
  • Problem solving skills and the ability to communicate with a wide range of different people
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Minimum of 1-year experience in a management role in retail or the catering industry

Benefits
30% staff discount
Performance related bonus’ – earn more when your shop hits its sales target
28 days 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 Pattern
Shift: 5 days per week Monday to Sunday hours between 6am - 8.30pm

Requirements:

  • Legal entitlement to work in the UK (e.g. Valid VISA or Work Permit for non EEC residents)
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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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