Deputy Store Manager - Shaftesbury Avenue

Location City of London
Discipline: Store Management
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Upto £28,000
Published: 19 days ago

​We are regarded as the trusted decorating and DIY retail brand in Central London, selling paint, tools, plumbing, electrical & woodwork materials throughout our 29 stores. As part of the Grafton Group we have the stability and support of a leader in the field of Building Materials & DIY Retail.

We have an exciting opportunity in our Shaftesbury Avenue store located near Tottenham Court Road Station.

Let’s paint the picture for you!

You will work along side the Store Manager, where you’ll coach, inspire and empower your store team to achieve their targets, honing your skills and helping to create an in-store environment that makes customers feel welcome and comfortable, delivering great store performance.

Our store experience and team cultures are vital to continue our strong performance and our Deputy Managers play a key role in making this happen.

You’ll lead the shop floor to ensure exceptional, consistent store standards and support the Store Manager in creating a great culture and environment.

  • Align with Store Manager to create a winning store culture

  • Support and take ownership of key store compliances including stock control, health and safety, people rostering & merchandising standards

  • Delegate store responsibilities to the rest of the team on the shop floor

  • Involved in people responsibilities – Recruitment, HR, probation/people reviews

  • Work with the wider business to improve the store brand within London communities

  • Accountable for the store when Shop Manager is not present

What key skills and experiences are we looking for?

You’ll have a great track record in managing and leading teams in a retail environment and a strong commercial mind, with a desire to progress your career further in retail management.

Organising and planning will be second nature to you – an interest in DIY is always handy!

How will we reward you?

On top of an attractive salary we have a comprehensive benefits package on offer click here to find out more!