Store Supervisor - Maida Vale

Location Edgware
Discipline: Stores
Job type: Permanent
Contact email: careers@leylandsdm.co.uk

We are regarded as the trusted decorating and DIY retail brand in Central London, selling paint, tools, plumbing, electrical & woodwork materials throughout our 23 stores. As part of the Grafton Group we have the stability and support of a leader in the field of Building Materials & DIY Retail.

A short walk from Warwick Avenue tube station station, If you are looking to progress your career through gaining skills and experiences to move into Retail Management then please read on!

Let’s paint the picture for you!

You'll be assisting trade and retail customers with all their DIY, decorating and building material needs, offering advice and guidance on a vast range of products and services. We are the specialists and our customers are loyal to our expertise and knowledge.

As part of the store management team you’ll be assisting with training and ensuring store processes around opening and closing, cashing up, stock counts run smoothly.

Our environments are very sociable and whether we're mixing paint, providing outstanding service at the tills, managing deliveries or keeping the store looking it's best we do it with enthusiasm, knowing our customers will keep coming back for the same outstanding service.

What key skills and experiences are we looking for?

  • Passion and desire to work in retail management – there’s natural progression into Deputy Manager roles!

  • Confident communication skills – You will be interacting with customers and colleagues everyday

  • Can do attitude - We work better together, going the extra mile every day for each other and our customers

  • Appetite to learn – The products we sell, mixing paint, our other in store services and store procedures – the opportunities will be endless!

  • Previous customer facing experience - Whether in a builders merchant, DIY or other retailers or hospitality

  • Flexibility – Our stores are open 7 days a week, with opening times generally 6:30am – 6pm with reduced hours at the weekends