Assistant Retail Sales Manager

OurTeam Ltd
Up to £20,000 per annum travel allowanc
12 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is the UK's leading supplier of quality Scandinavian outdoor clothing and bushcraft equipment including brands such Tentipi Tents, Fjallraven and Lundhags.

They are now seeking an experienced assistant retail manager to look after their shops in both Glasgow (3 days per week) and Edinburgh - Bruntsfield (2 days per week).

You should have a background in retail and worked in a similar type of retail environment. While it would be ideal if you have a background in this sector, more importantly, you have an interest in the outdoor industry. Training on the job will be provided.

As the successful candidate, you have to:

?Enjoy speaking to customers and thrive in sales situations

?Ensure the efficient day-to-day operation of the store

?Possess good merchandising skills

?Ensure compliance with all guidelines involved with safety, loss prevention and cash handling procedures

?Work together with the Manager to deal with staffing matters at the site

?Marketing of the Glasgow and Edinburgh shops as required and working hand in hand with the manager on each site

You will be long-term results oriented and able to look at the bigger picture, very confident in your ability to sell, with excellent customer service and communication skills.

As you will need to work independently at times, it is important that you are proactive, with strong problem-solving abilities and analytical skills.

This role will include some administrative tasks for the shop so you will have strong organisational skills as well as a proficiency in Microsoft Office and be able to handle their EPOS and stock management system.

Lastly, it is important that you are flexible when it comes to holidays and working weekends.

Salary: £20,000 + travel allowanc (working 5 days per week, as above 3 days worked in Glasgow and 2 days in the Edinburgh (Bruntsfield) shop)

If you would like to be considered for this role, please send your updated CV 

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