Assistant Store Manager

25 Nov 2016
23 Dec 2016
Customer Experience
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you have proven experience of managing a team within a fast paced retail environment? Are you looking to take the next steps in your career with a leading business? If so JoJo Maman Bébé are recruiting and are looking for individuals just like you!

JoJo Maman Bébé are a multi-channel retailer of maternity wear, babywear and nursery products; with 70+ stores in the UK and ROI. We have a thriving e-commerce presence, and a growing international trade department. From humble beginnings, we now employ over 700 people in the UK.

Due to our continued success and expansion, we are seeking to appoint Assistant Store Managers to join our stores in Blackheath, Muswell Hill, Crouch End and Richmond.

What we expect from you

As our Assistant Store Manager, you will work very closely with the team, ensuring they are able to perform in their roles and deliver the level of customer service expected in JoJo whilst being the main point of contact for the team. You will also:
  • Take overall control of the store in the managers absence.
  • You will be a great communicator with the ability to manage the concerns of the team and to discuss such concerns with the store manager in a courteous and respectful manner.
  • It is vital that all our customers are introduced to our multi-channel offerings, and you will work closely with the team to make sure customers receive these options at every opportunity.
  • You will perform most of the administrative duties allowing the store manager to concentrate on staff development and driving overall store success.
  • Working with the store manager you will ensure that the cleanliness and hygiene standards of the store are maintained.
  • Most importantly you will make sure that the team continues to work in a harmonious and respectful manner.
What we look for in you

The ideal Assistant Store Manager will have proven experience of managing a team in a fast moving retail environment. You will also have the following skills and knowledge:
  • You must be driven by exceeding customer expectations, focusing on their customer needs
  • Commercially aware, focusing on maximising sales and increasing profits
  • Able to demonstrate strong leadership and communication skills.
  • The ability to operate effectively within a progressive retail environment
  • Strong organisational skills
  • You will be a team player with a great commercial understanding of the market.
Assistant Store Manager Benefits
  • Incremental holiday entitlement, 28 days rising to 38 days p.a. (inc. BH)
  • Generous management bonus scheme;
  • Monthly store incentive schemes;
  • Area Manager monthly incentives;
  • Contributory pension scheme;
  • Childcare vouchers;
  • Cycle to work scheme;
  • JoJo saving scheme;
  • Great social events, including a subsidised Christmas party;
  • Staff discount with up to 40% off RRP;
  • Ongoing training and educational development initiatives.
In return for your hard work, you can expect to receive a competitive salary plus a range of benefits.

If you are looking for your next challenge as the Assistant Store Manager then we want to hear from you, please click APPLY!

No terminology in the advert you have seen is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we will gladly accept applications from all sections of the community.

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