Retail Area Manager (Furniture & Electrical)

  • Location

    Exeter, Devon

  • Sector:

    Retail Operations

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £33000 - £34000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Company Car

  • Contact:

    Grant Bevan

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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  • Consultant:


Retail Area Manager (Furniture and Electrical)


£30,000 - £35,000 + bonus + benefits + company car


A fantastic opportunity to join one of the UK's leading charity retailers as an Area Manager. Our client is a growing brand that offers their Area managers much more automony than with most high street retailers.


Retail Area Manager - The role:


  • Meet and exceed sales targets and increase profits.
  • Analyse all reports and commercial information available to help improve the performance of stores.
  • Ensure all controllable costs are managed and minimised, ensuring all expenditure is necessary and justified.
  • Identify current retail trends, monitor competitor activity, reporting and responding where appropriate.
  • Support the business strategy and implement new plans/ideas to achieve business targets.
  • Inspire and lead store managers to ensure impeccable standards are established and maintained in all stores across all channels, including administration, housekeeping, systems and operational procedures.
  • Liaise with the relevant department to rectify any stock issues or concerns experienced by the showrooms.
  • Ensure all stores are adhering to the company H&S guidelines and legislation.


Retail Area Manager - The person:


  • A strong retail background preferably gained within the commercial sector.
  • Previous multi-site retail management experience.
  • Proven experience of managing a team to include, recruitment, training, development, performance. management as well as motivating a team to achieve business objectives.
  • Experience of budget management and forecasting.
  • Experience of working to and achieving sales targets.
  • Some experience of administration / back office organisation is desirable.


If you have experience within retail management and are interested in working for a great charity who have a fantastic training and progression platform in place, please do not hesitate to apply today with your CV and covering letter!

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