Assistant Store Manager
Posted on Feb 2, 2019 by Manpower UK
Assistant Manager, Portsmouth
You're probably already familiar with this household name paint brand and its adorable mascot, but have you considered working for them? If you're a people person with the drive to deliver excellent customer service, they've got just the job for you.
Their decorator centre in Portsmouth is looking for a new Assistant Manager. Working closely with the Store Manager, you'll support them with day-to-day operations, as well as the development, engagement and motivation of store colleagues, helping them deliver a great customer experience. You'll also take on an account manager role, forming close partnerships with key customers and ensuring they receive expert advice, exceptional service and a perfect cuppa every time they shop with them.
They're looking for someone with a positive attitude and the energy to get things done. Someone hungry to learn new things, who's keen to make something of their career, and finds fulfilment in seeing others thrive. An inspiring leader who isn't afraid of responsibility, and enjoys going above and beyond to make a customer's day.
Sound like you but don't know anything about decorating? Don't worry. You bring the passion, and they'll give you the skills.
Why work for this well-known brand?
They aren't just any employer. This reputable business does things differently.
They want you to enjoy your role and see you succeed, so offer a fantastic benefits package and all the training needed to progress in your career. Testament to how happy their staff are, they've been recognised as a Top 100 Employer, achieving Investors In People Gold for their commitment to the development of their people.
- No evening or Sunday shifts
- 25 days holiday
- Up to 50% off all products sold in store (including family and friends discount)
- A defined contribution pension scheme (they'll pay in double the amount you do!)
- Sales-based bonus schemes
- Flexible yearly benefits suite, allowing you to pick and choose additional benefits (e.g. 'cycle to work' schemes, discounted gym memberships and childcare vouchers)
More about the company
You will be working for a well-known brand that is part of a market-leading global business. They have the largest decorating store network in the UK and see huge successes year-on-year. They currently have over 200 stores, with more opening all the time.