Retail Store Section Leader

Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £25,750 pa plus competitive benefits package
Reference: MC / 14601
Type: Permanent
Sector: Other Business Support, Professional & Technical Support
Deadline: 17/10/2021

The company

The company is going through a sustained period of rapid business growth and success as they continue to win multiple industry awards. The business is built on integrity and values and has a unique offering and an exceptional culture. With sites throughout the UK, our client is well established and can provide fantastic career opportunities.

The job

Retail Store Section Leader required for a retail business based in Edinburgh. As Retail Store Section Leader you will report into the Store Manager and be responsible for a part of the store and leading a team to ensure the highest standards are maintained. Working closely with the wider store management team you will endeavour to deliver a fantastic service to customers, putting them at the heart of everything you do. Further responsibilities are detailed below.

  • Assist the Store Manager with Sales Budgets, KPI’s and departmental rotas.
  • Develop and lead a team and encourage contribution to sales and product availability.
  • Plan team rotas and overtime.
  • Deliver Sales through first class merchandising and product availability.
  • Train, coach and develop colleagues to provide excellent customer service.
  • Analyse departmental data to identify opportunities and risk in order to develop future plans of action.
  • Taking responsibility for departmental HR activities.
  • Deliver high store standards and operational statutory compliance.

The person

  • Strong commercial awareness.
  • Be a natural leader with drive and enthusiasm to deliver the very best results.
  • Experience in developing and leading teams in a retail environment is essential.
  • Flexible and adaptable to support the needs of the business.
  • The capability to work under pressure and be able to multi-task.
  • Experience in colleague management and colleague development.
  • Ability to effectively plan, organise and manage own and direct reports workloads.
  • Proven leadership experience with the ability to motivate others.
  • Ensure that brand integrity is maintained at all times.

If you have experience leading a team within a retail environment apply now for immediate consideration!

The benefits

£25,750 pa plus competitive benefits package


Mark Croston
Associate Client Director
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: Retail Store Section Leader, Reference: MC / 14601". Thank you for your interest.