Retail Store Manager (Philpotts)

  • Job Reference: 103636
  • Date Posted: 13 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Easy Web Recruitment
  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: £23,000
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products
  • Job Type: Full Time Flex
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Established in 1985 in Chester, Philpotts have built a reputation of providing exceptional quality of food with an unrivalled variety of choice for over 30 years. Our highly trained staff lovingly prepare all of the food each day in our kitchens, from individual sandwiches & salads to complete meeting and events catering options for morning, noon & night, whether it be a breakfast meeting, lunch meeting or evening reception. With locations throughout the UK, we are committed to providing our customers with quality food and a high standard of customer service.

Job Purpose:

To drive the business forwards by developing a great team focused on delivering the best customer experience for both corporate and walk in customers, exceeding profit targets through creating a culture of continual improvement, spending wisely and building strong local relationships.

Retail Store Manager Responsibilities:

  • To achieve sales targets for both corporate and walk in sales
  • To building strong local relationships with businesses to be the first thought destination for event catering
  • To benchmark own store against local competitors and to share challenges and successes with the business
  • To maintain and support a motivated and empowered team through a positive and open leadership style
  • To continually develop own and team skills through training and other relevant activity
  • To use relevant processes and policies to control the security of people, stock and cash
  • To ensure compliance with relevant legislation and health and food safety
  • Control of costs in line with agreed targets
  • Adherence to cash and stock control policies, ensuring and assisting others to do the same

Retail Store Manager Requirements:

  • Previous management experience in a food service/catering environment (or similar)
  • An understanding of budgets & targets and the ability to assist in working to deliver and improve them.
  • Full understanding of health and food safety and legislative responsibilities of a retail environment
  • Strong experience of team development and business development
  • Ability to generate ideas for driving the business and it’s team forward
  • Ability to lead and motivate teams
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to build strong working relationships
  • Previous cash handling experience
  • Expert in a customer facing role
  • Ability to use logical and creative thinking to solve problems and make decisions

Location: Bristol
Department: Retail Bakery - Philpotts
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: Full Time, 40 hours a week, Between 6am & 4pm Mon-Fri
Salary: c£23,000 p/a dependent on experience

Closing date for applications: 12th November 2021

You may have experience of the following: Retail Manager, Assistant Store Manager, Retail, Convenience, FMCG, Food, Retail Management, Business Development, Food Service, Convenience Store, Store Manager, Retail Manager, Branch Manager, etc.

Ref: 103 636