Vacancy

Store Manager,
Full-time

United Kingdom, England, Cambridge

Business unit: DP Marketing & Sales Unit UK and Ireland

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel is a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, with leading market positions and brands in countries around the world. We operate in a number of important market segments ranging from buildings and infrastructure to transport, industrial and consumer goods. We’re also the sector leader in sustainability and are number one in the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In practical terms, that means our sustainable solutions are in your lives, and those of your friends and family, every day. We’re the people that make it possible for you to do what you need to do.

Responsibility

Store Manager
Cambridge
 
Store Manager - The Job
 
An experienced store manager you are passionate about delivering a memorable customer experience and developing extraordinary retail teams. A leader by example you will instil a strong sales culture, control costs, manage stock, ensure impressive visual merchandising standards and create enviable levels of customer loyalty. You will motivate your team to help DIY enthusiasts, contractors and professional decorators fall in love with our products as well as exceed sales and service targets. You will use technology and analyse retail data to understand, interpret and act on KPI’s to deliver a high performing business. Under your expert guidance your store will become known for its knowledgeable people, great product availability and warm welcome.
 
Store Manager – The Benefits
 
We can only grow our business as fast as we can grow our people, so as part of the Dulux Decorator Centre team you will enjoy a competitive package and excellent training. In addition you will receive benefits including:

No Sunday working, Pension Scheme, Life Assurance Scheme, generous staff discounts, 25 days’ holiday, free uniform and incentive programmes.
 
Who are we?
 
With a network of over 190 stores across the UK, Dulux Decorator Centres is part of AkzoNobel, a Britain’s Top Employer company. We operate in a number of important market segments ranging from buildings and infrastructure to transport, industrial and consumer goods. We’re also the sector leader in sustainability and are number one in the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index. You can’t make a great impact like this without having great people. We want to be the best – to use our leading market positions to deliver a leading performance – and for that, we need the best. Is that you?
 
Store Manager – Requirements
 
You will be an enthusiastic and commercially strong retail manager with a proven track record of delivering exemplary results and building high performing teams. Comfortable working to targets, you will be skilled at operating retail processes and systems and know your way around a P&L. You will also be effective at budgeting and forecasting, skilled at reducing wastage and understand the importance of good H&S standards. Detail orientated you will possess strong communication and leadership skills. Key will be the ability to set high operating standards, achieve outstanding service levels and deliver customer loyalty. Important will be the motivation to take advantage of our outstanding personal development programmes and build on your skills in order to grow within our business.
 
 
Store Manager - How to apply

Before anything else, you’ll need to complete an online assessment. This will involve a customer service based situational judgment questionnaire.
If you’re successful, you’ll be contacted with a view to be invited to a face-to-face interview with a Line Manager.
 
Join us at Dulux Decorator Centres and you’ll join a team that takes a real pride in what they do – pride in our products, pride in our brand but most of all pride in our people.
 
To apply please visit our website via the link.


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Vacancy data

Organisation

Job characteristics

Closing date

December 13, 2016

Vacancy number

160008B0

Continent

Europe

Country

United Kingdom

State/Region/Province

England

Site

Cambridge

Business unit

DP Marketing & Sales Unit UK and Ireland

Job family

Sales

Hierarchy level

Management

Full time/part time

Full-time

Contract type

Permanent


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