Retail Store Manager Apprenticeship with Iceland

Recruiter
Iceland Foods Ltd
Location
70-78, Lowther Street, Carlisle, CA3 8DP
Salary
£461.63 per week
Posted
23 Apr 2019
Closes
02 Sep 2019
Ref
VAC001526383
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
September
Duration
Permanent
This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with leadership and management experience to build a career with one of Britain's fastest-growing, and most innovative retailers whilst working towards their Retail Management Level 4 Apprenticeship.
This is a 12 month apprenticeship and at the end of the programme you will move into an Iceland Store Manager position.

Salary - £24,000
On successful completion of the Apprenticeship Scheme your salary will increase to a minimum of £28,000

Day to day duties:
• Conduct weekly analysis on store sales and operations to identify areas of focus
• Drive sales through all available channels and marketing in store
• Continuously improve customer service in store with defined actions to improve
• Adherence and correct implementation of processes, policies and procedures in store
• Ongoing cost control to deliver all financial targets & drive company initiatives
• Manages team performance effectively
• Actively drives store talent programmes and internal development into management roles

• Takes ownership of implementing business decisions and effectively communicates them to the team.
• Regularly checks that customers are happy, challenging performance where appropriate.
• Enables the team to work at their best by monitoring, coaching, providing feedback, problem solving and communicating with pace and urgency.
• Manages the team's performance and drives results by leading the team.
• Seeks and takes action on feedback from others to drive personal development and business performance.
• Knows how they affect others and leads from the front as a company role model

• Presents change in a positive manner, ensuring everyone in the team understands what is expected of them.
• Develops effective business networks to have influential relationships with managers, peers and customers.

Benefits:
- Competitive Salary
- Staff Discount Card
- Childcare Scheme
- Iceland Spend & Save, discounts at thousands of the country's top retailers online

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

You must have previous management experience, preferably within a retail setting.

Personal qualities

Iceland are looking for candidates who:
- Have the drive and ambition to lead and manage a busy and successful store
- Take pride in themselves, their team and Iceland
- Provides focus to deliver what is required for the customer and Iceland
- Shares and encourages positivity in their team whilst knowing the reality of the current situation
- Drives pace and urgency in themselves and others

Desired qualifications

None!

Future prospects

A full time role as an Iceland Store Manager

Things to consider

The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early

For more information on the National Minimum Wage for Apprentices please visit https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates