Assistant Store Manager 

About Us:
Company Shop is a fast-growing, multi-award-winning business that collaborates with retailers, manufacturers and brands to unlock the potential in surplus stock. Founded over 40 years ago, Company Shop is now the UK’s largest redistributor of surplus products, saving over 45 million units of good food from going to waste each year. It is also the pioneer of Community Shop, its social enterprise that gets surplus food to the people that need it most. Across Company Shop and Community Shop, the group champions a profit with purpose model, delivering fantastic social, environmental and economic value to members, colleagues and clients. Our shops are dynamic and changing and we are looking for an individual with the skills and personality to deliver the opportunities that this business brings.

Assistant Store Manager:
As the Assistant Store Manager, you will support the Store Manager and the team to deliver a fantastic shopping environment for our customers. You will be responsible for maintaining high retail standards and develop the store team to ensure that our members receive the best service possible from engaged and motivated colleagues. Our team are the ambassadors for our business and enhance our brand through their enthusiasm and commitment. As the Assistant Store Manager, you will lead from the front in the running of the store and possess business acumen and, a ‘can do’ attitude. It takes a special kind of leader to respond to this challenge in such a diverse retail business. Having proven management experience goes without saying. We are looking for someone to rise to the challenge and help Company Shop in continuing to be a great success.

What do we want from you?
Experience – evidence of operating in a similar role within a grocery store
Focus – proven experience of delivering improving results
Leadership – demonstrate the behaviours that will ensure you get the best from your team
Coaching – display a coaching mentality to develop your colleagues and supervisors
Communication – excellent ability to communicate at all levels
Motivation - engage and enthuse your team to deliver the standards and service we expect
Inspiration – celebrating success, managing under performance and driving improvement in your team

Location - Company Shop, Renfrew

Salary - Dependant on experience

Hours - Candidates will need to be fully flexible to support the needs of the business