Applying For:

Assistant Store Manager

Location: Colchester

Salary: £28,000 - £32,000 a year

Contract: Permanent

Company: Magnet

Hours Per Week: 40

Join us as an Assistant Manager and you'll become part of the Magnet family.

What you’ll be doing

You’ll work really closely with your Store Manager and the rest of the team to identify and maximise all opportunities for sales growth and make sure we deliver excellent customer service.  You’ll deputise for the Store Manager when necessary and always act as role model by displaying a can do attitude and creating a positive working environment.  You’ll get to know our competition well (understanding how our service differs) and provide support with any change initiatives plus support with recruiting, developing, coaching & managing all store colleagues to ensure they reach their full potential.

How you qualify for the role 

You’ll preferably have already worked in a similar sales or target focused role and if that’s been in the kitchen industry even better.  You should be able to demonstrate a proven track record in sales and be a great team player with good communication skills.  You’ll have the ability to lead and influence others and also be able take a flexible approach to working hours if needed (as our Sale periods get extremely busy!). Good IT skills are essential; with knowledge of Computer Aided Design (CAD) being an advantage.  You’ll also need a full UK Driving Licence and access to a vehicle.

What you’ll get in return

You’ll discover a rewarding team environment, excellent career and development opportunities, and a competitive salary and commission package.  Benefits also include pension and life assurance, 23 days holidays rising to 25 after five years’ service, discounts with various retailers and a generous colleague discount on our kitchen products.

Who we are

With over 200 stores we are the UK’s largest kitchen retailer and while our focus is on creating the perfect kitchen, our true passion is design. As part of Nobia, Europe’s leading kitchen specialist, we’re lucky enough to have access to the very best design expertise in the industry, ensuring our kitchens are always on-trend and built for whatever life throws at them.