Assistant Manager

£32000 - £35000


South East




Job Description

Assistant Manager - Department Store
Up to £35k

Are you a passionate, people focused Assistant Manager or Department Manager in Hertford who is looking to join a great company?

A rare opportunity, people stay in the business and the current Store Manager held this role previously. A vast range of products. Our client is locally known department store retailer who is looking for a passionate, vibrant people person to join their team in Hertford.

So what does the role of Assistant Manager involve?

  • As the Assistant Manager you will have the opportunity to shape your role, your team and the department
  • You will take complete ownership of your department's commercial activity to ensure targets are achieved and exceeded, whilst being creative and unique in the visual merchandising and display of your varied product range
  • You will inspire and coach your team within your department to support them in their personal and career development
  • You will be responsible for supporting the store manager in exciting events to engage the local community overseeing the marketing to ensure opportunities for business development are utilised

What qualities will you need for this role of Assistant Manager?

  • You are passionate about people and coaching others supporting their development.
  • You are an inspirational leader with successful assistant store management/department management experience within a branded retail environment
  • You are a focused and results driven leader who thrives on putting your own stamp on your department and team to better the store and its performance.
  • You are a creative individual who is always seeking new and innovative ways to attract your target audience
  • You will be able to give examples of a time where effective marketing and visual merchandising created positive sales/opportunities


This role offers a salary of up to £35,000 plus 33 days holiday and every other weekend off.

If you are an ambitious and driven Assistant Store Manager/Department Manager with a home retail management background who is looking for the next step in their career then please apply here!

This role is being managed by AdMore Recruitment limited, a leading specialist to the Retail, Hospitality and Consumer sectors providing support to our clients across the UK.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

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