Assistant Store Manager

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.

Assistant Store Manager – Dulux Decorator Centre



Leeds East, LS7 1BT
£21,216 per annum

Assistant Store Manager - The Job



Eager for more responsibility and keen to develop your retail skills in readiness for your own store this role is for you. Join us and we will look to you to ensure the store maximises sales, exceeds KPI’s and continues to create a positive impression when customers visit. You will play a key role in helping DIY enthusiasts, contractors and professional decorators fall in love with our products. This will involve inspiring and motivating the team, managing stock levels and ensuring high visual merchandising standards. You will also support retail processes from budgeting and forecasting to H&S compliance. Important will be the desire to take advantage of our development training and build your retail management skills in order to take on your own store.





Assistant 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 188 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. 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?





Assistant Store Manager – Requirements



You will be an enthusiastic and commercially strong retailer who can demonstrate the experience and people skills needed to take on a larger role. Results orientated you are comfortable operating retail processes and systems, developing product knowledge and coaching people. With an eye for detail, you will also possess strong communication and interpersonal skills and understand the importance of creating a positive experience when customers visit your store. Key will be the ability to set high operating standards and deliver outstanding service levels that will encourage customers to shop with us time after time.



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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