Assistant Retail Manager - St James's University Hospital, Leeds

  • Job Reference: compass/TP/804572/77735
  • Date Posted: 7 January 2021
  • Employer: Compass Group Plc
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  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £22,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: up to £22,000 per annum depending on experience
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

The Assistant Manager will be responsible for developing a motivated, well trained team with the appropriate skills to deliver a profitable retail outlet whilst ensuring all budget targets are achieved. It's a challenging role without a doubt as the pace is fast moving and you'll be making decisions quickly, whilst still ensuring a positive impact on the business.

As the Assistant Manager you will be expected to excel in the areas of operational excellence, financial performance and customer / client satisfaction to achieve company and client objectives whilst operating within company policies, procedures and guidelines. Y

You will be a vibrant, engaging and enthusiastic individual that is able to manage all levels of staff and ensure that queries and issues are resolved effective and swiftly.

This role offers the great opportunity not only to work with the M&S brand, but also as part of a wider team alongside other amazing brands such as Costa, Amigo, Deli Café, Mondos and Proper Cornish so there is ample room for progression in your career as well!

Job Description
  • Up to £22,000 per annum depending on experience
  • Compass exclusive offers on PerksAtWork
  • Access to a wide range of programs to train and develop you
  • Pension contribution

Are you an experienced Assistant Manager in retail who thrives on ensuring the highest level of service to your clients and customers? Do you enjoy using your skills to create an exciting and successful working environment?  If this is you, we have the ideal role as an Assistant Manager in our M&S Simply Food unit based in St James's University Hospital, Leeds

Who you are:

A successful Assistant Manager needs to be able to think on their feet and have an energy about them, enabling them to motivate their team.

Retail management skills with an up to date knowledge on retail food trends is an absolute must for this role as is an excellent financial understanding - you'll need to be able to read a P&L inside out and back to front!

In any retail role, customer service is key so we would expect you to come to us with examples of how you have improved customer satisfaction in your previous roles. You will have come from well known, branded food retailer/supermarket to enable you to hit the ground running!

Who we are:

As part of Compass, you have the opportunity to work behind the scenes at sports and leisure events, oilrigs and military bases, and in the heart of schools, hospitals, care homes, client offices and boardrooms - some 6,000+ locations across the UK and Ireland.

We do it all and so could you. Apply now and join the family!

We are an equal opportunity employer, we celebrate diversity and are committed to building an inclusive environment for all employees.

Healthcare Retail, part of Medirest and Compass Group UK & Ireland, is passionate about delivering excellent products, standards and customer service to patients, staff and visitors in over 50 NHS hospitals around the UK through convenience and catering retail formats.  The portfolio comprises many high street brand franchises including Costa Coffee and M&S Simply Food as well as a selection of in-house brands.

Please note that we reserve the right to remove this advert prior to the advertised date, dependent on the level of response received.  You are therefore advised to apply at your earliest convenience.