Assistant Manager - Rutherglen

Assistant Manager

Location: Rutherglen

Contract Type: Permanent

Contract Hours: Full Time (40 hours per week)

Starting Salary: £19,240

VPZ are the market leading vape and e-cig retailer in the UK.  With over 150 stores across the country, and continuing to expand across the UK and Europe, we're now looking for someone special to join us in Rutherglen. Think you're up for the challenge?

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced sales and operations retail manager to join our team in Rutherglen.

What you'll be doing

As Assistant Manager, you'll be:

  • Working towards sales targets, sourcing new customers, constantly improving KPI performance,  encouraged to build a repeat customer base
  • Leading and managing the team from recruitment to performance reviews and training
  • Managing costs, margin whilst maximising every sales opportunity
  • Inspiring and motivating your team to deliver a level of customer service that exceeds all expectations
  • Coaching and developing your team members in all aspects of their role
  • Organised to effectively plan priorities and be able to respond to deadlines

Your experience

  • Experience in a management position and delivering exceptional customer service through your team, ideally within the retail sector or similar industry
  • Experience in maximising sales in an assisted purchase environment and managing productivity through effective rota planning
  • Strong leadership skills, with excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to cope with changing priorities, maintaining a calm and resilient work ethic
  • Able to work well under pressure when required. An opportunists who works with an entrepreneurial flare

What we can offer

Officially the "fastest growing Scottish private business” and one of the "Sunday Times Top 100 companies to work for" there are many reasons to join VPZ: What's in it for you? Lots! We offer our team job stability and a host of perks:

  • Competitive starting salary which will be reviewed after 6 months
  • Quarterly KPI related bonus + various monthly sales incentives/bonuses
  • Matched pension contributions
  • 28 days holiday entitlement
  • Paid breaks
  • Up to 50% Staff discount
  • Priority rates on Currency Exchange
  • Full in-house training, and continual development programmes
  • “Employee of the month”, “winners dinners”, “rising stars” awards
  • Fantastic opportunities for development and promotion

...and much, much more!

Training

Any pre-existing vaping/vape industry knowledge you might have would be beneficial, but not a requirement, as we offer full training.

We look forward to hearing from you, and look forward to you joining the team!

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Rutherglen

173 Main St
G73 2HF Glasgow Directions View page

Our values

✓ We put the customer first

✓ We act with professionalism 

✓ We work together

Already working at VPZ?

Let’s recruit together and find your next colleague.

email
@vpz.co.uk
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