Store/Branch Manager

Job Summary


An exciting opportunity has arisen in a growing retail concern for the position of Store/Branch Manager- Retail. The role entails achieving set branch targets through efficiently and effectively utilising all material, financial and human resources. The role requires an energetic and dynamic individual who has an in-depth understanding of the retail sector and appreciation of the operating environment. This role requires an individual who is hands on and pays attention to detail. The Store Manager is expected to drive the store strategy and ensure that growth and profitability is achieved.


Duties And Responsibilities


 Establish practices and procedures for the daily operations that will ensure a stable, profitable and growing business.
 Participates in formulating and administering company policies, directing and coordinating all store departmental activities to develop and implement short to mid-term goals and objectives to meet business and profitability growth objectives
 Ensure conditions regarding the treatment of staff which is fair and in accordance with the country’s labour laws and Human Resources policies.
 Ensure compliance with all applicable laws i.e. licenses, health regulations etc.
 Supervise and assist all departmental supervisors in achieving goals and objectives set.
 Perform regular performance reviews of all departmental supervisors.
 Maintain an organizational structure that promotes fair distribution of work while maintaining maximum services to customers.
 Build and sustain relationships with suppliers and producers to develop effective product promotion.
 Determine staffing requirements and advises the HR department for the necessary processes.
 Perform sales floor work such as greeting and assisting customers, checking shelf stock and directing the restocking.

Qualifications And Experience


The ideal person must possess the following:
 A Degree/Diploma in Business Management or any relevant field from a reputable University or College
 Three years in a managerial position preferably two must have been in a retail sector.
 Experience of working in the retail industry is desirable.
 Experience in working with board of directors providing professional, accurate and strategic advice
 Must have a strong understanding of basic retail concepts.
 Must have an understanding of Human resource management concepts.
 Must have an understanding of various statutes governing the operations of a retail supermarket

How To Apply


Candidates who possess the qualifications and experience should send their detailed CVs to not later than 28 February 2022. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.