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Store Manager Retail

  • Sector: Sales & Marketing
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  • Job Ref: 17974

Store Manager required for well known retail group in Galway city.


  • Store Manager Retail required for well known retail group in Galway city.
  • Oversee general aspects of store management on a daily basis.
  • Key holding. Opening and closing Galway store on a daily basis.
  • Responsible for staff costs and weekly rosters for two stores (Galway & Tuam).
  • Responsible for achieving agreed sales targets.
  • Ensuring customer service is to the proper standard.
  • Deal with customer queries and special orders.
  • Recruiting temporary staff for the Schoolwear season.
  • Training temporary staff in advance of the Schoolwear season.
  • Responsible for health and safety issues.
  •  Monitor the online eCommerce platform to ensure website is up to date. Provide product details, images, and correct pricing to the website administrator.
  • Ensure online orders are picked and fulfilled in a timely manner.
  • Monitor competition to ensure that we are competitive at all times.
  • Liaise with Sales Manager to maximise sales and profit margins at all times.
  • Assist the store personnel in maintaining the stockroom in an orderly manner.
  • Be proficient in the use of the point-of-sale system and solve problems as they arise.
  • Authorise refunds and exchanges for sales staff.
  • Daily reconciliation of EPOS system and correct issues as they arise.
  • Manage team of 3 stores/stockroom personnel to ensure stores are operating efficiently. 
  • Liaising with stores manager to ensure deliveries are receipted onto the point-of-sale system correctly.
  • Manage the replenishment of the shop from the stores.
  • Plan and place the forward ordering of Schoolwear stock in October/November for delivery before the following Schoolwear season.
  •  Monitor never out of stock items and ensure repeat orders are placed in a timely manner.
  • Agree Advertising strategy with marketing manager and oversee its implementation.
  • Carry out any unforeseen tasks that arise from time to time to ensure the smooth running of the store.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Deirdre Moran.

091 706706