Retail Shop Manager - The Edge Sports - Cork
Retail Shop Manager – Bike – Run – Swim and Endurance Sport Specialists
Cork City Centre
Based on experience
Permanent | Full Time
The Edge Sports Shop is Cork’s leading Cycle, Running and Swimming Specialist shop in Cork City. We are a local Cork based business stocking all of the main brands and delivering excellent customer service. Our staff are passionate about sports and we have a friendly, fun work environment.
This is a hands-on roll incorporating full responsibility for the day to day running of the shop. The Manager will be responsible for the success of a 3000 sq. foot Sports Shop specialising in Bikes, Running, Swimming and Fitness products.
Core Manager Responsibilities
- To have a hands on approach in running all areas of the shop
- To motivate, lead, train and develop the shop team (including acting as an excellent role model)
- To use your commercial awareness to drive and increase store sales and minimise losses (e.g. through theft, damage)
- To provide excellent customer service
- To maintain standards within the store and ensure stock is presented in the best possible manner
- To communicate with and report directly to Higher level management / the Shop Owners
- Active participation in Cycling and/or Running, ideally with a competitive background.
- Excellent communication, interpersonal and customer service skills.
- Strong Commercial Awareness
- Numerical proficiency and Attention to Detail.
- Minimum 1 Year of Management experience and Retail experience.
- Confident at picking up new IT skills and systems.
- The role is full-time, 5-days a week but flexibility is important and Saturday availability is essential.
- Fluent English language is absolutely ESSENTIAL.
- Inner Drive and the desire to constantly improve yourself, the staff team, and the shop.