Head of Retail - Albrighton

Job Type:
Job Sector:
Food, Beverage
West Midlands
£35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Salary Description:
Compass Group
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This is an amazing opportunity to join our ESS team at Albrighton. This is one of the biggest defence sites we have with 6 messes onsite along with a cafe, Costa, bar and Greggs bakery! 

As the site Retail Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing the day to day running of all of the retail units. In addition to overseeing a team of 40, 4 of which will be direct reports. This is a busy site and a great opportunity for someone with a background working in smaller retail businesses or is currently an Assistant Manager for a Pub or Restaurant, come along and grow your skills with Compass Group!
Job Description
Competitive basic salary, depending on experience 
40 hours per week, predominantly Monday - Friday, some weekend work 
New opportunity due to successful site expansion 
25 days annual leave + bank holiday and flexible working over the Christmas period 

Main ResponsibilitiesThe successful candidate will be responsible for:

Full P&L responsibility
Ensuring appropriate marketing, auditing and strategy is in place 
Managing the direct reports 
Completing audits to make sure the site is adhering to franchise standards
HR Responsibility for managers
Responsibility for all stock
Attending meetings, including monthly management meeting  to provide insight on the upcoming months' business strategy, results, issues and  successes for the month

The Ideal CandidateThe successful candidate will have the following experience: 

An enthusiastic individual with a passion for working in a retail environment
A minimum of 12 months experience managing a busy store based retail environment
Knowledge & experience of driving profitable sales growth
Good numeracy skills with the ability to analyse & interpret data e.g. sales data
Able to work flexibly in line with business requirements including attending off site meetings

About The CompanyESS Support Services Worldwide is the defence, government, offshore and remote business sector of Compass Group UK & Ireland. It provides food and support services to major companies and organisations operating in remote sites, defence, central and local government departments, police, prisons & offshore sectors.

Please note: This vacancy may close before the advertised end date.

Contact Details:
Compass Group
Tel: 0121 457 5000
Contact: Melissa Aucott

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