Retail & Consumer Products

Deputy Manager

Full Time

Who are we looking for?

To fulfil this exciting role you will possess excellent Retail Management skills, which you will have gained within a retail environment, ideally within the outdoor industry.

You will also have the following qualities:

Exceptional customer service skills

Excellent organisational skills

Attention to detail

Effective verbal and written communication skills

Ability to challenge others to improve their performance

Skills to train and delegate effectively

Time Management Skills

AND ideally, you will have a passion for outdoor travel adventure.

About the role

The ideal candidate will use their past experiences to support the manager in all areas of the store management, engage the shop team in driving all aspects of the shop performance whilst maintaining our reputation for outstanding quality and customer service.

Main duties of the role consist of assisting the shop manager to:

Reach and exceed sales targets through assisting customers in the selection and purchase of merchandise.

Organise and implement store rotas and covering shifts and holidays thorough effective staff management.

Train and motivate sales staff on selling procedures to achieve sales goals

Organise the store merchandise standards and restocking merchandise to improve commerciality

Nurture a thirst for high levels of product knowledge within an outdoor retailer and a passion for sharing that knowledge.

What’s in it for you?

Having been retailing in the UK for over 40 years in the outdoor industry, we are able to offer an excellent pay and benefits package. Plus all of this:

Structured training sales and management training

Access to in-house e-learning modules

Clothing allowance

50% discount on our clothing

Contributions to a Pension scheme

Life cover based on salary

Weekly sales bonus scheme

Access to child care vouchers

Bikes through the government ride to work scheme

Employee Assistance Scheme

About the company

We make gear to keep you protected and comfortable in the world’s wildest places. From performance clothing to shoes and luggage we have created a range that is all you need and nothing you don’t. From our original and iconic “bags” to our latest innovations everything is built on the original design principles that were conceived around a kitchen table in North Yorkshire forty years ago. That is what still make us unique.

We just make gear that delights our customers and delivers on our promise.

How to apply

To apply for the role of Deputy Store Manager, please click on the Apply button and follow the short application procedure

Employment Type Permanent

Advertiser Type Agency