Retail Area Manager
NIKKI’S GIFTS (PTY) Ltd trading as NIKKI'S: The Gift Shop is a growing retail chain consisting of 10 gift shops that offers “convenience gifting "- our slogan is "gifts for all occasions and celebrations". We are head officed in KZN where we have 7 shops. We currently have 3 shops in Gauteng (Benmore, Fourways & Victory Park) and plan to open more in the future. We are searching for a JHB Area Manager that will manage our JHB branches, both current and planned.
An ideal candidate will have previous retail management experience in addition to good people management skills, computer literacy, numeracy and attention to detail. A valid driving license is also a pre-requisite. Maturity, common sense, problem solving skills and sound judgement are also characteristics we will be looking for.
The job entails ensuring that the following are implemented, maintained and adhered to:
1. Cash Controls (floats balance to sales, cash is banked, discrepancies are identified and investigated etc)
2. Stock Controls (stock counts & checks, ensuring staff control & record stock correctly, shrinkage)
3. Shopkeeing Standards (e.g. shop cleanliness & neatness and order; ensuring shops have the necessary supplies needed for trade)
4. Staff Management (staffing, recruitment, training and day to day management of the shop staff)
5. Operations (ensuring the shops are kept trading for all trading hours, key control, resolving IT & security issues with head office support)
6. Merchandising (product presentation and display according to the business’ guidelines, execution of new launches throughout the year)
7. Customer Service (resolving customers concerns, queries and problems when escalated from stores)
If you are interested in the above role, please email us at email@example.com with JHB AREA MANAGER as your subject so we are clear on which position you are applying for. You will be emailed a link to an application form that you need to please click on and complete.
All candidates who answer all the questions will be considered. If however, you are not contacted within 3 weeks of completing the questionnaire, please consider your application to have been unsuccessful.
Many thanks, The Team at NIKKI'S
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