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Area Manager

Location:
Bristol
Salary Details:
Competitive - Excellent
Reference:
1484
About The Role
Where you’ll be working:

As an Area Manager you will be responsible for 13 stores with a turnover of around £15 million. Covering the South Coast, South Wales and South West up as far as Gloucester, you will already be based centrally within the area, ideally in Bristol or Swindon.

What you’ll be doing:
  • Increasing sales performance whilst maintaining compliance
  • Managing and developing small teams spread over a large geographical area
  • Taking a hands on approach to inspire and supporting your teams
  • Undertaking recruitment, absence management & training
  • Ensuring our teams deliver excellent customer service
  • Controlling Costs
What skills and experience you’ll need:
  • You will have a proven track record of being a hands on Area Manager with a great eye for commercial and operational detail
  • Passion and enthusiasm to lead your team from the front, inspiring the vision and strategy of the business and delivering impeccable customer service through your teams.
  • Experience of driving and achieving great results and KPIs for sales and compliance
  • Commercial and business building skills to deliver a profitable and efficient operation through team engagement and team retention
  • The ability to plan and prioritise effectively to apply the relevant focus at the relevant time
  • You will be Microsoft Office proficient and a good communicator through all mediums and at all levels
  • A passion for our products or experience of working within a customer service focused environment
  • Due to the nature of this role a full, clean UK driving licence is essential
Benefits

What you’ll get:

  • Excellent Salary
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Company Car
  • Laptop and Mobile Phone
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Private Healthcare Options
  • Life Assurance
About The Company

Why Machine Mart?

Machine Mart are one of the UK’s leading specialist retailers of workshop tools and equipment to DIY and trade customers. With 64 stores nationally and over 38 years in business we are at the forefront of our sector and are supporting our continued success with new store openings through this year and next. For further information on our company and our product range, visit our website: www.machinemart.co.uk