Store Manager - Southampton
Salary: Competitive basic dependent on experience
Working hours: Full Time (40 hours)
Experience level: You MUST have previous optics experience in a management position
The key to a glittering retail career? Clear vision.
Specsavers began more than 35 years ago with the vision of two optometrists, Doug and Mary Perkins, who set out to provide best-value eyecare to everybody. Their passion for optometry has led Specsavers to become the largest privately-owned optical group in the world, delivering high-quality, and affordable optical and hearing care in 10 countries. And it continues to shape the lives and experience of thousands of colleagues who are developing their careers with us across the globe. We are proud of how far we’ve come as a business, now we want to see you grow with us too.
As Store Manager in Southampton, you’ll be the force driving our store's progress, setting standards, inspiring staff and leading by example. For close to 35 years, Specsavers has become the UK’s number one provider of professional eyecare. We know this achievement is partly down to the leadership and vision of our Managers. So we take their career development very seriously indeed. Thanks to our size and scale we can reward you with the chance to excel and advance. Why not discover the opportunities for yourself?
You’ll manage store operations, ensuring that customer care is nothing less than excellent – and that financial goals are met. This may mean developing commercial opportunities through PR and marketing. An expert team leader who lives our values, you’ll make sure your people feel keen, enthused and free to make suggestions.
You’ve got solid experience in the optical industry as an Assistant Manager. So you know exactly what a superb store looks like. You’ll work to this ideal, raising aspirations and standards; so the whole team strives for excellence. Leadership skills are crucial. You’ll need to be approachable and supportive but also persuasive and convincing. On top of this, you’ll need strong commercial acumen and an organised approach. If you’re as passionate about what you do as we are, you’ll soon be on the road to even bigger and better things.
For more information or to apply, please contact George Coleing at Specsavers Recruitment Service on 01566 770 223 or email George.firstname.lastname@example.org