Store Manager - Harrogate

Yorkshire and the Humber
Competitive plus benefits
19 Mar 2021
12 Apr 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Store Manager


Location:  Harrogate

Salary: £25,000- £40,000 per annum, dependent on experience 

Working hours: Full time (Weekend work is essential)

Experience level: Must have experience managing a large retail team

Team size: 50+


As Store Manager, you’ll be the force driving our store's progress, setting standards, inspiring staff and leading by example. 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.


Store Manager Responsibilites:


Ensure store opens and closes

Lead morning meetings, keep all staff informed and motivated

Manage lateness/sickness

Ensure store is clean & tidy at all times

Store equipment in working order and maintained

Till processes well managed

Be a presence in the store throughout the day

Available to talk to customers to resolve any issues

Respond and resolve any customer complaints on maze

Work with department supervisors to ensure correct stock levels and daily tasks completed

Work with instore trainer to deliver appropriate team training

Support team and resolve any issues staff may have

Conduct performance reviews

Ensure clinic diary and rotas are well managed including holidays

Report to directors with progress and any issues - weekly meeting


You’ve got solid experience as a retail 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.


Platinum Employer

This store is an accredited Platinum Employer, which means you can expect an exceptional employee experience every single day you work here. The Platinum Employer Scheme is part of our drive to become a famous place to work and stores with this accreditation have been verified on five key employer standards – Recruitment, Performance Management and Reward, Talent Management, Learning and Development and Employee Engagement.


If you are interested please click Apply as his vacancy will close once we have filled all available places. We therefore highly recommend early applications