Abantu Staffing Solutions: Retail Store Manager

  • Full Time
  • East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Abantu Staffing Solutions

Retail Store Manager


The incumbent, reporting to the Branch Manager, will be expected to adhere to the following key performance areas as
listed below:

Key Performance Areas
• Managing direct reports working in the retail shop.
• Organising and control of staff for the following areas:
o Receiving – Ensure compliance to receiving standards
o Stock management and control – Ensure stock is managed in the store accurately at all times
o Store Merchandising – Ensure all shelves are merchandised and stocked at all times according to retail
o Cash Control – Ensure cash and payments are balances on daily basis
• Stock is ordered timeously from all suppliers
• Driver sales and promotional activity to meet and exceed monthly targets
• Manage and create promotional activity programs for store
• Maintain shop and all equipment
• Managing the store in terms of opening and closing times and staff reporting to the incumbent
• Manage store as Profit Centre and ensure operation is profitable
• Facilitate accurate quarterly stock takes
• Manage shop staff payroll queries and inputs ( Leave and Timesheets etc,)
• To act as shop COVID19 Compliance Officer and the responsibilities thereof
To qualify for the position, you should meet at least the following criteria:
• Minimum Grade 12/NQF 4, Retail tertiary qualification would be advantageous
• At least two years proven experience in managing people, preferably in a retail and supply chain
• Strong planning and organising skills
• Customer Service orientated and how to deal with customers
• Computer literate – MS Windows and Office
• Unisolve system experience would be an advantageous
• Any food packaging, baking and butchery ingredients experience would be advantageous
• Valid driver license and access to own transport
• Excellent communicator at all levels
• Ability to work under pressure paying strict attention to detail
• Good standard of numeracy·
• Honest and required integrity to work with cash and stock.