WHM Recruitment Advisors: Assistant Retail Manager

WHM Recruitment Advisors


A well-established organisation in Port Elizabeth is seeking an Assistant Retail Manager to join their team. Salary is to be discussed in interview



Should you apply for this vacancy and your skills and experience DO NOT match the inherent REQUIREMENTS of this position, YOUR APPLICATION WILL BE IMMEDIATELY DELETED. Please ensure that you READ and understand this advertised position BEFORE sending your CV to us, or otherwise you will just be wasting YOUR time and ours

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Open shop each day and see to it that all safety procedures are met
  • Do preparation work in shop before officially opening for the day
  • Do walk about in shop to ensure everything is in order
  • Daily management of Cashier/Packers in shop
  • Deal with problems regarding employees and/or clients
  • Whenever problems occur with Cashier ring up regarding incorrect items, correct it through void with Retail Manager consent
  • Check and deal with short dated stock in the shop
  • Ensure stock rotation is done regularly
  • Check for any damages that must be replaced
  • Maintain and monitor shop inventory – ensure that there is always enough stock in the shop and on display
  • Ensure that the shop is always neat and tidy inside and outside
  • Do daily price checks to ensure that they are correct
  • Conduct regular audits of the shop’s physical and practical conditions to ensure quality
  • Ensure that all cashiers do cash ups before closing at the end of each day
  • Client satisfaction is of utmost importance – keep the client happy
  • Ensure that all health and safety requirements, policies and procedures are always complied with and prioritized

Desired Experience & Qualification

  • Experience within a retail environment or assistant management will be an advantage
  • Have a valid Matric Certificate & a tertiary Diploma will be an advantage
  • Knowledge of OHSA Act
  • Be bilingual
  • Be customer orientated and assertive
  • Be accurate and have attention to detail
  • Good communication skills & Interpersonal skills

Package & Remuneration

Salary to be discussed in interview

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