Store Manager, Leeds Area, £26,000 pa, plus benefits, 45 hours per week.
Who are Heron Foods?
Founded in 1979, Heron Foods is a food retail business providing its customers with high quality, low priced products. Since joining forces with B&M in 2017, we have continued with our ambitious and exciting growth plans, now with over 300 stores and new store openings month-by-month. Heron Foods offers excellent opportunities for development and progression as we always look to nurture our own internal talent. This an exciting time to join our business!
The store is yours!
As a Store Manager at Heron Foods, the store is yours! Clearly there will be guidelines and compliances to ensure that our customers can enjoy their familiar format, but once they are met the rest is up to you. With exciting new lines arriving every day, you will have the opportunity to be commercially savvy and positively influence your KPIs and to identify potential areas to capitalise on.
What makes a Heron Foods Store Manager?
We are looking for individuals who are experienced within leading and inspiring a retail team to ensure they are trained, motivated, happy and supported. You will ensure your store is fully stocked and merchandised to a high standard in order to serve your local community. Managing one of our stores is hands-on and you will be getting stuck-in on the shop floor for the majority of your day.
What do our Area Managers look for in a Store Manager?
Our Area Managers typically look for either an experienced Store Manager from within food or discount retail, but also for talented and driven individuals who are looking to move into this sector from another retail management role. They will look for someone with character and with the ability to communicate with individuals at all levels and with a flair for coming up with ideas and suggestions that can make improvements not only to their own store but potentially to the wider business. You will have a great work ethic and a passion to do well for your store and your team.
Why you’ll love being part of Team Heron
As a Store Manager for Heron Foods you can enjoy a competitive salary plus bonus incentive and unrivalled opportunities for development and progression. There are 30 days annual leave with accrual of additional leave for long service and a staff discount across both Heron Foods and B&M stores. Uniform is also provided along with a comprehensive training program, delivered by a bespoke eLearning system, a dedicated network of Training Managers and a Training team.
If you have the ambition and drive to succeed within a rapidly expanding business, we want to hear from you!
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Heron Foods reserve the right to close this vacancy before the stated closing date. Therefore we advise that you submit your application as soon as possible.
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