Cotswold Outdoor - Store Manager Vacancy Jobs

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Retail Store Manager – Fort William
Cotswold Outdoor are looking for a Store Manager to join our busy and exciting Store in Fort William.
Our Store Managers are responsible for all aspects of the day to day running and sales development of a retail store, including the following:-

The Role of Store Manager

  • With the support of the management team, consistently drive excellent customer service standards and maintain strong visual standards in store
  • Monitor sales performance, identify trends/patterns and take action as appropriate
  • Lead and develop the store team, communicate goals and targets, plan and implement staffing rotas in accordance with budgets
  • Manage the recruitment, induction, development and training of all the team
  • Manage in-store processes to minimise stock loss and comply with all Company policies and procedures
  • As key holder, take accountability for the security of the store premises and property

The Requirements of the Role

  • Previous management experience gained within a retail environment is essential
  • Passionate about the delivery of excellent customer service with an understanding of how this drives sales and affects the bottom line
  • An interest in outdoor activities and or travel would be advantageous
  • Effective use of merchandising and sales reports whilst maintaining a hands on approach
  • PC literate – being able to manage and learn new systems such as stock control and rotas
  • Time management – being able to manage both your own time and your teams to ensure the store remains time and cost efficient
  • Decision making – be able to make decisions under pressure and be able to communicate these decisions to the wider team.

The Reward

  • Competitive Salary
  • Staff Discount
  • A comprehensive programme of product training and skills development.

To apply please attach your CV and covering letter and send to

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