Fashion Enter Ltd - Assistant Shop Manager Apprentice

Job Title: Assistant Shop Manager Apprentice

Area of Work: Fashion Enter Ltd - Based in Fonthill Road, North London

Reporting To: Brand Manager

Job Purpose:

The main objective of this role is assist with the operations of the store and support the shop manager to achieve strategic short and long-term goals whilst learning to be a retail manager. Assume store accountability for sales, service, profitability and loss prevention. To achieve a store community that fosters creativity, inspires customers and other retailers within the Fonthill Road area. To engage with social media and marketing promotions to support the shop and support Junior members of the team.

Main duties:

· Maintaining the upkeep of the store with regards to health & safety / regulation paperwork for FEL and Islington Council

· Management & motivation of a retail team

· Staff recruitment & development

· Ensuring the store delivers premium customer service

· Driving sales to targets

· Understanding, analysis and development of store KPI’s

· Store merchandising including changeover of seasons and promotions

· Managing stockloss and completing inventories and liaise with accounts – complete WSS

· Engaging with other retailers in the FontHill Road area

· Manging the store and its sales when the Manager is not present

· Deputising for shop manager when required.

· Maintaining high standards of good housekeeping

· Receipt of deliveries and stock control sheets

· Manage the float and liaise with designers' brands on sales and returns

· Undertake social media and implement marketing strategies

· Attend meetings and represent the company at events, networking meetings et al.

· Other reasonable duties as identified by management


You will also need to have:

· Some retail sales experience

· Knowledge of the role of a retail manager

· Excellent people skills with a proven track record of supporting teams

· Strong organisational skills

· A passion for selling and customer interaction

· A record of commercial success & awareness

· Recognition of the importance of strong visual merchandising

· Clothing experience would be desirable but not essential

To apply submit your CV to apprenticeships@fashion-enter.com