Assistant Manager

Posted 2 February by Homebase

There’s never been a more exciting time to join Homebase. With our new owners, Bunnings, we’re changing how we do things and shifting up a gear, our Store Operations team are at the heart of this transformation. You’ll be the face of our business helping our customers and delivering great service to keep our stores running smoothly every day. By joining us at the beginning, you’ll be able to help us build the best home improvement and garden business in the UK and Ireland.

If you’re an experienced Team Leader, Assistant Retail Manager, Department Manager or Deputy Manager from a retail background with a genuine passion for those you work with and those you serve then this opportunity is one you should not let pass by. If you’re motivated by putting a smile on a customer’s face and enjoy working in a fast paced environment, Homebase could be the place for you.

What you’ll be doing as an Assistant Manager?

  • Lead, support, manage and motivate your store team to ensure that our customers have a great retail experience in our stores
  • Maintain the store to keep it full, clean and tidy at all times
  • Ensure the team is trained and qualified to perform their tasks effectively and safely

What will help you succeed as a Assistant Manager?

  • Previous experience of managing your own department or working as an Assistant Store Manager
  • Able to demonstrate true customer service skills
  • Eager to support and contribute to the wider team
  • Great communication skills
  • Work with energy, pace and passion
  • Good organisation and prioritisation skills
  • Able to demonstrate that you’re passionate about home improvement, gardens, DIY and enjoy sharing your knowledge with others.
  • Commercially aware
  • Excellent Team leadership skills

You’ll need to be flexible to support our busiest times, which can include weekday, evening and weekend work, as well as public holidays.

What's in it for you:

  • Team member store discount
  • Training
  • Excellent career opportunities
  • Company benefits
  • Flexibility
  • Discounts with corporate partners

Required skills

  • Customer Service
  • Leadership
  • Retail
  • Team Leader
  • Fast Paced Environment

Reference: 34050178

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