Store Manager

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Position: Store Manager
Employer: Giant Shoreham
Category: Shop Manager
Location: Sussex
Salary: Competitive dependent on experience
Reference: Shoreham
Date posted: Tuesday, November 7th 2017
Description:

The Bike Shop is dead – Long live the Bike Shop!

This flagship Giant Brand Store will also see the introduction of Cadence Performance services (www.cadenceperformance.com) including a new Watt Bike Studio and Pro Bike fit room from early 2018.

Cadence Performance is focused on offering services for cyclists beyond selling bikes and fixing bikes. We offer cyclists a local hub for all their cycling needs.

To thrive as location manager you will need to be an experienced cycle shop manager looking to work in a fast evolving, forward thinking cycle retailer in the country. You will need to love everything about the Giant brand and be open minded to promoting the store through ride outs, talks, book signings, bike fitting, maintenance classes and indoor classes for cyclists

You will need to show that you have the following:-

A “Can Do” attitude. Strong leadership skills An ability to motivate a sales team to hit targets. Deliver excellent customer service. Be able to communicate confidently with everyone from the founder of Cadence Performance, MD of Giant UK through to your part-time staff. Be highly organised and meticulous. Use social media and old school marketing to give the business a load voice. Have the skills to manage everything and everyone from Bike fitting to your part-time mechanics. Lead the store from the shop floor and remain hands on at all times. Keep the back office functioning smoothly.

This store manager will be responsible for a team of 5-10 staff including a busy workshop, Watt Bike Studio and professional Bike Fitting Suite. The store will be open seven days a week and the manager will be expected to ensure that it runs smoothly for the whole week. They will be responsible for planning their time and that of the rest of the staff effectively in this exciting location on the south coast.

In return for your management skills, hard work and commitment to the position you will be paid a good store management salary, have entitlement to a bonus scheme, cycle to work scheme and staff discount at the highest level from day one.

If you think you have what it takes to manage Cadence Performance @Giant Shoreham by Sea please apply via email enclosing a CV and covering letter to mike@cadenceperformance no later than Sunday 19th November.

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