Showroom Manager

Website Ribble Cycles

Location: Clitheroe, Lancashire, UK

Salary: Dependent upon experience

Full Time

As part of our exciting development, the opportunity has arisen for a Showroom Manager to join our retail team at our flagship Lancashire showroom. The role will be responsible for the operation of the Lancashire Showroom and all aspects of it, including working alongside our interactive service. The role will be focused on sales and team management; with the ideal candidate possessing an entrepreneurial flair in driving our sales and pursuing local opportunities to grow the brand’s presence and establish the showroom as a prominent local bike destination.

Our Showroom format is a brand-led capacity, displaying our current range with a consultation area to guide customers through the purchasing process; this also serves as a flexible event space, allowing us to host events, training and screenings as appropriate, which the Showroom Manager will co-ordinate.

Working closely with the other arms of the business, your role will be focused on Sales, as well as offering expert support and advice pre and post-purchase. The ability to provide industry-leading sales and customer support is essential to the role.

We are seeking a natural leader, with experience of working in retail and using KPI’s to develop the team and location. Mechanical knowledge of bicycles is ideal, as is an awareness of current trends and developments within the industry. Having previous experience of product merchandising and POS would be a distinct advantage as you will be responsible for the retail standards in the store alongside the team.

Salary is dependent on experience

Essential Experience/Skills

  • Retail Management / leadership experience..
  • People Management.
  • Exceptional customer service skills, with a proven track-record.
  • A strong team player and self-starter, used to working collaboratively to problem-solve and provide exceptional service to our customers.
  • Strong technical knowledge of bicycles, ideally across multiple disciplines.
  • Exemplary written and verbal communication skills, with a keen attention to detail.

Desirable Experience/Skills

  • Prior experience of working within the cycle industry.
  • Working with sales-based targets, KPI’s with a focus on results.
  • New business development experience.
  • A keen interest in cycling.

About Ribble

Ribble Cycles is an established global online retailer of cycles, cycle parts and accessories. Cycling has been bringing people together at Ribble Cycles for over 100 years. For the last century we have inspired thousands of people to take to the open roads on our custom-built bikes and our team of expert, dedicated and committed staff continue to make this happen. Our award-winning range of Ribble bikes are all hand assembled at our premises in the beautiful Ribble Valley and sold all over the world.

Ribble Cycles is going from strength to strength and is in the process of implementing an exciting long term growth strategy that will further position the Ribble brand and business as a market leader in the premium bicycle market.

Interested? Please send your CV and a covering letter to Jobs At Ribble

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@ribblecycles.co.uk.

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