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What does an Assistant Retail Manager do?

Assistant Retail Managers will assist a retail manager in overseeing the daily operations of the store. Here are some of the key responsibilities and tasks that Assistant Retail Managers typically handle:

  1. Visual Merchandising: manage the layout and presentation of your shop so that all products are appealing to customers

  2. Customer Service: create a welcoming atmosphere in your store to encourage repeat business and customer loyalty

  3. Marketing & Sales: promote your store using various platforms including social media and collaborations

  4. Staff & Financial Management: keep your store on target and within budget guidelines based on financial reports. Aim to optimise profitability of the store whilst maintaining standards. As manager of the shop you will be responsible for hiring, training and supervising your team.

  5. Equipment & Stock Maintenance: Ensure stock levels are sufficient to meet demand, and oversee the maintenance of systems, updating and repairing where necessary.

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How much can an Assistant Retail Manager earn?

The salary of an Assistant Retail Manager in the UK can vary significantly based on several factors, including experience, location, industry, and the size and complexity of the projects they manage. Entry level candidates can expect to earn an annual salary between £18,000 - £25,000. Experienced Retail Managers, with years of experience and relevant qualifications can earn in excess of £30,000. per year.

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Who is Smith & Reed Recruitment?

Smith & Reed is a recruitment agency in Cornwall with experience matching Assistant Retail Managers with businesses and organizations across the UK. If you're looking for employment in the executive sector or you're trying to fill managerial roles, Smith & Reed recruitment can help.​​

Recruitment in Exeter

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Established in 1980, Smith and Reed have gained a reputation for supplying a quality recruitment service to a wide range of companies in the South West, providing a diverse vacancy portfolio for individuals seeking permanent or temporary work.

We take time to fully understand each client and candidate, ensuring that each role is the perfect fit.

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How many jobs are there in Exeter?

There are plenty of employment opportunities in Exeter for people with a wide range of different skill sets.

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What types of job opportunities are available in Exeter?

Exeter offers a wide range of job opportunities, including roles in healthcare, education and teaching, marketing, tech and tourism sectors.

Can I find remote job opportunities in Exeter?

Yes, there are a number of remote or hybrid job opportunities available in Exeter, especially in tech and digital marketing fields. Check with local employers and job boards for such positions.

Are there opportunities for part-time employment in Exeter?

Indeed, there are numerous part-time employment opportunities in Exeter, catering to students, working parents, and those looking for flexible work arrangements.​

What industries are unique to Exeter that I should consider for job opportunities?

Unique industries in Exeter include education, as well as marketing and tourism. These sectors offer specialised job opportunities worth considering.

Is Exeter a good place to start a career?

Yes, Exeter is a great place to start a career due to its vibrant job market, diverse industries and close proximity to educational institutions making it an attractive choice for many young professionals.

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