Temporary Deputy Manager (Maternity cover)

Closing Date: Monday 18th January 2021

Full Job Description
We are looking for a Temporary Deputy Manager (Maternity Cover) at our Exeter Store to start as soon as possible.

About the Company
Russell & Bromley is a leading British contemporary fashion brand with a rich heritage that dates back over 100 years. We provide some of the finest and most desirable collections of women’s, men’s and children’s footwear plus handbags and belts through our 36 shops.
Being a family run business, we are passionate about our products, committed to our customers and determined to continue our success story. At the heart of that story are the dynamic and dedicated people who work for us and share our vision. Recognising the importance of nurturing talented people and developing their careers, it is our policy to promote from within the Company wherever possible. We continue to look for people who are driven, ambitious and want to be a part of our exciting future.

About the Role
The Deputy Manager supports the Store Manager’s strategic aims. In this role, you will be responsible for ensuring the team has the motivation and skills to provide the highest standards of work through effective coaching. You will be accountable for delivering results and building the stores customer base through active engagement with customers. You will ensure that your store and the products are immaculately presented, that workload is managed efficiently and in accordance with company expectations. You will assist the Store Manager with employee matters and nurture talent within the team.

About the Person
Applicants must have the relevant management experience for these roles
Experienced at leading a retail team
Proven ability to achieve targets
Organised and pro-active
Passionate about fashion
Able to build effective working relations
Can deliver the highest standards of customer service
Able to inspire teams and develop skills
Professional in approach with sound judgement
A keen eye for detail
We look forward to hearing from you. Unfortunately, due to the high number of applications that we receive, we are unable to respond to all applicants individually. Therefore, if you do not hear from us within two weeks of submitting your application, please take this as your application being unsuccessful on this occasion.

Contract length: 12 months
Application deadline: 18/01/2021
Job Types: Full-time, Temporary
Salary: Up to £21,000.00 per year
Work remotely: No