Retail Manager | Christchurch_NewZealand

  • Do you have 5+ yrs retail leadership experience?
  • Bring your passion for retail, customer service and people management
  • Huge growth & development opportunities across the business

Take on your next challenge in retail management with this leading  "Big Box" retailer with a tight-knit family culture focusing on customers!

Our client 
Is a well established large format retailer that has been supplying customers with the very best products for the last 50+ years. They aim to provide high-quality service delivered by skilled staff that value their customers and give honest, professional advice. Constantly evolving and growing its business direction this is a fast-paced family-owned brand that is passionate about its people and giving back to the community. 

What's on offer:
  • $80k - $90k+ depending on experience
  • A stable, positive and family-focused team environment 
  • Excellent support, training and ongoing professional development 
  • Generous staff purchasing opportunities
  • Opportunity to work for a leading New Zealand "Big Box" retailer  
The Job: 
As the next Retail Manager, you will be working closely with the other Retail Manager and the senior leadership team to drive the highest standard of customer service and effectively operate a successful store through market awareness, leadership and procedure.
  • Be accountable for all aspects of operational management of the store and provide leadership to the entire retail team
  • Monitor the store's performance against financial and non-financial measures, ensuring efficient and effective cost management against targets
  • Communicate the organisation's strategy or business plan, ensuring a clear understanding across the store
  • Demonstrate awareness of competitor movements and focuses on expanding market share
  • Ensure effective HR, recruitment and succession/development activities are maintained within the store, fostering a strong culture of high performance
  • Lead a culture of continuous improvement of health and safety performance through identification and managing all site and people hazards
  • Champions the provision of excellent customer service and satisfaction
You will have:
  • Senior retail leadership experience in large format/multi-site environments, ideally managing large teams.  
  • Proven experience in managing and mentoring staff including recruitment and performance management processes 
  • Proven experience in full end to end financial management of store operations
  • Strong organisational, and time management skills and be commercially astute 
  • A passion for customer service excellence
  • Ability to manage a varied and busy workload and work hands-on in a fast-paced environment
Roles like this don’t come up often, so if you are a commercial retail leader ready to take on a rewarding challenge I would love to hear from you. For a confidential discussion please call Stuart at 03 741 9606 or

Please note you must have valid NZ working rights and currently reside in NZ to be considered for this role along with meeting the above criteria.


Category: Multi-Site Management

Location: Christchurch_NewZealand

Work Type: Full-Time

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