Careers

 

Retail Store Manager

Reporting to: Managing Director

Location:  Home Focus at Hickeys, Northside Retail Park, Coolock, Dublin 5.

Specification:

Home Focus At Hickeys are currently seeking a passionate and driven Retail Manager, with 8-10 years’ experience and a strong understanding of the retail business environment. The store managers key function is to maximise overall store sales and profit performance (as per targets set) while effectively motivating staff through personal enthusiasm, excellent personal standards and team working. 

  • 8-10 years retail management experience.
  • Love of crafting, dressmaking, soft furnishing and interior design.
  • Great communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent  administrative and organisational skills.
  • Strong commercial awareness with a Customer Service approach.
  • Merchandising.
  • People management.
  • Other ad hoc duties as required.

Duties:

  • Staff Management – Managing all staff issues including training, disciplinary issues, recruitment and appraisals, wage budgets. Create a weekly rota which maximises service and adheres to cost targets.
  • Administration – Management of all cash including till lifts, banking, floats, invoice certification, keeping time and attendance system updated, collation and presentation of records for Head Office. Ensure all procedures in relation to cash administration, health & safety, stock and merchandising are adhered to.
  • Sales & Customer Service – Achieving sales targets, monitoring and improving service standards, complaint management, till procedures, telephone answering.
  • Store Management – Monitoring the overall store to ensure high standards of signage, general housekeeping and hygiene, health & safety, security and store maintenance.
  • Merchandise – Management of stock ordering, stock levels, stock merchandising, product displays to ensure that Company Policy is maintained.

Applicants must be available to work weekends, evenings & bank holidays. 

Suitably qualified candidates should apply with a current CV to careers@hickeyfabrics.ie before Wednesday 29 March at 10am.

 

Full Time Supervisor 

Reporting to: Store Manager

Location:  Home Focus at Hickeys, Northside Retail Park, Coolock, Dublin 5.

Specification:

Applicants will ideally have at least 3 years’ experience in a busy retail environment including:

  • A strong track record in retail selling.
  • Love of crafting, dressmaking, soft furnishing and interior design
  • Great communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent  administrative and organisational skills
  • Strong commercial awareness with a Customer Service approach.
  • Merchandising
  • People management
  • Other ad hoc duties as required.

Duties:

  • Staff Management  - assisting the Store Manager with managing all staff issues including staff training and the rota.
  • Administration – assisting the Store Manager in the management of all cash including till lifts, banking, floats, invoice certification, collation and presentation of records for Head Office.
  • Customer Service – monitoring and improving service standards, complaint management, till procedures, telephone answering.
  • Store Management – monitoring the overall store to ensure high standards of signage, general housekeeping and hygiene, health & safety, security and store maintenance.
  • Merchandise – supporting stock ordering, stock levels, stock merchandising, product displays to ensure that Company Policy is maintained.

Applicants must be available to work weekends, evenings & bank holidays. 

Interested applicants should send their CV to northside@hickeyfabrics.ie