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Retail Shop Manager

Job Description

Job Description

As the heart and soul of Greggs, our Shop Managers play a crucial part in the business. This is management at its most practical - as well as leading your team to complete tasks, you'll need to roll your sleeves up, get involved in food preparation, serve customers and make sure the shop is clean, well-stocked and welcoming. As well as this our managers are great at keeping a close eye on things like; wage controls, waste controls, training and customer service standards. With support from your Area Manager, how far you take your shop is in your hands! All our Managers strive to win the coveted Shop of the Year award - Could it be you next time?

Candidate Description

We are looking for a Shop Manager to join us in the Houghton shop! We are looking for candidates who can lead a team to achieve the ongoing improvement in our business and lead a team with a positive outlook and strives to achieve targets. This will involve training and development of your team and empowering them to build on their skills.

Our Houghton shop operates 7 days per week including bank holidays (except Christmas day). For this position, we need you to be available between 6am and 6:30pm Monday to Saturday, and 7am to 6:30pm on Sundays. Early & late shifts and weekend working will be on a rota basis.

You'll fit right into Greggs as a Shop Manager if:

  • You have track record as a supervisor or line manager and a CV bursting with customer service experience.

  • You have experience in a food on the go environment or within retail.

  • You have proven experience of using your skillset to develop a team of people.

Application Description

Houghton Le Spring, 36 Newbottle St 36 Newbottle Street Houghton le Spring DH4 4AB, Contact us at

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