Assistant Manager


Job ref: 13228

Job Type: Retail Management

Location: Centra Portglenone

Contract type: Permanent

Closing Date: 10 July 2022

Assistant Manager

Our people are the heart of our business. As our greatest asset, they make Musgrave a great place to work and in return we aim to be the very best place to work, grow and thrive.  We have an opportunity for an Assistant Manager to join our team in Centra Portglenone, 34 Clady Road, Portglenone, Co Antrim, BT44 8NG

Working closely with the Store Manager in the day to day running of a store, including the colleagues and assets. The successful candidate will also ensure the brand, sales and net profit are all delivered to target for the store and will deputise in the absence of the store manager, as and when required.

Daily duties will involve:

  • Delivery of excellent customer service and maintaining high standards within the store
  • Development and driving forward certain categories in store
  • Identifying opportunities to increase sales 
  • Ensuring the store adheres to Health & Safety and Environmental Health Standards
  • Completing sales and costs reports as and when required
  • Ensuring orders are accurate and submitted on time
  • Preparing staff rotas
  • Staff Management, including conducting Return to Work Interviews, Staff Investigations and ensuring full compliance to the Company’s employment policies

The ideal candidate will have/be:


  • At least 2 year’s recent experience in a busy convenience or supermarket retailing at Supervisor level within a sales-based environment with some experience of margin
  • Good working knowledge of all fresh food areas and an ability to support in maintaining an exceptionally high standard of operational efficiency throughout the store
  • Proven experience in the areas of stock control, people skills, cost control, rota planning, HACCP implementation.
  • Excellent attention to detail in store standards
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages


  • Further education in related discipline

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