Retail Operations Manager - South

Competitive + Car
26 Sep 2018
24 Oct 2018
Mr Nathan Rackham-Wood
Retail jobs
Job Function
Food & Beverage
Contract Type
Full Time

Would you be interested in joining a successful FTSE 100 organisation, who are recognised as market leaders within their sectors. An organisation, which operates in over 50 countries in 50,000 client locations, but still retains a local presence within the community

A company that prides itself on not standing still and always seeking to innovate. We’re obsessed with the details and we’re always raising the bar higher, so we can make our clients’ businesses better.

Who are we?

We are the Compass Group.

ESS has been a market leader in the Defence and Government Services sectors for over 40 years. As well as providing quality catering, retail and leisure services, we offer a portfolio of superior and sustainable soft services, including: hotel, cleaning, waste management, security, event support and reception services

So, to move forward as an operation, we are always on the lookout for talented individuals, to join ESS – This opportunity is no different.

We have an opportunity for a Retail Operations Manager to join our team and manage our retail portfolio across the South, from Dartmouth through to Kent.

Main responsibilities

You will be responsible for the retail portfolio across 12 sites and will consist of brands like Subway, Greggs, Costcutter, Simply Fresh, Costa Coffee.

You will lead and drive the strategy of growth within the retail contract, work closely with the Contract Managers on site to implement the strategy to the team and ensure that improvements are implemented to maximise performance and customer satisfaction

Ideal candidate

The type of applications that we would be interested in seeing, is individuals that have a proven track record of working within £5million plus turnover, and demonstrable record of delivering success (sales) within a retail environment.

Experienced in the mentoring and development of staff, audits, profit protection, labour management and GP. Excellent interpersonal