Store Manager, Washington - Job ID 158

Salary: £Dependent upon experience

Posted on: 12/06/2018

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Company Shop, Washington


Store Manager, Washington - Job ID 158

About Us:

Company Shop is a fast-growing, multi-award-winning business that collaborates with retailers, manufacturers and brands to unlock the potential in surplus stock. Founded over 40 years ago, Company Shop is now the UK’s largest redistributor of surplus products, saving over 45 million units of good food from going to waste each year. It is also the pioneer of Community Shop, its social enterprise that gets surplus food to the people that need it most. Across Company Shop and Community Shop, the group champions a profit with purpose model, delivering fantastic social, environmental and economic value to members, colleagues and clients.

Store Manager:

As the Store Manager, you will head up the team to drive and sustain delivery of a fantastic shopping environment for our customers. You will be responsible for maintaining high retail standards and develop the store team to ensure that our members receive the best service possible from engaged and motivated colleagues. Be accountable for delivering the stores sales targets and KPI’s. This will be achieved through innovative merchandising ideas and other initiatives. Our team are the ambassadors for our business and enhance our brand through their enthusiasm and commitment. As the Store Manager, you will possess business acumen and, with a ‘can do’ attitude, and lead from the front in the running of the store. It takes a special kind of leader to respond to this challenge in such a diverse retail business. Having proven management experience goes without saying. We are looking for someone to rise to the challenge and help Company Shop in continuing to be a great success.

What do we want from you?

Experience – evidence of operating in a similar role within a large grocery store

Focus – proven experience of delivering improving results

Leadership – demonstrate the behaviours that will ensure you get the best from your team

Coaching – display a coaching mentality to develop your colleagues and supervisors

Communication – excellent ability to communicate at all levels

Motivation - engage and enthuse your team to deliver the standards and service we expect

Inspiration – celebrating success, managing under performance and driving improvement in your team


Company Shop, Washington



Membership to the Company Shop and eligibility to join the company non-contributory pension plan, which includes free 2 x death in service cover.



We need our management team to be flexible about when they work, covering store operational hours on a rota basis including weekends and Bank Holidays. (This may include working nights to cover for absence)



Dependent upon experience


Applications to:

Please email your CV and covering letter to [email protected] alternatively, please call 01226 355180 for an application form and/or further information. Please quote the job number 158 on all applications. 


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