Assistant Site Manager - Argos on eBay Swansea
Argos has one of the largest eBay shops in the UK. It is an exciting online platform offering current Argos catalogue range, ex-catalogue range and refurbished items to customers through eBay.
As an Assistant Manager, you will play a vital role in the success of the fulfilment operation. The role is challenging and has plenty of variety. You will find yourself doing anything from deputising for the Site Manager, coaching and developing a team, reviewing & developing site activities and of course, as we are not customers facing it is even more important to make sure all our customers are given a first-class service.
Argos remains in a position of operational and financial strength, which will continue to sustain our competitive advantage in the marketplace. With 80% of our recruitment being done internally you can be sure that your career will be growing along with our business.
Your focus in this role will be to ensure that our operation is run smoothly so that all our customers will have access to the products that they need. You and your team will manage stock in and out of the business whilst ensuring the customer is at the heart of everything you do, creating a world class on-line shopping experience every time. Leading and inspiring a large team will be instrumental to this success.
To be up for this challenge you’ll.
Have recent retail management experience in a fast-paced environment
Have first class leadership skills
Be approachable and always ready to support and develop others
Have a good understanding of HR in the workplace
Have demonstrable experience of working towards performance targets & KPI’s
Be highly organised, always planning for any eventuality
Have stock control experience – this would be beneficial, but not essential as training will be provided
Have experience working in fulfilment – this would be beneficial, but not essential as training will be provided
Be passionate about delivering a fantastic customer experience
Be keen to develop and make the most out of your career with Argos
In addition to a competitive salary and an exciting working environment, other benefits include a holiday allowance which starts at 24 days per year (this increases with service), share save scheme, discretionary annual bonus, staff discount in the Argos/Habitat/Sainsbury’s stores and a company pension scheme. You’ll also have the potential to develop your skills in a way that fits with your own aspirations.
With over 800 stores, Argos is currently leading the way as a multi-channel digital retailer. We’re one of the most visited websites in the UK. Along with our Fast Track and click & collect services, Argos is at the forefront of the retail world with a market leading proposition. Now Argos is part of Sainsbury’s there has never been a more exciting time to join the business.
With so much opportunity now is the time to apply and start your new journey with us. We know that candidates may be put off applying for a job unless they can tick every box, we also know that ‘normal’ office hours aren’t always doable, and while we can’t accommodate every flexible working request, we are happy to be asked. So if you are excited about working with us and think you are what we’re looking for but aren’t sure if you are 100% there yet… why not apply and see how it goes?
Here at Sainsbury’s Argos we’re a proud equal opportunities employer that values diversity at every level of our business. Inclusion and Diversity are fundamental to our culture and values, fostering an innovative, collaborative and fast paced work environment that means we can build a better future for our colleagues and our customers. Everyone is welcome at Sainsbury’s Argos. Want to find out more? Then visit our Diversity & Inclusion page on our Careers site – www.argos.careers/diversityandinclusion