Junior Manager – Belfast Area

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 2 weeks ago

Reference 1362242

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Supervisor's and Floor Managers based across our Belfast stores.


Location: Belfast

Working at JD

JD Sports Fashion Plc has long been established as the leading UK specialised multiple retailer of fashionable branded and own brand sports and casual wear, principally through the growth of its main retail fascia, JD Sports. The group now has over 400 stores and is continuing to grow.

Established in 2000, JD Sports is one of the most popular global suppliers of footwear, clothing and accessories from a collection of the world’s finest brands. Built up by a team of similar, like minded enthusiasts, JD Sports brand continues to grow and expand rapidly, creating a number of opportunities for retail professionals.

JD Culture

We inspire our people to reach for higher levels of performance. To achieve these standards, we only recruit the best! All employees are highly skilled, self motivated and in constant pursuit of perfection. Opportunities to progress arise quickly for those people with the right qualities and ambition.

We encourage our people to constantly seek ways to improve our business. This means challenging the way we merchandise, sell and manage the business, being creative and forward thinking in suggesting alternative solutions. Problems are solved and opportunities seized by people from all levels of the organisation, working together.

Reporting to: Store Manager

Summary of role:

  • Assisting and be accountable in absence of the store manager with the day-to-day running and organisation of the store and staff to achieve the facias objective of ensuring the highest level of customer service resulting in the stores profitability.
  • In possession of strong leadership and communication skills, with ability to both inspire and motivate their team.
  • An existing high level of customer service skills.
  •  A keen interest and knowledge of the JD Sports brand, the products we specialise in and industry as a whole.
  • Existing experience within retail management.

Duties include:

  • Maintaining and improving the level of customer service
  • Providing assistance in the in the maintenance of standards on the sales floor, and for all displays and merchandise
  • Assisting in the receipt of deliveries
  • Assisting in the supervision of staff
  • Providing assistance with the induction of new staff
  • Key holder responsibilities

The Ideal Candidate will be:

  • In possession of effective selling skills and a good educational background.
  • Have experienced in a supervisory role. Whilst this is desirable, it is not essential as full training will be provided.
  • Both flexible and committed to the fulfilment of Company objectives.
  • Passionate about providing excellent levels of customer service.


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