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Assistant Retail Manager

Date: 01-Apr-2021

Location: Reservoir, AUSTRALIA

Company: Metcash



About the role

A great opportunity has arisen in Hardings as a Assistant Retail Manager. This position will be based at our Reservoir location.Reporting to the Retail Manager, you will be responsible to ensure the Showroom is maintained and managed to a high standard at all times, providing exceptional customer service and solution standards at all times. Liaise with Builders, Designers and Architects in the selection of bathroom, kitchen & laundry products. You will provide leadership to the group to create an environment that promotes individual growth and development for our team members.

As a leader you will have previous leadership experience. You are a leader who believes that developing the skills, knowledge and behaviours of your team is critical to success.


What we can offer you

Hardings places a huge emphasis on succession planning, career development, training and cross divisional opportunities making this a fantastic career in joining one of our expanding and exciting brands, in a fundamental role.

The right candidate can look forward to a competitive salary package which will be negotiated based on experience.


What you will be doing

  • Inactive account management – minimum of 10
  • Aligned with Account Managers to develop strong ongoing relationships with key accounts
  • Timely turnaround of product selections to quotation
  • Facilitate product selections
  • Maintain the accuracy of all Showroom Price ticketing
  • Ensure Showroom Displays are in line with OH&S requirements
  • Ensuring team compliance with quote and sales order management processes
  • Supporting the Retail Manager in the day to day management of the showroom
  • Day to day management of Showroom team


What you will bring

  • Ablity to influence and drive positive outcomes
  • Able to communicate at all levels with internal and external customers
  • Interest in current trends within the building industry
  • Able to develop rapport quickly and at all levels
  • Ability to quickly understand the customer’s meeds
  • Sales driven with a focus on winning each sale
  • Ability to work with a team and drive success
  • Industry knowledge – beneficial but not required


About Us

Operating since 1958, Hardings Hardware is the No. 1 choice for building and renovation supplies, and is a fully owned subsidiary of Metcash Pty Limited. Our commitment to stocking the Best Brands at the Competitive Prices is renowned throughout the trade and matched by the Hardings commitment to providing exemplary customer service and product advice in everything we do.

We provide an extensive range of Cooking appliances, hot water, heating, bathroom, laundry fittings and door furniture.

We pride ourselves on hiring the best people and suppling the best products to ensure the best results for each project. We are current with modern trends and materials and well versed in our understanding of all the products we supply.