Assistant Manager

If you’re an experienced team leader, assistant retail manager, department manager or deputy manager from a retail background with a genuine passion for those you work with and those you serve then this opportunity is one you should not let pass by. If you’re motivated by putting a smile on a customer’s face and enjoy working in a fast paced environment, Homebase could be the place for you.

The position of assistant manager is known in our stores as a coordinator, although the title is different the role specifics are the same.

What you’ll be doing as a coordinator:

Lead, support, manage and motivate your store team to ensure that our customers have a great retail experience in our stores
Maintain the store to keep it full, clean and tidy at all times
Ensure the Team is trained and qualified to perform their tasks effectively and safely

What will help you succeed as a Coordinator:

Previous experience of managing your own department or working as an assistant store manager
Able to demonstrate true customer service skills
Eager to support and contribute to the wider team
Great communication skills
Work with energy, pace and passion
Good organisation and prioritisation skills
Able to demonstrate that you’re passionate about home improvement, gardens, DIY and enjoy sharing your knowledge with others.

You’ll need to be flexible to support our busiest times, which can include weekday, evening and weekend work, as well as public holidays.

What's in it for you:

Team member store discount
Training
Career opportunities
Company benefits
Flexibility
Having your ideas listened to
Discounts with corporate partners

Founded in 1979, Homebase is one of the UK’s leading home improvement and garden retailers. The company operates 249 stores across the UK and Ireland (as at 31 May 2018), employing 11,500 people throughout its store estate, distribution centres and support offices.

Its product range includes painting and decorating, plants, garden tools and accessories, and kitchens – all available in-store or online at www.homebase.co.uk.

Homebase was acquired by Hilco Capital, a financial services and investment company, in May 2018.

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