Sainsbury's Argos (part of Sainsbury's Group Plc)

As a Deputy Manager, you will play a vital role in your store’s success. The role is challenging and has plenty of variety; you can find yourself doing anything from deputising for the Store Manager, to coaching and developing your team, to reviewing in-store activity and of course ensuring our customers are well looked after.

Your focus in this role will be to ensure that our customers receive the best experience from the moment that they arrive in store, so that they can leave with a smile. You will be vital to delivering an ever-improving shopping experience to our customers. You and your team will ensure that the customer is at the heart of everything you do, creating a world-class shopping experience every time.

To be up for this challenge you’ll;

Have recent retail management experience in a fast-paced environment
Be passionate about delivering a fantastic customer experience
Have first class leadership skills
Have demonstrable experience of working towards performance targets
Be highly-organised, always planning for any eventuality
Be approachable, always keen to support and develop others
Be keen to develop and make the most out of your career with Argos
Have stock control experience – this would be beneficial, but not essential as training will be provided

In addition to a competitive salary and an exciting working environment, other benefits include a holiday allowance which starts at 24 days per year (which increases with service), share save scheme, discretionary annual bonus, staff discount in the Argos/Habitat/Sainsbury’s stores and company pension scheme. You’ll also have the potential to develop your skills in a way that fits with your own aspirations.

Argos is currently leading the way as a multi-channel digital retailer. With over 800 stores, one of the most visited websites in the UK and our Fast Track proposition, Argos currently 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. While we can’t always accommodate every flexible working request, we do support part-time and job share roles so are happy to be asked how we can work around your availability. So if you are excited about working with us and think you can do much of what we are 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