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Retail Operations Management Graduate Scheme

Salary £22,000 - £25,000
Location North, Newcastle
Role Operations
Job Type Permanent
Size 100-250
Job overview
In this Retail Management Graduate Sch? eme, you'll be joining a leading insulation and building m? aterials specialist provider who are embarking on the opening ? of their newest store & warehouse in Newcastle. They are%2? 0seeking an enthusiastic graduate to kickstart their career in%2? 0the retail and FMCG space in a varied management role.

Looking for Retail Graduate Schemes and Operations Graduate Schemes in Newcastle? A rapidly growing insulation and building supplies business are seeking an ambitious graduate to join their Retail Operations Management Scheme at their newly launched site in Newcastle - apply today!

Company profile

In this Retail Management Graduate Scheme in Newcastle, you will be joining a market-leading and award-winning (listed in the 50 fastest growing companies across Yorkshire) independently owned insulation supplier. Since their foundation, they have spread across the UK with 8 branches located from Sheffield, Birmingham to London employing just shy of 200 staff. They’re looking to bring on a Graduate to help grow and develop a newly opening 9th office in the North East Branch in Newcastle.

Job description

In this Operations Graduate Scheme in Newcastle, you will be kicking off your career as they launch their new branch in Newcastle servicing the North East. In this Graduate scheme, you’ll be learning retail operations excellence and be heavily involved in the opening and development of a new branch with exposure to all elements of the branch. Within this role you’ll find yourself more often than not in a hi-vis jacket and boots rather than a suit and tie, with direct involvement across warehouse operations to sales, customer service, product knowledge, stock control, logistics, supply chain and customer service. This scheme is designed to teach you all aspects of Retail Operations Management.

Key Responsibilities

In this Rotational Graduate Scheme, your responsibilities will include:

  • You will get the opportunity to be exposed to all elements of branch operations
  • Direct involvement, operation, growth and development of their new branch
  • you will gain a wide range of skills and experience through continuous on the job development with coaching and mentoring
  • Within the branch and beyond you will learn everything from warehouse operations to sales, customer service, product knowledge, stock control, logistics, supply chain and customer service.
  • You will also need to use and understand our ERP system and how our central accounting works.

Job Requirements

  • A 2.1 from a good university, a degree in Business Management or Construction related discipline are desirable
  • Solution orientated with the ability to problem-solve with others as well as contribute with your own ideas in discussions
  • You’ll naturally be driven, persistent, resilient and humble
  • You’re a genuine team player and will go above and beyond to support your colleagues
  • You have an innate sense of responsibility and are happy to work independently and support others
  • Any previous experience of working within the construction or building industry would be advantageous

Benefits of the job

  • A competitive base of £22,0000 - £25,000, with a salary review in six months’ time
  • Hands-on training, mentoring from managers
  • Life assurance
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • The opportunity to make a direct impact in a newly opened branch and region
  • The chance to gain a broad range of skills, knowledge and experience that could launch you into future management roles.

Looking for rotational graduate Schemes in Newcastle and want to progress your career in retail graduate jobs and operations graduate jobs? If you're a motivated graduate with excellent communication skills, apply to this Retail Management Graduate Scheme in Newcastle today!

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William Spilsbury
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