Assistant Manager-Retail Fishing Tackle

  • Kent Tackle
  • Tunbridge Wells, Kent, United Kingdom
  • Jun 19, 2016
Full time Management

Job Description

We are a fast growing fishing tackle retail business seeking an enthusiastic individual to join our team based at our store on Hawkhurst Fish Farm, Kent (TN18 4RT). We are looking for an individual who is highly self motivated and able to offer first class customer service. Suitable candidates would have good communication skills, take pride in the presentation of the store and be competent on a computer. In the absence of the store manager you will be accountable for the overall operation of the store, ensuring high levels of team performance and business results.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Managing stock levels
  • Driving and achieving store targets
  • Overseeing the day to day running of the store
  • Driving the team to deliver the finest level of customer service
  • Assisting with the recruitment, training, development and performance of all staff
  • Ensuring the store is well merchandised
  • Resolving customer complaints
  • Keeping the store running smoothly


  • Must have coarse fishing knowledge and experience Have experience of supervising/managing a team
  • Ideally have retail experience
  • Be customer focused and results driven
  • Have visual merchandising skills
  • Have excellent communication, planning and organising skills
  • Have a strong work ethic and attention to detail
  • Be motivated and driven to ensure you achieve any challenge


  • Full time - 45 hours per week
  • Must be able to work weekends
  • 9 hour shifts between the hours of 8:00am - 6:00pm (8:00pm on Thursday)
  • A total of 28 days paid annual leave


  • £18,000 - £20,000pa
  • Sales incentives
  • Discounts on merchandise
  • Pension Scheme
  • Access to new products

Kent Tackle, Hawkhurst Fish Farm, Hasting Road, Cranbrook, Kent, TN18 4RT