Store Manager (Fixed Term)
Location: Guildford
Salary: £30,000
Expires: 30/05/2022 00:00

Searching for your next adventure? Looking to join a growing company with great prospects? Then come and join one of the UK’s largest outdoor retailers as our Guildford Store Manager.

As part of the Outdoor and Cycle Concepts group, Cotswold Outdoor is joined by Snow + Rockand Runners Need to support outdoor enthusiasts by providing excellent customer service and a range of products from world leading brands, all whilst promoting and encouraging sustainability!

How will you make an impact?

Our Store Managers drive the customer journey in our stores and deliver a memorable retail experience by:

  • Leading, motivating, and mentoring the store team to adopt a customer first approach
  • Performing core retail operational procedures relating to inventory and stock, audits, and banking
  • Presenting the store to a high standard in line with the brand visual merchandising guidelines, including implementing seasonal promotions and campaigns
  • Communicating with our People and Product Development team to provide your team with opportunities for development and progression
  • Demonstrating your understanding of KPI’s and performance metrics to analyse and improve your store’s performance
  • Recruiting, training, and onboarding new colleagues with support from our People Resourcing team

Please note this role is 40 hours per week.

You’ll fit right in if you:

  • Have experience running a store including budgeting and planning, operational activities, and visual merchandising
  • Lead with a customer first approach and are happy to advise and help customers find the perfect product for their adventure
  • Know how to build and develop a great team who share your passion for customer service and the outdoors
  • Strive to continuously develop and improve yourself, the store, and your team

What’s in it for you?

Colleagues make a company, so we believe in offering a total reward package that’s more than just base salary. As part of the O&CC team you’ll receive:

  • Base salary of £30,000 per annum
  • Bonus of up to £2,000 per annum
  • 40-60% discount across our range of products
  • 33 days holiday with the option to purchase additional holiday
  • Company pension scheme
  • Access to Perkbox, allowing you to save money all year round. Whether it’s supermarket savings or days out, the daily coffee or a summer holiday - there’s something to suit everyone’s lifestyle
  • Critical Illness cover
  • Life Assurance
  • Private Medical Insurance

But there’s more, for a full list of what we offer here at O&CC check out our brochure here.

Applications from all genders and backgrounds are encouraged.

O&CC aims to be an inclusive employer, where difference is celebrated, respected and encouraged. We truly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background leads to a better organisation for our employees and customers, creating a learning environment and organisational culture that leverage diversity, allowing us all to flourish and keep our business growing.

This advert may close early if sufficient applications are received.


  • Company Bonus Scheme
  • Critical Illness Cover
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Employee Discount
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension Contributions
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Purchase Additional Holiday
  • Season Ticket Loans
  • Up to 33 Days Holiday inclusive of Bank Holidays
  • Volunteer Days