Deputy Manager -Edinburgh

Job Reference : NRD-EDI-SB&J-01699
Closing Date : 15/12/2017
Salary : £23,000
Department : Simply Be & Jacamo Stores
Hours Per week : 40

Simply Be and Jacamo are fashion brands that bring style and confidence to our customers, offering a range of high street and own label brands in the latest styles


In our stores, our customers take centre stage. We pride ourselves on offering tailored style advice to our customers, helping them to find that perfect outfit or accessory to make them feel great!



Deputy Manager


We are looking for a driven and commercial Deputy Manager for our Simply Be & Jacamo store in Edinburgh.  You will play a crucial role in delivering an outstanding shopping experience for our customers.

As a Deputy Manager, you will support the Store Manager by maintaining exceptional store visual standards, creating a truly memorable shopping experience for customers. You will develop your team to give the very highest standards of customer service, spotting and maximising their potential and ensuring adequate cover at all times.

You’ll motivate your team through communicating store targets and driving sales performance across the floor, and act as a Brand Ambassador to deal confidently with escalated customer queries and issues.

We are passionate about our brands and proud of our stores - our customers love the exceptional service they receive from our specialists in measuring and styling.


What you’ll need to succeed:

We’re looking for a strong, enthusiastic operational manager with fantastic leadership qualities. Previous retail management experience in fashion is essential, as is the ability to drive a team to achieve and exceed company standards in a fast paced store environment.

You should have a creative flair for merchandising with the ability to understand our customer’s needs.

You’ll be a strong communicator with a natural coaching ability to nurture and develop your team.

In addition to fantastic training and the opportunity to work in a supportive team culture with a competitive salary you’ll also enjoy:


-24 days holiday (plus Bank Holidays)

-Generous Staff Discount – on all our ranges including fashion, furniture, electrical appliances, toys and much more

-Uniform allowance

-Annual profit share scheme

-Contributory pension schemes


If this sounds like the role for you, apply today with your current CV


Employees in our business may have access to our customers’ personal data therefore for a number of our roles, offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory criminal record check.

Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an individual from obtaining a position with JD Williams





This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.