Full-time Retail Assistant Manager required at The Galway Plaza

Full-time Retail Assistant Manager required at The Galway Plaza

The Galway Plaza is a purpose-built motorway service station off Junction 16 of the M6 Galway to Dublin Motorway, conveniently located outside Loughrea and approximately 30 minutes from Galway city. The Plaza attracts a lot of motorists and local customers. The service station facilities include a Retail convenience store, car and HGV fuelling pumps, Supermac’s Restaurant, Papa John’s Pizza, SuperSubs, Mac’s Place Deli & Bakery, indoor and outdoor seating, toilets and washroom facilities, free Wi-Fi, car, bus and HGV parking.

We are currently recruiting Full-Time Retail & Forecourt Assistant Manager for the Galway Plaza

The position on offer is full time, permanent and requires weekend work.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

Assist the store manager and complete duties at the request of the store manager
Ensure the unit runs efficiently and smoothly.
Ensure store standards are consistently improved in terms of housekeeping, merchandising, presentation and service.
Continually communicate with Store Manager and Retail Sales Team
Assist manager in planning for market changes and demands as they arise.
Ensure in-store promotions are managed appropriately.
Ensure policies and procedures are implemented and managed within the store.
Manage cash handling in line with company cash handling procedures and take action on any discrepancies that arise.
Accountable for ensuring consistently high levels of customer service.
To ensure all customer complaints are dealt with in the appropriate manner.
Ensure effective stock control systems are in place.
The ideal candidate will possess many of the below attributes.

Proven ability in managing retail sales team including the following:

Planning & organising
Problem solving
Managing performance
Excellent operational knowledge of retail environment.
Excellent interpersonal relations.
Excellent understanding of consumer needs.
Proven track record in achieving agreed targets.
Experience placing orders required i.e. BWG / Musgrave experience.


Please email an up-to-date CV along with covering letter quoting job title through this website. Alternatively, you may post to: Laura Flaherty, HR Department, Supermac’s Head Office, Ballybrit Business Park, Ballybrit, Galway. If you wish, you may also drop your application to the Site Manager – Paul Kennedy at this location.

Due to the large number of applicants, we will only be able to respond to the successful candidates.

The Plaza Group is an equal opportunities employer.