Post office services are available instore at Radstock, Chilcompton & Frome

Store Manager


5 Out Of 7


39 Hours Per Week

Location:  Farrington Gurney

(working schedules are non-contractual and are subject to change according to the needs of the business)

Job Overview

We are currently recruiting for a Store for our Farrington Gurney Convenience Store. 

You will lead a team toward the achievement of financial targets and ensure compliance with statutory requirements and store standards. 

The successful candidate will have the following qualities and skills:

  • Strong leadership skills and team management.
  • A seasoned retailer with a good grasp of the operational requirements of running a convenience store in a busy and thriving community
  • Committed to achieving and sustaining excellent customer service standards
  • Positive mindset and focused on solutions and improvements.
  • The ability to coach and develop others.
  • Highly organized and proactive with the ability to prioritise effectively
  • Good analytical skills and the ability to make sense of financial and complex information including profit and loss accounts, budgets etc.
  • Flexible approach to work and training.
  • Good communication skills at all levels
  • Be prepared to transfer to stores within the Society’s trading area as the business dictates
  • A good ambassador for the Society with a personal ethos aligned to the Society’s values and principles
  • Personal Licence Holder (or able to obtain and hold a licence within 16 weeks of appointment)

This is an exciting and challenging opportunity for an experienced store manager to apply their skills, knowledge and experience in a new environment.

We offer a contributory pension scheme, staff discounts (after 13 weeks), 30  days pro-rata holiday entitlement initially (including Bank and Public Holidays), with additional days based on service, health cash plan subject to eligibility, staff uniform plus usual other benefits. 

Application details/Closing date

If you are interested please email your C.V or download an application form by clicking HERE and send to quoting the relevant Job Ref No. Alternatively, you can hand in your completed application form to the store manager. If you have not received a response by the closing date you can assume that you have not been shortlisted for interview on this occasion.

Thank you for your interest in working for Radstock Co-operative Society.