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Retail Manager

Casoline Concept
Lagos, Nigeria
December 16, 2016

Job brief

We are looking for an experienced Retail Manager to oversee the daily operations of our store. You will be the one to ensure smooth running of operations to maximize sales and minimize costs.

The ideal candidate will have experience as a store manager and knowledge of diverse business subjects such as sales, marketing etc. An effective retail manager will also be able to motivate personnel to perform according to their maximum capacity.

The goal is to manage our store in ways that boost revenues and develop the business.


Organize all store operations and allocate responsibilities to personnel

Supervise and guide staff towards maximum performance

Prepare and control the store’s budget aiming for minimum expenditure and efficiency

Monitor stock levels and purchases and ensure they stay within budget

Deal with complaints from customers to maintain the store’s reputation

Inspect the areas in the store and resolve any issues that might arise

Plan and oversee in-store promotional events or displays

Keep abreast of market trends to determine the need for improvements in the store

Analyze sales and revenue reports and make forecasts

Ensure the store fulfils all legal health and safety guidelines


Proven experience as retail manager or in other managerial position

Knowledge of retail management best practices

Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities

Excellent organizing and leadership skills

Commercial awareness

Analytical mind and familiarity with data analysis principles

Excellent knowledge of retail management software (e.g. MS RMS)

BSc/BA in business administration, sales or relevant field; MSc/MA is desirable