Lidl Vacancies – Area Manager

Website Lidl UK

Job Description:

As we move into the next stage of our growth, we are seeking Lidl’s future leaders. As an Area Manager at Lidl, you will lead 3 – 6 Lidl stores in your area, ensuring that they are performing at their best. To learn the business inside out, all of our Area Managers start as trainees, experiencing Lidl as Customer Assistants, Shift Managers, Deputy Store Managers and Store Managers, to achieve an unmatched level of insight and understanding of the challenges your team and our stores face.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Help your Store Managers problem-solve and address any issues they escalate to you
  • Visit your stores regularly and set focus points with your Store Managers
  • Visit the regional office for monthly meetings and ensure you’re aligned with your colleagues
  • Collaborate with and mentor your Store Managers on their store performance
  • Support your Store Managers to recruit, train and develop their teams
  • Create an environment where colleagues can produce their best work
  • Lead and motivate your team to work to their full potential every day in accordance with our Leadership & Company Principles

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent communication skills to communicate new launches, concepts and processes to your teams
  • The ability to understand complex reports and put the necessary actions in place
  • Capability and motivation to learn and understand Lidl as a business and our processes
  • A confident, decisive communication style and the ability to motivate your team
  • Considerable experience leading a team across multiple sites and achieving outstanding results
  • The willingness to learn, be hands-on and take the lead on strategy and planning

Job Details:

Company: Lidl UK

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Reading, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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