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Trainee Store Leader

Mr Price Group Limited

Mr Price apparel are looking for energetic and passionate graduates looking to pursue a career in retail Management.

We are offering graduates a great opportunity to gain valuable experience in our stores in line to becoming a Store Manager through a structured learning programme.

Want to know what to expect?

Under the guidance of an experienced Manager, you will participate in training experiences and learn new skills to run a store. You will get to participate and develop skills in all employee-related management functions including; interviewing, hiring, training, coaching, motivating, discipline, performance appraisal, conflict resolution and the administration of human resources policies and initiatives. You will also serve as a role model for customer service and set the pace for service excellence for all employees.

As a management trainee, you will learn supervisory and technical skills that are in alignment with the company's values and operational strategies. In this position, you will train under at least one experienced store leader and you will gain the skills and experience in merchandising, driving sales and maximizing profits through leading your team, customer service, product management, maintaining visual standards, budget management, managing shrinkage, monitoring stock flow, employee relations, recruitment, training and development.

The management trainee program should prepare you for the decisions you will be making, and the actions you will be taking in the areas of people management, operations management, and merchandising management when you assume the role of Store Leader.

What qualifications are we looking for ?

  • Retail Business Management
  • Business Management
  • Retail Management
  • Operations Management

Who are we looking for?

The ball is in your court - this is a great opportunity to showcase your skills, passion and initiative in line to become an efficient Retail Store Manager for our Mr Price Apparel stores.

We are looking for reliable candidates who possess the following qualities;

  • Good time management 
  • Ability to use initiative and offer excellent customer experience
  • Adaptable and flexible
  • Ability to take on Leadership skills
  • Self-Motivated
  • Prior experience working in retail is highly beneficial

A little about us:

mrp is a fashion leading clothing, footwear and accessories retailer that offers on-trend and differentiated merchandise at exceptional value to ladies, men and children.

mrp people love fashion and enjoy working in a fast paced, dynamic environment. Our people think outside the box and set their creativity and problem-solving abilities free to tackle every aspect of our business.

mrp people have a natural ability to build relationships and a passion for the challenging world of retail.Passion, value and partnership – believe in these simple core values and we believe you’re perfect for mrp.

mrp is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to Employment Equity.

  • Job type:Graduate jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Banking and Finance, Business and Commerce,

  • Workrights:

    South African Permanent Resident, South

  • Locations:

    Johannesburg, Durban, Cape

  • Closing Date:31st Oct 2018, 9:59 pm


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