Work for us - Exeter Assistant Manager Job Vacancy

by Lisa Hosking
Apothespa hand makes organic & natural skin care in the heart of Devon. We retail this through 5 stores in Devon, sell online and offer beauty & spa treatments in several of our locations.

We are looking for either one full time or two part time Assistant Managers for our brand new store on Cathedral Green in Exeter, set to open this Spring. When we are allowed to resume beauty treatments we will also be recruiting beauty therapists. Weekend working is essential. Exeter is our flagship store and our location on the Cathedral Green is amazing, providing a wonderful working location in the heart of the City.

The rate of pay will be up to £20,000 pro rata, depending on skills ad experience.

You will be:

  • Experienced and professional with excellent people skills
  • Customer focussed
  • Passionate about organic & natural skin care
  • Excel in product sales
  • Excellent IT skills and experience in using microsoft excel, word, outlook, salon software and shopify.
  • Preferably (but not essential) experience in managing treatment room bookings
  • An ability to multi task and work under pressure
  • An ability for creative display on the shop floor, including windows.
  • A strong and flexible 'can do' work ethic
  • Punctuality and flexibility to cover colleague if needed
  • Used to working as part of a small team or occasionally alone
  • Be proactive and able to think on your feet solving problems if they occur.
This role will be based on our shop floor and is a 'lynch pin' role, as you are the face of the business to our customers. Duties are varied and include:

  • Selling our beautiful products
  • Taking bookings for treatments
  • Keeping the store clean, well presented. Visual display abilities.
  • Assisting our customers in store
  • Answering the Phone
  • Responding to Emails
  • Stock Management and Ordering
  • A strong and flexible 'can do' work ethic is essential.
Please see for more details.
Full training will be given. You will receive free products, free treatments and we also do staff social events (when not in lockdown) along with staff discounts.

Application deadline: 10/03/2021

Expected start date: 01/04/2021

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Salary: Up to £20,000.00 per year

COVID-19 considerations:
  • All Apothespa locations are Covid secure, with hand sanitiser, screens, social distancing, temperature checks, masks and gloves, one way systems and limits on number of people in store.

Ability to commute/relocate:
  • Exeter EX1 1EZ (Preferred)
  • Retail sales: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Customer service: 2 years (Preferred)
Work remotely:
  • No
COVID-19 precaution(s):
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Plastic shield at work stations
  • Temperature screenings
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitisation, disinfection or cleaning procedures in place

To enquire, please email with your CV and a covering letter