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Assistant Store Manager

Liverpool Street, London

Posted: 18 Nov 2021

Deadline: 1 Jan 2022

Compensation: £24,000-£26,000 per annum

Paid Full-time Permanent

Job description

The Assistant Store Manager supports the Store Manager to lead a profitable and customer-centric environment through the successful development or a team. Manages designated areas of responsibility including: hiring and developing talent, maintaining store and food controls, and applying merchant skills to curate a compelling customer experience.

Through our training programme, we’ll equip you with the tools and knowledge to become a leading campaigner in your own right, climbing a clear growth path with training modules covering Product, Customer Service and Store Operations.


  • Meets or exceeds sales, payroll and shrink goals. Controls expenses to increase profitability.
  • Collaborate with the SM to assess the business using company reporting tools; prioritizes and creates action plans to impact results.
  • Communicates priority produce and allocation needs to SM. And the head of retail if SM is absent.
  •  Partners with the SM to recruit, hire and retain top talent to build for the store and brand.
  • Ensures the development happens through all levels of the team.
  • Takes responsibility for own development and professional growth.
  • Cultivates an environment of genuine customer connection


  • You care about everything you eat: where it comes from, how it’s made and who by. Working with us is more than just a job - it’s a way of life. 
  • Whether it’s engaging with customers on the shop floor or taking a new recruit under your wing, you’re approachable, caring and willing to go the extra mile.
  • You’re punctual, self-motivated and full of initiative. You see how every task - big or small - fits into the fuller picture of our food system revolution.  
  • You act as a brand ambassador reflective of the company values and vision. 
  • You demonstrate extraordinary service, leading by example on the shop floor.
  • You possess strong assessment and decision-making skills.
  • You act as a liaison between senior management and shop assistant members by filtering communication of all store operations, process, and customer initiatives.


  • Cost-price fruit & vegetables - we don’t profit from sales to our own team members
  • Your birthday off* 
  • Pension scheme
  • CODE Hospitality membership, getting you up to 50% off at London and the UK’s leading restaurants* 
  • Cycle to Work scheme*
  • Season Ticket Loan*

*Once you’ve hit the 6 month mark

Our vision for a better food system is built on real human relationships and a diversity of experience, perspective and ideas. We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from individuals, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, socio-economic background, religion and/or belief. 

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About Natoora

We are a fast-growing company with a clear mission: to revolutionise the food system. With hubs in London, Paris, Milan, Barcelona, New York and Los Angeles - as well as our own regenerative farm in Cornwall - we’re creating access to consciously-produced and grown food at a scale unparalleled by anyone else in the industry. Since 2004, we have been building a unique supply chain that connects chefs and home cooks alike to an ever-growing community of independent growers, farmers and producers.