New Stores Division

At McCarthy Retail we appreciate that great people are the true driving force behind every successful Retail business.  As the face of Retail is every changing, it is increasingly important that our Clients can access the right talent when they open a New Store; something which McCarthy excel at doing!

At McCarthy, we have a specific New Store Opening package called ‘The Runner’.  This package provides a value based, low cost solution to sourcing full complements of staff for New Stores, designed specifically for clients opening branches from scratch.  The McCarthy New Stores Team are adept at partnering with Clients in all Sectors across the UK to find staff for their New Stores including Store Managers, Supervisors and both full and part-time Customer/Sales Advisors.

At McCarthy we work with a number of well-known and highly respected Retailers both on the High Street and in Out of Town locations.  The Sectors we operate in include:

  • Food and Supermarkets
  • Fashion
  • DIY
  • Homewares/Furniture
  • Convenience
  • Jewellery and Luxury
  • Health & Beauty
  • Storage
  • Value
  • Big Box
  • Multi Product 
  • Footwear
  • Outdoors
  • Leisure/Sportswear
  • Electrical/Technology
  • Toys/Childrenswear

Clients

McCarthy offer a New Stores package, ‘The Runner’, which provides a value based, low cost solution to sourcing full complements of staff for New Store Openings (see our Client Services -Perfect Packages for more information).

The Consultants in our New Stores Division have considerable experience of working to tight deadlines in order to source great talent for New Store Openings in a variety of Retail organisations throughout the UK.  We understand that in Retail, great people and great Managers are essential to the successful launch of a New Store; therefore the risk in not finding the right Managers and Customer facing staff to create a great first impression for Customers can carry considerable risk. 

At McCarthy we understand the Retail market and its pressure points because we have extensive experience of recruiting within the field, and moreover, ALL of us have a background within Retail ourselves.  In fact, our in depth knowledge of the Retail market and its operation in turn ensures that we nurture strong relationships and broad networks and we are passionate about not only accessing the best talent but also staying connected to them!

Our approach at McCarthy is not just about being reactive to the market, we are proud of our proactive and innovative approaches, which, combined with robust account management and a clear customer focus ultimately means consistent delivery of a high quality full store complement for each assignment. 

The McCarthy New Stores Team are fast becoming a widely-recognised name across the Retail Industry. We are currently working with several leading Retailers of varying sizes and in different markets, providing them with a full complement of staff for their New Store Openings.  We can work to a wide range of client briefs, however, typical roles our New Stores Division recruit for include:

  • Flagship Store Manager
  • Showroom Manager
  • Store Manager
  • Deputy Store Manager
  • Assistant Manager
  • Department Manager
  • Section Manager
  • Visual Merchandiser
  • Team Leader/Supervisor
  • Customer Service Advisor
  • Sales Assistants (Full and Part time)

Candidates

The Team at McCarthy understand that Retail Stores professionals are looking for a professional and consultative service from a Recruitment Consultancy.  At McCarthy we are able to not only provide you advice on your career prospects and opportunities available to you but we are also on hand to support you with your job search, offering you valuable yet constructive feedback on how to make the most of your skills.

If we are currently recruiting for a suitable role for you within Retail Operations or Retail Management then we will take you through a comprehensive screening and interview process, followed by giving you a full brief on the role for which you're being considered.  On the other hand, if we do not have anything available that suits what you are looking for we will market your profile out to our network of relevant Clients within the Retail Industry in order to find you your perfect job.

We are an award winning recruitment specialist, being named Best Retail Recruiter in the UK due to our commitment to service and quality. We are well connected in the Retail Industry and have well established partner relationships built up since our inception in 2005.  Our New Stores Team truly know the market, they are well networked, have their ear to the ground and are able to provide you with a range of advice including: Interview skills, CV Writing and assisting you with working out what you really want from your next role.  As we work with candidates at all levels within Retail we will seek to help you find the very best role for you that will match your skills, experience and desires in order that your next job move truly enhances your career.

The McCarthy New Stores Team are fast becoming a widely-recognised name across the Retail Industry. We are currently working with several leading Retailers of varying sizes and in different markets, providing them with their store and management teams of the future.  We can work to a wide range of client briefs, however, typical roles our New Stores Division recruit for include:

  • Flagship Store Manager
  • Showroom Manager
  • Store Manager
  • Deputy Store Manager
  • Assistant Manager
  • Department Manager
  • Section Manager
  • Visual Merchandiser
  • Team Leader/Supervisor
  • Customer Service Advisor
  • Sales Assistants (Full and Part time)

Contact Us

If you are looking for assistance in recruiting for a New Store or are looking for a new role in your local areas do pick up the phone the New Stores Division for a chat on 0161 8288726!