Trainee Managers Assistant

Trainee Managers Assistant


Our Managers Assistants are both flexible and adaptable, with a real ambition and desire to progress within the company. They are highly involved in the coordination of shop initiatives through both merchandising and marketing. If you enjoy sport and interacting with people and are passionate about providing excellent customer service in a fun and friendly retail environment this may be the role for you!


You are an experienced customer service professional and will be responsible for showing our customers the Coral experience by providing exceptional customer service at all times whilst understanding and complying with all Gambling Commission regulations.
This role includes having increased responsibility, as you will manage the shop in the absence of your Deputy/Shop Manager. You will also continue to process customer bets, complete administrative duties, support our fun machine tournaments, and ensure that the shop is kept presentable.

You will have the support of a great team around you and will be working within an organisation that is seen as being innovative and forward thinking. We have a fantastic customer base which continues to grow through the introduction of industry leading products and services that our customers want like Sky and Coral TV.

You will also be expected to maintain an awareness of legal and social responsibility requirements in order to sensitively and professionally assist any potential gambling problems and enforce our THINK 21 policy to ensure prevention of underage gambling.

Skills, Knowledge and Behaviour


It is a legal requirement that all staff working in Coral shops are aged 18 or over

You must have a flexible approach to working hours, our shops can be open from 8am until 10pm

Our shops can be very busy; you must be able to work efficiently under pressure
You must be flexible; we may require you to work in other shops when required
Customer service or retail experience is a must for this role, we want you to bring your experience and passion


You do not need to be an expert at working out odds and prices, but we do need you to be numerate. A GCSE in Maths would be desirable.

Previous experience of cash handling
Any industry experience would be desirable

Additional Information


* Quarterly Bonus Scheme
* 28 days holiday (pro-rata)
* Full Training

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Company Information

Coral is part of the Gala Coral Group - a major player in the European betting and gaming industry, focusing on high volume/low stake gambling both on the high street and online. Our Ambition is to give our customers the absolute best betting experience and more to be excited about every day. At Coral each member of the 9000+ strong team helps lead our success by committing to this goal and ensuring that our customers get fun and excitement from early in the morning into the evening.

With our Coral TV, 3D TV in selected shops, full GamCare accreditation, 1,700 shops and two greyhound stadia, we are the one of the leading retail betting businesses in the UK.

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Ibstock

Salary : 7.00 -7.50 ph

Date Advertised : 14 Nov 2012

Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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