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Area Manager UK - Getir

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Job Title
Area Manager UK
Job Location
London, England, United Kingdom
Job Description

We’re Getir, the pioneers of super fast delivery. Our founding idea: Groceries in minutes, delivered to your door through our app. Now offering more delivery models across different locations, our goals are made possible by our one-of-a-kind business model with our unique technology at its core. 

We know that our global ambitions can only be accomplished with exceptional people, and that is where you come in. Our rapidly growing environment is the perfect opportunity to take initiative and create your legacy.

As an Area Manager at Getir, you will lead multiple gstores in your area, ensuring that they are performing at the highest standards.

The role of an Area Manager is to lead District Managers and Franchisees to deliver high performing stores with an exceptional customer experience. Be prepared to roll up your sleeves when required and get stuck in. We want visible leaders who can analyze their KPIs as well as motivate their team. District Managers and Franchisees rely on Area Managers, looking to them for clear direction, strategy and leadership. You will track performance and create a rapport of strong relationships with franchisees, district managers and gStore teams. 


What You’ll Be Doing

  • Visit your stores daily and set objectives and targets with your District Managers and Franchisees.
  • Ensure the company’s operational standards are maintained at all times; such as cleanliness, freshness, availability and great customer service.
  • Ensuring the health, safety and welfare of the staff and visitors in our gstores.
  • Monitor all legal obligations in accordance with H&S, alcohol licensing, Trading Law and ensure all requirements are met.
  • Support your District Managers and Franchisees to recruit, train and develop their teams.
  • Collaborate with and mentor your District Managers and Franchisees on their store performance.
  • Help your District Managers and Franchisees problem-solve and address any issues they escalate to you.
  • Implement full compliance with the Company’s disciplinary & grievance procedure.
  • Lead and motivate your team to work to their full potential every day in accordance with our Leadership & Company Principles.
  • Create an environment where colleagues can produce their best work and overarching support of mentoring and developing teams.
  • Work towards a productive routine and aim to add value to each store on every visit.
  • Ensure all data held about individuals is data protection compliant.
  • The Area Manager may be required to carry out duties other than those described above whenever it becomes necessary to ensure that the business continues to function successfully.

What You’ll Bring

  • 2+ years experience in an Area Manager role in Retail/FMCG/Hospitality
  • Experience managing franchises is desirable but not essential
  • Having previously managed a team of 20+ people
  • A confident, decisive communication style and the ability to motivate your team
  • Proven talent for meeting and excelling performance targets including turnover, wastage, inventory and productivity
  • HR related duties include recruiting new employees, delivering training, and managing personnel/payroll tasks
  • The ability to understand complex reports and put the necessary actions in place
  • Previous experience of managing P&Ls
  • An involvement in merchandising and an understanding of merchandising concepts
  • Proficient in G-Suite/Microsoft Office
  • A sound understanding of Trading Law within a retail environment


You as a Getirian

You are a good person first, everything else is secondary. You are a champion of growth, and actively strive to be the best version of you, for yourself and your team. You value diversity, and embrace ideas over hierarchy. You aren't afraid to learn and re-learn at Getir speed. You are an initiator, in charge of your own story and your legacy.


  • We're becoming the number one global leader in ultrafast grocery delivery - come and make an impact through once-in-a-career roles.
  • We really mean it when we say that upward and sideways mobility are some of our favourite terms - take charge of your own career growth through unique professional development opportunities.
  • We believe in the power of being shoulder to shoulder and working in the office is our normal -  we're the right company for you if you also believe being together in person with each other is more important than ever.
  • We are a truly international team with thousands of Getirians across the globe - join us if you want to be part of a diverse and dynamic workplace.
  • 23 vacation days (+bank holidays and 1 additional day of celebration leave for personal celebrations)
  • Health Insurance (Including family)
  • Discounted perks


Diversity makes us stronger. Our diverse cultures, backgrounds, beliefs, values, abilities, and lifestyles help us learn from each other. We’re proud to strive for a genuinely diverse and inclusive workplace. We know we can do better though. That’s why we hire and promote people with equity and equality in mind.

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