Role details

Department Store Manager

Reading   •   £50,000 - £55,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Department Store Manager
  • Reading City Centre

About Our Client

The client is a leading international, multi - channel brand with a proud British heritage which trades out of a number of stores, across a number of countries and is continually growing. This brand gives its customers around the world a unique, differentiated and exclusive mix of own brands, international brands and concessions. If you are looking for an opportunity to join a brand that is dynamic, constantly evolving and iconic, this is a great opportunity for you.

Job Description

Whilst the Store Manager role will be all encompassing, some of the areas you will focus on and have responsibility for are:

  • Managing the store to ensure profitability and growth of the Store.
  • Looking for commercial opportunities and capitalising on these
  • Monitor economy, market trends and sales data to make informed decisions.
  • Liaise with key stakeholders, senior management and be a model store for the wider business
  • Project work - looking at ways to improve training, retention and ability of managers to deal with performance management issues.
  • Able to conduct regular analysis on competition and ways to improve working in store
  • Able to coach and develop the team of Department Managers to deliver KPIs and offer great customer service
  • Ensure strong VM standards are maintained, regularly feeding back back to head office
  • Liaising with head office on stock packages and allocation etc.

The Successful Applicant

To be successful as Store Manager for this Department Store, we are looking for candidates who are/have

  • Have managed a substantial turnover single site store OR multi - site experience
  • Managed a turnover of £10 million plus
  • Have had experience managing with fashion, additional areas (home, and beauty) also are preferable.
  • Extremely commercial
  • Strong visual merchandising skills and creative flair
  • Ability to influence
  • Extremely product focused

What's on Offer

£50,000 - £55,000 + Substantial Benefits Package

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