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Area Manager- North West

Job Title: Area Manager- North West
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North West England,
Industry:
Salary: £47000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q98123
Contact Name: Quest Search and Selection
Contact Email: richard.ashcroft@questsearch.co.uk
Job Published: June 10, 2015 13:50

Job Description

An exciting and unique opportunity has arisen with a well established retailer that is looking for an Area Manager for the North West.

You will be responsible for the overall commercial management of approximately 20 stores in some far-reaching locations, so ideally you must be prepared to stay away from home a number of nights a week.

As the Area Manager, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Motivate & inspire store managers from across the region to hit their sales plan and provide great service in stores.
  • Conduct regular store visits
  • Ensure that all company policies and standards are adhered to
  • Identify new commercial & business opportunities for the brand
  • Working toward Areas Compliance & Stock targets

To be successful, you must have:

  • Experience at Area Manager level
  • Experience in fashion is a distinct advantage
  • Experience managing a large team of Store Managers
  • Inspirational leadership skills with the ability to energise and motivate
  • High levels of commerciality
  • Have a proven track record of driving KPIs through your people
  • P&L accountability experience
  • Strong visual merchandising skills

This is an exciting opportunity for an accomplished Area Manager keen to make an impression in a market leading and growing company. The successful candidate will be rewarded with a generous remuneration package and salary of up to £60k + car/car allowance. If you have the right qualifications for this position, please send us your CV quoting the reference Q98123.

We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.

Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.