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Regional Manager - London

Job Title: Regional Manager - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £33000 - £37500 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q94932
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: SSP.61549.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: January 24, 2014 11:34

Job Description

This Fashion & gift retailer is recruiting for an Area Manager who is looking for a unique challenge in their South-West Region. This is a leading, fashion-forward charity boutique retailing with contemporary interiors and high quality goods including sought after designer /retro brands including some quirky finds! The overall purpose of this post is to support the Head of Retail in achieving the company’s retail commercial successes whist maintaining the visual, customer care, operational standard. As the Area Manager, you will be taking over the following responsibilities: * Motivate & inspire store managers from across the region (24 stores ) to hit their sales plan and provide great service in stores. * Conduct regular store visits * Responsible for completing probationary and annual appraisals under the guidance of the Head of Retail * Develop and implement skills training programmes for managers * Inspiration leadership and the need to motivate manager’s differently * Ensure that all company policies and standards are adhered to * Identify new commercial & business opportunity for the brand * to promote, at all levels vision, values and strategic objective * Working toward Areas Compliance & Stock targets To be successful, you must have: * Experience at Area Manager or Department Store Manager level minimum within a fashion or Home experience * Experience managing a large team of Store Managers * Inspirational leadership skills with the ability to energise and motivate * Have a proven track record of driving KPIs through your people * P&L accountability experience * Strong visual merchandising skills This is an exciting new opportunity for an accomplished Manager who is keen to make an impression in a growing company that they really care about! The successful candidate will be rewarded with a generous remuneration package and salary. If you have the right qualifications for this position, please send us your CV quoting the reference Q94932. 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.