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Operations Manager

Job Title: Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Saudi Arabia
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q95211
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: STC.00252.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: May 14, 2014 13:39

Job Description

Give your career a boost working for one of the biggest and most successful retail groups in the Middle East. The business is currently recruiting for a skilled and experienced Operations Manager to drive the success of one of their biggest brands in Saudi Arabia. As the Operations Manager, you will handle the following responsibilities: * Provide a strategic leadership, direction and motivation to a team of highly competitive Store Managers * Drive the continuous improvement in all aspects of the brands retail operations and ensure that customers are provided with excellent shopping experience * Identify promotional opportunities for the brand to ensure the highest possible sales and profit gain * Provide feedback on trading reviews along with Merchandisers and the Retail Director * Analyse business reports and plan corrective actions when required The ideal candidate for this role will have the following qualifications: * Bachelors degree in any discipline, MBA in Business Administration would be an advantage * At least 3 years of experience within a senior management role within a similar fashion retail business * Competitive knowledge of the retail market within the GCC region and experience in handling different brands * Strong knowledge and background within retail operations and processes * Strong English and Arabic communication skills * Excellent leadership and negotiation skills * Outstanding time and people management skills For this crucial post, the rewards are beyond the usual competitive tax-free salary package, but an opportunity to further develop as a professional within the thriving retail industry of the Middle East and have a large influence in an exciting new workplace. If you think that you are qualified for this position, please send us your CV today. 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.