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Operations Director

Job Title: Operations Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Midlands
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SSP89041
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: SSP.50508.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: February 20, 2013 18:48

Job Description

A nationwide retailer is looking for a Head of Retail Operations. This Executive appointment is looking for an individual to deliver the strategic plan of the business whilst continuing to deliver financial results, and lead a team through inspirational leadership whilst setting and cascading clear goals & objections. The accountabilities include: * Full responsibility for retail operations c200 stores * Responsible for the sales and operations of new & existing stores * Working with other head office central functions to drive and deliver sales performance through talent management & management of operational costs. * Budget preparation and control, including loss prevention and maximising operational efficiency. The role allows you to be part of a larger business also; you will have Store Manager reports which in tail will have their own team of managing approximately c20 stores each. This role will be suitable for a retail professional at a Head of, Operations Director or Divisional level depending on the size of the business and must have past or current FMCG, Mixed-Goods or Food retail operations experience. You must be seen as an influential leader who can share the vision with the whole retail estate as well as being able to communicate with the board of director. If you feel you would be a suitable candidate for this level of position & its requirements, please apply and quote reference SSP89041. 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.