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Store Development Manager

Job Title: Store Development Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East London, London
Industry:
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q96604
Contact Name: Quest Search and Selection
Contact Email: richard.ashcroft@questsearch.co.uk
Job Published: November 26, 2014 12:48

Job Description

A well known UK based and Europe-wide retailer is looking to bring a Store Format Development Manager on board as soon as possible. Working as the head of a small team, you will be responsible for the roll-out of the New Concept retail stores, their layouts and design.

Based in East London, with UK wide travel, you will report into the Store Development Director.

The main responsibilities in this role are:

  • Management of the ongoing store development process
  • Management of all parties including internal stakeholders and third party contractors
  • Planning and management of all resources across multiple projects
  • Liaison with suppliers to ensure timescales and processes are adhered to
  • Management of a team of 6 people
  • Continual feedback to the Board including presentations and timeframe updates

The ideal candidate has to be from a retail background but in this instance, my client is open to candidates from a Design, Space Planning or Construction background.

It is essential that you:

  • Lead from the front, inspiring your team to deliver on tight company deadlines
  • Can prove a successful track record in managing large CAPEX projects and bringing them in on time and on budget
  • Are able to work under pressure at all times
  • Are in a position to travel the length and breadth of the UK

Additional qualifications in project management or CAD design etc. will certainly be beneficial.

In return for your hard work, you will be rewarded with a Competitive salary of between £35-£50k with good company benefits including car allowance and expenses.

If this sounds like you, apply today using an up-to-date copy of your CV.

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.