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Head of Region - North-West

Job Title: Head of Region - North-West
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: asap
Reference: Q99490
Contact Name: Quest Search and Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 28, 2015 10:15

Job Description

This nationwide recognised retailer is a market leader in its field and continues to be innovative with excelled growth on the UK retail high-street.

With renewed business principles this company is looking for a leader who will put the customer 1st, work collaboratively and have a mind-set of commercial growth.

This retailer employees 20,000 people and has international presence.

The Role -

This business is looking for a game-changer! Someone who can make people stop and think & take people with them through their effective leadership.

This business operate out of small-format stores and you will be looking after 200 stores through the leadership of your 10 - 12 Area Managers.

The duties and responsibilities associated with this role centre around an overall accountability for the performance of the stores in your division.

This is suited to someone who has worked their way up into a senior leadership position and is keen to develop and take this experience further to a new retailer. This translates into P&L awareness, assessment and development of store practices in order to maximise sales potential and a real focus on your colleagues and customers.

As a market leading Regional Manager or Head of who has the potential to lead through Area or District Manager's to implement change, innovation & high performance.

You should have blue-chip experience from a supermarket, mixed goods, Health & beauty, hospitality, electrical or DIY background with a turnover experience in the region of £150-200 million +. Small format store experience is desirable but not essential. This is a service focused environment so Mixed-product, Healthcare (Optical, Pharmacy, and Dentistry), Hospitality or Food are all ideal.

An innovator but also be aware of the need to advance your colleagues and set targets for individual & store performance. Not only this you must embrace the company's values, drive commerciality by impact & influence performance.

As Regional Director you will receive a competitive salary & package, car allowance, not to mention an autonomous working environment in one of the leading blue chip retailers in the UK.

If you believe that you are the right retail leader for this role and operating at the correct level, please send you CV quoting the reference of Q99490.

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.