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Area Manager - South West & Midlands

Job Title: Area Manager - South West & Midlands
Contract Type: Contract
Location: South East England
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: KAS90570
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 23, 2012 17:23

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen within this well-known high street fashion retailer, which is currently looking for a highly commercial Area Manager for the South West & Midlands area on a maternity cover basis. The role will be for 6 month contract with the potential to turn to a permanent role. As the Area Manager you will be responsible for: * The commercial management of circa 30 stores * Managing sales and maximising profit * Ensuring customer service is consistently to a high standard * Monitoring store performance * Planning seasonal and promotional store layouts * Communicating ideas and feedback to head office * Assisting HR with the recruitment of Store Management You will also be responsible for developing business opportunities in the area as well as demonstrating commercial initiative to make decisions. To be successful, you will need to: * Have experience of managing a large number of stores * Be familiar with current fashion trends * Have a proven track record of driving KPIs * Have inspirational leadership skills * Be able to communicate effectively at a store and head office level In return for your hard work and dedication as an Area Manager, you will receive a highly competitive salary as well as a bonus and fantastic company benefits.