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Operations Director

Job Title: Operations Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Midlands
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SSP92200
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 18, 2013 22:18

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 c20 large units. * Responsible for the sales and operations of new & existing stores. * Introduce and establish retail disciplines within the Centres. * support and guide Centre Managers to drive these. * Coach, guide and mentor the Commercial Management team. * Liaise and improve communication between the Operations & Head Office. * 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. This role will be suitable for a retail professional at a Operations Director, Divisional or Regional level depending on the size of the business and must have past. Backgrounds that are of particular interest include - DIY, Hospitality Gardening or Outdoor 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 to the other Directors & the MD. If you feel you would be a suitable candidate for this level of position & its requirements, please apply and quote reference SSP92200. 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.