Head of Department
Perthshire - Scotland
Salary dependant on experience plus benefits
An exciting opportunity to join an iconic department store as arisen.
My client is looking for an experienced Store Manager / Deputy Manager/ Sales Manager / Department Manager who is passionate to work within a premium customer service focused environment to be their Head of Department. You must be competent in leading and managing people, visual merchandising and commercial planning. Extensive experience within a customer focused environment and sound retail management experience within a clothing retail environment is required.
To be a successful Head of Department your responsibilities will be to effectively manage the day-to-day operation of the store and team to consistently achieve the store objectives and assist in achieving the business goals.
Head of Department Responsibilities:
- Organising and managing the day-to-day activities of all aspects of the Department.
- Managing the team and tasks of the Department.
- To continually develop the team by facilitating department training sessions and briefs.
- Engage the team to ensure they are working to the highest standards and meeting sales targets.
- Manage all performance management issues, including absence management.
- To passionately promote and drive Brand Image through extensive product knowledge.
- Manage the housekeeping of the department.
- Be responsible for all stock movements by liaising with the buying and warehouse teams.
- Maintaining our visually inspiring in-store and window displays to reflect the company brand and reputation.
Deputy Head of Menswear Desired Skills and Experience:
- Previously an established Store Manager / Sales Manager / Department Manager or similar positions.
- A thorough understanding of product seasonality.
- Management experience within the retail industry.
- Excellent time management and organisational skills.
- Excellent people management skills.
- Demonstration of a good understanding of product seasonality.
- Experience of supervising, motivating and leading a team.
To apply for this role you will be a strong service and sales led Manager with the ability to build up strong customer relationships. You will have a creative eye with strong visual skills.
This is a fantastic opportunity to manage in a successful and unique company in a stunning location with the very best products!
This position would suit an established and proven Store Manager, Deputy Manager, Sales Manager or Department Manager
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