Retail Director

Zachary Daniels
London, South East England
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Retail Operations department of Zachary Daniels is currently recruiting for a Retail Director appointment covering the United Kingdom and Ireland.

The Company

The business is a Global Consumer Electronics Brand that are is about to launch retail stores an concessions across the UK.

The Role

Key responsibilities will include: -

  • Owning and developing the retail strategy and owning/driving specific strategic projects
  • Continually assessing the retail environment/climate and competitor activity to anticipate issues and provide proactive solutions
  • Sharing ideas and best practice with colleagues in order to ensure that the brand is continually developing and standards and customer expectations are continually exceeded
  • Leading retail initiatives, leveraging support from head office stakeholders, analysing results and feeding back commercial recommendations
  • Motivating and engaging field-based managers and their teams enabling them to feel empowered, inspired and connected to the business vision
  • Ensuring that the customer experience is being consistently delivered across the UK and Ireland
  • Proactively building succession plans and talent mapping to ensure the development and promotion of employees

The Candidate

You will currently be operating at a head of retail level or above, product range wise the business is open to various backgrounds but strong retail standards are key to this retailer.

The Package

In return the business offers a basic salary up to £80,000 per annum dependent on experience, bonus, holiday entitlement, pension, healthcare and staff discount.

Zachary Daniels specialises in retail management recruitment.