Commercial Operations Controller

Fixed Recruitment
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Commercial Operations Controller

Salary: £33540.00 Plus Benefits

Location: Enderby, Leicester

Start Date: ASAP

Duration: Permanent

If you're an exceptional leader with great co-ordination skills and have impressive experience working in a project management background, then this could be the perfect job for you.

The NEXT retail chain was launched in February 1982 and the first store opened with an exclusive coordinated collection of stylish clothes, shoes and accessories for women. Collections for men, children and the home quickly followed. NEXT clothes are styled by its in-house design team to offer great style, quality and value for money with a contemporary fashion edge.

Due to our success we are now looking to recruit a Commercial Operations Controller to join our team based

About the Team

This is a fantastic opportunity to join our Creative Operations team in a varied role supporting and managing the team who are involved in the design and development of our Next Directory, Publications and imagery. You'll work with a variety of internal stakeholders and external suppliers to ensure the accurate and timely delivery of services.

About the Commercial Operations Controller role:

You will:

  • Take on a key roles within the Creative Operations teams to ensure the smooth operation and delivery of vital projects for the department.
  • Be involved from initial brief to final handover on a variety of projects including producing our Next Directory publications through to supplying imagery for
  • Work to identify opportunities for continual improvement.
  • Communicate clearly and confidently, using your understanding of the business to co-ordinate and bring together processes to ensure a timely and smooth launch of publications.
  • Manage and develop a team dealing with the day to day hands on management of this process whilst influencing other key areas within the business such as our product and ecommerce departments.

The idealOperations Controller:

About you

  • Previous experience working in a similar role such as project management.
  • Proficient in using Microsoft Packages particularly Excel and ideally have experience of Mac operating systems including Adobe Indesign (desirable but not essential).
  • Team player with excellent communication skills and the ability to build strong internal and external relationships.
  • Self motivated with the ability to work in a fast paced environment and ensure critical deadlines are met.
  • Possess strong attention to detail.
  • Take a positive and flexible approach to your work.

If you feel you have the skills and experience to carry out this role then apply today for the chance of an early interview!