Country Manager- Import and Export

Recruiter
Adam Recruitment Ltd
Location
Manchester
Salary
45000.0000
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
17 Jun 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Country Manager- Import and Export | Manchester | £45,000 - £55,000 + benefits | Fashion Retailer

My client is a Spanish fashion retailer who are operating globally and are looking to continue building on their current success by recruiting a UK Country Manager with international import and export. The UK Country Manager will be responsible for managing existing stores and will be a face of the current and upcoming stores across the UK joining existing branches in Spain, Portugal, and Italy, among others.

The successful applicant will find themselves responsible for the import and export to and from European countries, the P&L and will be commercially focused.

UK Country Manager Key Responsibilities:

- Management of network sales agents
- Control of the accountancy function and bank funds, including collecting and making payments
- Management of deliveries from Spain to final UK customer
- Oversee and supervise customs clearance declaration for Customs Office, and domestic transport
- Liaise with HQ in Spain and provide regular updates

UK Country Manager Skills & Experience:

- Experience in managing logistics for delivery etc.
- Knowledge of customs legislation and responsibilities
- Fluency in Spanish ideal, or desire to learn Spanish as a new language
- Experience within an accounts or finance handling role desired
- Qualifications within business, economics or business desired
- Experience within fashion companies desired but not essential

You will be of a commercial mind-set and will be happy to work under your own guidance and build a team around you. The role will require travel.

This is a great opportunity for a highly-organised manager to join a globally established and growing high-end fashion brand and take them to the next level by leading their flagship UK store.

If you're interested in hearing more about this role then please apply through the link provided, or send your CV to