Sale Shop Head Of Department

Recruiter
THE HOUSE OF BRUAR
Location
Pitlochry
Posted
14 Nov 2018
Closes
10 Dec 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sale Shop Head of Department We have a unique opportunity in our Sale Shop Department for an accomplished Manager or experienced Supervisor to continue in the pursuit of excellence in customer service. With a keen eye for current trends combined with a lasting appreciation for classic rural style, we have put together an extensive collection of men’s and women’s country attire that embodies fine country living at its best, from traditional tweeds to fine cashmere, practical gilets to extravagant eveningwear. Working with luxury brands and products, our aim is to deliver the best merchandise, textiles and service that Scotland has to offer. Key Responsibilities: Organising and managing the day-to-day activities of all aspects of the Department. Managing the individuals, 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. What we’re looking for: Management experience within the retail industry. Excellent time management and organisational skills. Excellent people management skills. A thorough understanding of product seasonality. Experience of supervising, motivating and leading a team. Full working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications. Who we need: A Customer Service Ambassador. Collaborative, flexible and reliable approach to work. The ability to support a rapidly changing programme. An interest in visual displays, with visual flair. A positive attitude with an approachable manner. In return we offer competitive pay rates and excellent staff benefits. Please note that due to our idyllic country setting, you will need transport to commute. Only candidates with previous experience in a similar environment will be considered. Please apply by email to Robert Day, General Manager , or in writing to The House of Bruar, By Blair Atholl, Perthshire, PH18 5TW, enclosing a copy of your CV and covering letter.