Flagship Store Manager

  • Post Date:April 25, 2019
  • Apply Before: June 30, 2019
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  • Salary Attractive
    Location Florence, Italy
    Term Full Time / Permanent
Florence, Metropolitan City of Florence, Italy
Job Description

An outstanding opportunity for an experienced Store Manager to manage a Flagship Store in Florence on behalf of a leading Italian luxury fashion brand.

The role commands a results driven Manager capable of leading, inspiring, and motivating the store’s members of staff (circa. 28) to successfully achieve their full potential as well as creating an exciting and dynamic working environment. Commercially and operationally adept, the Store Manager will develop, and train staff to achieve their full potential, delivering exceptional guest service, operating standards, business growth, and designated targets.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for creating an environment where in store teams seize every opportunity to drive sales and act commercially whilst maintaining high service standards.
  • Managing P&L, sales and store targets.
  • They will ensure that teams are using best practice and adhere to the company policies, processes and procedures.
  • Ensure the store is to the highest operational standards (both front of house and back of house)
  • Reporting to Retail Manager on store performance
  • Recruiting staff
  • Appraisals, disciplinary’s, performance management
  • Market knowledge and awareness of the local area

Requirements

  • An established (at least 5 years) Store Management or accomplished Boutique Manager looking for the next level, with proven history as a Store Manager for a luxury fashion brand in the UK, willing to relocate / return to Florence.
  • Proven Store Management ability, highly numerate with the ability to understand and analyse sales performance data.
  • Evidence of leading and managing a high performing teams to deliver results
  • Experienced in a consultative selling environment, ideally all luxury fashion categories
  • Excellent people management skills and ability to deliver the very highest store standards and guest services
  • Recruitment, training, active coaching, and team development experience
  • Suitable candidates will already be strong Store Managers, come from an extensive luxury fashion background and be accustomed to delivering excellence, and results.

Desirable

  • Fluency of Italian and English languages
  • Previous exposure luxury fashion store management
  • Available to start / relocate to Florence asap
  • Degree educated