Head of Retail uk & Europe- Luxury Brand
Mode Search is a Boutique Recruitment Agency specialising in Fashion and Lifestyle Brands. We connect inspiring individuals to the most desirable of workplaces on an international basis. We provide discrete support to a select client base across all retail and corporate disciplines.
Mode’s founders, Helen Porter and Stacey McCarthy, have over 20 years combined experience recruiting for some of the world’s leading Fashion and Lifestyle Brands globally. Already responsible for many key appointments within the industry, their vision was to create a specialist agency that was unreservedly client-centric.
Mode Search LTD are pleased to be partnered with a contemporary luxury design brand to support with their search for a newly created role of Head of Retail for the UK and Europe.
the business has enjoyed double digit growth in recent years and has ambitious plans to continue this in the next 5 years.
Reporting to the CEO you will be a strategically minded leader with proven success in driving growth and results while leading and motivating your teams.
This role has excellent progression opportunity to grow the business throughout the UK, Europe and Asia.
You will oversee efficient business management, control and growth of key accounts. we are looking for a candidate that has had experience of dealing with department stores and had experience of negotiations within launching a brand within a host store.
To be considered for this role you must:
-possess at least 5 years in a area role or Head of retail role within retail or wholesale
- Be results oriented with a real aesthetic eye and passion for design and luxury goods
-Have strong negotiation skills and be an excellent communicator and influencer
a 2nd European language such as French or German would be an advantage for this role.
Please note only successful candidates will be contacted.