Gucci Department Manager

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United Kingdom
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Greater London
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Company description

Job description

Dover Street Market - Department Manager


Role Mission

To ensure the achievement of the Department business goals (sales and profitability) whilst promoting and enhancing the brand. As Department Manager you will lead, manage and direct a team in line with corporate policies and key procedures. Working in this Department you will be the point of contact for the Host store; cultivating and developing a strong relationship to support the department's performance.

Job Description

* Driving the economical and operational effectiveness of the department, in compliance with internal policies and procedures
* To organize the department staffing and rotas to ensure adequate coverage for front and back of house duties,
* Supervising logistics and stock management
* Maintenance of inventory achieving accuracy when audited
* Ensure the achievement of business goals and strategic projects
* Managing store staff with the support of Local HR (Recruitment, Coaching, Training)
* Implementation of visual guidelines; keeping employees informed about visual updates, and ensuring that best sellers and key products are displayed. Maintaining close cooperation with the Visual Display Team
* General departments upkeep and maintenance in terms of cleanness, tidiness and efficiency, in order to ensure the best image of products and store, in line with the brand communication and promotion strategy

Key Requirements:
* 5 years + of fashion retail management experience is desirable
* The ability to build, execute and follow the Company strategy
* A genuine passion for Art and fashion with the ability to articulate this when engaging with clients
* The proven ability to drive results and to manage senior sales teams
* Commercial skills and a strong business acumen
* Problem solving skills; developing solutions
* A talent for training, coaching and developing a team closely
* Strong communication skills
* Excellent fashion and market knowledge

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Full time

Gucci Limited