Gucci Department Manager

GUCCI LIMITED
Country :
United Kingdom
Region :
London
County :
Greater London
Town :
LONDON
Category :
Retail
Contract type :
Permanent
Availability :
Full time
Job reference n° :
R025463

Company description

Job description

Summary
Dover Street Market - Department Manager

London

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

Accountabilities:
* 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

Job Type
Regular

Start Date
2019-08-01

Schedule
Full time

Organization
Gucci Limited