Sales Manager - Permanent

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United Kingdom
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Full time

Company description

You know Next, but did you know we’re a FTSE-100 retail company employing over 43,000 people across the UK and Ireland. We’re the UK’s 2nd largest fashion retailer and for Kidswear we’re the market leader. At the last count we have over 540 stores, plus the Next Directory and it’s now possible to buy on-line from over 70 countries around the world! So we’ve gone global!

Job description

About the Role

You will:

Inspire and lead your team to deliver outstanding service to our customers

Manage, develop and motivate your team to perform to the best of their ability

Work alongside your team to meet and beat seasonal performance targets whilst recognising and nurturing talent

Make sound commercial decisions through data analysis, market and competitor awareness to keep the store on-trend and profitable


About You

You are passionate about our customers, our people and our products

You are a driven, enthusiastic individual who motivates others with your energetic approach to work, and has the ability to create a great working atmosphere and team spirit

A team player who thrives in a results driven, fast paced and challenging environment

You stay calm and approachable even under pressure - always realistic with your expectations of others

A great communicator and can work naturally with people at all levels

Skills and Qualifications You Have

Experience of leading and coaching people within a similar role

Experience of dealing with people issues

Experience of problem solving, decision making, and planning and organising

Ability to analyse and interpret financial and statistical data

- Life Assurance
- Healthcare Scheme
- Uniform Allowance
- Great Bonuses
- 25% Staff Discount
- First Pick of Sale Stock
- Online Employee Perks – Hot deals and exclusive offers
- Save As You Earn Scheme
- Staff Shops – Bargains all year round