Head of Retail
Your new company
Operating throughout the Midlands, we are working exclusively with this hugely successful independent convenience retail chain who employ thousands of colleagues in their portfolio of modern stores and in their state of the art head office. They are looking to appoint a Head of Retail to drive the strategic vision of the business as they embark on the next exciting chapter in their history.
Your new role
Reporting in to the CEO, the job holder will be responsible for the operations of the Convenience channel of the business, including the financial performance as well as the management of a team of Area and Store Managers. You will provide operational and strategic leadership to the team, playing a crucial role in shaping and delivering the business plan through your team. You will have ultimate responsibility for the trading and financial performance of the business, making assessments and recommendations to drive the strategy and vision.
What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for this role you will be a an experienced people leader with a thorough knowledge of food retailing in the convenience sector in a multi-site environment. You will have held previous positions where you will have had total responsibility for managing budgets, and have a proven track record in delivering profitability and growth. You will have outstanding influencing skills as you will be working closely with the Buying and Marketing teams to implement policies in line with ranging and promotional activity.
What you'll get in return
In return, the successful applicant with receive a 6 figure basic salary, company car and host of other benefits including a generous company contributory pension scheme, generous holiday and bonus.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV.
Whilst we would like to respond to all our on-line applicants, regrettably we are unable to do so due to the high volumes we receive. If you've not heard from us within two weeks, unfortunately on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.