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Operations Director

Michael Page Sales
££120000- ££140000
Closing date
7 Jun 2024

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Business Sector
Food & Drink
Contract Type
Full Time
Retail Management

Job Details

Operations Director

- London

  • Join one of the UK's leading independent retailers.
  • Seeking an Operations Director to oversee all operational processes.

About Our Client

Our client stands as a cornerstone in the UK's retail sector, boasting a rich heritage spanning 125 years. As a premier furniture and homeware business, they are renowned for their unwavering commitment to quality and service. With a solid financial foundation and a vision for the future, they are looking for an experienced Retail Operations Director to join the leadership team.

Job Description

As the Retail Operations Director, you will orchestrate a seamless blend of efficiency and excellence across all operational areas of the business. Reporting directly to the Commercial Director and collaborating closely with the Managing Director, you will use your strategic expertise to align operational objectives with overarching company goals. Your responsibilities will span from optimising customer service and warehouse operations to enhancing stock management and distribution processes. Through astute leadership, you will champion a culture of operational excellence, driving continuous improvement and building on our client's esteemed reputation in the retail landscape.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal candidate will be a seasoned retail professional with a devotion for customer service excellence, supported by strategic thinking and operational finesse. With a track record of success in retail operations management, particularly within large single or multi-site environments, you will bring a wealth of experience to the table. Your leadership acumen will be characterised by a commitment to engaging people, nurturing talent, fostering collaboration, and upholding the highest standards of integrity and professionalism. A proactive mindset, coupled with exceptional analytical and communication skills, will be essential for thriving in this influential role.

What's on Offer

A competitive salary and benefits package commensurate with your expertise and contributions.

The opportunity to make a tangible impact within a highly respected retailer, shaping the future of the business.

The potential for a fulfilling work-life balance within a longstanding and financially stable company.

A supportive and collaborative work environment where your skills and talents will be recognised and valued.

Note: This is a full-time on-site permanent position with regular Saturday/bank holiday work required.

Where specific UK qualifications are required we will take into account overseas equivalents. All third party applications will be forwarded to Page Executive.

Ref Code: MPGC0420246407465Z
Closing Date: 17/06/2024


Michael Page Sales UK is a leading professional recruitment consultancy covering permanent, interim and contract recruitment. We have UK wide coverage with ten offices located in London, Weybridge, Reading, Birmingham, Bristol, Leicester, St Albans, Manchester, Leeds and Glasgow. The core markets we serve are Consumer, Business Services, Media, IT/Telco, Financial Services, Healthcare and Technical Sales, with a dedicated person or team in each location specialising in each of these sectors. The clients we work with are as diverse as the candidates we represent; from Blue Chips to SMEs, and Sales Execs to Sales Directors. Our Consultants are typically from relevant sales backgrounds giving first hand experience of the roles we recruit for. We pride ourselves on delivering unrivalled service levels to our candidates and our clients, our track record of success over the past 20 years means we stand out.

Within our Consumer Sales Division we have consultants within each of the 10 offices who dedicate themselves to this sector and no other. Our specialist capability is demonstrated further as we focus on sub sectors such as food, drink, household, foodservice, consumer electronics, apparel, health & beauty, consumer healthcare, pet and sports. Some of our key clients include Colgate, Beiersdorf, Dr Oetker, Johnson & Johnson, Matthew Clark, PZ Cussons, Kellogg’s, 2 Sisters, Samsung, Seven Seas, Twinings, Unilever, Reckitt Benckiser, SC Johnson, Warburtons, InBev, Kettle Chips, Hallmark, Luxottica, McCain, Britvic, General Mills, and Molson Coors to name but a few!

Michael Page Sales UK is part of Michael Page International with operations in the UK, Continental Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Americas. As well as looking for high quality candidates for our clients, we are also always looking for top talent to work for us

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