Operations Director (m/w)
Our client is one of the world’s leading non food retailer headquartered in the US. The company operates more than 800 stores in the United States and several hundreds international stores. Our client has a long tradition and was established for round about 60 years. With several billions of dollars the company is uniquely defined as the market leader in his segment.
In this role you will provide support to the General Manager in functioning of the company. You ensure that the business is operated to the highest standards in line with the mission statement and values of the company. Operational management of the company including staff, consultants and other service providers. Procurement and Management of projects from acquisition to evaluation. Having ownership of achieving set revenue, income and Profit and Loss targets. Driving the development and implementation of best practice management standards, including regular performance evaluations of staff. Oversee long-term budgetary planning and costs management in alignment with company’s strategic plan.
Bachelor’s degree in Retail Management / Business / or related fields and above. Vast experience in the retail industry as an Operations Director / Retail Director or Purchase Manager. Experience working cross-functionally with multiple departments. Very good English language skills. Ideally business experiences in Middle East. Excellent interpersonal, communication, organizational and problem solving skills are critical. Strong leadership, management, with proven ability to network and foster relationships, both internally and externally. Positive attitude, pro-active and dynamic personality. Flexibility for travel, good at strategic planning and execution. Analytic thinking, professional demeanour and reliability. Interest in working in a constantly growing international company.