Area Manager - Cape Town

Do you have a passion for the retail industry? Then this position is for you! We are in search of a relatively brilliant Area Manager with extensive exposure to the retail sector. The incumbent will be responsible for the multi-store management of 6 – 8 stores This highly focused and experienced retail professional, must share our commitment to fashion, quality and customer service excellence and will assist in maximizing turnover and profits, controlling expenses within budget and improving the visual appeal and customer service of all stores based in his/her area. You would need: · Matric, tertiary qualification will be an advantage · Business related qualification, diploma or certificate · Previous experience as a large store manager 70 million + (preferably car-carrying) or area Manager · Retail strong business acumen · Target and turnover driven · Good administration and merchandise skills · Excellent people management and ir skills · Good planning and organizational skills · Good interviewing, recruitment and coaching skills · Innovative leadership and training skills · Flair for fashion, energetic and self-motivated · Excellent communication skills · Ability to handle pressure

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