An exciting opportunity has arisen in Saudi Arabia, one of the region's fastest growing retail markets. Our client is looking for a Head of Retail Operations for our leading fashion, health & beauty and home furnishing brands within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
As Head of Operations with Alshaya, you will be accountable for company profit and the development of the Store Operations team whilst working closely with Marketing and Visual Merchandising. Actively contributing to development and business initiatives relevant to the Fashion division, you will take specific ownership for the successful opening of new stores within on our leading retail brands.
For this role, our client is looking for more than just an Operator. Your highly developed stakeholder and brand engagement will see you lead a team of functional and regional management acting in an expert capacity. You will have the relevant knowledge and experience gained within big name organisations and the leadership ability to make a real positive impression within this large scale international opportunity.
Your proven ability to build, develop and implement successful business plans whilst putting the customer at your focal point will provide you with a solid foundation for this role. As will your strong operations skills and ability to mentor, build and develop highly effective teams.
Working as a Head of Retail Operations for Alshaya gives you the opportunity to lead a dynamic, performance-focused team across a region where the retail industry is thriving. You will have full accountability for your stores' operations and financial performance and will be supported by a team of Operations Managers and Area Managers.
Additionally, this role will see you focusing on the following:
• Accountability for P&L statements
• Maintaining host brand/franchise reputation
• Stock & Inventory Management
• Managing multi-unit retail brands
• Analyzing, re-forecasting and reporting on the financial performance
Our client is looking for commercially-focused individuals with a proven background in multi-region retail operations management who are dedicated to driving business performance.