Chinti & Parker

Store Manager

Based: London
Level: Senior
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 25 April 2019
Job Listing Added: 26 March 2019

Chinti & Parker - Store Manager
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent


Chinti & Parker are a luxury British brand who are seeking an experienced Store Manager to launch their new Pop Up Store in Marylebone and then move and open the planned Flagship store in London in September 2019. In this role, you will be responsible for the overall management of the store, staff, stock & merchandise, and customer service. You will also be responsible for achieving sales objectives, maintaining and achieving high operational and merchandising standards and goals, building highly motivated teams, and developing team members.


Store Manager Core Responsibilities
• Manage the day to day operations of the store
• Developing store strategies to expand store traffic and optimize profitability
• Meeting sales goals by training, motivating, mentoring and providing feedback to store staff
• Ensuring high levels of customers satisfaction through excellent service


Responsibilities
• Supervising assistant store manager(s)
• Develop business strategies to expand store traffic and optimize profitability
• Meet sales goals by training, motivating, mentoring and providing feedback to sales staff
• Ensure high levels of customers satisfaction through excellent service
• Complete store administration and ensure compliance with policies and procedures
• Maintain outstanding store condition and visual merchandising standards
• Report daily/weekly on buying trends, customer needs, profits etc
• Propose innovative ideas to increase market share
• Conduct personnel performance appraisals of store staff to assess training needs.
• Actively manage all controllable costs to ensure maximum profit return for the store
• Deal with all issues that arise from staff or customers (complaints, grievances etc)
• Be a shining example of well behaviour and high performance
• Additional store manager duties as needed


Requirements
• Previous line management experience in a luxury retail environment
• Powerful leading skills and business orientation
• Customer management skills
• Strong organizational skills
• Good communication and interpersonal skills
• Enthusiastic and ambitious attitude to achieve personal goals
• Passion about our products and our brand


About Chinti & Parker
With a passion for innovative knit design, London-based cousins Anna Singh and Rachael Wood founded Chinti & Parker in 2009 to bring a new level of tactility to contemporary womenswear. With strong backgrounds in fashion and beauty, and armed with an inherent understanding of what women feel good in, Anna and Rachael sought to combine a playful approach with timeless techniques. They saw an opportunity to inject colour and humour into the current market by using cashmere in distinctive new ways and creating ready-to-wear collections elevated by time-honoured textile processes. Driven by the concept of ‘material creativity’, the brand uses the world’s best yarns to create collections underpinned by sophisticated textures and designs with soul. Today, Chinti & Parker’s ready-to-wear collections feature the finest cottons, softest cashmere and lightest Merinos crafted by the most respected mills across the globe.

How to Apply

If you wish to apply for this role, please email [email protected] with your CV and cover letter, detailing ‘Store Manager Application’ in the subject line.