Department Manager

  • Salary: Competitive
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Permanent

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To sell you have to be PASSIONATE!

To deliver results you need to TAKE ACTION!

To achieve success you must COACH OTHERS!

If all of the above describes you, then you could be the perfect DEPARTMENT MANAGER for one of our biggest money-making departments in the business…TOYS!

This is a high-profile role that’s only featured in our top turnover locations, so we need a real superstar! We’re recruiting for this role in our White City store, are you that superstar?



You might know us as the inventors of the Rampant Rabbit, or even the destination for must-have lingerie, and you’re right, but we’re SO much more than that…

We’re a brand that strives to EMPOWER, lives to PUSH BOUNDARIES, gets kicks off MAKING IT HAPPEN and absolutely LOVES OUR CUSTOMER!

Our talented people are at the heart of our business, and they’re the ones who make our brand the incredible success that it is.



The life of a Department Manager:

* Lead the toy department as if it were your own business, do what it takes to make it a phenomenal success!
* Create the WOW factor on the department through mind blowing VM, world class service and faultless product knowledge
* Make the most of ALL the trade reports and data available to you, this is your golden ticket to understanding your department and driving commercial wins
* Engage the rest of the team, you can’t make amazing happen on your own – get them excited, teach them your secrets to selling and develop their knowledge, they too hold a key to the department’s performance
* Product means everything, it’s critical that you take a pro-active approach to maintaining stock levels through effective replenishment, flagging any issues, and maintenance of demos and displays
* You’re an expert and part of an elite group within our top turnover stores, you must be sure to keep your knowledge up to date, relevant and accurate, our customers expect nothing less
* Lead department walk throughs with knowledge and confidence, know your numbers, shout about what you’ve achieved and be clear on your goals – be proud of your department and its contribution to the store



What’s in it for you:

* Up to £10.85 per hour (Part Time - 30 hours per week)
* A great induction, setting you up for success in your new role
* 50% staff discount
* Incentives and initiatives
* Wellness programme
* Internal progression journey

…just to name a few (not to mention, the opportunity to work for a fantastic brand – huge perk!)



If you’re currently in a Sales Management role, within Retail, Leisure or Hospitality, and you love our brand and what we stand for, apply with your CV to find out more!



Due to high volumes, we’re unable to get in touch with every candidate to acknowledge your application, however we’re grateful that you’ve taken the time to apply. All successful candidates will be contacted as soon as possible to discuss the role and their experience further.

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