Wednesday, 29 January 2014

Manager Job in Dubai; Salon Department Manager - Harvey Nichols

Job Title:    Salon Department Manager - Harvey Nichols
Job Ref.:    ATG1977
Job Location:    Dubai
Employer:    Al Tayer Group (Al Tayer Retail)
Operations:    Harvey Nichols

About Us
Established in 1979, Al Tayer Group is a privately-held, diversified company with operations in 12 countries in the Middle East and beyond.  With over 7,900 employees from 100 different nationalities, the Group has its headquarters in Dubai, UAE.
Al Tayer Group operates leading, quality-focused businesses in automobile sales and service, luxury and lifestyle retail, perfumes and cosmetics distribution, engineering as well as interiors contracting.  The Group’s portfolio includes several of the world’s leading brands such as Armani, Bvlgari, Banana Republic, Ford, Ferrari, Gucci, Gap, Harvey Nichols and Maserati. The Group operates over 180 stores across multiple markets in the Middle East. In addition, Al Tayer Group has investments in commercial real estate, contracting, supply chain management, precision tools manufacturing and travel agency services.

We are currently recruiting for a Department Manager for our Profiles Hair Salon in Harvey Nichols which is an opportunity to work with one of the world’s most famous stores.

Job Requirements:

  • Graduate in any discipline but preferably in Business Administration.
  • The successful candidate will be a focused individual who can provide leadership to a team to achieve goals and objectives. We are looking for someone that is confident and has good coaching and mentoring skills.
  • You should be used to working with a variety of cultures both as a Customer and members of staff. Good communications skills are essential.
  • As a member of the Management structure of the Department Store it is expected that you are able to work as a team!
  • Excellent grooming is essential.
  • Ideally the successful candidate will be an Arabic speaker.
  • You will have come from a Salon background. We are looking for someone that has managed a significant size business and has an in depth knowledge of the industry. You should be able to show thorough knowledge of managing a Salon and have a sound understanding of latest trends.
  • We are looking for someone that can show a background in driving sales and commercial opportunities, you should have evidence of how you have met and exceeded targets.
  • Customer service is a very important part of this role and therefore you will have to evidence how you have cultivated a culture of excellent customer service.
  • You should be able to evidence how you have managed budgets and the purchasing of products for the Salon.
  • You should also have experience in ensuring Visual Merchandising standards are maintained within the brand expectations.

Job Duties:
The role will be to manage the performance of the salon in the store, support strategic decisions, implement sales related activities and monitor sales performance to ensure planned revenues are achieved in budgeted costs.

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  • To the extent permitted by applicable laws and regulations, Al Tayer Group LLC and its affiliated companies (“Al Tayer” or “we”) collect, use and disclose your personal information in accordance with the principles set out below.
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  • You expressly acknowledge that submitting your application does not mean that you will be contacted for an interview or that you will be made an offer of employment.
  • We may consider you for other positions either with Al Tayer or our affiliated companies although we will seek your consent before advancing your CV any further.
  • We reserve the right to discontinue the recruitment process at any stage. Similarly, you have the right to withdraw your active application at any stage of the recruitment process.
  • We would like to assure your application will be treated with due diligence and thank you for considering employment with the Al Tayer Group.

Deadline Date: 28/03/2014

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