Operations Manager - H&M

Alshaya

Egypt

Posted
Ref: GP435-4772

Job description / Role

Operations Manager - H&M - Cairo

Overview:

With more than 85 brands and stores across Kuwait, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Egypt, Bahrain, Oman, Jordan, Lebanon and Morocco our store operations management teams may travel 1000s of miles each month, carry several different currencies, change time zones day in day out and thrive on the challenges that such a widespread remit provides them.

Working as an Operations Manager for Alshaya gives you the opportunity to work with a dynamic, performance-focused team in a region where the retail industry is thriving. In recent years there has been a strategic plan of growth; new stores in existing markets, existing brands to new markets and new brands to existing markets. And the plan continues.

In this role you will be responsible for achieving all business plan targets, actively contributing to new store openings and identifying opportunities for employee and business development across a region - a region which may include multiple countries.

About H&M:

H&M Hennes & Mauritz AB (publ) was founded in Sweden in 1947 and is quoted on Nasdaq Stockholm. H&M's business idea is to offer fashion and quality at the best price in a sustainable way. In addition to H&M, the group includes the brands & Other Stories, Cheap Monday, COS, Monki and Weekday as well as H&M Home. The H&M group has more than 4,300 stores in 64 markets including franchise markets. In 2016, sales including VAT were SEK approximately 223 billion. The number of employees amounts to more than 161,000. For further information, visit hm.com.

Requirements

With more than 70 brands and stores across Kuwait, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Egypt, Bahrain, Oman, Jordan, Lebanon and Morocco our store operations management teams may travel 1000s of miles each month, carry several different currencies, change time zones day in day out and thrive on the challenges that such a widespread remit provides them.

Working as an Operations Manager for Alshaya gives you the opportunity to work with a dynamic, performance-focused team in a region where the retail industry is thriving. In recent years there has been a strategic plan of growth; new stores in existing markets, existing brands to new markets and new brands to existing markets. And the plan continues.

In this role you will be responsible for achieving all business plan targets, actively contributing to new store openings and identifying opportunities for employee and business development across a region - a region which may include multiple countries.

About the Company

M.H. Alshaya Co. is a leading international franchise operator for over 75 of the world’s most recognised retail brands including Starbucks, H&M, Mothercare, Debenhams, American Eagle Outfitters, P.F. Chang’s, The Cheesecake Factory, Victoria’s Secret, Boots, Pottery Barn and KidZania. The company operates over 3,400 stores across diverse customer sectors: Fashion & Footwear, Health & Beauty, Food, Optics, Pharmacy, Home Furnishings and Leisure & Entertainment. Alshaya’s stores can be found in markets across the Middle East and North Africa, Russia, Turkey and Europe and the company employs more than 47,000 people from over 120 nationalities.

The company has established itself as the industry leader across these territories through a combination of local market understanding and a comprehensive commitment to customer service. Growth in each of its operating divisions and brands is supported by continuous investment in talent and infrastructure. It applies best practices in retail operations, merchandising, marketing, information technology, logistics, real estate, human resources and financial controls.

M.H. Alshaya Co. is the retail business of the Alshaya Group, which was founded in Kuwait in 1890 and today represents one of the most dynamic companies in the Middle East. In addition to its retail operations, the Alshaya Group is active in a number of other sectors including real estate, automotive, hotels, trading and investments. Learn more about the company at www.alshaya.com or on Facebook.

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