Job description / Role
We are currently looking for a Retail Director to work for a Multinational Retail Company in Dubai, UAE.
* Create and execute a retail strategy and manage the retail budget
* Work alongside the marketing and commercial team and develop a retail marketing plan and a marketing calendar
* Develop a management strategy for the POS
* Manage all the retail projects and ensure brand guidelines are implemented
* Assist with identifying new opportunities for brand development
* Manage the retail audit process and analyse the performance and profitability
* Ability to create a benchmark on competitors and provide a recommendation
* Manage a team and focus on people development
* Candidate must have a bachelor's degree
* Minimum 7 years of experience in as a Retail Manager within luxury retail (Beauty sector would be a plus)
* Strong knowledge on digital retail channels
* It is important to a strategic vision and ability to manage a team
* Passionate about the beauty industry and up to date with the latest trends
About the Company
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