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Assistant Manager

  • Department: Home & Furniture
  • Location: Knightsbridge
  • Job type: Full Time
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Job reference: VAC- 9136

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As an Assistant Manager, you’ll help get the best out of a diverse and passionate team, providing a truly remarkable experience for every customer. Acting as a role model, people coach and product expert, you’ll drive sales and exceptional service. From day one, you’ll work alongside a team of retail experts who are extremely proud to be part of an incredible business.

About us

Harrods is in the middle of a £200 million transformation to ensure we remain a destination for a  retail experience unlike any other. Alongside reimagining our retail spaces and our use of new technologies, we’re empowering our retail leaders to work wonders. So expectations are high, but as an Assistant Manager, you’ll have the freedom and support to make the impossible happen for customers.

About you

You’ll play a pivotal role for Harrods. Your key focus will be to drive sales and service performance through your teams while taking care of their welfare and development.  Day to day, you’ll need to be passionate about customer satisfaction and improving the shop floor, as well as being full of ideas and energy. It’s essential that you can make a quick impact, so you’ll need experience in managing people.

As well as these qualities, it’s important you have:

  • The organizational skills to keep the shop floor running smoothly
  • An eye for quality – we take pride in everything we do for the customer
  • Reliability, hard work and customer focus – your standards will become your team’s
  • The judgement to know when to flex your leadership style

Our promise to you

We strive to remain the leader in luxury retail. Help us do this by realising the potential of your Sales Associates, then you’ll have great things to look forward to. Our retail management team are supportive, work-hard, have fun and love to learn. You’ll join a busy, buzzing environment where your ideas will come to life every day and where you will be encouraged to be yourself. Plus you’ll have ongoing training and plenty of opportunities to grow with us.

Beyond this, you’ll have a great package of benefits that includes up to 33% staff discount on Harrods’ products, a generous pension plus 25 days’ paid holiday and your birthday off.

Uniquely You

At Harrods we believe the personality and authenticity of our people sets us apart. We celebrate and invite applications from all cultures, backgrounds, tastes and experiences and are proud of our culture where people from all walks of life can grow and thrive. What makes you unique makes us exceptional.

If you want to know more about our people and our culture, search #TogetherHarrods on LinkedIn, Facebook or Instagram

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