Bendon is a much loved, iconic New Zealand company with a history dating back 72 years. We are on a journey of transformation.
The newly formed leadership team has been given the keys to an iconic New Zealand heritage brand, and we are looking for a dynamic, experienced, Store Manager for our Napier store to help bring Bendon back.
At Bendon we truly believe in putting customers first, and that is why the customer is at the core of everything we do. We know that by empowering our team members, we create a culture where we are relentless in the pursuit of our goals, and we all strive to achieve our vision.
We believe this ethos will help to ultimately make all women feel confident and comfortable for life.
We're unique in that we design, manufacture and sell our own internationally recognised brands including Bendon, Pleasure State, Fayreform, Lovable, Fredericks of Hollywood and our new brand me.bybendon
We are looking for someone who is excited about coming on our journey of transforming this amazing New Zealand brand.
What you'll do :
Use your love of lingerie and fashion to provide outstanding customer service and build trust and loyalty with our wonderful customers
Drive sales and profitability whilst achieving KPI and sales budgets
Coaching and developing the team to be high performers to reach their highest potential
Responsible for stock management and control
Maintaining high store performance
Who yo u'll be :
You must be able to articulate and demonstrate how you have successfully driven positive change to achieve results
You could be a Senior Assistant Manager ready for the next step or already a Store Manager seeking a new challenge - you will find it at Bendon!
Superior customer service management skills to coach your team to deliver a world-class retail experience
Strong time management and organisational skills to balance your time driving sales on the floor and managing operational tasks off the floor
A natural ability to build rapport with any customer and assist their buying decisions
A High Performer - you take pride in seeing your team excel and lead by example
Excellent communication, interpersonal and people management skills
A proactive approach, motivation to achieve and improve continuously!
What we can offer you :
Being part of the Bendon family in a casual and warm environment
Being part of a team who wants to make a difference
Flexible working hours and part-time employment opportunities
Company discount card that offers great discount prices at our stores
Career development opportunities
Funded professional development opportunities