Moet-Hennessey Retail Operations Manager in China

Retail Operations Manager

  • Company: Loro Piana China

  • Location: China

  • Business group: Fashion & Leather Goods

  • Contract type: Permanent Job

  • Function: Retail

  • Experience required: Minimum 5 years

  • Reference No.: LORP00225

  • Date of publication: 2017.07.13

Position

Retail KPI definition, monitoring and improvement actions

  • Prepare regular retail performance report to help store team to better understand business opportunities. eg improvement of weekly reports that stores use to prepare for weekly meeting with their AM.

  • Partner with AM to create in-retail initiatives to drive sales and or KPI's

  • Develop new report template that help SM and AM to track and align store staff performance and progressions. eg STOP

  • Partner with Retail excellence to align training with business requirements

Store standard operation procedure audit

  • Develop the Standard Operations Procedure guidelines and provide ad hoc training to retail population

  • Liaise with HQ on the procedure enhancement and optimization, always keep the system up to latest needs

  • Conduct random store visit to ensure the daily store operation is in line with Loro Piana guidelines and standards, including:

  • Selling ceremony, After sales service

  • Staff grooming, Stock management

  • Based on the finding outs, partner with Store Managers, Area Managers and Retail Excellence Manager on follow-up action plans

  • Provide support on store back office works, including packaging material, uniforms and security guard

  • Assist Area Manager on providing counseling to Store Managers

Store maintenance coordination

  • Work as the contact person for different store facility maintenance projects, to ensure store environment is managed to the brand standard

Store daily expenses budget and monitoring

  • Be responsible for the store daily consumption budget, including daily expenses, maintenance, packaging, and security, etc.

  • Cooperate with Finance team to ensure the budget is closely monitored and actively managed

New Store Openings

  • Project leader of new store opening projects, leasing with external and internal partners, ensure a smooth process and on time accomplishment

    Profile
  • Bachelor degree or above,minimum 6 years working experience in retail industry, of which 2 years in a managerial position;operatons functions background preferred

  • Solid knowledge on retail operations practices and KPIs analysis

  • Well organized person, detail- and result-oriented

  • Can handle multi task and work load

  • Always willing to take initiative

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Proficient in presentation and counseling skills

  • Able to travel on a regular basis

  • Good command of English and Mandarin

    Additional information

With the craftsmanship heritage of six generations, renowned Italian brand Loro Piana operates in the high-end luxury goods sector and has made uncompromising quality its mission, offering the most discerning clients clothing, accessories and gifts which have been made in Italy from the finest raw materials in the world. The spirit of strive for excellence makes it the benchmark of the luxury world. In 2007, Loro Piana entered the China market and opened its first boutique in Shanghai. Nowadays, it directly manages 15 stores in 10 cities. After joining LVMH group, Lora Piana offers premium quality and distinguished service to more customers around the world, at the same time provide a vast career development platform to its employees.

This position reports to Retail and Buying Director directly and is based in Loro Piana Shanghai Office