Although you wouldn’t guess by the weather outside, we are already half way through the year. And with the changing weather come changing times, with many professionals across the industry becoming restless and looking to move jobs. Plus, despite all the uncertainty over the Brexit, there are plenty of companies still looking to bring in new staff this month.
Sainsbury’s, for example, is looking for keen managers and with its recent acquisition of Argos there has never been a better time to join the supermarket as it prepares to take the next step in its growth.
Or, if you’re looking for a section manager role, then M&S is currently recruiting in the Isle of Wight, Bournemouth, Berkshire and the South West. So if you’re based in any of these locations, check out these vacancies.
If sport is more your thing, JD Sports is looking for managers across the UK - pick up the pace and get access to unrivalled career progression, a competitive salary and excellent bonus scheme.
Or, if you’re more into the laid-back world of quality furniture is more up your street, then Loaf are looking for a store and assistant store manager in Swindon to head up a new team of Loafers selling stonkingly nice furniture.
Even further towards the luxury end of the spectrum, Selfridges is seeking a department manager for its Central London store. To be a successful department manager at Selfridges you will take responsibility and deliver through product, people and service, holding regular floor walks with senior directors, buyers and merchandisers and also supporting with innovative projects. If this sounds like you, apply now.
Meanwhile, elsewhere in fashion, American lifestyle brand Gant is seeking concession managers in Oxford Street, Chichester, Cheltenham, Bath, Manchester and Shrewsbury.
We have two great beauty brands recruiting this month: Legendary cosmetics brand Benefit is seeking an area manager who is ready to maximise sales with a sense of style and global beauty distributor Sally, looking for roles in management, e-commerce, marketing, IT, commercial, space planning and sales.
For those who are more of a gaming fan, or simply keen to run their own store, Games Workshop is seeking managers who are ready and willing to take on responsibility for running their own business, whilst at the same time being supported by the wider group in a unique product environment.
Or, for brilliant managers with a solid track record of making amazing happen within the retail industry, Dixons Carphone is seeking designate store managers who put the customer first and be happy embracing all kinds of change. So if you’ve got the passion and the drive, come and join in the success story!
In hospitality this issue, we have Pizza Express looking for an operations manager for their Irish business, (preferably based in the Dublin area but this is not essential). Ideally, you will come from a background with a wealth of hospitality management experience as well as a proven track record in achieving commercial success and driving innovation across a number of sites.
Finally, here’s a riddle for you: How can you guarantee you’ll walk out of any Paddypower shop with more money than you entered with? Find out here…