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Area Manager – North East

We’re looking to recruit an Area Manager (Maternity Cover) to cover the North East of England. Mint Velvet is about style you can just slip-on to look effortlessly chic – even on the busiest days. We take the trends, then relax them for the woman who wants her nod to fashion to still look and feel carefree. There’s thought in the tiniest details and boutique touches to our service, making Mint Velvet a gorgeous (and affordable) treat. We have an obsession in providing a fantastic shopping experience to every one of our customers; we’re never too formal, always human, warm and personal. We know fashion and share our confidence in showing how to put it all together.

To join our vibrant and fast growing business as a Area Manager – North East

As Area Manager you will assume responsibility for a group of 15 stores including Boutique, Concession and JLP, with at least 11 direct reports. Your key responsibilities will include development of Store Managers, directing all aspects of service, visual and operations to ensure the brand is delivered across the Area to the highest possible standards.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • The ability to inspire, motivate and lead a team
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet strict deadlines
  • Effective time management skills
  • A strong commitment to customer service
  • Autonomy, energy and commercial acumen
  • Decision making ability and a sense of responsibility
  • Details of any projects that you have been involved with either in or out of your home store
  • Examples of driving your proactive development
  • Previous experience working at Area Manager level within a fashion

    You'll be rewarded with

    A competitive salary, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, BUPA, a discretionary bonus scheme, generous staff discount and clothing allowance and the opportunity to develop your career in a fast paced and growing business.

    If you have the experience and passion for this role

    Please apply by clicking 'apply now' below and attaching either a completed Application Form or up to date CV and covering letter explaining why you are passionate about joining Mint Velvet. Please ensure you state which of our roles you're applying for within the email.

    We look forward to hearing from you!

    To Apply :

    OR Email us : careers@mintvelvet.co.uk

    Regrettably, due to the high volume of applicants we receive we are only able to respond to successful candidates who have been shortlisted for an interview.

    At Mint Velvet we always recruit our staff directly and are successful in doing so. We therefore do not need to use the services of recruitment agencies. We ask that you do not contact any of the Managers or HR Team in order to introduce your services. We do appreciate the interest you have in our company and thank you for your understanding.