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Our Client

Our client is a chain of Cafes and Patisseries that offers the finest teas and pastries in the region. They have been in operations for over 25 years.

We are looking to place a Retail Manager to drive the full potential of the entire sales force through supervising and guiding the team towards maximum performance.


  • Organizing all stores’ operations and allocating responsibilities to personnel.
  • Conducting daily shop visits.
  • Ensuring staff gives great customer service as well as monitor the financial performance of the store.
  • Working on the shop floor to maintain a warm, professional, and regular relationship with customers and ensuring a prompt and high standard of service.
  • Identifying current and future customer requirements by establishing rapport with potential and actual customers to understand service and product requirements.
  • Handling suggestions and complaints by customers promptly and efficiently.
  • Reviewing and assessing customer satisfaction with products and services in coordination with the store managers.
  • Monitoring competitor activity (market survey, etc.)
  • Reviewing financial statements, sales, and activity reports, and other performance data to measure productivity and goal achievement and to determine areas needing cost reduction and program improvement.
  • Monitoring the set financial targets to attain overall goals, sales results, and objectives of all existing and new concepts.
  • Assisting in recruitment, learning and development programs, on-the-job training and coaching, and continuously developing the team to achieve their personal best and deliver a great customer experience.
  • Training store employees on corporate policies and procedures.
  • Inspecting the areas in the store and resolving any issues that might arise.
  • Tracking and reporting on stores’ KPIs.
  • Using the appropriate software to keep track of inventory losses and/or shrinkage.
  • Suggesting new operational strategies to improve the store’s performance and productivity.
  • Analyzing sales and revenue reports and making forecasts.
  • Ensuring the stores fulfill all legal health and safety guidelines.
  • Leading operations by initiating, coordinating, and enforcing program procedures.

Profile & Background

  • University degree in a related field.
  • Minimum 10 years experience in retail with at least 5 years in the UAE.
  • Minimum 4 years experience managing a team.
  • Experience in luxury retail confectionery outlets is preferred.
  • Strong customer service skills dealing working with different nationalities and the ability to adapt to different customers.
  • High level of flexibility. Able to work shifts and public holidays.
  • Strong written and verbal English communication skills are a must.
  • Valid UAE driving license with a car.


  • Highly competitive package
  • Based in Dubai, UAE


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