Area Manager | MIDAS | WA

Posted on 12-Feb-2018
Application Close Date: 05-Mar-2018
Job Details
Retail Operations
Position Type:
Permanent Full Time
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The Munro footwear group is Australia's leading retailer and wholesaler of footwear. MFG owns and operates multiple retail brands including Midas, Mountfords, Wanted, Williams, Mathers and Australia's leading online footwear retailer, Styletread.


Drawing on over 150 years of history and experience, our brands are fixtures of the Australian retail landscape, renowned for their quality products and ongoing commitment to customer satisfaction.


Dedicated to growth, excellence and evolution, our success is predicated on connecting with consumers in authentic and unexpected ways, while remaining true to the rich heritage of each of our brands. Progressive and forward thinking, we continue to evolve employing over 2,000 people throughout our Support Offices in Port Melbourne & Collingwood and 290+ stores nationally.


Due to company growth we are now seeking an Area Manager to oversee a number of retail stores in Western Australia. The ideal candidate will bring a wealth of experience to ensure the successful leadership of the retail teams in the area. We are looking for a people person, someone with outstanding customer service and someone who can deliver operational excellence leading by example!


Reporting to the National Retail Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Overall responsibility for a mix of approximately 7 concessions (David Jones) and standalone boutique stores in WA
  • Proactively establishing the MIDAS brand in WA
  • Recruitment, engagement, development and management of store teams
  • Support and develop Store Managers in all areas of effective store management
  • Overall accountability for the sales, expenses, stock take and other KPI results in your area to ensure long term business growth in accordance with the company vision
  • Work with all other departments to ensure correct stock levels and styles for each store to maximise revenue


You will have:

  • Have a minimum of 5 years' experience in a multi-store role (speciality fashion chain preferred and footwear a definite plus!)
  • Demonstrate strong leadership skills
  • Have in depth knowledge of general retail operations including sales achievement, stock management and general store operations procedures
  • Be an energetic, inspiring, positive and hands on leader
  • Organised and able to effectively manage a heavy workload


Job benefits and perks

Munro Footwear Group offer a friendly, welcoming team environment where we offer:

  • Training and Development
  • Employee referral incentives & Access to regular sample sales!
  • Generous Staff Discounts + Bonus Scheme


We are a company that prides ourselves on delivering phenomenal service. We are highly customer focused, the in store customer experience is pivotal in all that we do.


We are searching for someone who will share our passion for shoes, contribute to the team, seek challenges and embrace change. If you're looking to take the next step in your career with an iconic, growing business in a unique and challenging work environment, we would love to hear from you!


Is this the right fit?

So you've tried it on for size and it feels like a good fit? Please provide a cover letter and current CV as soon as possible. Applications will be assessed as they are received.


Thank-you for your interest in working with Munro Footwear Group, to those candidates not shortlisted we wish you well in your future career endeavours.