Deputy Manager - joint site


Who we are:

Fashion isn’t just what we know, it’s what we love. With signature prints, seasonal must haves, wardrobe essentials and pieces for every occasion, our collections are exciting, feminine, versatile and affordable. Dorothy Perkins is for every woman: our clothes come in sizes 6 to 28 with dedicated Tall, Petite, Plus Size and Maternity collections, all with a focus on a feminine, flattering fit. With an extensive selection of shoes, boots, bags and accessories, you can find the perfect finishing touches at DP. Plus, with weekly in-store updates and daily online drops, there’s always something new to discover.

We already know a thing or two about making our customer feel great but that doesn’t stop us constantly looking for new ways to drive the business forwards. Dorothy Perkins is full of passionate people who like to work hard and love what they do and we are always on the lookout for talented people who want to make a difference.

As well as our Retail and Digital channels, our International presence continues to grow with our Wholesale and Franchise partnerships - If you want to be part of our dynamic, global business.

The Role:

We have an exciting opportunity for a Deputy Manager to join our joint Dorothy Perkins / Burton store in Peterhead

Day to Day:

To provide support to the Branch Manager in order to manage and deliver KPI performance for the store

To take responsibility for commercial and operational decisions in the absence of the Branch Manager

Provide leadership to the team and motivate them to drive and deliver results.

Must Haves:

Previous experience of leading a team and driving sales in a retail environment

Confident and clear communicator

Motivational leadership style

Ability to demonstrate resilience and enthusiasm for working in a fast-paced retail environment

Commitment, drive and self-motivation to achieve challenging goals

Adaptable and flexible in approach to work, and the ability to manage changing priorities

Team player

Logical and practical approach to problem-solving

Open and honest

The exciting Part

In return, we can offer a competitive salary, excellent Company benefits, along with exceptional training, development and career progression.

We regret, due to volume, only suitable applicants will be contacted.

You’ll find every Arcadia brand shares the same values. We all start with letting people be themselves. We are informal while professional, and we are all about mixing fun with commercial nous. Throughout your career with us we will help you develop, and give you the chance to influence our future. It's not only our products but our people who drive our success. Our people are at the heart of everything we do.