Head of Retail Operations

Organisation: National Museums Scotland

Salary: £35,000 to £40,000

Location: Edinburgh

Location: Edinburgh and some additional travel to other sites
Full Time permanent, working 37 hours per week
Salary: £35,000 – £40,000pa depending on experience.

Are you a retail professional from either the commercial or not for profit sector looking to make a difference? Work life balance is important, and we have a unique opportunity for you to work in a retail sector without the need to work late nights as well as significantly less weekends.

National Museums Scotland Enterprises Ltd are looking for an experienced Retail Leader, who will be responsible for the Retail Operations in all our stores as well as developing our E-Commerce business.
You will primarily be responsible for driving company growth through developing sales strategies and seeing these come to fruition whilst coaching and mentoring the shop teams to deliver a best-in-class service proposition.

We need an experienced leader who can support a change programme, implementing processes and procedures and delivering meaningful efficiencies.

What are we looking for?

To join us in this fast-paced role you will need to have the following:
– An outstanding track record in achieving sales and profit
– Excellent understanding of high street retail, including a demonstrable knowledge of what sells
– A flexible and pro-active attitude with the ability to adapt and implement change
– Strong short/long term planning skills with the ability to time manage and prioritise successfully.
– Must have relevant experience of leading teams and driving results whilst managing change.

For further details about the role and how to apply, please click HERE
At NMSE we value diversity and are committed to creating inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us deliver the best possible results for our Museum. Should you need any adjustments to the recruitments process at either application or interview please contact us

Application Deadline: Wednesday 02/11/2022