Centre Manager

  • Northern Ireland
  • £20.000 - £29.999
  • Job reference 13861
  • Location Northern Ireland
  • Duration Permanent
  • Salary £20.000 - £29.999

Background to Requirement

A leading UK managing agent is looking to appoint a Shopping Centre Manager within a small but key scheme in their portfolio in Northern Ireland. This opportunity is ideal for a driven retailer or hotelier looking to make the transition into the retail property sector with a growing and already well-established business. The successful candidate will play a key role in driving the continual improvement and trading performance of the scheme by building lasting relationships with onsite tenants and identifying opportunity throughout the centre.

Core Duties

  • Build and maintain strong, effective relationships with customers, tenants, local authorities, and key stakeholders.
  • Acting as an ambassador for the centre.
  • Set high standards of operations excellence throughout the centre and work alongside the onsite facilities service providers to exceed them.
  • Overall responsibility for the marketing strategy at the centre, implementing the strategy and driving additional mall income in collaboration with external agencies.

Skills & Experience Required

  • Strong management experience gained within a fast paced and demanding retail, hospitality or leisure environment.
  • Sound business acumen including understanding and experience managing a budget and profit and loss accounts.
  • Proven people management and leadership skills, with the ability to influence and motivate to achieve results.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and be able to contribute to business plans and decisions at a senior level.

Why should I apply?

This is a fantastic opportunity for a driven and experienced senior retailer to make their first move in to the shopping centre management arena, with a business who are known for turning retailers into highly successful Centre Managers. With full support and training from senior individuals in the company, you will be given autonomy and responsibility for all elements of managing this already busy and popular shopping centre.

If you are interested in the opportunity, please call Alex Rowbottom on 0161 694 9721 or send your CV to alex.rowbottom@foundationrecruitment.com