Topshop Topman Deputy General Manager - 12 month FTC, Leeds

Who We Are

TOPSHOP TOPMAN is constantly evolving. Our passionate teams and their commitment to keeping us at the cutting-edge of high-street retail make this a fast-paced and challenging place to work. It’s also hugely rewarding. There are so many opportunities to grow professionally, learn new things, build connections - and make a big impact.

The Job

As a Deputy General Manager your main role will be to support the GM in leading and inspiring the management team to ensure that the customer is at the heart of what we do. Your time is split between defining future objectives and balancing the management of the day to day operation, ensuring everything runs smoothly.

Day to Day

  • You will be a true Brand Ambassador, setting a great example to your team
  • You will demonstrate a strong awareness of local knowledge, keeping one step ahead of the competition. You proactively seek, anticipate and respond to shifts in fashion trends and new market opportunities
  • You will embrace the development of multi-channel advancements, understanding the commercial impact it has on our business
  • You create a culture where service comes first exploiting all opportunities to ensure that the customer is delighted with interactions, be that how the store is set up visually to the people they meet and the way the store feels
  • You create a culture where wellbeing matters, good performance is rewarded and recognised and builds a community which people want to be part of
  • You are self-aware and proactive about your own development, using internal and external opportunities to develop your leadership style

Must Haves

  • A genuine love of fashion and passion for our Brands
  • Experience of managing large space and a turnover of £6million+
  • Ability to react quickly to changing situations and delivering at pace
  • Facilitating strong working relationships across key retail business areas
  • Effective forecasting to influence sales plans and encourage future growth
  • Willingness to work late nights and early starts when required

Added Extras

TOPSHOP TOPMAN isn't just an exciting place to work; you also get some great benefits for being part of the team. We offer great staff discount across all the Arcadia brands, which includes a discounted clothing allowance so you can stay up to date with the current trends. On top of that, you'll be enrolled into our company pension scheme, and be able to grow with support from our amazing development offer.