Indiska is looking for a store manager for our store in Kuopio

Indiska is a Swedish lifestyle brand, established in 1901, offering a selection of both fashion and home ware in an eclectic and colorful mix with influences of both the Scandinavian simplicity and the Indian heritage. We have approximately 75 stores in Sweden, Norway and Finland, as well as a shop online.

 

Indiska is in an intensive transformation journey in which we are bringing our customer offering and brand to the next level. It sets a high bar for our employees in terms of flexibility, entrepreneurship and drive. Are you interested in fashion and interior design and strive to make a difference? If yes, you will fit right in with us. We hope you want to be part of our journey!

 

As a store manager at Indiska you are offered an exciting challenge, where you will operate your store so that you reach your sales goals. You work actively with leading sales operations from the shop floor to the till area, upselling, and supporting the commercial expression in the store together with your team. You are responsible for results-, budget-, and personnel and you lead and coach your colleagues to the set goals. At the same time, you are a crucial part of daily operations and set a great example in the customer meeting.

 

Responsibilities

 

Lead the store towards targets and KPIs such as results, sales, cost of personnel, customer satisfaction, average receipt, and employee satisfaction.  Identify and act on sales opportunities and ensure that the stores targets are clear to all employees. Make sure that the store is operated efficiently and that the employees have the right skills through recruitment, training and development.

Motivate and inspire the store personnel through a coaching manner

Working environment: Work pro-actively with health and safety in the store

 

always with a customer focus!

 

We are looking for

A natural sales leader for your team with a passion for sales and services, aiming for results

Competitive with a lot of energy and driven by the challenge to make the impossible possible

A good communicator who works actively with feedback and coaching of your team

 

Motivated by a high paced environment and leading through change - creating commitment and participation as well as being able to change priorities and working way with ease.

Action oriented, prestige less and not afraid of "getting your hands dirty" if needed

A leader of development and change towards new challenges, by setting a great example and motivating your team in the daily operations

With the following skills and experience:

Prior experience from a managing role in retail, preferably within fashion for example as visual merchandiser or similar

 

Education within retail, business management or leadership is considered an advantage

Fluent in Swedish or English, Swedish preferably as this is our corporate language

Great skills in visual merchandising as well as customer meetings

The ability to build a warm atmosphere and strong customer relationships

Fantastic social skills with the ability to create a trust-based environment with a variety of people

 

Does this sound like a challenge to you?

 

 Your cover letter should entail the following questions:

Why Indiska?

Why are you applying for this role?

What can you contribute with?

 

Please note - Only applications in Swedish and English will be considered. We are looking to fill the position as soon as possible.

 

For further information about the company please visit our website at www.indiska.com