CEO / COO

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Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
29 Aug 2016
Closes
26 Sep 2016
Function
Digital, Wholesale
Sector
Retail, Wholesale
Job Type
Permanent
Level
Senior

CEO / COO

Scribbler is one of the UK’s leading greeting card retailers with over 30 stores in the UK and a fast developing website. The business has a special reputation for humour and was voted the UK’s leading independent greeting card retailer in 2015.

We are looking for an exceptional individual who could lead the next phase of our business development which will include increasing the UK retail footprint, identifying International opportunities, launching a wholesale “own brand” range of products and expanding the website’s product offer and reach.

This is a new role and will report to the founders/owners of the business.

Applicants will need to have

  • Exceptional trading skills and a proven record of success in a multi-site UK retail experience
  • Great  people management skills and an informal personality
  • Boundless energy, attention to detail and a “Hands on/Roll sleeves up” style
  • Financial literacy and profit focus
  • Vision and an ability to develop realistic strategies and  communicate well 
  • A passion for, and an understanding of, our business
  • A great sense of humour

Applicants are invited to submit their application with a detailed CV and a short statement of why you are interested in this very important role.

Please send your application by email only.

Only suitable candidates will be acknowledged and invited to an interview sometime in August/early September