/News/

January 2020

INTERIM CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

By | January 24th, 2020|Representative Sample of Jobs|

£Significant Six-Figure Basic salary Based London Our client, a leader in their field, requires an Interim CFO for an immediate start. You will be a seasoned Interim CFO with experience of working in a listed business and ready to hit the ground running. A deep understanding of UK Plc or listed business is key as [...]

How successful leaders handle a crisis

By | January 24th, 2020|Leadership|

No matter how many years of leadership experience you possess, at some point or other, you might encounter a crisis situation that could rock your entire business. Whether the crisis relates to bad publicity, a breach of data or anything else that undermines your reputation, how a leader handles such a crisis is key to [...]

INTERIM – CHIEF MARKETING & MEMBERSHIP OFFICER

By | January 22nd, 2020|Representative Sample of Jobs|

£Excellent Six-figure Equivalent Day Rate | Immediate Start 6 – 12 Months Contract This market-leading high street retailer requires an experienced Interim Marketing & Membership professional to define the marketing and membership engagement strategies, which will support the company’s overall goals and objectives. You will set and achieve strategic goals related to all Marketing, PR, [...]

HEAD OF PROPERTY

By | January 22nd, 2020|Representative Sample of Jobs|

£Significant Six-Figure Basic Salary & Bonus + LTIP’s Based London This highly respected and market leading high street retailer, requires an experienced Head of Property professional, to help re-shape the group's future enviable property portfolio. Reporting to the Group Property Director, you will have full autonomy in this role, to lead the property team to [...]

Four tips to ensure you get an executive role in retail

By | January 22nd, 2020|All News and Events|

So, you've worked hard, you've climbed the ladder, and now you're looking for that next step in your retail career. However, when it comes to executive positions in any sector, there really aren't many roles available. The higher you climb, the less space there is, and so you need to ensure you stand out against [...]

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Commerce could benefit retail executives

By | January 20th, 2020|All News and Events|

Microsoft has recently announced the launch of Dynamics 365 Commerce, which is an update of the already-established Dynamics 365 Retail platform. The software will be available in February this year and aims to streamline the shopping experience for customers, staff and retail executives through a unified platform. The software will unite back office, call centre, [...]

Retail executives under pressure as the retail industry leads UK profit warnings in 2019

By | January 17th, 2020|All News and Events|

According to Ernst & Young, a London-based accounting firm, UK companies listed 313 profit warnings last year, 32 of which were made by retailers. Profit warnings made by UK businesses increased by £9.1% since 2018 and retail was the hardest-hit industry of all. Political uncertainty to blame According to Ernst & Young’s report, in the [...]

The rise of digital helps retailers survive unstable 2019

By | January 15th, 2020|All News and Events|

Before, during and after the 2019 festive period, all talk about retail leaned towards the negative. Sales and footfall were down, while numerous operations - GAME, Topshop and Jack Wills, for example - announced plans to remove a number of stores from the country's high streets. We have been in a period of significant transition [...]