Current Vacancies:

Boutique Homeware Store Manager
The Summerill & Bishop shop first opened its doors 22 years ago in Holland Park, London. Started by two incredibly elegant and talented women, June Summerill & Bernadette Bishop, it has been bringing a modern sense of rustic style to West London ever since. Much loved by locals, and lauded by the press and many famous customers, the Summerill & Bishop name has become well known as much for style, as for unusual and top quality products for the home and kitchen.

In 2015 Bernadette’s son, Seb Bishop (previously CEO of Goop, International CEO of Product(RED) and co-founder of Espotting) took over as CEO and is now leading the company in a new and exciting international direction where we are revolutionizing the tablecloth and developing it from the old fashion item of yesteryear into a contemporary new lifestyle product.

Due to our expansion plans we now require a hands on store manager for our flagship store in Holland Park.

The main duties of the role:
  • Driving the store sales and exceeding targets through delivering operational excellence and building long lasting relationships with clients at all levels
  • Motivating and mentoring the sales teams to achieve individual and team set Key Performance Indicators such as Units Per Transaction (UPT), Average Transaction Value (ATV), Sales vs Target, Conversion and others
  • Manage multi brick and mortar stores (currently 2 increasing this year)

  • Recruiting and training staff

  • Managing incoming stock and ensure everything is displayed effectively

  • Organising staff rotas and some general admin work in compliance with the company policy

  • Monitoring stock loss

  • Working with visual merchandiser to ensure all stock is displayed with continuity across all store

  • Providing regular updates to the senior management team with regards to store performance and any operational issues
  • Daily cashing up and banking

  • Key holder

The successful Store Manager will have the following skills/qualifications:
  • Ability to work well and perform under pressure and within a high turnover and demanding environment

  • At least 2 years’ experience at Store Management level within a recognised high end Luxury Brand

  • BA/Master’s Degree will be beneficial but not compulsory

  • Effective Time Management and operational skills

  • Experience in managing , motivating and developing a sales team

  • Track record of constantly achieving and exceeding company set KPIs

  • Must be target driven with a clear understanding of KPI’s

  • Previous experience of Lightspeed would be an advantage
If you feel that you would be ideal for this role please email your CV to [email protected]