We currently have an opportunity for an Administration Assistant to join our Store Development & Planning Team based at our Head Office in Leicester. The team is responsible for planning, managing and delivering all store development projects including new stores, refurbishments and refits. The post holder will work closely with the Store Development Administrator to assist with the day-to-day responsibilities of managing store development and associated projects.
Store Planning and Development also manage the implementation and maintenance of store layout plans and space allocation to ensure we maximise profitability and execute corporate brand strategies. There may also be some tasks relating to assist with this facet of the business.
Strong administration skills and proficient in MS Office
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Great organisational, prioritisation and planning skills
Excellent attention to detail
Able to work under pressure
A team player who is just as comfortable working on initiative
We put our customers first and we love what we do
The Watches of Switzerland Group is the largest prestige luxury jewellers and timepieces specialist in the UK boasting over 140 collective stores. The retail portfolio comprises of brands including Watches of Switzerland, Goldsmiths, Mappin & Webb, Watchshop, The Watch Hut and The Watch Lab. We have mono-brand boutiques in partnership with TAG Heuer, Omega and Breitling and a leading presence at Heathrow airport with representation in Terminals 2, 3, 4 and 5.
The business began its exciting global expansion in 2017 with the acquisition of Mayors Jewellers – who have Stores across Florida and Georgia and a history dating back to 1910. Following on from this we have opened a Watches of Switzerland Store, Rolex, Breitling and Omega boutiques at the Wynn Resort in Las Vegas as well as a Watches of Switzerland Store in Soho, New York and the ground-breaking Hudson Yards Development. Next on the agenda is Boston as well as American Dream, New Jersey.
Here at The Watches of Switzerland Group, alongside a competitive salary our benefits also include profit related bonus and staff discount. We have internal training and development programmes to nurture you through your career and make the most of your talent. Opportunities are endless!