Retail Area Manager Germany (m/f), Cologne / Berlin

Retail Area Manager Germany (m/f), Cologne / BerlinThis is a fantastic opportunity with a well-established global luxury brand in the beauty and body care segment that pays constant professional attention to the smallest details as they make all the difference to their customers. As Retail Area Manager you will be responsible for achieving the sales and profitability for several stores in the region while maintaining a “5 star” customer service, ensuring a unique shopping experience for their customers.

We are looking for an experienced

Retail Area Manager Germany (m/f), Cologne / Berlin

Opportunity for a Sales Career within Luxury Brand Retail Sales

If you are able to successfully manage, lead, inspire and motivate a team of Store Managers. Our client will provide the opportunity for professional growth and a long-term career within luxury brand retail sales.


  • Achieve the annual sales budget as determined by the International Sales Director
  • Working directly with the Global headquarters based outside of Germany
  • Reporting and daily communication with global head quarters
  • Implement and fit global strategy to local market culture
  • Managing Germany as an independent and separate business unit
  • Responsibility for the 5 main local Channels: Marketing, Sales, HR, Stock Management, Finance
  • Encourage and motivate stores to increase sales through excellent customer service
  • Coach staff members to link/ up sell as opportunities arise

Skills & Requirements

  • A minimum of 3 years relevant experience in Retail Area Sales Management
  • Proven experience within lifestyle sales, i.e. shoes, bags, clothes, perfumes, cosmetics
  • Understanding of the importance a Global Brand Image in all aspects required
  • Successful track record of managing a small team of Store Managers required
  • Passion for aesthetics and beauty products is a must
  • Customer service and sales-orientated, striving for excellence at all times
  • Highly motivated, enthusiastic individual with strong management & organisational skills
  • Willingness to travel about 25% of the time
  • Fluency in English and German required

Our Offer

  • Permanent, Full-time
  • Opportunity for professional growth and long-term career within luxury brand retail sales

Please email your resume and current base salary requirements ASAP: