PEP&CO Clothing Department Manager

Full Time

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Do you know your jeggings from your leggings?

If so, we are recruiting now for a PEP&CO Clothing Department Manager who has a passion for fashion….

About the opportunity…

Launched in 2015, Pep&Co rolled out its fashion brand to over 300 of our Poundland stores. PEP&CO offers customers a full range of women's, men's, and children's fashion – from nightwear to school-wear, t-shirts to trainers. We are proud that PEP&CO has been nominated for the Retail Week Awards as Private Label of The Year.

As the PEP&CO Clothing Department Manager, you will be responsible for managing and leading a team within the clothing department, reporting to the Store Manager.  

This role comes with the ability to study Retail Team Leader Level 3 qualification through an apprenticeship, (in England, Wales and Northern Ireland).

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive a high volume of applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.

What you'll be doing as a PEP&CO Clothing Department Manager….

Lead, and motivate your teams to drive sales to maximise profit and minimising stock loss

Ensure the Pep & Co section is 100% compliant with merchandising standards and guidelines

Deliver excellent customer service in-store, aiming to delight customers through the best service

Complete stock inventory counts in relevant sections as required

Ensuring all procedure are up to date and implemented.

What you'll need…

Previous retail experience within fashion, either working for a fashion retailer or a concession

A keen interest in fashion and current trends with a creative eye for merchandising

To be passionate about delivering excellent customer service and high standards

A track record of delivering results through effective leadership and coaching

Experience in leading and motivating a team.

What we can offer…

This role comes with the ability to study Retail Team Leader Level 3 qualification through an apprenticeship, (in England, Wales and Northern Ireland)

Competitive salary

Potential to earn a bonus

A four-week induction programme

Apprenticeships and Career Development  

Discount Card – 10% discount on most purchases in-store, including PEP&CO

Family-friendly benefits

Loyal Service Awards

My Staff Shop – exclusive discount portal

Life Assurance cover

Health & Wellbeing – employee assistance programme to support you

Pension scheme

Holiday Allowance – increasing by one day per year (up to 33 days)

About Us

Since opening its first store in Burton-upon-Trent in 1990, Poundland & Dealz, has built a network of over 850 stores in the UK and the Republic of Ireland, offering top brands and great quality own brand products that provide customers with amazing value every day.   

Poundland & Dealz offers thousands of quality products in store with over 1,000 well-known brands in 17 shopping categories including food and drink, health and beauty, household, gardening, DIY, pet, stationery, books, DVDs and toys.   It is on a journey from a single price to a simple price point retailer.  While the majority of items in its stores are at its original £1 price point, it is extending ranges above and below £1 that also offer amazing value.

Now part of Pepco Group with over 2,500 stores across Europe, Poundland also trades internationally in the Republic of Ireland through its Dealz brand.  Dealz has a growing store base in both Poland and Spain.

Within the UK Poundland has also rolled out its fashion brand PEP&CO to approximately 300 of its larger stores. PEP&CO, launched in 2015 as a standalone brand, offers customers a full range of women's, men's and kids' fashion and is now bringing new style to Poundland with simple low pricing on family fashion that's hard to find on local high streets.

PEP&CO was also nominated in the 2019 Retail Week Awards as Private Label of The Year.

Sounds like you? apply today