Assistant General Manager- White Plains, NY (White Plains, New York (U

White Plains
Oct 06, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Req ID: 95864

Founded in 1856, Burberry today remains quintessentially British, with outerwear at its core. Digital luxury positioning and intensive focus on design innovation, quality and heritage icons ensure continued brand purity and relevance globally across genders and generations. Burberry believes that in order to be a great brand it must also be a great company and constantly leverages the energy of its compassionate and creative thinking culture to continually innovate and drive the brand forward. Headquartered in London, Burberry is a design, marketing and retail led business with a global reputation for innovative product design, digital marketing initiatives and dynamic retail strategies.

Burberry is proud to be an iconic British brand and recruits individuals with strong creative talents, an entrepreneurial spirit, and a passion for the brand. Burberry team members uphold the five core strategies of the business and look to the brand as beacon. This group of with diverse skills leads to an incredibly collaborative and energetic workplace. As a true brand ambassador, you will motivate and develop your team to deliver exceptional results.


In the role of Assistant General Manager, your passion and your strategic vision will lead the store team in providing an iconic customer experience, ensuring maximum profitability. You will achieve and maintain operational excellence through the efficient running of all areas of the store. Your commercial awareness, connection to your local client base and partnership with the Regional and Corporate teams will ensure your store's success. You will collaborate with your General Manager to create and lead all store sales and training initiatives.


* Excellent leadership and people management skills

* Proven track record from a luxury brand

* Proven ability to network, recruit, train, develop and assess talent

* Excellent communication skills at all levels

* Proven ability to increase sales and profitability

* Strong clientele background

* Sound commercial and brand awareness

* Experience within a General Manager or equivalent level role in a high volume and luxury environment

* Technical proficiency with SAP, MS applications, Apple products and POS systems

* Fluency in a second language will be highly regarded

Burberry is an Equal Opportunities Employer and as such, treats all applications equally and recruits purely on the basis of skills and experience.

Posting Notes: USA -- New York (US-NY) -- White Plains -- Retail -- Retail -- n/a --