Chief Operating Officer

Saudi Arabia
Job Type:

COO required for a leading regional retailer. 

·   Responsible for developing and managing strategies and business plans in accordance with company general direction
·   Direct responsibility for managing and providing strategic leadership and oversight to assigned departments (Operations, Supply & Logistics, Services, & Retail Development)
·   Responsible for overseeing the Sales Operations and Support Functions ensuring their alignment to goals and strategic objectives.
·   The COO is accountable to the CEO in achieving the Operational targets and to drive customer satisfaction while maintaining an efficient cost structure.
·   Responsible for assessing business opportunities and expansions based on comprehensive evaluation and study of future needs


·     A  high energy individual, self-directed and enthusiastic, must have integrity and strong teamwork orientation
·       Must be decisive and self-starter with demonstrated ability to take initiatives and lead implementation till completion
·       Minimum of 15 years’ experience, at least 10 years in executive level in a leading retail company.
GCC experience a bonus but not essential. 
Big volume experience also beneficial (Carrefour, Panda, Lulu, Tesco etc) 

Basic to 70000 SAR per month + housing, schooling, transport, bonus etc 

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Retail, Food service, Hospitality and FMCG – Mid-Management to Executive positions in Operations, Buying, Merchandising, CRM, Franchise, Food preparation, Business Development, Supply Chain, Logistics, Marketing, Finance and IT, Leadership, HR, Business Development, Organisational Development and more.

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We focus on quality and service. We are not a big volume agency! We will only discuss an opportunity with you when you have a good chance of success!

Global Retail Recruitment is an established global retail recruiter and executive search agency focusing on delivery of quality recruitment process and extensive knowledge in the retail sector. We assist candidates in their search for a new career with consideration to their personal requirements, key skills, future career path and capability of fulfilling our clients brief.

We have delivered success and continue to deliver quality retail recruitment process for candidates globally to leading brands in Europe, Asia, and MENA. Our recruitment success is based on our commitment to providing ethical, considerate and communicative recruitment service coupled with honest, professional advice.

We have significant experience in Luxury, Food, Fashion, Lifestyle, Variety Retail in operations and all support functions such as HR, Leadership, organisational development marketing, finance, buying, merchandising, VM, Supply, Logistics, Franchise, CRM, Real Estate, E-commerce and more.

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