Full Job Description
TALENT. PASSION. SPARK
The Perfume Shop is the largest single category fragrance retailer in the UK. We’ve been on the Best Companies to Work For list, been awarded #7 in Top-Rated Retail Workplaces, and won the 2019 Online Retailer of the Year Award.
Our passion for people is what drives and enables us to create a thriving, collaborative workplace for our colleagues, in our stores, head office and warehouse.
We’re looking for you; talented people with passion and spark to help achieve our vision of being the first choice for fragrance purchases on the high street and online.
People are at the heart of everything we do. This is not a job, it’s a career.
To proactively direct and coordinate plans and activities relating to the protection and security of employees and company assets. To work closely with the business to develop and drive the TPS shrinkage strategy to minimise loss and risk to the business.
To monitor and investigate fraud and theft within the business looking for areas of improvement and reducing risk.
Work collaboratively with the Leadership team, Senior Management team and the Retail Operations team to ensure alignment of the security and shrinkage strategy for the business, to minimize loss
Be responsible for the protection and security of employees and company assets across the business
Analyse data and identify areas of risk across TPS taking appropriate action and providing solutions and online and in Store
Manage and report on all security costs and budgets
Control all stock and cash loss recovery and reimbursement
Conduct Investigations and police liaison following losses caused by either internal or external theft or fraud with pace and urgency
Collaborate with other Security functions in the AS Watson group on key strategic opportunities
Maintain up to date knowledge for all legal security compliance to include GDPR
Be accountable for all CCTV and guarding within the business
To lead the TPS Security function by developing, coaching, and mentoring the team to improve awareness of security related issues within TPS
Understand all aspects of Retail security, being aware of trends, solutions, and opportunities in the industry
Are motivated by achieving brilliant results
Ability to challenge and influence at all levels
You need a lot of experience of working at an equivalent level in a retail or a similar customer obsessed business
You will have excellent attention to detail
Hands-on experience of leading, mentoring and coaching a team
You love learning and see this as a fantastic opportunity to expand your knowledge and skills