Basic Info

AZZA ALGAMAL

15 years

Cairo, Egypt

Bachelor's Degree

Manager

Work Experience

Area operation manager at Liwa trading

Experience Details

Area operation manager

Fashion, Operations/Management, Sales/Retail

Manager

N/A


Company Details

Liwa trading (multinational)

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

More than 1000 employees

Retail

N/A

Aug 2010 to Aug 2015 (5 years)
Operation manager at Apex home furniture

Experience Details

Operation manager

Sales/Retail

Manager


2-Home furniture stores – Apex
Cairo-Egypt| April 2008 – July 2010
Area operation Manager
Duties:
. Involved in Strategic Account Service Management, sales forecasting / demand planning, vendor management.
• Deputizing for the store Managers, supporting and overseeing shop openings.
• Overseeing the recruitment of new sales and retail staff.
• Responsible for training and induction programs for new staff members.
• Day to day running and operating of stores.
• Ensuring a consistently high standard of presentation in all branches.
• Working closely with visual merchandisers.
• Maintaining accurate records of all pricing, sales, and activity reports.
• Controlling shrinkage, wages, write-off, cash control and store expenditure.
• Marketed the company by organizing fashion shows and special promotional events.
KEY SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:

• Dramatically reduced expenditure by cost cutting across the board.
• Gained considerable portion of existing market & increased sales turnover.
• Implemented changes that increased customer retention.
• Responsible for opening new stores.
• Experience of merchandise management.
• Consistent at meeting all set sales targets.
• Brand experience, working within brand guidelines.
• Producing data and reports for senior management on performance.
• Helped push the business forward to achieve significant turnover and profitability in all my stores.


Company Details

Apex home furniture

Egypt

101-500 employees

Retail

N/A

Jun 2008 to Jul 2010 (2 years 1 month)
Senior store manager at Al shaya Egypt

Experience Details

Senior store manager

Sales/Retail, Operations/Management

Manager

3-Fashion Stores – Next -Milano
Egypt- Cairo |March 2006 – March 2008
Store Manager
Responsible for the organizing and managing 1 flagship store, with an area of 20’000 sq.ft with a 17EGP Million turnover per annum, Duties:
 Responsible for ensuring a consistently high standard of presentation in the store, and making sure that all available space in the store is effectively utilized.
 Focus on maximizing the customers shopping experience.
 Responsible for the daily managing of staff and the assigning of duties.
 Managing and motivating staff to increase sales and ensure store efficiency.
 Analyzing store sales figures.
 Developing, researching and implementing marketing strategies.
 Maintaining awareness of market trends and monitoring local competitors.
 Manage budgets set by Retail Area Managers.
 Manage and address shrinkage and stock loss.
 Maintaining accurate records of all pricings, sales, and activity reports.
 Ensuring all corporate and local regulations and procedures are met and complied with.


Company Details

Al shaya Egypt

Cairo, Egypt

More than 1000 employees

Retail

N/A

Mar 2006 to Mar 2008 (2 years)

Education

Bachelor's Degree in cm

Education Details

Bachelor's Degree

cm, computer engineering

Higher Institute for Computer engineering - 6th of October City, Egypt

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

N/A

N/A

Higher Institute for Computer engineering - 6th of October City
1998 - 2002
High School - Thanaweya Amma

High School Details

Thanaweya Amma

Fatima Al zahraa high school

United Arab Emirates

1996

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

N/A

Fatima Al zahraa high school
1996

Certifications

TOFEL
Sep 1990

Certificate details

TOFEL

Sep 1990

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

Training and Courses

Training/Course Details

operation managment

Jun 2015

Liwa trading

N/A

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Languages

Arabic

Arabic

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English

English

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Tools and Technologies

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office

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More than 7 years

Fields of Expertise

merchandising

merchandising

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More than 7 years

Retail operation managment

Retail operation managment

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More than 7 years

Key Skills

Analytical, Leader, Planner, Business-oriented, Problem Solver

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