The Estee Lauder Companies Executive Director, North America Education, Jo Malone London in New York

Executive Director, North America Education, Jo Malone London

Brand: Jo Malone London

Description

Principal Objective: Lead and inspire the education team of Education Executives and Education Ambassadors to reflect Jo Malone London’s philosophy, culture, and selling standards in the NA Affiliate.

Job Description:

  • Partner and support the VP of NA Sales & Education and Global Education for the Jo Malone London strategy and program development

  • Oversee the execution of all training programs and establish KPI’s to evaluate effectiveness

  • Oversee the performance, management and career development of direct reports through ongoing feedback to team members, conducting performance appraisals and ensuring necessary resources are available to the team

  • Work with the education team to reinforce uniformity is achieved with regards to Jo Malone London’s four brand pillars are supported: British Heritage, Fragrance Combining, Gift Giving, Services

  • Regionalize training programs and provide facilitator’s notes/materials to Education Executives

  • Establish and communicate guidelines for all Jo Malone London Stylists with regard to performance standards: image guidelines, luxury service standards, fragrance stories, and application of product

  • Train the team on education modules prior to implementation to ensure consistency

  • Coach Education Executives and Education Ambassadors to deliver excellence in presentations & store visits

  • Develop in store consumer education programs to reflect Jo Malone’s philosophy while impacting sales

  • Manage process of collecting feedback on training programs and incorporate suggestions as appropriate

  • Design feedback mechanisms and methods for measuring the success of training initiatives

  • Reinforce CRM Capture to increase engagement and retention

  • Partner closely with field sales teams to monitor performance and productivity of Jo Malone Stylists

  • Prioritize Top Malls/Doors by investing & monitoring performance

  • Optimize events in Top Doors to support engagement and word of mouth

  • Lead the initiative to create outreach promotional events for Jo Malone London

  • Manage all aspects of education, and event budget (planning forecasting and tracking)

  • Work with Marketing to develop events and training programs based on marketing strategy and specific retailer needs

  • Lead, develop and manage the Education department budgets

Qualifications

Skills:

  • 10 years of education experience

  • Exceptional and inspirational communication, presentation, and motivational skills

  • Proven leadership and financial management capabilities

  • Must be extremely detail-oriented, flexible, independent, and self-starting

  • Strong computer skills; proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel

  • Team player

High Touch Leadership Competencies:

Thinks Strategically: Takes a broad view of the business, industry, and consumer environment to anticipate

and plan for the future. Identifies the focus and defines where to play, how to win and what capabilities and

management systems are required.

Aligns and Engages the Team in the Vision: Provides clarity to each team member on their role in achieving

the vision, strategy, and goals.

Builds Collaborative Relationships: Builds relationships based on trust and respect. Promotes the inclusion

of diverse knowledge, skills, and experiences to achieve results

Drives Creativity and Innovation: Focuses on areas of highest potential. Creates newness or connects

knowledge in new ways to create the unexpected. Ensures that the creativity and innovation pipeline

are aligned to achieve strategy and goals.

Job: Education / Training

Primary Location: Americas-US-New York

Job Type: Standard

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1st (Day) Shift

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Job Number: 1813650