Retail leader seeks an area operations manager for the northern region stores to be based in and around Bloemfontein. Grade 12, 5 years operational management experience essential within the retail environment. Candidate must have a valid driver’s license and the ability to travel extensively within the region. Position includes the leading of a team of store managers, optimize and oversee store operations, recruitment, compliance with company’s policies and operational guidelines and promoting initiatives. Candidate must be accustomed to a highly pressurized, rapidly growing environment. Affirmative candidate preferred.