Graduate Development Program (Retail) - 2019 Intake at T Galleria by DFS, Waikiki - DFS1161421 in Honolulu, HI at DFS

Date Posted: 10/10/2019

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Job Description

Management Trainee participates in on-the-job training, learn new skills, and to demonstrate increasing proficiency and expertise with managerial responsibilities. Depending on individual performance and business needs, a graduated Management Trainee is expected to assume a leadership role in the organization.

Key Responsibilities:
The 18-month Graduate Development Program provides an unparalleled opportunity for emerging leaders to grow and develop their leadership skills through personalized, experiential training under the expert guidance of function managers, coaches and mentors throughout DFS. The unique aspect of the DFS Graduate Development Program is the rotational nature where Management Trainees are given the opportunity to gain diverse exposure into store operations, merchandising and marketing, developing them to be a versatile and agile leader. Management Trainees are assigned with departmental responsibilities including special assignments and projects, with hands-on exposure to an extensive range of departments and categories. During these rotations, key skills are established and will anchor Management Trainees in their retail career. Management Trainees are groomed to assume leadership role with global placement opportunities in store operations, merchandising or marketing, depending on business needs, performances and individual aspiration.

Key Requirements:

• Bachelor's Degree/Post-graduate Degree in any discipline
• English and any other second language
• Strong passion for Luxury Retail
• Internationally mobile
• Strong interpersonal skills with a special sensitivity to working in a multicultural environment
• Ability to manage ambiguity and complexity
• Excels in learning, with ability to learn on the fly
• Polished presentation skills
• Able to work on shift and on rotating off/rest days