Prospective employers for retail management professionals
I have completed my graduation and want to know what all companies look for trained professionals in retail management?
There are various companies in today’s time and market that are hiring trained professionals in retail management as this is the most demanding field right now in the industry. Being a fresher, you can start your career as a management trainee, with hard work, right attitude and dedication; you could reach the manager posts of different departments. There are industries such as advertising agencies, airlines, insurance companies, banks, etc which required people who have done their graduation in retail management. You can find jobs in these above industries apart from retail shops. If you are confident enough then you can start your own business and be an entrepreneur.
Trained and talented retail management professionals are always in great demand not only in India but abroad too and this is not hidden from anyone. Thus, big brands like Bata, Cafe Coffee Day (CCD), Raymonds, Reliance India, Pantaloons, Nilgiris, Big Bazaar, Shopper’s Stop, Subhiksha, Wallmart, Bharti, etc. has opened retail chains throughout the cities that offers huge job openings from time to time. If you have excellent communication skills and have the ability to convince anyone, then you can be recruited as store manager, customer care executive, merchandise officer, public relation executive and so on, in multi-national companies like McDonald’s, Dominos, Levis, Nike, Adidas, Benetton, Sharp, Kodak, etc.
Due to the increase in competition in this particular field, nowadays the shopping malls are doubling up as leisure and entertainment centres, to attract customers. Thus, being creative and giving new ideas to promote their business is a mandatory requirement in a professional.