Store Manager

Brand Story

Aēsop offer skin, hair and body care formulations created with meticulous attention to detail, and with efficacy and sensory pleasure in mind. The brand’s signature stores, counters and offices across the globe embody the company’s resounding commitment to design and sensory excellence. Aēsop seek skilled individuals who can bring a wealth of life experience and inspired ideas to their work. As a company, they nurture curious individuals who share an interest in design and incisive enquiry across all fields, and are committed to promoting inclusion for all.

Role Overview

UMENCO is recruiting a Store Manager for a position with Aēsop, leading the team at their Newtown location.

Aēsop embraces a holistic approach to employment, prioritising overall well-being with a deep commitment to a considered work-life balance. They are committed to excellence, with a focus on quality and attention to detail. A career with Aēsop embodies the values of courtesy, cordiality and inclusivity, while promoting a sense of belonging that is integral to the brands success.

The Store Manager has the primary responsibility of delivering memorable customer experiences and driving overall store performance while maintaining the highest standards of respect and professionalism. They also serve as a brand ambassador for retail operations, with the ability to engage and build partnerships while representing the brand in the community.

Reporting to the Retail Business Manager, the primary responsibilities encompass managing all aspects of business operations, meticulously executing the in-store brand strategy, while simultaneously leading the team to achieve and exceed their goals, leveraging their influence to inspire positive outcomes.

The ideal candidate will have experience in leading teams in a customer-centric and sales-oriented environment, characterised by their effective planning, prioritisation, and delegation skills. Their history should underscore the creation and maintenance of a high-performance culture that values respect, inclusion, and sound decision-making. 

Their proven capacity to employ an adaptive leadership style shall be leveraged to optimise the performance of their team, both as individuals and as a cohesive unit. Possessing a comprehensive understanding of the skincare sector, encompassing hair care, body care, fragrance, and home categories, is considered advantageous. Proficiency in effective communication, alongside exemplary problem-solving and decision-making acumen, constitutes the foundation for this exciting career opportunity.

To confidentially explore this opportunity, please reach out to the UMENCO team at [email protected].


Sydney, Australia


To confidentially explore this opportunity, please reach out to Angela and the UMENCO team at [email protected].