ZARA is opening its first Winnipeg location at CF Polo Park!

A job posting for a Department Manager for ZARA Polo Park has been found on Inditex’s LinkIn page. Inditex is the Spanish-based distribution group for Zara.

The job posting reads: As a Department Manager, you are an integral part of the ZARA image. Your strong leadership skills and retail experience will set the example for your team while managing the Department in accordance with company standards, working closely with the regional team to achieve the store’s objectives and support the entire team. Some of your main responsibilities will be:

  • Monitor and improve sales performance and productivity
  • Overview all operational and administrative tasks
  • Motivate, encourage and inspire your team
  • Analyze data to create the best strategy
  • Be an ambassador for our company’s sustainability strategy
  • Ensure Health & Safety protocols are respected at all times
  • Previous experience in a retail management position required
  • Full time, and flexible availabilities needed

Winnipeggers who wish to apply for the job may do so on Inditex’s LinkIn page.

What is ZARA?

ZARA is a Spanish clothing and accessories retailer that is part of the Inditex group, one of the world’s largest fashion retailers. Its other brands include Pull&Bear, Massimo Dutti, Bershka, Stradivarius, Oysho and ZARA Home.

It’s known for its fast-fashion business model, offering trendy and affordable clothing for men, women, and children. It operates numerous stores worldwide and has a significant presence in many countries.

The first store opened in Canada in 2003. Its inaugural Canadian store was located in Yorkdale Shopping Centre in Toronto.

ZARA currently operates 29 locations in Canada. The closest location to Winnipeg is at the Mall of America in Minneapolis.

When will ZARA at CF Polo Park open?

While an official opening date for Zara at CF Polo Park has not been announced yet, the recent job posting for a Department Manager strongly suggests that the grand opening is just around the corner.

It will most likely occupy one of the empty spaces at the former Sears location.