Essense of Australia

  • Global Retail Excellence Leaders

    Job Locations US-KS-Overland Park
  • Overview

    Essense Designs is an international bridal organization with key offices based in Lenexa, Kansas and Perth, Australia. Our growing organization also operates in the United Kingdom, Europe, Canada, and New Zealand. We have been a global leader in bridal fashion for over 20 years and our designs are currently sold in over 1,500 stores worldwide. With innovative designs and a strong customer service approach, Essense Designs is a dynamic and rapidly-expanding company that rewards excellence, drive, and collaboration.


    As a Company we are poised for growth and need enthusiastic people from a variety of retail backgrounds and from various disciplines to be a part of building for our future.


    An Extraordinary Opportunity

    We are seeking innovative and passionate people to work with our amazing leaders and highly talented teams. We are building a bigger team to support our global growth. These newly created roles will work together with our existing teams to further enhance our vision for retail excellence and will have a pivotal impact on the Company’s continued growth.


    Ideal candidates will be strategic and results-oriented leaders, proficient communicators and retail innovators. We are looking for people who identify opportunities, develop tactics, present recommendations and implement programs that will enhance operational effectiveness and give the Company a distinct competitive advantage in the bridal industry.

    Our people thrive in a culture that values creative solutions. We are seeking candidates with a unique ability to translate these solutions into processes and influence the adoption of best practices. You will impact change at a global organization as you leverage your talent and experience to drive exceptional success and positive experiences for our brides and retailers.


    Most importantly, we are seeking leaders who are intellectually curious and aligned with our culture and willing to roll up their sleeves to create and support an inspiring environment that promotes productivity, innovation, and fun!


    Make an immediate strategic impact.

    We are passionate about supporting our brick and mortar retail partners to continue their extraordinary success and growth.

    We will be counting on you to be a retail subject matter expert as you create a clear strategy to lead and innovative evolution in our store experience. We are a thriving company that attracts and retains top talent, with the resources and team in place to apply your skills in a way that will influence the future of retail. We have a proven model to develop people and ideas within an environment where collaboration is encouraged to bring your ideas to life. If you have a retail background in omni-channel, licensing, or partnerships your skills are translatable to the building of this future model providing further support and continued growth to the 1,500 retailers we work with.

    You will contribute thought leadership and subject-matter expertise as you create a clear strategy. You will be counted upon to continuously move the business forward with innovative thinking and the ability to quickly capitalize on opportunities. You will fuel our entire organization in elevating our talent to become world-class experts in supporting global retail operations.

    Your expertise and experience should include:

    • Diverse retail leadership experience
    • Proven ability to define and create exceptional retail experiences
    • Ability to lead strategic planning and execution and change management
    • A vibrant leadership style that is adaptable, courageous and reflective of high emotional intelligence
    • Outcome driven to exceed expectations, delight customers, engage associates and create memorable moments
    • Proven history to meet and exceed defined company targets with a mindset of continuous improvement
    • A passion and driving purpose for personal and organizational excellence
    • The ability to nurture the development of new programs in support of our retailers


    Let’s begin a conversation about your exciting and successful future!

    We look forward to welcoming the successful candidate to our fast-growing global team! In return for your skills, we offer you the opportunity to join an international industry leader and be part of a creative and collaborative culture that empowers its people, promotes teamwork and embraces sustainability. We recognize and reward excellence, innovation, and loyalty. Our goal is to offer an inspirational and modern workplace that allows talented individuals to thrive. As such, we provide competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package, with significant opportunity for exceptional team members to grow with us as we continue to expand.

    If you have the skills and drive to help us further our growth, please go to and follow the prompts to submit a cover letter, resume, and online application. Please note: We believe cover letters are important to help us understand why you are interested in this position and your unique story and qualifications. If you sincerely desire to work with us, please take this into consideration when submitting your materials.


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