Sovereign Grooming, Scotland's best barber shop, is seeking a skilled and experienced SALON MANAGER  to oversee the daily operations of our shop in Edinburgh.

The ideal candidate will have a passion for the barbering industry, a demonstrable client following and, ideally, a proven track record of managing a successful barber shop.

In return, we are offering a highly-competitive salary, plus the granting of an ownership stake in the business after one year should targets be met.

  • Manage and supervise the daily operations of the barber shop, including scheduling appointments, managing customer inquiries, and overseeing staff performance.
  • Ensure that the shop is clean, organised, and fully stocked with necessary supplies and products.
  • Provide exceptional customer service to all clients and ensure that their needs are met and exceeded.
  • Maintain a safe and welcoming environment for customers and employees.
  • Develop and implement marketing and promotional strategies to increase customer base and revenue.
  • Hire, train, and manage staff members, including barbers, receptionists, and assistants.
  • Monitor and analyse sales and customer feedback to identify areas for improvement and implement necessary changes.
  • Ensure compliance with all health and safety regulations and company policies and procedures.
  • At least 3 years of experience in building a client base at a barber shop or a similar retail/service environment.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills.
  • Excellent customer service skills and the ability to build strong customer relationships.
  • Knowledge of barbering techniques, styles, and trends.
  • Ability to handle and resolve customer complaints and issues effectively.
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail.
  • Experience with staff management, including hiring, training, and performance management.
  • Knowledge of marketing and promotional strategies.
  • Understanding of health and safety regulations and best practice.
If you are a motivated, enthusiastic, and experienced salon manager with a passion for the industry, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity at Sovereign Grooming in Edinburgh.

Email your CV and a covering letter to or contact us