Newly created position to reflect the company’s corporate initiatives.
Signet Jewellers – the largest speciality retailer jeweller in the US and UK – has announced the promotion of Denise Shaffer to the newly created role of Signet treasurer.
In her new role, Shaffer will be responsible for the expanded responsibilities of the Signet treasury within the wider organisation, as well as managing the bank group and multi-divisional international cash positions and funding.
According to an official statement, the role has been designed to reflect the company’s new strategic vision and corporate initiatives.
Shaffer began her career at Signet more than 24-years ago as manager of corporate treasury, before moving on to the post of director of corporate treasury (later expanded to director of treasury and strategic financial planning).
In 2007, Shaffer gained further responsibility as vice president of corporate treasury and strategic financial planning.
Signet Jewelers Limited currently operates over 1,400 stores across all 50 states in the United States, primarily under the name brands of Kay Jewelers and Jared The Galleria of Jewelry.
Signet’s UK division operates approximately 500 stores under the name brands H.Samuel and Ernest Jones.