Store - MIDDLETOWN, DEWe're here for the Makers! Come be a part of the team where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions in the world! Michaels is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are here for all Team Members and all Makers to create, innovate and be better together. To review a comprehensive list of benefits, please visit Michaels Benefits CO, CT and NYC only -To review pay ranges for the position you are applying for, please visit Michaels Pay Ranges - CO, CT and NYC only Lead and support inventory management and merchandising standards and maintenance. Plan for and provide a well merchandised and in-stock store for the customer to shop. Help customers shop and find what they are looking for. Deliver friendly customer service. Major ActivitiesAssist Store Manager in planning and supporting the scheduling and execution of store workload.Assist Store Manager in leading and managing adherence to Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's) and Company programs to ensure compliance to applicable laws and requirements; ensure execution of Company policies and standards; hold team accountable for store conditions and resultsManage and execute freight flow process to standardsManage and execute the inventory management processes in storeManage and execute planogram (POG) executionManage and execute merchandise operations and Omni channel processesManage and execute shrink and safety programsAchieve your KPI's; manage your team to achieve their role KPI'sTrain, observe and coach the team to achieve results; participate in the performance management process; support Talent Development of your team; utilize the leadership competencies for continued self-developmentCross trained in Custom Framing selling and production; utilize the leadership competencies for continued self-developmentInteracts with others in an accepting and respectful manner; remains positive and respectful, even in difficult situations; promotes commitment to the organization's vision and values; projects a positive image and serves as a role model for othersServe as Manager on Duty (MOD)Acknowledge customers, help locate product and provide solutionsEnsure the maintenance the visual merchandising standards in store and execution of feature space and seasonal layouts Other duties as assigned Preferred Special Certifications or technical skillsRetail merchandising and customer service experience preferred Physical RequirementsAbility to remain standing for long periods of timeAbility to move throughout the storeRegular bending, lifting, carrying, reaching and stretchingLifting heavy boxes and accessing high shelves by ladder or similar equipmentIf you need help performing these functions of your job, please contact supervisor so that we may engage in the interactive process with you and find a reasonable accommodation Work EnvironmentPublic retail store setting taking care of our customers; all public areas are climate controlled; some stock rooms may not be climate controlled; some outdoor work if assigned to retrieve shopping carts or while unloading trucks; Frame shop contains glass cutter and heat press; work hours include nights, weekends and early mornings Applicants in the US must satisfy federal, state, and local legal requirements of the job.