Store Manager-Maryland/Virginia Market

Employer
Solstice Sunglasses
Location
Greenway, VA
Posted
Feb 14, 2017
Closes
Nov 01, 2017
Industry
Retail
Hours
Full Time
Overview:

We have an exciting opportunity for a charismatic Store Manager who can lead a team in maximizing the overall profitability of a high fashion luxury retail store. As a Manager you oversee all aspects of the operations while inspiring your team to create that exceptional customer experience. Are YOU the one?
Responsibilities:

The Responsibilities of a Store Manager include:
  • Manage a retail specialty store with staff of 5 -15 employees
  • Ensure all operational responsibilities are carried out including but not limited to: opening and closing procedures, inventory control, receiving, merchandising, loss prevention and customer service
  • Recruiting, interviewing and hiring of staff
  • Participates in store selling efforts to ensure personal goals as wells store sales and productivity goals are met.
  • Train, delegate and supervise staff to develop and maintain individual selling goals, customer service and product knowledge skills.
  • Conduct regular meetings with the store staff and maintain daily communications binder.
  • Ensure housekeeping and safety standards are upheld throughout the entire store (selling floor, backroom and bathroom).
  • Partner with Human Resources to address and document unsatisfactory performance and policy violations related to new hire/termination paperwork, benefits, disciplinary action, etc. in a timely matter.
  • Follow Loss Prevention guidelines throughout entire store (back office and selling floor). Participate in programs to reduce loss/shortage, report merchandise or cash discrepancies to Regional LP Manager
  • Ensure entire staff adheres to Mystery shop guidelines.
  • Create and promote strong business relationships with vendors, mall management and local businesses
  • Participate in corporate initiated store events or create specific promotions based on the needs of the market or clientele

Qualifications:

  • Previous retail management experience a must, speciality retail a plus
  • College Degree preferred
  • Analytical skills are essential
  • Ability to work flexible hours, 40 hours a week, 2 nights a week, weekends and holidays
  • Demonstrates strong leadership ability
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Computer literate (word, excel and lotus notes)
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to lift and carry 25lbs.