Assistant Store Director - Smithsonian, Donald W. Reynolds Center

Event Network, LLC
Washington, DC
Jul 09, 2018
Jul 17, 2018
Executive, Director
Full Time
Are you interested in American art and portraiture, and want to work for an amazing company? Be a part of this fascinating "must-see" featured attraction in DC! We are hiring an Assistant Store Director who is motivated, results oriented, and committed to leading a customer-focused team and delivering the ultimate guest experience. Imagine yourself working alongside the Store Director in leading the team and helping our guests create memorable experiences Now imagine a rewarding retail career at our our Smithsonian Donald W. Reynolds Center gift store! Event Network, LLC is the leading premier retailer that proudly operates world-class cultural attraction retail stores throughout North America. Our venues include zoos, aquariums, museums, science centers, botanical gardens, traveling exhibitions and other highly regarded cultural attractions. POSITION SUMMARY : As Assistant Store Director (Full-time Hourly) , you will supervise and participate in day-to-day store operations, maximize the retail potential of the store, and ensure that our Guests and Team Members have the ultimate experience possible. Key Responsibilities: Support Event Network's Core Values and uphold our Company Culture that shapes the ultimate Team Member and Guest experience Assist Store Director with the recruitment, retention, supervision and development of a talented team Perform day-to-day store operations Sales driven with a strong focus on guest service, visual merchandising, scheduling, and managing a team Ensure merchandise is set according to the presentation plan and analyze merchandising trends Ensure that the highest level of customer service is provided Hold self and others accountable to high performance standards while providing Guests with memorable experiences Basic / Required Qualifications: At least three years' experience in a retail leadership role Strong retail sales background, strong merchandising abilities, an entrepreneurial spirit, great interpersonal skills, and love to sell Ability to show dynamic leadership, hire and train staff, and motivate staff to promote maximum performance Ability to understand and follow all guest service programs Must have open availability for a flexible work schedule that meets the needs of the business, including evenings, holidays and weekend shifts Proven ability to create a positive work environment High School Diploma or equivalent Preferred Qualifications: Art background Specialty retail experience Comfortable storytelling in front of large groups of people College Degree WHY JOIN US? Apply today! You'll have the opportunity to join a team that takes pride in our amazing Company Culture. We offer competitive pay, employee benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, Group Life Insurance, AD&D, Long-Term Disability, 401(k) Plan, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Leave, Paid Holidays, and Store Discounts. Share your commitment to excellence with us, and be a part of our culture of teamwork, creativity, inspiration & fun. We invite you to discover for yourself why a career with EVENT NETWORK is just what you've been looking for. Our mission is to create and maintain an environment where you are encouraged and inspired to develop yourself professionally and personally, where you are celebrated and motivated, and where we promote wellness through healthy living to enhance your quality of life. Event Network is an equal opportunity employer .