Assistant Manager - Barre, VT
Assistant Manager Retail, Barre, VT
Position: Assistant Manager Retail, Barre, VT
Location: Barre, VT
This position plays an integral role in the store management team. The Assistant Manager supervises and manages all sales associates. The position provides leadership for the store in the following areas: sales associate development, supervision of merchandise sales area and stocking area, policy enforcement, communications, and analysis of business operations, expense management, and general management of the store as part of the store management team.
The Assistant Manager is primarily responsible for managing the store in the absence of the Store Manager and executing his or her directives as well as the enforcement of company policies. The Assistant Manager reports to the Store Manager.
- Assist the manager in organizing, planning and implementing strategy
- Consistently create a welcoming environment for the customer by greeting and assisting; as well as quickly responding to customer inquiries and needs
- Coach, develop and train staff in conjunction with store manager
- Identify opportunities to drive traffic into the store through community events
- Assist manager in all operational areas including receiving, shipping, managing markdowns etc.
- Demonstrate desired behaviors for staff including driving sales, handling difficult and/or complicated sales, cash management, inventory, and follow-up with customers
- Embrace Lenny’s culture and customer first attitude
For consideration, please send your cover letter, resume and three professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will start immediately and continue until position is filled.
Lenny’s Shoe & Apparel is Vermont’s favorite locally owned retailer of top brand footwear, clothing and accessories. We have four brick and mortar stores throughout Vermont and Northern New York. Lenny's offers an outstanding benefits package including health insurance, 401K with company match and employee discount. Our fun, fast-paced work environment provides ample opportunity for career growth for the eager and motivated individual.