Support the Store Manager in the overall performance of the Store by maximizing sales potential and controlling expenses and shrinkage.
Areas of Responsibility
Assist the Store manager in coordinating Sore activities in order to achieve Store sales plan and profit. Provide leadership and support to the Store Associate in order to ensure that all aspects of Guest service are being provided. Effectively merchandise, sign and price Store in accordance with Company guidelines. Manage loss prevention techniques in order to reduce shrinkage. Assist manager in completing all sales and inventory paperwork.
Education / Experience Requirements
Education and/or experience: High school diploma or general education degree (GED): and one or two years supervisory experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience and be at lest 18 years of age.
Computer Skills: Ability to understand Microsoft Windows environment. Ability to operate POS system.
Language Skills: Ability read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondences and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one on one and small group situations to Guest, clients and other Associates of the organization.
Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio and percent.
Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving multiple variables.
Other Skills and Abilities: Must have excellent teamwork and interpersonal communication skills. Must be able to dress in a costume during the Halloween season and/or during a marketing promotion as necessary.
Other Qualifications: Must be at least 18 years of age (Exceptions must have Regional Sales Manager and Human resources approval.)
Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the Associate is regularly required to : stand; walk; stoop; kneel; crouch; or crawl. use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; regularly lift and/or move up to 50lbs; talk and hear; Specific vision abilities with this job include distance vision and depth perception.