Assistant Store Manager – Artist & Craftsman Supply

Deadline July 06, 2021

Join our team! If you would like r full-time employment, Artist & Craftsman Supply in Portland SE is seeking an Assistant Store Manager! Our ideal candidate has past retail experience, is a dedicated team player, has a friendly demeanor and a willingness to learn.

General Purpose

Assist the Store Manager with all aspects of the day-to-day operations of an Artist & Craftsman Supply store.

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities:

Act as manager on duty in the absence of the Store Manager
With direction from the Store Manager, provide direction to the team during their shifts to maintain day-to-day operations of the store
Foster a positive store culture and strong sense of team within the store staff
With direction from the Store Manager, assist with recruiting, hiring and training new employees as necessary
Work in close coordination with the Home Office and respond to feedback and direction
With direction from the Store Manager, plan and implement ideas to increase traffic into the store
Ensure customer needs are met, complaints are resolved, and service is quick and efficient
With direction from the Store Manager, assist with the coordination of merchandise set ups, layout changes, and ability to implement and maintain the store inventory and ensure the maintenance of the standards of goods
Assist in maintaining a regular routine of maintenance and housekeeping to ensure safety of associates, customers, and protection of company assets.
Maintain a thorough knowledge of store processes and procedures
May be responsible for overseeing special assignments or engaging in particular daily operations like buying, outreach, scheduling store maintenance or any and all day-to-day operations
All other duties as assigned by management

Education and Experience:

High school degree, diploma or GED Equivalent required
Bachelor’s degree or an Associate’s Degree in the Fine Arts or any other related field is preferred
6 months to 1-year experience in the retail industry

Key Competencies:

Customer focus
Organizing and prioritizing
Attention to detail and accuracy
Confidentiality
Good judgment
Communication skills
Information management skills
Problem-solving skills
Computer Skills
Exposure to Microsoft Office
Retail software experience a plus

Physical Requirements

This job operates in a retail store environment. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, stoop, kneel, bend, reach, climb, grasp and key at a computer. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to see, speak and hear. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

How to Apply:

To be considered for this job, send your resume titled “Lastname.Firstname.Resume” and a cover letter to ahoffman@artistcraftsman.com introducing yourself, how your skills apply to working here, and indicate your availability.

No phone calls please. Thank you!

More Info
https://portland.craigslist.org/mlt/med/d/portland-assistant-retail-store-manager/7343394833.html

Location
3393 SE 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97202

Contact Email
ahoffman@artistcraftsman.com