Date Posted: 4/18/2018

Retail Store Department Manager


  • Next Adventure
  • United States
  • Oregon
  • Portland, OR
  • 1 year(s)
  • Full-Time
  • Not Available
Job Description

Next Adventure surrounds itself with employees who are passionate about the outdoors and want to make a positive impact in the community every day. The role of every employee is to help fulfill our vision:
“A real adventure company leading change in our community”

Do you consider yourself a gear head? We are hiring for Team Leads in our apparel, snowboard, and climbing/footwear departments. The Team Lead is responsible for the daily operations of the department and is a customer-facing position. This is a FT, hourly position that reports directly to the General Manager.

If you want to share your love of the outdoors with our customers and be a part of something unique and special, submit your cover letter and resume now, including how you would make an impact on our business and explain what your super power is.

Job Responsibilities:
- Floor Management – Coach, lead and manage team members on priorities, projects, training and customer service.
- Exhibit leadership attributes for department and company
- Daily Progress Sheets – Create Progress Sheets and supervise staff through team building and leadership to accomplish both short and long-term department goals set forth by General Manager
- Inventory Management – Transfer Orders, Backstock, ALU issues, identify slower moving product and help develop action plans to achieve sell through
- Provide detailed feedback on product picture
- Learn Rpro work station functions and other relevant software
- Warranties – to be used as a resource to assist the Warranty Department when questions arise
- Clinics and Company Meeting involvement - support the Team during meetings and clinics
- Facilitate Challenge Resolution – Be excellent at identifying the challenge, brainstorming solutions, choosing a solution and implementation
- Provide excellent customer service and sales on the retail floor
- Become excellent at giving and receiving feedback
- Other department specific duties as assigned

Job Requirements

Qualifications:
- Technical knowledge of gear and outdoor experience in one or more of the aforementioned departments
- Previous customer service and outdoor retail experience
- Detail oriented
- Has demonstrated the ability to be consistently reliable and punctual
- Has demonstrated leadership qualities
- Has demonstrated challenge-resolution skills
- Availability to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends
- Light to moderate lifting, with reasonable accommodation
- Basic math skills

To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume through Malakye.com, explaining the impact you would make to the Next Adventure team, and describe your superpower.

Perks

- Benefits eligibility after 90 days
- Prodeals
- Employee discount on merchandise
- Partnerships with local climbing gyms and ski resorts
- The chance to work with the best staff in the industry!

Date Posted: 4/18/2018

Retail Store Department Manager


  • Next Adventure
  • United States
  • Oregon
  • Portland, OR
  • 1 year(s)
  • Full-Time
  • Not Available