Salon Manager

Lavender Salon and Boutique - Newport Beach, CA (30+ days ago)

Lavender Salon and Boutique in Newport Beach is the hottest new spot on Westcliff Drive! This high end salon does it all, and in style. The products, services and ideas all come from the salons in Paris, where the owner, Heather Hart, fell in love with the Parisian style and taste. This is the place for ultimate pampering; Starbucks coffee or Rosé is offered to every guest, Apple TV and Netflix available while you wait for your hair to set, and even TV screens are in the ceiling so you can watch while you are shampooed! We are looking for an experienced leader who understands hospitality at its finest and will be working side by side with the owner, Heather Hart, to build and grow this amazing salon! Check us out on Facebook and all of our 5 star reviews on Yelp:

Summary of Position

Primary responsibility is to provide leadership, direction and supervision of staff in the daily operations of the Salon and Boutique, including, but not limited to, all Salon, Boutique and Blow Dry Bar services. The General Manager is responsible for the operations of the business, setting the standard for hospitality and overseeing the coordination of all guests' requests, being directly involved in budgeting, forecasting, payroll and scheduling as well as product inventory and ordering, and opening and closing operations of the business.

Key Responsibilities and Duties

Ensures the smooth daily operations of the Salon, Boutique and Blow Dry Bar services through overseeing and managing the following:

Overall care of staff and their wellbeing

Presentation of store and advertising displays

Recruiting, performance management, and workplace scheduling

Product management, including ordering, receiving, price changes, handling damaged products, and returns

Team Development, facilitating staff learning training, and development

Ensuring smooth front desk hospitality with daily involvement at reception

Problem solving, handling unusual circumstances

Problems and questions from customers

Booking appointments

Inventory and control of all professional products and Boutique items

Cleanliness of all areas

Linen control



All Boutique operations

Ensuring the highest level of guest satisfaction

Motivation of staff to perform at their highest abilities

Assist ownership with concepts and ideas to keep Lavender ahead of its competition and in the cutting edge of the Salon, Boutique and Blow Dry Bar services industry.



College degree or equivalent experience

Accounting and budgeting knowledge

Excellent communication skills

Proven leadership qualities

Minimum 1 years' experience in Spa or high end Retail management

Hospitality mentality


Extensive computer knowledge and computer applications

Mindbody knowledge / will train

Clover POS knowledge / will train

Retail and/or Salon experience



Ability to motivate and train staff

Ability to perform job functions with minimal supervision

Ability to work cohesively with all Salon, Boutique and Blow Dry Bar service areas & co-workers as part of a team

Ability to schedule various services for individuals and large groups

Ability to communicate about the Salon, Boutique and Blow Dry Bar services, its concepts and services to the public

Retail purchasing and inventory

Ability to focus attention on details

Flexibility in schedule

While performing the duties of this job the employee is frequently exposed to computer terminals. The noise level and temperature is moderate. The employee has the ability to sit, stand and/or walk for up to 10 hours a day. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, bend or kneel, lift up to 40 lbs. and perform other diverse physical tasks as needed. The vision requirements include: close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

NOTE: Lavender reserves the right to revise or change the position plan as the need arises. This position plan is not all inclusive of total job responsibilities nor does it constitute a written or implied contract of employment.

Lavender Salon Boutique & Blow Dry Bar is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $50,000.00 to $75,000.00 /year


  • Retail Management: 1 year (Preferred)