Back-Up Assistant (Part-Time)

Shoe Sensation - Mount Vernon, IL (30+ days ago)3.3


Back-Up Assistant: Position Summary

Assists with the management of day-to-day operations, this position provides support to the Store Manager and Assistant Store Manager. The Back-Up Assistant reports directly to the Store Manager.

Key Responsibilities:
Contributes to team effort by achieving targeted merchandise/accessory sales goals.
Drive and maximize store sales and control and minimize shrink.
Provide managerial and operational support to the Store Manager.
Ensure the fiscal integrity of the store by accounting for all cash, merchandise, and other store assets.
Participate in precautionary security measures to protect Company assets.
Ensure compliance with all company policies and procedures, and follow all safety standards to ensure a safe work and shopping environment
Ensure accuracy’s and efficiencies of merchandise shipping and receiving.
Assists manager by helping to maintain inventory by checking merchandise to determine inventory levels; anticipating customer demand
Adhere to current visual guidelines including proper merchandising, signage and store cleanliness.
Maintain strong product knowledge for use in selling, merchandising, and giving feedback as requested.
All other duties as requested by the Assistant Store Manager, Store Manager and Area Director.

Minimum Qualifications:
Must be 18 years of age or older
High School degree or equivalent. Advanced degree preferred.
1-2 years of successful retail experience a plus but not required.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Excellent problem- solving abilities.
Extreme flexibility in schedule. Must be willing to work opening/closing shifts, weekend, holidays, and overtime.
Ability to lift up to twenty-five pounds.

Compensation:
Competitive hourly pay
Dental & Vision Health Insurance
40% Employee Discount