An international leather handbags, footwear and accessories lifestyle brand is seeking a Manager to manage its first and only retail flagship store located in Knoxville, Tennessee. This is a critical role as this person is responsible for making this Flagship store a destination that truly reflects the brand DNA and displays all product in the best way possible. The store hours are M-F 10am-6pm.
Reports to: VP, Operations
Starting salary: $35,000, Negotiable based on experience
Sales: Take the lead in setting the marketing calendar with promotions, events, and plans to grow sales in the store, working with team members to execute.
Inventory Control: Make sure the store is always stocked with fashion, core and sale items. Ensure processes are followed to receive and relieve inventory in the POS system. Maintain a stocked cashwrap.
Quality Control: Make sure all stock looks good and is free of defects. Ensure all product is stuffed, merchandised and organized properly in the showroom.
Reporting: Complete timely and accurate reporting of sales and any other critical data to the correct team members.
Customer Service: Enthusiastically greet and assist customers who visit the store and/or call for assistance. Keep a record of customer information where applicable.
Premises Control: Ensure the showroom and building is secure after hours at all entry points.
Technical Skills Required:
Experience with a Point-of-Sale (POS) system to conduct retail transactions, returns, and maintain inventory.
Functional understanding of Microsoft Office Suite including Word and Excel.
Experience in retail industry required.
Experience in merchandising preferred.
Experience in e-commerce favored.
Experience with digital marketing, digital advertising, and/or social media favored.
Strong troubleshooting and analytical abilities.
Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
Attention to detail and great organizational skills.
Minimum Qualifications: Completion of an Associate’s degree or higher in Retail or related degree or equivalent combination of education and/or training strongly preferred. 3 years of experience required. Work samples or URL’s of recent work required.
Apply via LinkedIn here.