Assistant Manager - Riccarton TouchLab

Retail Sales Management Riccarton, Christchurch, New Zealand

More than a job, an adventure

Icebreaker is one of the most innovative and dynamic names in the apparel industry. We’re a world leader in merino clothing and supply our outdoor, performance sport and active lifestyle ranges to more than 4700 stores across 50 countries. 

We’re also a network of talented people who care about each other and believe deeply in what we do. We’re achievers, passionate, adventurous and authentic. We work in an environment where you can be yourself and make a difference.

We’re searching for an experienced Manager-in-Training (what we at Icebreaker call Assistant Manager) to join our Riccarton Team in Christchurch, New Zealand and provide exceptional service to our customers. You'll use your product knowledge and sales skills to make ‘every touch count’ and ensure our store exceeds its sales targets.

To be successful in this role you'll have: 

  • A good understanding of the local retail environment
  • Previous experience in a retail sales role, preferably in the fashion/apparel industry
  • Outstanding customer service standards
  • Passion for fashion and a good eye for visual merchandising
  • Strong sales skills
  • Excellent communication and rapport building skills 

You'll also be: 

  • Passionate about Icebreaker and all that we stand for
  • Positive and energetic, with loads of personality and initiative
  • Outgoing and fun, with a great sense of humour
  • Committed to working retail hours, including weekends 

What we can offer you: 

  • The opportunity to work with an inspiring and passionate team
  • A vibrant environment that has sustainability at its core
  • A culture that recognises & rewards high achievers
  • Amazing personal development that sets you up for success and a strong career

If this opportunity feels like the type of job you’re passionate about, and it fits with your skills and experience, please click apply below to send us your CV with a covering letter explaining why you'd be right for Icebreaker.

The recruitment of this position is being managed by Jessica Shears, Talent Scout. For any queries, contact Jess directly on +1 778 327 6505 or skype ib_jessicash