Bench Store Manager

Retail Waldorf, Maryland
Salary: USD 62400 - 78000 Annually


Join the Dash In Team as our Bench Store Manager 

Are you ready to join a team that's all about making greatness happen? Dash In, a proud division of the Wills Group family of brands, is now Great Place to Work Certified™ and Fortune's Best Workplace in Retail™, and we’re on the lookout for a business-oriented, people-driven, food-loving Bench Store Manager.

As a Bench Store Manager, you will impact our business by offering strategic insights and executing on them to grow our best-in-class guest experience teams and working in collaboration with the management team until a Store Manager position becomes available. Join us, and we’ll lift life’s journey’s together:

- Learn, Grow, Lead with Us: We're all about professional growth and taking your career to new heights.

- Community Love: We're not just neighbors; we're responsible adventurers making a positive impact.

- Competitive Perks: Your hard work deserves a great reward package because we know how to make work feel like an adventure!


As a Bench Store Manager, your mission is to:

- Create Excellent Guest Experiences: Be the guide on our guest journey, making every stop unforgettable. Partner with Store Leadership to ensure our guests favorite items are always available and our store is looking brand new.

- Build Teams and Leaders: Recruit and train a diverse, people-focused crew. Supporting your team’s development and growth with a focus on skills-training.

- Grow Sales and Manage Inventory: Navigate top-line sales and inventory with the skills of a true leader. Develop strong relationships with vendors and partner with Store Leadership to ensure sales are growing through proper order execution and brand standards.

- Operate with Brand Excellence: Keep our adventure site in top-notch condition, ready to impress. Ensure the store is adequately staffed and prepared for any special guest or mystery shop that comes its way.

- Lead Food Safety and Food Operations: Safeguard our food operations like a seasoned professional. Partners with Store Leadership to ensure all back of house team is ServSafe certified and protects food margins through consistent PAR execution.


What We’re Looking For:

- Authorized to work in the United States and 18 years of age or older.

Education: High school diploma or equivalent (2-year college degree preferred).

Experience: 3-5 years of food service or retail store management experience.

Leadership Skills: Demonstrated ability to lead a high-performing team.

Communication: Possesses strong interpersonal skills to communicate with confidence to both internal and external customers.

Organization: You enjoy having a plan and achieving your goals, you also flex your problem-solving skills and enjoy tackling a project or two.

Basic Business Skills: Proven ability to understand business math including analyzing P&Ls and enjoys learning and becoming an expert in technology.

Travel: Ability to travel to our corporate headquarters in La Plata, MD for training events.

Physical Stamina: Ability to lift and carry items up to 50 lbs and keep the momentum going for 8 hours a day lifting, bending, and standing.


Benefits and Perks:

Life at Dash In has many perks. We work hard to ensure every team member lives life to the fullest outside the store. We fully believe that when we support and encourage one another, our customer and stores benefit greatly. We take pride in investing in our people’s well-being. That’s why we back our words with competitive total rewards packages.

For Bench Store Managers:

Bonus: Get a 10% annual company bonus opportunity that's music to your ears!

Paid Time Off: Enjoy 5 weeks of paid time off, including 3 weeks of vacation, 6 days of sick leave, and 4 personal days.

Holidays: Celebrate 8 paid holidays every year!

Community Engagement: Make a difference with 2 paid community service days each year.

Education: Get 100% tuition reimbursement to chase your educational dreams.

Healthcare: Access affordable medical, dental, and vision plans, with an option for a health savings account.

Paid Parental Leave: New parents, we've got you covered!

Insurance: Even your furry friends can join the adventure with pet insurance, plus basic life insurance and short-term disability coverage.


For All Employees:

Financial Well-being: Join our employer 401(k) plan and enjoy a company match up to 7%.

Career Growth: Climb the adventure ladder with advancement opportunities across the Mid-Atlantic region.

- Training & Development: Get the skills to be a superstar with extensive training and management development programs.

Employee Discounts: Sip on free coffee and fountain beverages, and snag discounts on fresh food and car washes.

Competitive Pay: Because you deserve it!


Dash In is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability, sex, sexual orientation or national origin.