Floor Supervisor

Retail Stores - Supervisors/Hourly Associates Albany, New York


When you love what you do, is it still work?

At Eastern Mountain Sports, we seek individuals who live the brand lifestyle we represent. Whether you're looking for a fun part time job, or a pathway to a rewarding career, working for Eastern Mountain Sports is a great way to share your knowledge and passion with like-minded people.

As a Floor Supervisor, you'll act as the manager-on-duty and lead by example, enabling a knowledgeable and friendly sales staff while driving overall store performance. A floor supervisor also carries keys, is responsible for opening and closing the store, and oversees the general merchandise flow and visual presentation of the store. This is an hourly, entry-level store management position. Success in this role could lead into greater career advancement and development, such as an assistant store manager role within the organization. 

Skills and Qualifications:
A varied schedule will include day, evening, weekend and holiday shifts.

  • 1-2 years of customer service experience, preferably in retail
  • 1-2 years of supervisory experience, preferably in retail 
  • Friendly and outgoing with a passion for outfitting our customers
  • Strong verbal communication skills with demonstrated leadership ability - coach, observe and provide feedback
  • Ability to be persuasive and suggestively sell as well as coach other to maximize sales
  • Qualify and educate the customer, supporting the sale with the appropriate add-ons
  • Thrives in a fast-paced, ever-changing retail environment 
  • Successfully manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines
  • Visual merchandising experience a plus
  • Passionate about your interests as they relate to the outdoors
  • Active participation in the outdoor sports EMS represents, highly preferred

IMPORTANT NOTE: Please list the sports you actively participate in under the "Skills" section of the application when applying.

Eastern Mountain Sports, a member of the SDI USA, LLC family also operating Bob's Stores, is an equal opportunity employer offering dynamic career opportunities and generous employee discounts.