Assistant Store Manager

Retail Westminster, Colorado


Description

$15.00-17.50/ hour/ DOE/ DOQ

Do you think of your pet as a member of the family? If so, then we have a lot in common! Like you, we are extremely devoted to our pets and only want the best for them.  We are a community of true pet lovers with shared interests and values.  We are professionally committed to being your resource for all aspects of pet ownership including health and nutrition, training, grooming and the latest in general pet care.  As an Assistant Store Manager, you make a difference in the lives of pets by influencing the performance and behavior of store Team Members under the direct supervision of the Store Manager. It is your responsibility to provide exceptional customer service, help increase store awareness, achieve business results and assist with operational processes.

 

Here is what a day in the life of an Assistant Store Manager would look like:

  • Provide guests with an exceptional experience
  • Assist the Store Manager in overall management of store operations
  • Share product knowledge and suggestions to meet customer needs and promote pet health
  • Coach and lead Team Members to provide an exceptional guest experience and achieve sales goals
  • Oversee all aspects of inventory such as merchandise replenishment, inventory, adjustments, weekly cycle counts, store transfers, RTVs, and shipment processing
  • Organize special store events and promotions
  • Positively interact with pet parents in-person, via email, text and phone
  • Perform front-end duties such as handling the cash register, bagging, replenishing merchandise, and preparing displays
  • All other assigned duties from the Store Manager and/or any member of the Retail Management Team

 

We will teach you a lot but what we need you to already have:

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Passion for extraordinary customer service and the well-being of pets
  • At least 1 year of previous retail sales experience
  • At least 1 year of retail managerial experience
  • Willingness to be educated about the products and services offered
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the business, which will require evening and weekend shifts
  • Time management and organizational skills
  • Proven written and verbal communication skills

 

Physical Demands:

  • Position requires person to work both indoors and outdoors
  • Majority of day is spent standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling and climbing all day
  • Must be able to lift 50+ pounds
  • Must be comfortable working with a wide variety of animals including small and large dogs
  • Must be able to work around pet hair and dander
  • Communicate with proper spelling and grammar via email/ text
  • Communicate with clients in a friendly, upbeat manner
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus
  • Regularly be able to talk and hear

 

IPP is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  IPP recruits qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, ethnic or national origin, protected veteran status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or citizenship status.