Store Manager

Manage all aspects of the day-to-day operations of your store, including achieving sales targets, ensuring profitability and coaching employees. Being held accountable for developing a loyal customer base and ensuring an exceptional client experience in-store.

Chicago

What are we looking for?

Can you inspire a team? Do you believe in coaching and development? We are growing very rapidly and need someone who shares this vision and wants to grow with us! Currently we are looking for a Store Manager who can lead by example at our Chicago store location.

What would you be doing?

  • Ensure that all Store Staff Members are consistently delivering the DECIEM client experience and providing the highest level of customer service.
  • Lead by example in educating customers about the world of beauty along with DECIEM products and brands.
  • Set an example in the store for professionalism and teamwork. Develop store staff by coaching, counselling and providing constructive feedback.
  • Meet sales targets and achieve profitability by controlling costs (labour, supplies, inventory, etc.) and communicate within 24 hours of any build-related concerns.
  • Recruiting, training, managing and developing staff; coaching them regularly via coaching forms and bi-annual to annual evaluations. Have a firm succession plan that allows promoting from within.
  • Support HR with hiring decisions, and the corporate retail team in various projects as required.
  • Oversee day-to-day operations, and delegate effectively to meet daily/weekly deadlines of assigned tasks; inventory, merchandising, store cleanliness, stock organization and stock levels with the ASM and make key decisions about stock control.
  • Organize and lead scheduled meetings with the team to review business and plan ahead.
  • Translate store specific opportunities and report data into a clear action plan.
  • Stay up to date (and ensure staff are up to date as well) with product knowledge, company information, new launches, promotions.
  • Support marketing initiatives to drive growth and sales.
  • Work with neighbourhood and district marketing opportunities (with corporate retail team approval) for customer appreciation events.
  • Ensure the store is adequately staffed for proper coverage.
  • Adhere to the Health and Safety Awareness and guidelines.
  • Communicate any quality control, maintenance, procedural or operational concerns to the appropriate department in a timely fashion.

What skills and qualifications do you need?

  • 3 years of management experience in the retail/service industry.
  • Effective time management, problem-solving, and communication skills.
  • Maintaining composure and managerial courage.
  • Effective leader with a focus on training and development.
  • Must have a High School Diploma or equivalent, a College/University degree is preferred.
  • Open availability including evenings, weekends and holidays.

Still interested?

Kindly send us a 30-45 sec video telling us about yourself along with your resume to hr@deciem.com. We really appreciate your effort in applying to this position. However, only those candidates who have been shortlisted for interviews will be contacted.

And the serious stuff:

DECIEM is an equal opportunity employer. We prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and any other legally protected class in accordance with applicable federal, provincial and local laws. We are also committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible workplace. If you are contacted for an interview and require accommodation during the interviewing process, please let us know.
The Abnormal Beauty Company