Posted: Monday, November 6, 2017 2:52 AM
Job DescriptionAt 99 Cents Only Stores, LLC, we are recruiting talented individuals for the position of Assistant Store Manager. 99 Cents Only Stores is a unique extreme value retailer of primarily name brand consumables and general merchandise. We provide an exciting primary shopping destination for value-conscious consumers, and a fun treasure-hunt shopping experience for individuals and families in our communities! Our corporate associates support our stores in delivering an exemplary experience to customers with a fun, friendly and energetic approach, resourceful problem-solving, and innovating ideas that bring great products at great value to families throughout the communities we serve. We offer competitive medical, dental and vision plans, an outstanding 401K plan, and fantastic career opportunities! If this sounds like your next career step, read on!The PositionThe Assistant Store Manager (ASM) is responsible for driving the stores merchandising strategy through presentation, product selection, inventory, display and disposal to generate profitable store growth. The ASM will partner with the Shift Lead to run daily operations in the absence of the Store Manager. This person must have strong training and communication skills, and should be able to manage projects from inception to completion. The ASM will ensure that customer needs and expectations are met through optimal product selection and visual merchandising throughout the store while managing the 99 Only Stores brand.Duties and ResponsibilitiesAssisting with daily store functions and activities including opening/closing and intensive freight processingMotivating, Training, and coaching of associatesPromoting sales, scheduling to business needs, operating the store within allowed payroll budget and productivity guidelinesProtecting company assets, implementing and executing all company programs and expectationsMaintaining standards of merchandising and visual presentation including store signage to maximize salesDelegating and supervising duties for a shift teamEffectively leading from the floor, modeling a positive work attitude and habits, and helping employees develop their skillsAdhering to all company policies and procedures including safety guidelinesDiplomatically handling employee and customer concerns while interfacing with the corporate officeEncouraging a great team environment in the storeCovering additional duties assigned by the Store ManagerSkills and RequirementsHigh School Diploma required.2+ yrs. experience merchandising a 99 Only Stores or equivalent experienceMust have a general understanding of store P&L (Profit and Loss)Self-starter with the ability to exceed performance expectationsAbility to train and lead associates on store best practices in order to manage day to day operationsExecute 99 Only Stores visual merchandising standards as measured by regular auditsAbility to lift one to five pounds and occasionally lift up to 50 lbs.Ability to constantly stand, bend and reach with a moderate amount of manual dexterityAvailability to work all shifts - occasionally overnightCompany Description99 Cents Only Stores is a premier deep-discount retailer that primarily carries name-brand consumable and general merchandise are attractively merchandised, clean, full-service shopping destinations that offer customers significant value on a wide selection of quality products from everyday household items to fresh produce to an exciting assortment of seasonal and party merchandise including decorations, costumes and gifts. Merchandise encompasses name-brand closeouts and regularly available food and beverage products such as produce, deli, and other basic grocery items.
• Location: Houston, Katy
• Post ID: 69112167 houston