Pop-Up Store Manager, Houston, TX

MM.LaFleur Houston, MN
About our company

MM.LaFleur is a fast-growing professional womenswear company based in New York City. We aim to be the go-to wardrobe solution for modern women of purpose. How? By delivering luxury-quality clothing via a seamless, direct-to-consumer stylist experience.

Who are we?

We're a varied group of go-getters who are all passionate about reimagining the way women shop and dress for work. We have a validated market and die-hard fans, a quickly growing revenue stream, and a whip-smart and energetic team. We take our work (but never ourselves) very seriously. We're data obsessors who like nice clothes.

About This Role

MM.LaFleur is redefining "brick and mortar." We are creating a revolutionary experience for our customers who love great style but have minimal time to shop (hence our hashtag, #BetterThingsToDo). Our key differentiator is our hyper-personalized customer service and we want you to be on the ground floor of building that experience.

As Manager of our Showroom "Out of Office" Houston, you will open the long-term pop-up. We're looking for a go-getter who loves a challenge and managing a growing team. This position will develop quickly, with potential to grow into a permanent role.

What will you do?

* Recruit, interview and hire part-time and full-time freelance stylist team

* Train, develop and maximize the success of the showroom team

* Forecast weekly sales and payroll with head of Retail Operations

* Merchandise the showroom to the highest standards, working closely with head of Visual Merchandising

* Manage inventory tracking, replenishment, and allocation with Planning team

* Schedule stylists to ensure optimal customer experience while staying within budget

* Maintain showroom P&L

* Act as a role model and inspire the team!

Who are you?

* 2-5 years of retail/service experience with a minimum of 2 years of management experience

* A love for training, managing and developing people; you're empathetic and thoughtful

* Excellent communication, inter-personal, verbal and written skills

* Strong knowledge of Excel, Word and scheduling/POS systems

* Ability to be self-directed and comfortable operating with limited oversight

* Ability to turn on a dime and to thrive in a fast-paced start-up environment

* Passion for MM.LaFleur's mission to "take the work out of dressing for work"