Assistant Manager - Aeropostale Orland Square - Aero-Stores - Orland Park IL

Aeropostale, Inc. Orland Park, IL
Role of the Assistant Manager

As an Assistant Manager, you will support the General Manager/Store Manager to build a Team that delivers results through providing an amazing customer experience. You also share the responsibility to execute all Store Operations and maintain a visually appealing store. You create a positive environment that develops and engages your Managers, Associates and Customers every day. You love being part of a Winning Team and you bring your energy to work every day.

Who you are:

* Ambitious and passionate.

* Engaging personality who attracts great talent.

* Demonstrates a competitive spirit and desire to win.

* Team player with an entrepreneurial spirit.

* Thrives in a fast-paced environment.

* Able to adapt to change and take on more responsibilities.

* Self motivated.

* Stylish with a love of fashion.

What you'll do:

* Work together with the GM/SM to set store goals.

* Motivate associates to perform at a high level by creating a fun, challenging and rewarding culture.

* Create an amazing customer experience and continually provide feedback to associates on the sales floor.

* Communicate clear expectations and hold the store associates accountable to achieving results.

* Ensure store standards for merchandising and operations are met consistently.

* Be a role model for our values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Compassion.

What you'll need:

* Consistent record of results.

* A positive attitude and lots of energy.

* A passion for people – both customers and your team.

* Ability to do multiple things at the same time.

* Strong merchandising skills and an eye for visual details.

* Initiative to continue self development.

* Flexible availability to meet the needs of the business.

Where you come from:

* 9+ months as Assistant Manager in similar volume, apparel business with 2+ years of supervisory experience or college degree.

We offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefit package that includes outstanding bonus potential, a casual work environment, a generous merchandise discount and realistic growth potential. Aéropostale is an equal

opportunity employer, M/F.