Hot Topic Assistant Manager - Full Time

Hot Topic, Inc. Taunton, MA

Hot Topic Assistant Manager - Full Time

We are looking for an Assistant Manager with a passion for customer service that is ready to achieve outstanding results with 1-2 years of specialty retail management experience that knows how to lead a team to success!

Job Description:

* Creates an environment that inspires repeat customers.

* Create floor coverage schedules that ensure there is always someone available to help our customers.

* Recruit, Hire and Retain effective associates.

* Coach and train team to achieve maximum results.

* Identify and focus on development for growth with the company.

* Ensures the store achieves all sales/comp plans.

* Educates team on LP policies and manages store shrink.

* Create effective schedules and manage payroll daily.

* Contribute creative ideas to drive sales through merchandising and visual displays.

* Ensure all floor moves are completed in a timely manner.

* Supervise daily operations of the store

Job Requirements:

* Demonstrated excellent leadership, time management and customer service skills.

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

* Can do attitude and a team player.

* Flexible and adaptive to environment, changes, challenges, job duties and work schedules.

* Inquisitiveness and open mind regarding youth culture/music trends.

* Minimum 1-2 years of specialty/apparel Store Manager experience from sales-driven environments.

* Track record of associate development is a must.

* Knowledge of music and fashion.

* Minimum of high school graduate or GED equivalent.

* Minimum 18 years of age.

* Able to stand and walk around during scheduled hours.

* Able to pack and unpack shipments, arrange and move store fixtures and move packages weighing up to 50 pounds.

ADDITIONAL INFO: Associate Discount, Monthly Bonus, Medical/Vision/Dental/Life Insurance, Tuition Reimbursement, Concert Reimbursement and more!

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