Part Time Assistant Manager
Assists with the management of day-to-day operations within a rue21 store; reports directly to the Store Manager.
Provide managerial, operational, and financial support to the Store Manager
Drive and maximize store sales, control and minimize shrink, and control payroll within budget to achieve store goals
Execute company directives for merchandise placement, visual displays, and signage as well as maintain company standards for cleanliness and organization within a store
Ensure compliance with all company policies and procedures, and follow all safety standards to ensure a safe work and shopping environment
Demonstrate exceptional customer service
Support the Store Manager in driving associates to execute their job duties, provide exceptional customer service, and offer positive resolutions to challenges and complaints from customers
Achieve accuracy in executing markdowns, shipping, receiving, and cash control
Help recruit, train, develop, and retain qualified associates to ensure staffing needs are consistently met
Participate in the performance counseling of associates
Complete all other duties as assigned
Demonstrated ability, in a sales and customer service, or management capacity, in assisting the Store Manager to operate and drive sales, preferably in a retail environment.
Minimum of 1 year retail management experience
Minimum of 1 year work experience at an apparel retailer
Work a scheduled minimum of 15 hours per week including weekends and holidays with the ability to increase hours based on business needs
Stand for up to 8 hours
Carry up to 40 pounds
Climb and balance on ladders
Bend at the waist
Lift up to 40 pounds
Kneel and squat on the ground
Reach above the shoulder frequently
External Company Name: rue21, Inc.
External Company URL: http://www.rue21.com/
Street: 2215 Memorial Drive
Website : http://www.rue21.com
Fashion plays an important role in the journey to self-discovery. Choose a style, make it your own. You’re an individual, and you need fresh, feel-good pieces that let you totally own it. That’s why we work to make the latest trends affordable and available to anyone. Our mission is to make fashion everyone’s playground. rue21 is the largest fast-fashion growth retailer in the nation. Headquartered just north of Pittsburgh, PA, we have over 1,100 stores in 48 states in shopping malls, outlets and strip centers. By working directly with the market, we can react instantly to produce new trends and must-have styles that don’t exist anywhere else. We’re young, fun and fresh. We’re energetic and playful. We believe in changing things up while staying true to yourself. And we’re passionate about giving you a voice and the right to express yourself the way you want. It’s why we never stand still. The freedom to be you is rue. Brands rue21 brands include rue21 etc! (girls’ shoes and accessories), rue+ (girls’ plus sizes), tarea (girls’ lingerie), ruebeauté! (girls’ fragrance and beauty), CARBON elements (guys’ shoes and accessories), rueGuy (guys’ expanded apparel selection) and ruebleu Swim (girls’ swimwear).