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Assistant Store Manager

Company: Goodwill Industries of WNY
Location: Buffalo
Posted on: January 25, 2023

Job Description:

Are you looking to channel your energy into a mission much bigger than the bottom line? As an Assistant Store Manager with Goodwill of Western New York, your work will directly impact your local community and the individuals we serve.THE COMPANYEmploying over 200 Western New Yorkers, Goodwill of Western New York works to enhance the dignity and quality of life of individuals and families by helping them overcome barriers and reach their full potential through learning and the power of work. Through Retail Store operations, Workforce Development Programs and Contracted Services, Goodwill of Western New York pursues the vision of every person having the opportunity to achieve their fullest potential and participate in and contribute to all aspects of life.Why work for Goodwill? Because our purpose is more than accepting donations and selling gently used clothing. Our mission is dedicated to helping people in our local community prepare for, find, and keep good jobs. Our retail stores contribute to our mission by helping fund our Workforce Development Programs. Come make a difference and work for an organization that is dedicated to improving the lives of others in our community!THE POSITIONAre you looking for an opportunity to work for a company that makes a difference in our community? Is it important for you to work for a company that considers the needs of our current and future generations by improving our environment through sustainability and recycling? Do you have a keen eye for fashion trends, antiques or collector's items? Do you have a passion for leading others? Then this position may be perfect for you!We are looking for an Assistant Store Manager to join our team! Our Assistant Store Manager assists our Store Manager in ensuring efficient daily operations in all areas of our retail store.This position's key responsibilities include:--- Assists Store Manager with efforts to reach profit, performance, and customer service goals.--- Meets all retail performance standards including operating loss control and ensures compliance with all policies and procedures.--- Assists in managing staff including overseeing their schedules and performance.--- Trains Store Associates as necessary.--- Oversees retail operations, especially customer service, to ensure excellence.--- Prepare branch reports at the direction of the Store Manager.--- Participates in periodic staff meetings.--- Oversees all retail operations when Store Manager is absent.--- Performs other duties as assigned.EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE--- High School Diploma or GED--- A minimum of one (1) year of retail experience is highly preferred.KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES--- Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.--- Outstanding leadership and communication skills.--- Ability to remain composed under pressure.--- A passion for serving others and making a difference in our community.THE PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS--- Able to lift fifty (50) pounds on an occasional to frequent basis.--- Able to spend 100% of work time standing or walking.--- Must be able to bend, climb, carry, walk, reach and/or lift up to fifty (50) pounds on a frequent basis with or without an accommodation.Goodwill of WNY is an equal opportunity employer and employs individuals regardless of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military status, sexual orientation, victims of domestic violence, protected veteran's status, gender identity, genetic information, genetic predisposition or carrier status or other protected class status pursuant to applicable law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and procedures relating to recruitment and hiring, compensation, benefits, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment. This includes compensation based upon external and internal job worth in order to provide fair and competitive wages to associates.

Keywords: Goodwill Industries of WNY, Buffalo , Assistant Store Manager, Hospitality & Tourism , Buffalo, New York

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