GNC Retail Assistant Store Manager in Chicago, Illinois
As the Assistant Store Manager you are responsible to collaborate with the Store Manager in delivering excellent operations management. The ability and willingness to continually develop product knowledge and gain a greater understanding of the day-to-day store operations, customer service, and merchandising is essential. The position requires strong leadership skills and the ability to motivate and supervise associates. The Assistant Manager should have the capability to understand the GNC brand, and help customersLive Well.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Benefits (full-time position):
Medical, dental, vision and insurance benefits
Competitive rate of pay
Paid Time Off
Short-term disability benefits
Employee assistance program
Strong team building, leadership, and managerial skills.
Opening, closing and operating the retail facility. Including but not limited to cash handling, inventory count and deposits according to GNC procedures.
Ensure full understanding of all store communications including product information, current advertising, promotions and other marketing initiatives.
Ability to multi-task and coordinate, analyze, observe, make decisions, and meet deadlines in a detail-oriented manner
Learn new product features, advantages and benefits.
Assist in the development of associates' product knowledge.
Achieve and exceed the personal sales and productivity goals.
Support the store manager in ordering merchandise and supplies to maintain appropriate inventory levels to maximize sales.
Verify the delivery of all merchandise to the store.
Work with store manager and partner with Loss Prevention to ensure adherence to GNCs policies and procedures.
Provides exceptional customer service to individuals visiting the store including greeting customers, gaining customer confidence by making their experience comfortable and assessing their needs.
Maintaining store appearance.
Ability to work a flexible schedule (i.e. Holidays, weekends)
Display a strong understanding and commitment of GNC's Vision and Values
Must be at least 18 years of age
High school diploma or GED preferred
Basic math skills
Strong communication and team building skills
Demonstrates strong product knowledge
Passion toLive Well
Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action / Protected Veterans / Disabled Individuals Employer