Burlington Assistant Store Manager, Operations/Merchandising in Des Moines, Iowa
If you are interested in growing your retail store management career with one of the largest and fastest growing off-price retailers in the nation, join the Burlington Stores team as an Assistant Store Manager, Operations/Merchandising. Are you a proven leader with a strong drive to succeed? Do you have a passion for fashion and work well in a process-driven environment where organization and efficiency are critical to success? Are you an expert multitasker who would thrive in a high-energy retail environment where you need to prioritize quickly and think on your feet? If so, then this may be the right opportunity for you!
As an Assistant Store Manager, Operations/Merchandising, you’ll be a leader of the store team, managing critical day-to-day store operations including Back of House/Receiving/MTA and Markdowns, while also ensuring the sales floor for remains stocked, well-organized, and shoppable at all times. You’ll serve as a role model for store associates, setting the standard for providing excellent customer service and driving sales while coaching, training and developing your team. You’ll take charge of a variety of business operations to ensure the store is operating efficiently and successfully at all times, as well as managing floor moves, recovery, merchandise displays, and overall maintenance and organization of the sales floor and fitting rooms in order to achieve maximum results.
Day-to-day management of the store including but not limited to all merchandising activities, as well as scheduling, payroll compliance, coordination of recruitment activities, inventory management, oversight of facilities maintenance, and overall implementation of company policies and procedures.
Manage all Back of House operations (Receiving/MTA) and Markdowns.
Use sales reports to monitor store performance on a daily basis then provide feedback and recommendations to store manager and regional management team on opportunities for improvement based on comp shopping analysis, best-selling merchandise, stock levels, and customer requests.
Provide outstanding customer service and ensure store associates are delivering excellent customer service.
Manage Selling Floor, Recovery, Sizing, Fitting Rooms, and all individual departments including Ladies, Men, Youth, Sportswear, Shoes, Home, and Baby Depot.
Assist in management of all areas of store operations as needed.
Candidates must have 2+ years of Retail Management experience in a Big Box or Specialty environment and be able to work a flexible schedule; including early morning, nights, weekends and holidays as required. Candidates must also be able to lift and move boxes weighing up to 40 lbs. and should be comfortable utilizing computerized scheduling and reporting software.
…are excited to deliver great values to customers every day;
…take a sense of pride and ownership in helping drive positive results for a team;
…are committed to treating colleagues and customers with respect;
…believe in the power of diversity and inclusion;
…want to participate in initiatives that positively impact the world around you;
Come join our team. You’re going to like it here!
You will enjoy a competitive wage, flexible hours, and an associate discount. We are a rapidly growing brand, and provide a variety of training and development opportunities so our associates can grow with us. Our store teams work hard and have fun together! Burlington associates make a difference in the lives of customers, colleagues, and the communities where we live and work every day. Burlington Stores, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.
Posting Number 2018-93158
Location US-IA-Des Moines
Address 4094 Merle Hay Rd
Zip Code 50310
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Career Site Category Store Management
Position Category Store Management