Assistant Store Manager - Retail Garden Center


Northern Chicago, IL
United States

Industry
Horticulture
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
No
Pay
From $60,000 To $67,500
Per Year    
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

OUTSTANDING OPPORTUNITY TO JOIN THE TEAM! LONG TERM CAREER OPPORTUNITIES AWAIT WITH THIS FAMILY OWNED HOME AND GARDEN CENTER IN THE NORTHERN SUBURBS OF CHICAGO. 
 
In this role you will support the Store Manager and be an integral part of the management team. 
 
You'll manage the Floor and the daily operations that make this retail garden center what it is know for today; outstanding people and outstanding customers. 
 
A few key responsibilities include: 
 
1. Driving sales and mentoring others to do so as well. 
 
2. Use your horticulture knowledge and operations knowledge to manage the "floor." 

 

3. Open and close the store.
 

4.  Assume store manager responsibilities on the Store Manager’s days off.

 

5. Oversee and manage inventory and merchandising.

 

6. Assist buyers with ordering and product inventory.


Job Requirements
To be successful in this role, please have the following:


* 5+ years of Retail management experience with revenues of $1M+.

* Plant knowledge or horticulture experience, or the willingness to learn. .

* Proven ability to mentor and coach; teaching others to rise to service excellence. .

* Operations and Sales experience.

*Natural ability to be a decision maker.



In exchange for your experience, this awesome company offers:

1. Great base salary at $60k+

2. Health Insurance

3. 401(k)

4. Vacation

5. Sick Pay

6. Amazing co-workers and management staff.

7. True appreciation for a job well done!

8. Career advancement opportunities.


**HireHorticulture.com is recruiting for this role; please contact Suzanne@HireHorticulture.com for more info or to apply today!
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