Store Manager

Employer
Pet Pantry
Location
Norwalk
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 17, 2018
Closes
Feb 19, 2018
Role
Retail
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

We are currently looking to fill the position of Lead Store Manager in our upcoming Fairfield CT location. Our tentative opening date will be in April/May 2018. Training will take place in existing locations in CT and Westchester, NY.

Applicants must have extensive previous head retail management experience, with references. Experience with pets and the pet industry is preferred but not required. An extensive background in overall retail management, customer service, staff management and training, and inventory control is required, as well as proficiently in POS software and Microsoft Office programs. Leadership and communication skills are a must!

Other Requirements/Details (including but not limited to):

-Full time hourly pay,40-50 hours/week, 5-6 days/week (must include weekend days) with flexible schedule.

-Key Holder-responsible for opening and closing store

-Cash Reconciliations-counting and dropping deposits, change runs

- Receiving/Inventory maintenance

-Proficiency and familiarity in use of Microsoft Excel, Word, and Access as well as Google Docs.

-Staff hiring, management, training, and development

-Merchandising

-Floor Sales and Customer Service

-Event Planning and operation

-Able to lift up to 50#

-Facilities maintenance

Company Description Pet Pantry Warehouse is a family owned and run company in search of new team members for our stores. Our company prides itself in providing the absolute best service and products for all types of pets from dogs and cats, to fish, birds, reptiles, and small mammals. We specialize in natural, holistic, USA sourced brands. Our staff is comprehensively trained to help our customers provide the absolute highest quality care for their animals. We strive to maintain close relationships with our shoppers and our community, and cater to those who treat their pets as part of the family!

Pet Pantry Warehouse is a growing company, operating 6 locations in Connecticut (Riverside, Wilton, and New Canaan, CT), and New York (Rye, Larchmont, and Scarsdale, NY). Our 7th location in Fairfield CT will be opening in April/May 2018.