Gym + Coffee – Assistant Store Manager

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Assistant Store Manager -Mahon Point

Department – Retail Operations – Ireland

Employment Type – Full-Time

Minimum Experience-  Experienced

Compensation- Dependent on Experience

WE MAKE WORLD CLASS HOODIES FOR THE WORLD’S MOST CONNECTED COMMUNITY. We’re here to Make Life Richer, and that starts with our team.

Gym+Coffee kicked off in 2017 with three lads and one big idea: to spark a community of people committed to doing awesome things, with an incredible crew in unbelievable hoodies. Why hoodies? Because there’s nothing you can’t do in them.

Everything centres on Community at G+C. No lip service, no retrofitting, no marketing ploy. That’s where it started, that’s where it’s going and that’s why it’ll never end. We partner locally + globally. We support grassroots groups and we absolutely punch above our partnership weight. We look after our team members and we nurture and (aggressively) protect an inclusive, optimistic, relentless + super sound culture.

Our community is centred on people and people need this planet. So, sustainable care + action is at our core too. We’re certified carbon neutral and we’re taking care to care intensely. And consistently.

Forget about age, gender, ethnicity, geography. Think about value, attitude, passion, energy. The thing that defines and connects us at G+C is our SPARK. Make Life Richer is our rallying cry and we jump into that everyday, with both feet, sometimes head first.

Are you ready to join a crew of hustlers, do-ers, strivers, and early-risers? Check out the role below and join in on the Make Life Richer mission.

The Role 

The main role of our Assistant Store Manager is to support the Store Manager/  Team to create a unique brand experience in our stores in line with Gym + Coffee core values. This is a super important role in our company and we rely on our management and teams to authentically share our culture and brand and to inspire! Our goal is to create fun and excitement for our product and brand with our customers so that everyone leaves our stores feeling part of our community!

Your main objective will be to maximise sales & profitability within the store through excellent customer service and visual merchandising standards, while creating a unique brand experience in line with Gym+Coffee values. Oversee the effective management of the store and team, directly supporting the Store Manager and Retail Director. Your responsibilities:

  • Have strong awareness of your store as a business, and clearly demonstrate your knowledge in regards to its performance
  • Support the Store Manager/ Retail Director to recruit, retain and onboard high calibre employees that reflect the Gym + Coffee brand and promote excellent customer service
  • Support the Store Manager to identify & address any training and development/performance issues within the team
  • Fully understand the expectations of your role and accept general accountability for your responsibilities in store
  • Support and drive the business strategy through strong teamwork, both with immediate colleagues and in other areas of the business
  • Empower your team to demonstrate initiative, effective problem solving and to actively seek opportunities for development
  • Support the Store Manager/ Retail Director to ensure store operations are in line with brand expectations and company practice
  • Promote and deliver excellence in visual standards in-line with company guidelines and expectations
  • Support the Store Manager to effectively and accurately execute all VM floor updates, promotions and product launches in line with company guidelines, ensuring deadlines are met
  • Comply with company policies regarding receipt of deliveries ensuring they are dealt with within in a timely manner, minimising any stock loss impact on the store/business
  • Protect stock and other company assets through promoting awareness of loss prevention within the team and through store compliance with security procedures
  • Support the Store Manager to ensure all store banking and administration is reconciled each day in line with company procedures
  • Ensure the store is a safe working environment by adhering to company H&S guidelines reporting and following up maintenance issues promptly

The Requirements

  • To be Passionate, Friendly and Authentic!
  • Have a strong sense of personal style and be athletically minded.
  • Be an excellent team player and have the ability to work independently.
  • To be responsible and dependable.
  • Be proactive and solution-oriented.
  • Have excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent people interaction, organisational and time management skills.
  • The ability and willingness to accept and provide feedback!
  • Strong problem solving and decision-making skills.
  • Be willing to generally help out, this is a startup so from time to time everyone just needs to muck in!
  • A desire to Make Life Richer!

Posted April 30th 2024

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