ASSISTANT STORE MANAGER
HTNK is looking for an Assistant Store Manager for an American heritage brand's soon to be opened store in Amsterdam!
Our client is an authentic American functional lifestyle brand, committed to delivering high quality, beautifully designed men’s apparel. Based in Amsterdam, a small but growing team of dedicated and experienced people are building the success and expansion of the brand. Adopting a digital heartbeat, it is their ambition to follow the most modern working methods and embrace customer-centricity in everything they do.
For their soon to be opened store, they are looking for an energetic Assistant Store Manager. As an Assistant Store Manager you will be supporting the Store Manager in providing the best possible customer experience and ensure everything - from inventory to presentation - is in place to guarantee that experience. This is a role where ‘entrepreneurship’, ‘ownership’ and ‘hospitality’ are at the forefront of all you do. You will build relationships with the local community and make sure everyone feels welcome; inspiring your team and exciting customers.
Tasks and responsibilities
Ultimate client experience: Together with your team, you always strive to exceed client expectations. Offering excellent service in an informal atmosphere is crucial. You lead by example with a pro-active approach and service-minded. ‘Hospitality’ is always at the forefront of what you do.
P&L driven: You are co-responsible for the realisation and surpassing of P&L sales targets and monitoring the operational costs. Based on the determined KPI’s, adjustments will be made (timely). On a daily basis, administrative tasks are to be handled with precision, on time and according to the agreed on process.
Team builder: Together with the Store Manager, you are responsible for the recruitment of new personnel. Inspiring leadership qualities further develop the team’s skills and training will ensure that the team performance is continuously improving.
Connector: Capable of building and retaining close relations with other stores and teams of the organisation (product / design / marketing), you do so to exchange thoughts and ideas. You are also involved in putting together the assortment and planning.
Look and Feel: Together with the Visual Merchandising team, you make sure the store looks its absolute best at all times.
- Affinity with American heritage brands and ‘hospitality’
- Initiator, energiser and a true brand ambassador
- Dutch and English in speech and writing
- Management experience and good analytical skills
- Strong leadership skills, a flexible attitude
- Good marketing and PR-skills
- Living nearby Amsterdam
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