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Assistant Store Manager

Chesterfield, MO
  • Posted: 27 days ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: life insurance, medical, vision, 401k, dental,
Job Description


HIRING FOR: Assistant Store Manager / ASM / Department Manager / Manager / Full-time Manager / FT Manager / Full Time Manager / Assistant Manager / Assistant Store Manager Retail / Assistant Manager Retail / MOD / Manager on Duty


Role Summary:

The Assistant Store Manager assists in the management of the retail facility. The Assistant Store Manager should know the necessary aspects of store operation and act as the Store Manager in his/her absence, on a short-time basis.


  • Support the “Cavender’s Culture” and drive our Mission, Vision, and Values
  • Serve as a strategic partner and key support resource to the company
  • Assist in the management of the retail store and the supervision of store associates
  • Know necessary aspects of store operation and act as the Store Manager in his/her absence
  • Assist in the day-to-day operation of the store
  • Assist in the training of new store associates
  • Assist in the preparation of store reports
  • Maintain an awareness of safety/security issues and report any accidents or incidents occurring during the Store Manager’s absence to the Store Manager promptly
  • Understand and implement company policies and procedures
  • Assist in the effort to increase sales, maintain profit structure and reduce controllable expenses
  • Open and close store as directed
  • Assist in performing daily check-ups and making bank deposits
  • Assist in the maintenance of interior/exterior store image and appearance (including staff appearance)
  • Maintain active role in personal selling
  • Assist in the maintenance of all records and files
  • Review and correct timecard exceptions and missed punches, and approve payroll
  • Assist in the practice of shrinkage control through preventative measures and through legal prosecution (when possible) upon catching anyone stealing from the company
  • Assist in resolution of personnel/customer problems and complaints
  • Assist in all other duties considered usual and customary in the retail apparel/footwear industry
  • Assist store manager in all other miscellaneous duties as assigned by supervisors or home office
  • Understand all reports generated by the home office and coach all associates the actions needed to ensure compliance to goals (i.e. ADS / UPT’s / Payroll / Refunds / Turnover)

Knowledge, Requirements, and Skills

  • Ability to comprehend basic instructions
  • Ability to interpret documents
  • Ability to apply abstract principles to a wide range of complex tasks
  • Ability to understand the meanings of words and effectively respond
  • Ability to analyze information and write reports
  • Associate must be able to read English.
  • Associate must be able to understand English
  • Associate must be able to stay alert during work hours assigned


Cavender’s is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, military status, national origin, sex, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, pregnancy, disability, genetic information, or any other personal characteristic protected under federal, state, or local law.

Cavender’s will provide reasonable accommodations for persons with a disability upon request. If you have a disability and need assistance completing the application, please call Customer Service at (844) 283 – 8423 or visit your nearest Cavender’s store.

Company Description
At Cavender’s, we consider everyone family. Whether you shop with us or work with us, we strive to make sure you feel like you are part of our Cavender’s family. James R. Cavender founded our company over 50 years ago with a vision to provide the best value, selection, and service in the western wear business. Today, guided by that vision, Cavender’s has grown to over 80 stores in 11 states including a thriving e-commerce business and no plans to stop. Our past is full of iconic moments, but the road ahead is even more exciting! We're looking for people with a passion for the western lifestyle to help Cavender’s continue to grow as America’s premier western and work-wear retailer.



18451 Convenience Way

Chesterfield, MO



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