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Retail Store Manager - Hiring Event Dec 12

Fortunoff Backyard Store
Stamford, CT
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description


Join us for a 1 day job fair at our Stamford Showroom starting at 1pm to 6pm on Monday, December 12th. Please submit your resume for immediate consideration! Walk-in's are welcome!

Address: 2300 Summer St. Stamford, Connecticut

Live your best Life with FBYS, Fortunoff Backyard Store.

ABOUT US: Fortunoff Backyard Store has a passion for people and our commitment to our employees allow us to offer an environment that is conducive to both professional and personal success. We are a highly successful organization as a result of our commitment to hire and retain highly energetic and motivated sales leaders who perform. Our company is seeking an energetic, goal-driven Store Manager who appreciate working in a fun, friendly, and dynamic furniture retail environment!

Fortunoff Backyard Store is 100 years old, and we look better than ever! The Fortunoff Backyard Store has a world-class company culture that you can experience with us! Our compensation and benefits are exemplary, as well as our outlook on work-life balance. Additionally, we are strong and continue to grow. Fortunoff Backyard Store is the largest outdoor furniture specialty furniture retailer in the United States!

  • Our company pays our store managers a solid guaranteed salary throughout the entire year - paid to you every two weeks!
  • Our company pays our store managers a percentage of the stores sales - paid to you every two weeks!
  • Our company pays our store managers incentives - paid to you every two weeks!
  • Our company pays our store managers quarterly bonuses
  • And so much more ...

The Store Manager is responsible and accountable for directing all store-level activities for store employees to include but not limited to store physical inventory, visual merchandising, incoming truck deliveries, timekeeping, schedules, store cash control, and sales management.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • Interviews hires, and trains all store associates in regard to sales, systems, and company processes.
  • Assigns tasks and projects to staff to ensure that deadlines are met safely and accurately.
  • Oversees the store’s staff schedules and reviews and approves time off requests in a timely manner.
  • Evaluates the performance of all store employees on a regular basis by performing ad-hoc and scheduled coaching.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensures store staff is greeting and providing customers with a high level of customer service
  • Oversees the store’s visual merchandising, and upholds the company standard.
  • Regularly monitors store revenue and customer traffic to ensure the appropriate staffing levels.
  • Effectively addresses internal store personnel conflicts and interactions and partners with the Director of Store Operations and or Human Resources as needed.
  • Owns and delivers appropriate communication to store-level employees on behalf of the company.
  • Regularly partners with the Director of Store Operation on appropriate customer escalations, store standards, customer relations issues, warranties, “ready to deliver”, etc.
  • Responsible for attending and facilitating regularly scheduled training and or company meetings as directed.
  • Ensures orderly storage of incoming floors samples and other inventory
  • Works to organically build and maintain store sales month-over-month and year-over-year.
  • Partners with respective department leaders such as distribution and customer service to ensure the timely delivery of customer orders.
  • Manages written sales tickets, sales conversions, and other Key Performance Indicators (KPI).
  • Responsible for the accurate tracking, and documentation of inventory from multiple points of origin and distribution.
  • Embodies, and manages according to the Company’s mission, vision, and core values
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $60,000.00 - $75,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Evening shift

Weekly day range:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Work Location: One location



Fortunoff Backyard Store


2300 Summer St.

Stamford, CT