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Store Manager

Guitar Center New York, NY
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: vision, 401k, dental, life_insurance, medical
Job Description

The Guitar Center Company embodies the world of creativity and music by encouraging our teammates to find their own individual sound. Our missing is to develop and nurture lifelong musicians and make a difference in the world by enabling musicians and non-musicians alike to experience the almost indescribable happiness that comes from playing an instrument. We believe in putting our customers first, engaging with respect and integrity and fulfilling our mission with passion.

The Guitar Center Company operates through several business divisions. Guitar Center is the world’s largest retailer of guitars, amplifiers, drums, keyboards, recording, live sound, DJ, and lighting equipment, with more than 290 stores across the United States. 2014 marked the milestone 50th anniversary of the Guitar Center Company as the organization continues to help people make music from coast to coast.

The Musician’s Friend business offers online sales of a broad selection of music products under the Musician’s Friend and Music 123 brand names. The Music & Arts division operates more than 220 stores specializing in band & orchestral instruments for sale and rental, serving teachers, band directors, college professors, and students since 1952. AVDG and GCPro headline the enterprise audio-visual integration business, delivering a best-in-class commercial and residential customer experience.

We are looking for a strategic and operational master to lead our San Jose store as Store Manager. The Store Manager will manage all aspects of the retail business, providing leadership and vision to all managers and associates to ensure that desired results are achieved.

RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES

  • Achieve revenue and EBITDA targets while managing P&L
  • Recruit, train, supervise, and appraise managers and associates
  • Ensure the proper staffing and coverage is in place through correct scheduling to forecasted sales
  • Building strategies to maintain positive Customer Satisfaction scores
  • Maintain company and store merchandising standards, overseeing efforts to consistently present an organized, clean, and fun in-store experience. This includes ensuring that merchandise is properly displayed, demo-ready and in accordance with planogram setup guidelines.
  • Oversee price updates, ensuring they are effectively administered
  • Oversee management of merchandise and inventory
  • Manage and coach the performance of direct reports to expected levels, developing their skills and capabilities to ensure goals are met
  • Additional duties as assigned.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS & SPECIAL ATTRIBUTES

  • Bachelor's Degree (or 4 years of equivalent work experience)
  • 4 years of relevant work experience (in addition to degree or years of previous experience)
  • 3 years of experience leading teams
  • Intermediate proficiency with the Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Advanced understanding of Guitar Center retail systems and processes is a plus but not a requirement
  • Skilled knowledge of Musical Instruments sold within Guitar Center (Guitars, Drums, Tech, etc.)

Guitar Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides fair and equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected status prohibited under Federal, State, or local laws. All employment decisions are based on valid job‐related requirements.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran and are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our website, you may request a reasonable accommodation to express interest in a specific opening. You can request reasonable accommodation by sending an email to recruiting@guitarcenter.com.

Company Description
Guitar Center embodies the world of creativity and music by inspiring our teammates to find their own individual sound. We strive to create lifelong musicians and make a difference in the world by enabling musicians and non-musicians alike to experience the almost indescribable joy that comes from playing an instrument. We strongly believe in putting our customers first, engaging with respect as well as integrity, and fulfilling our mission with passion.
Are you a talented Repairs Specialist with a validated expertise in repair processes and procedures? Do you have a passion for music? Do you believe in the power of music to bring people together? If you do, and you want to be a key player in an organization whose purpose is to fill the world with more music and to develop generations of new musicians then we have a position where you can find your sound.
Job Title: Specialist, Repairs and Rentals
Why roll with us?
A career at Guitar Center allows you to become part of the world's largest multichannel musical instrument retailer. Whether at our Stores, Contact Centers, Distribution Centers, or Support Center, all Guitar Center associates share a common goal: to help people find their sound.
Love this gig and want to apply?
Simply send in your resume and cover letter along with salary expectations. We want to hear your sound!

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Guitar Center embodies the world of creativity and music by inspiring our teammates to find their own individual sound. We strive to create lifelong musicians and make a difference in the world by enabling musicians and non-musicians alike to experience the almost indescribable joy that comes from playing an instrument. We strongly believe in putting our customers first, engaging with respect as well as integrity, and fulfilling our mission with passion. Are you a talented Repairs Specialist with a validated expertise in repair processes and procedures? Do you have a passion for music? Do you believe in the power of music to bring people together? If you do, and you want to be a key player in an organization whose purpose is to fill the world with more music and to develop generations of new musicians then we have a position where you can find your sound. Job Title: Specialist, Repairs and Rentals Why roll with us? A career at Guitar Center allows you to become part of the world's largest multichannel musical instrument retailer. Whether at our Stores, Contact Centers, Distribution Centers, or Support Center, all Guitar Center associates share a common goal: to help people find their sound. Love this gig and want to apply? Simply send in your resume and cover letter along with salary expectations. We want to hear your sound!

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