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Assistant Manager- Sandy Springs, GA

Peter Glenn Ski & Sports Vinings, GA
  • Posted: 20 days ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Medical, Life Insurance, 401k

Peter Glenn Ski & Sports is currently hiring an Assistant Manager for our Atlanta, GA location.

Customer service is the Peter Glenn hallmark. Our customers have come to expect that our staff will always be attentive, knowledgeable and enthusiastic and that the shopping experience here will be enjoyable, if not downright fun.

As an Assistant Manager in one of our retail stores you'll help cultivate this experience. You'll be responsible for overseeing sales, helping to train new staff, maintaining customer service standards, assisting with store merchandising and inventory control, and keeping general operations running smoothly. By ensuring that we offer a superior shopping experience you'll be helping people have a great time outdoors.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with training new staff
  • Coach new and existing staff to increase sales
  • Build loyal customer relationships by ensuring employees provide the highest level of service
  • Assist with merchandising and product placement to ensure maximum impact
  • Help monitor and maintain inventory accuracy
  • Assist with general operations such as cash management, sales floor coverage, breaks, etc.
  • Attend product training sessions and relay appropriate information to sales staff
  • Assist Store Manager with monitoring low-stock and out-of-stock items
  • Help customers find products that best fit their needs
  • Stay informed on latest gear and trends

Skills and Requirements:

We are looking for someone who enjoys customer interaction and has prior supervisory experience. Candidates should demonstrate a strong interest in and commitment to the ski/outdoor industry.

Applicants for the position of Assistant Manager should be:

  • Strong computer skills a must
  • Able to direct staff, take responsibility, and troubleshoot problems
  • Self-motivated and driven to improve
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced retail environment
  • Interested in expanding personal knowledge about products and outdoor sports
  • Experience (helpful) with ski, snowboard and outdoor sports equipment and clothing and have the ability to communicate that knowledge
  • Strong communicators with strong inter-personal skills
  • Experienced in a supervisory capacity
  • People-oriented, taking pride in helping customers make choices or resolve problems
  • Supportive members of a team
  • Fluent in English; the ability to speak a second language is a plus
  • Able to work weekends and evenings
  • Able to lift up to 25-50 lbs.

Education:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • College degree in business, retail management, or related field a plus

Benefits:

Benefits include a great team environment, competitive pay, paid vacation and sick time, paid holidays, health insurance, Group Term Life insurance, and 401K. Also, great discounts on top brands like Burton, Spyder, and The North Face.

Peter Glenn Ski & Sports

Why Work Here?

We sell outdoor adventure and that's what makes this job fun! Great benefits with opportunity for growth!

About us! Since 1958, Peter Glenn Ski & Sports has been at the forefront of a growing outdoor sports market helping outdoor enthusiasts conveniently find the gear they need in one location. As a ski coach Ned Hamilton noticed a high demand for ski equipment that was not being met by local shops and merchants. Ned, the proprietor of a men's clothing shop, stocked the basement of his store with ski clothing and equipment. Quickly he realized it was a success, with customers finally having a simple solution for all their gear needs. As this new department flourished, he opened his first shop named after his son, Peter Glenn Hamilton. Over 60 years and ten stores later, Peter Glenn Ski & Sports leads the market in outdoor adventure sports. From the latest HEAD Ski to quality hiking boots from The North Face, you'll find just what you're looking for. By carrying the best names in clothing, equipment and accessories, Peter Glenn continues to keep itself on the cutting edge. In addition to offering an extensive selection of top-of-the-line products, our success has also come by staffing all our stores with highly knowledgeable sales professionals. Our team is committed to helping you find the right gear to perform your best. In every department you can expect a friendly rep that has hands-on knowledge to help guide you in the right direction. Whether you’re a seasoned skier or snowboarder or a novice hitting the mountain for the first time, the Peter Glenn sales staff will offer you as much or as little assistance as you need. Today there are 10 Peter Glenn stores with locations in; Florida, Georgia and Virginia carrying equipment, accessories and clothing for a wide variety of outdoor sports such as skiing, snowboarding, water skiing, wakeboarding, in-line skating and adventure travel. Don’t have a store location near you? Peter Glenn has you covered with our website, that combines the technical information and advice you’ve come to expect from our staff, with the convenience of shopping from home to find the perfect gear for your next adventure!

Address

5600 Roswell Road #17 Atlanta, GA 30342
Vinings, GA
USA

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