Litin’s Party value in Minneapolis has a full time department manager/merchandiser/buyer position available. You will manage the planning, buying, merchandising and maintaining of products within an assigned department or departments at our retail store. We are looking for a fun, energetic and creative person with merchandising experience to join our crew.
compensation: $20 + per hour, depending on experience
employment type: full-time
job title: Merchandising Department Manager
The Department Manager plays a key supporting role to the Store Manager and fills in as manager on duty in the absence of the store manager. This position is integral to the overall development and success of the business. Department Managers are immersed in all aspects of business operations, and they operate with a high degree of autonomy to make decisions that drive sales and service in an environment where safety is a value and team development is a priority.
You will be required to work both weekday and weekend shifts. Typical shifts are scheduled during our store hours 9am-7pm Monday-Friday, 9-6 on Saturday and 10-4 on Sundays.
*7 paid holidays per year
*Company paid time off (PTO)
*Generous employee discount
*Great work life balance
*Work with a small business in a non-corporate setting, where your creativity is encouraged and you will have direct influence over product mix.
*Planning, buying, merchandising and maintaining products, plan-o-grams, displays and fixtures throughout a department or departments
* Overall supervision of store and policy implementation
* Sales and inventory management
* Employee staffing, training, development and disciplinary actions
* Lead others and work effectively with store crews
*Accurately ring customer purchases/returns and count change back to customers according to established operating procedures
*Maintain and uphold merchandising philosophy and follow established merchandising procedures and standards
*Accurately process and prepare merchandise for the sales floor following company procedures and standards
*Initiate and participate in store recovery as needed throughout the day
*Maintain all organizational, cleanliness, and recovery standards for the sales floor and participate in the maintenance/cleanliness of the entire store
*A role in buying means working with several diverse vendors to choose the best product mix, both in-store and online.
*Balloon counter support
*General stocking, cleaning & light shipping/receiving work
*Retail experience preferred
*2+ years merchandising experience preferred
*Buying experience preferred
*Have a fun personality
*Have an above average work history and attendance record
Candidate must be physically able to do the following:
*Bending, squatting, twisting etc.
Email resumes to email@example.com. We will look at all resumes and call back those we are interested in interviewing. Thank you!
913 N Plymouth Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55411-4069, United States
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $20+ per hour, depending on experience