Assistant Manager

Lululemon Athletica Inc White Plains , NY 10601

Posted 2 months ago

Reference #: 008360

Location: White Plains , New York , United States

Job Family Group: Store Operations

THE MISSION OF AN ASSISTANT MANAGER (the Role):

Working closely as part of a team and with direction from the Store Manager, the Assistant Manager is responsible for certain aspects of the '20-80 Management System', as delegated by the Store Manager, so that the store consistently produces a "Wow! It's You!" guest experience. When the Store Manager is absent, the Assistant Manager is accountable for all store operation functions.

ASSISTANT MANAGER MUST HAVE'S (the Knowledge, Skills and Qualifications):

  • Passion, knowledge and involvement in yoga, and/or other fitness, health or sports activities required. We expect you as a leader to be enrolled in participating in weekly fitness activities in and out of the store with the store team

  • Passionate for the lululemon athletica retail floor and product movement Guest Experience

  • Strong sense of personal style and athletically minded

  • Extraordinary proven leadership capabilities Entrepreneurship an Ability to make decisions and take calculated risks

  • Ability to inspire a team Leaders create a future that wouldn't have existed otherwise

  • Take full responsibility and accountability for their lives and results Live a life they love

  • Integrity Do what they say they will do, by when they say they will do it

  • Open to giving & receiving feedback they feel there is always more to learn and have a willingness to admit mistakes

  • Excellent team player always in the game right along with their people

  • Ability to manage projects and delegate by putting people on the right seat of the bus

  • Excellent decision making and problem resolution skills

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a changing environment

  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills

  • Extraordinary guest experience, organizational and time management skills

  • One year of exceptional performance educating on the retail floor preferred

  • Completion of some post-secondary education will be considered an asset

  • Working knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel and Outlook)

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF AN ASSISTANT MANAGER (the Tasks):

  • Passionately leads and educates on the retail floor

  • Takes a stand as an advocate for lululemon athletica's values

  • Oversees the execution of certain deliverables on the Manager '80/20 Checklist', as delegated by the Store Manager. For example, Inventory, Product or Community Education

  • Present on the retail floor, as floor manager and Educator, for 75% of their working hours per week

  • Represents her/his store at all required meetings and conferences, under the direction of the Store Manager

  • Performs/completes other additional project, duties, and assignments as required and/or by request, under the direction of the Store Manager

  • Educates guests on our product, community and culture

  • Acts as a coach to Educators & Key Leaders and plays a hands-on roll in their development

  • Unpack boxes for inventory as required. Boxes can weigh 10 - 30 lbs

  • Under the direction of the Store Manager or Regional Manager, performs/completes other additional project, duties, and assignments as required and/or by request

AN ASSISTANT MANAGER'S WORKING DAY (the Hours):

The Assistant Manager works a 30-40 hour workweek (5 days) consisting of 75% of those hours per week managing/educating on the retail floor. We expect all full-time employees to be available to open and close, at a minimum, twice per week. Everyone must work one weekend day (Saturday/Sunday)

SELF DEVELOPMENT/LEARNING (the Growth):

The Assistant Manager is fully enrolled and is an advocate for the culture of lululemon and the tools available for personal growth and development.


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