General Manager

Aaron's, Inc Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 4 months ago

Job Details

Job ID PR1002F Date posted May. 15, 2019 Address 8013 S Cicero Ave, CHICAGO, Illinois 60652

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Aaron's has a long legacy as an industry leader, with continued growth regardless of the economy. In business since 1955, our stores are built on a foundation of excellence, customer focus, quality products and services.

Personally and professionally, we hold ourselves to high standards and an unwavering commitment to do what's right; treating every individual with respect, compassion and integrity. We are highly invested in the communities we serve through our community outreach programs, donating time, products and services locally and nationally. As a potential Aaron's Associate, you'll share our purpose and passion for making a real difference in the lives of others and the rewards that come from creating strong personal connections for life.

You'll be a contributing team member in an environment that embraces challenge and has a strong drive to achieve. We like to set the bar high, roll up our sleeves and work together to out-perform the competition. You'll have an opportunity to work in an environment which prides itself on recognizing and rewarding top performers.

At Aaron's, the difference is personal. A handshake, a smile, a warm welcome brings our customers one step closer to achieving their dream of ownership.

As a General Manager, you will be responsible for driving and managing the overall P&L of the store. General Manager candidates must be successful in various facets of store management including: asset management, customer growth and maintenance, revenue production, associate development and inventory control. Strong leadership skills combined with the ability to motivate and lead store associates are critical to success as an Aaron's Store General Manager.

Aaron's offers a supportive environment including ongoing training, professional development and an annual National Manager Meetings for our General Managers, as well as, competitive bonus opportunities. Come see why the difference is personal at Aaron's, connect with us today!

Job Duties

Store Operations

Manage the store to achieve planned growth and profit goals

Accurately report financial measures and transactions

Manage inventory supply to ensure adequate availability of merchandise at all times

Ensure that Quality Control Calls are completed on all new lease agreements within 1 business day of delivery

Ensure the protection of store assets and reconcile inventories weekly

Ensure that all company vehicles are maintained within safe operating standards

Ensure accurate and timely bank deposits

Ensure all returned merchandise is certified, reclassified and priced.

Manage Associates

Recruit, hire, train and develop the best team of associates for your store to ensure efficient and successful operations

Schedule associate coverage to ensure published hours of store operations are met

Customer Care and Service

Close all lease agreements with a mind towards customer service, establishing a long-term relationship, and safeguarding company assets

Personal responsibility for management of all renewal activity

Personally authorize all returns with a focus on customer relationship and ownership

Ensure execution of all customer service programs, company guidelines and policies

Job Requirements

Proven demonstration of strong leadership, communication and interpersonal skills

High level of energy

Maintain professional appearance

A history of demonstrated selling skills

Effective organizational skills

Proven managerial skills

Safe driving Skills and the ability to legally operate the Company Truck

As a General Manager at Aaron's, you will have access to a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

Paid time off including vacation days, sick days and holidays

Bonus & commission opportunities

Ongoing training and development

Medical, dental & vision insurance
401(k) plan

Life insurance

Disability benefits

Employee Purchase Discounts

Stock Purchase Plan

All General Managers must have a satisfactory MVR (driving record), D.O.T. physical/certification in states that require it, a valid Driver's License and comply with the Aaron's Driver Qualification Policy.

Aaron's is an Equal Opportunity Employment Opportunity

This requisition is not an actual job vacancy. This requisition serves to establish a pipeline of interested candidates for current or future opportunities at Aaron's.



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