Are you passionate about joining an organization with an 85% internal promotion rate and rapid company growth?
Are you self-motivated; enthusiastic and winning is your only option?
Are you a visionary, willing to learn and get a kick out of a new challenge?
If this sounds like you, build your career with the world's largest pool supply retailer today. This Assistant Manager opportunity is your next step to becoming a Store Manager.
The Store Manager in Training Program ("SMIT") is designed to infuse the organization with highly qualified college graduates and/or successful management individuals that have an interest in building a career in retail store management. You will be mentored by a tenured Store Manager with a proven track record of success. Your Mentor will guide you through your on- the- job training program, which is designed to be completed within 90 days.
You are an outgoing professional who has a drive to succeed. You possess leadership characteristics, are highly motivated, competitive and goal driven. You are a people person who exemplifies strong salesmanship skills and thrives in a fast paced environment.
You will learn overall expectations and procedures of store operations, sales plans, profit margins, payroll, and all controllable expenses. (P&L)
You will assist by conducting water analysis and mechanical repairs
You will aim to increase commercial and residential sales, customer count, etc.
You will provide excellent customer service through personal example and expectation
You will ensure that the team is following all safety protocols
You will assist in identifying new talent to join the team
You will strive to maintain a welcoming store environment
You will assist with merchandising and inventory control
You will have opening and closing store responsibilities that may include the delivery of daily bank deposits
You have a Bachelor's degree OR 3 yearsspecialty retail management, department management for a large retail chain or4 years military experience
You are a minimum 21 years of age
You have excellent communication skills and are proficient withcomputers
You have the ability to lift 50 lbs.
Bilingual in English/Spanish a plus
Must have ability to relocate after training period to assume astore management role
OurRetail Teamconsists of talented pool professionals and sales associates that strive toprovide expert assistance to our customers in maintaining and improving theirpools and spas. We are the most reliable and trusted in the industry. Many ofour team members began their careers in entry level roles and have advanced tohigh level management positions.
Since 1963, we have aimedto deliver quality products through superior customer service. As a steadilygrowing organization, with a presence in 35 states, we recognize that the mostcritical component to our continued success is our people. And as such, thereis nothing we value more than the development and growth of our team. Ourinternal promotion and advancement structure is unsurpassed: the vast majorityof all open management positions are filled from talent within our company.
Company Mission Statement; We arecommitted to being the world-class authority in pool and spa care, supported byour dedication to offer the best value across all channels and the highestquality of customer service, delivered through knowledge, integrity andfriendliness.
Leslie's Core Tenants; Passion for
Sales Growth, Superior Customer Service, Operational Excellence, A Great Placeto Work, Value-Centricand Continuous Improvement.
We offer our employees competitive compensation, extensivepaid training, comprehensive and flexible suite of benefits package, 401K withcompany match, team member discounts, rewards for top performers, and mostimportantly career advancement opportunities.
Leslie's is committed to infusing diversity into the workplace and providing opportunity to our military veteransand their families. Having a diverse and experienced team fuels innovation andcreativity. We promote an expansive environment that supports differingperspectives, thoughts, ideas, cultures, and ways of life. Leslie's is an equalopportunity employer.
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Leslie's Pool Supplies