Jarden Corporation Retail Restock Assistant Manager 2nd shift - Yankee Candle in South Deerfield, Massachusetts

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The 2nd shift Retail Restock Assistant Manager is responsible for assisting in the management and leadership of the Yankee Candle Flagship Store within a specialized functional area. This position is responsible for overseeing and driving sales performance by acting as a sales leader on the sales floor. Maintains service and operational standards through the management of specialized functional areas. The successful candidate will have strong motivational, interpersonal and communication skills.


  • Supervises, coaches, counsels and trains staff on ASAP sales program.

  • Provides superior customer service. Ensures safety and security for guests and staff.

  • Responsible for meeting or exceeding divisional and/or store sales and profitability goals.

  • Maintains store facilities.

  • Acts as a manager on duty on a regular basis.

  • Responsible for operating/closing duties.

  • Guest complaint resolution, leading and directing staff and ensuring smooth operations within the facility.

  • Recruits, staffs, coaches and develop store employees as a part of our succession plan. Ensures adequate staffing.

  • May prepare cash reports and merchandise orders & returns.

  • Assists with the replenishment and merchandising of the store.

  • Other similar duties pertaining to the management of retail store.

Key Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent plus 3-5 years related experience.

  • Supervisory/management experience in a retail environment.

  • Proven track record of meeting and/or exceeding sales and service goals.

  • Ability to effectively lead/direct, coach and train employees.

  • Demonstrated motivational, inspirational and team building leadership skills.

  • Strong communication, interpersonal, diplomacy and related skills.

  • Flexibility in work schedule.

  • Ability to exert physical efforts to move weights up to 40 lbs on an occasional basis.

  • No sensitivity to fragrance.

  • Support store replenishment through weekly orders, Restock and Inventory Management.

  • Understanding and teaching/training of Visual components in building & maintaining displays.

  • Proficient with MS Excel, MS Word, Order entry systems and inventory tracking systems

  • Orient, train, assign and check work of subordinates as to policy and procedures, methods and practices, standards of performance, safety and other matters affecting their work.

  • Oversee and maintain a professional floor care program within the store and other related areas including employee break areas


Equal Employment Opportunity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


COMPANY: The Yankee Candle Company, Inc

Requisition Id: 110871

Location: MA - South Deerfield