Cost Plus World Market Is Hiring A FULL TIME ASSISTANT MANAGER: Operations/Freight Flow - Houston, TX
For over 50 years, Cost Plus World Market (also known simply as “World Market”) has collaborated with international artisans to provide customers with the most “Unique, Authentic and Always Affordable” global treasures. With 270+ stores in over 30 states and a thriving eCommerce website, we offer an incredible and ever-changing variety of seasonal products, eclectic décor, unique gifts and entertaining essentials that includes an assortment of curated foods and wine (in select markets). Our products each have their own unique story. If you have a great success story and passion for service, entertaining, and home décor, come join us and become part of OUR story.
The Assistant Manager is a non-exempt position. The Assistant Manager will work in partnership with the Store Manager, model and drive a customer first selling culture. Provide leadership to achieve or exceed sales and profitability goals. Consistently exemplify, maintain, and foster the culture and values of World Market. Drive a service and selling culture through effective leadership routines and engagement behaviors.
Maintain a branded store experience through consistent visual execution, standards and recovery. Hire, develop and retain a high performance team through coaching, training and recognition. in the daily operations of the store. The Supervisor’s primary responsibilities include executing the daily priorities as established by the General Manager, leading the store staff in the absence of the General Manager or Lead Supervisor and being responsible for specific areas and departments within the store.
Ability to work a flexible schedule including a majority of weekend shifts.
Comfortable leading and working in a team environment.
Ability to lift up to 40 lbs.
Excellent supervisory skills including: A strong sense of urgency, excellent customer service skills, good attention to detail, creative problem solving skills, excellent delegation and follow up skills, ability to get the team to execute the priorities you lay out, and to be a good role model and to consistently exhibit the highest level of professionalism and integrity.
Minimum of 2+ years of supervisory experience in a retail or similar environment.
Prior experience in a fast-paced, customer service industry is preferred.
Qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment consistent with the requirements of all applicable law.
We offer a world of benefits to our associates including:
20% associate discount (with some exclusions)
Vacation & comprehensive benefits package for Full Time associates