Easter Seals-Goodwill NRM Store Manager in Great Falls, Montana

Store Manager

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Job Description

Position Summary:

Manages the daily operations of assigned retail store. Models professional boundaries with staff, participants and public. Responsible for maintaining cleanliness, merchandising and inventory. Responsible for maintaining store in an orderly fashion, rotating merchandise, overseeing the production and pricing of merchandise. Manage inventory for maximum return on product. Operates store and plant efficiently and meets net income goals indicated on annual budget. Supervise and train all store personnel including new Team Members. Responsible for store safety. Responsible for assuring a high level of guest and donor service. Assure Easter Seals-Goodwill policies and procedures are uniformly followed. Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Conducts regular staff meetings that improve communication with staff, such as daily tool box talks, monthly department meetings, and weekly management team meetings

  • Ensures that store meets branding guidelines

  • Develops a superior workforce (through the use of coaching conversations, development plans, and by taking action with any staff that are failing to meet expectations, as per HR direction)

  • Responsible for store performance

  • Meets production budgets

  • Adheres to seasonal storage (warehouse) plan

  • Reviews S&P reports, analyzes variances, and takes appropriate action

  • Applies “Guest Service” standards to production areas, ensuring that all work areas are clean and organized

  • Achieves Reality Based Safety Audit scores within acceptable range (90-100%). Action Plans completed in a timely manner

  • Ensures that staff Quarterly Safety Assessments are 100% completed

  • Ensures that action plans relating to quarterly audits are completed in a timely manner

  • Ensures consistent and accurate use of staffing model to schedule all staff (including manager) and to forecast, plan and track salary expenditures

  • Ensures timely and accurate reporting (paperwork and electronic “forms”) including those related to HR, Safety/Asset Protection and Accounting

Required Skills

  • Sensitive to guest needs and wishes

  • Ability to work effectively with people with disabilities or other special needs preferred

  • Must have computer experience and be competent in internet use and a variety of computer software applications.

  • Prefer profit and loss, sales, or cost management accountability experience.

  • Must have strong interpersonal, communication, monetary, organizational and decision making skills.

  • Must be able to read, write and speak the English language in order to communicate with staff and guests.

  • Ability to move independently or with reasonable accommodation within the facility and community.

  • Applicant must be physically and mentally able to perform all requirements of the job.

  • Able to lift and carry 20-100 pounds with team lifting or mechanical assistance

  • Able to stand, stoop, bend, or carry for extended periods

  • Able to go up and down steps

  • Able to stand and walk entire shift.

  • Tolerance of extreme changes in temperature and humidity

  • Must be able to work flexible hours, evenings, and weekends or longer shifts if needed.

  • May be required to work more than 40 hours per week

  • Occasional overnight travel and weekend work required if applicable.

  • Must have reliable transportation, a good driving record, valid driver’s license and proof of personal vehicle insurance.

  • Applicant must pass background and DMV check.

Required Experience

  • 3-5 years

  • High school/equivalent

  • Retail or comparable management experience

Easter Seals-Goodwill offers a comprehensive & competitive benefits package including:

  • Medical, Vision, Dental and vOYA Insurance

  • 401(k) Retirement Plan + up to 4% contribution

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Short Term Medical (STM)

  • Group Life & Long Term Disability Insurance

  • Flexible Spending + Health Savings Accounts

  • Voluntary Term Life Insurance

  • Extensive Wellness Program

  • 10 % Discount on ESGW Services

  • 20% Discount at Goodwill Stores

Easter Seals-Goodwill is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from the disabled, minorities, women, and veterans of the U.S. armed services. ESGW will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant.

Job Location

Great Falls, Montana, United States

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