Retail Store Manager
at The North West Company

Date Posted 2019-12-04

Job Description

Location: Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Reports To: Director of Sales Operations

As Retail Store Manager you will be responsible for the overall store management. In your role you will enhance customer satisfaction, lead, train, develop, and manage staff effectively while maximizing sales and driving profit.

Roadtown Wholesale Trading Limited, an established Wholesale and Retail Food business within the British Virgin Islands, now has an excellent opportunity for a Retail Store Manager.

Duties Responsibilities:

• Ensure sales and profit goals are met;
• Manage proper product merchandising and displays;
• Consistently lead, train, coach, and maintain high store standards;
• Enhance customer satisfaction by ensuring customer service is efficient and courteous;
• Recruit, interview, and organize staff training; supervise department managers;
• Foster a positive environment for the store team; and,
• Handle Health Safety, and security issues.

Knowledge, Skills Abilities:

• Minimum of 4 years experience in Retail Management or related field;
• Experience working in a fast paced retail environment;
• Must have POS system knowledge and understanding;
• General knowledge of retail product, warehousing and merchandising;
• Excellent customer service skills;
• Strong written and verbal communication skills; coupled with excellent leadership skills;
• Works well independently and as part of a team;
• Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite;
• Proven ability to problem solve, along with the ability to manage multiple priorities, and effectively plan ahead;
• Strong analytical skills and financial analysis capabilities;
• Strong written and verbal communication skills; coupled with excellent leadership skills;
• Works well independently and as part of a team; and,
• Must be able to work a flexible schedule including weekends, early mornings, nights, overnight and public holidays.

A competitive salary and great benefits are being offered along with opportunities to learn, develop and grow in the organization. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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About Us

Looking for a Rewarding Career Opportunity?

The North West Company (NWC) has a rich enterprising legacy as one of the longest continuing retail enterprises in the world and we can trace our roots back to 1668 with many of our store locations in Northern Canada and Alaska having been in operation for over 200 years. If you’re looking for a new career, consider NWC as we’re proud to offer a broad range of rewarding opportunities that will allow you to develop and contribute to the growth of our organization.

At NWC, our mission is to be a trusted provider of goods and services within hard-to-reach, underserved and less-developed markets throughout Northern Canada, Western Canada, rural Alaska, the South Pacific islands and the Caribbean. While our stores offer a broad range of products and services with an emphasis on food, we strive to be the best local shopping choice for everyday household and local lifestyle needs. Our stores include; Northern, North Mart, Giant Tiger junior discount store, AC Value Center and Cost-U-Less, Inc.

Between our Canadian and International Operations, we offer a variety of career opportunities across a geographically diverse area. From our Corporate roles, Distribution, Canadian Retail to International opportunities, we provide challenge and meaningful work, growth and development and competitive pay and benefits packages.

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