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Nest, Maryland’s premier eco-friendly clothing and gift boutique, is hiring a Store Manager. We are seeking an energetic, fun-loving addition to the Nest family!

Employment Type: Full time, Hourly, Non-exempt

Job Overview :

PRODUCTS

  • Buying & supervise all buying: Receive orders, Call promptly about mistakes or damaged items, Maintain records of order issues and credits/replacements received, Call to cancel backorders when necessary, Create Relevant Purchase Orders, etc
  • Physical Inventory – at least twice a year, Inventory adjustments as necessary
  • Product Inquiry and discovery that includes: Research via internet, attending trade shows, and maintaining relationships with vendors, reps, etc
  • Organize and execute sales (discount/clearance, sidewalk sales, sales events, ect) as required
  • Merchandising

FINANCIAL

  • Banking – Prepare and deliver daily deposit
  • Being attuned to Profit & Loss by Data Assessment, Generating reports, Maintaining department/product margins, and Maintaining profit margin
  • Developing quarterly goals for the store by Incentivizing employees, Growing Sales

MARKETING / PR

  • Oversee Social Media
  • Cross marketing with CC businesses
  • Coordinating w/ Graphics Dept Monthly
  • Write monthly email to Nest fan club

PHYSICAL STORE

  • Supervising cleaning
  • Supervising supply purchase
  • File Maintenance – Physical and computer
  • Decorating for the seasons

WEBSITE

  • Check for orders each morning that you open
  • Coordinate Paypal transfers with Assistant Manager and Controller
  • Support Assistant Manager in website operations

EMPLOYEE MANAGEMENT:

  • Create Nest staff schedule and Delegate tasks while at work
  • Employee training including HR, Company Policies, Employee Handbook, etc
  • Hiring & Firing, Semi-annual reviews and raises
  • Plan and coordinate the staff meetings

CUSTOMER SERVICE

  • Decision maker for customer-related judgment calls
  • Role model & teacher for outstanding customer service

RELATIONSHIP WITH OWNER

  • Weekly meetings and Phone calls and email as needed
  • Be reviewed semi-annually

Benefits Include: An employee discount at all companies within the Conscious Corner (Roots Market, Bark! Pawsitive Petfood, Nest, and Great Sage), full time benefits also include group medical/dental and 401K.

Please submit an application using the link below.

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