Seeking a qualified RETAIL STORE MANAGER to help take our business to the next level!
Did you know that 1 Stop Landscape Supply & Yard Waste Recycling Facility had a very successful retail store at our old location? We are seeking a talented retail store manager with expert knowledge of landscaping practices and products.
PLEASE NOTE: In the beginning, this position will require working with other members of the leadership team to set up the store’s infrastructure: inventory, stocking, retail displays, staffing, and more.
The retail manager will coordinate activities between the front yard, scale house, and delivery drivers to fulfill orders, complete job tasks, verify inventory, confirm material being delivered, and work with management to coordinate special projects. The retail store manager will also provide exceptional customer service in-person and over the phone.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Spearhead projects related to the completion of our retail store’s set up
Foster a great place to work for our employees and associates
Deliver superior service and value to our customers
Help us remain the distributor of choice for our suppliers and vendors
Set up and maintain an inventory system for our bulk, bagged, and retail products
Work closely with other supervisors and managers to ensure smooth operation between the departments
Assist customers in-person and over the phone, including setting up deliveries
Assist the scale house, when needed
Operation of the scale SMS system (we will train you software)
Weighing vehicles and accepting payment for incoming material
Provide expert knowledge to our customers about landscaping in Florida, our products, and our services
Other duties as needed
Assist in training, development, and supervision of retail staff to meet company standards
Ensure excellent service is provided to customers
Handle escalated customer issues as needed
Provide direction to team regarding duties and goals
Perform work assigned by management to ensure successful operation of the retail store
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s degree in Business Management or a related field (preferred)
Expert knowledge of landscaping materials, landscaping practices, and related experience or training
An equivalent combination of education and experience
Ability to speak and write clearly
Ability to effectively exchange information with supervisors, coworkers, and other members of the organization
Basic math and the ability to accurately count products and items
Manual dexterity and the ability to carry out repetitive tasks quickly and methodically.
Ability to follow instructions.
Able to work independently, with minimal supervision.
Adaptability to changes in the work environment
The employee is required to stand and walk for long periods of time and will constantly use hands and fingers. Employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms and walk. Employee will occasionally stoop, kneel, bend, crouch or crawl and may be required to repeatedly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, sometimes at shoulder height or higher.
Duties are performed in an inside and outside setting year round in all weather conditions