Assistant Manager, Retail Store

Posted by Mountainman Outdoor Supply Company on 01/25/2024

Assistant Manager, Retail Store Job Basics

Industry Sector
Lifestyle, Outdoor, WaterSports
Job Type
Job Categories
Retail - Management- Staff, Retail - Sales
Required to Relocate
Required to Travel
Employee May Telecommute
New York
Job Seeker Must Live Within
25 miles
Old Forge
Required Experience
1 - 3 years

Assistant Manager, Retail Store Job Description & Requirements

Mountainman Outdoor Supply Company is the leading independent outdoor specialty retailer in upstate New York. Established in 1993 in the Adirondack mountains, we are New York’s leading paddlesports retailer and complete Adirondack outfitter. We pride ourselves on outstanding customer service and carry the finest products the outdoor industry has to offer. We are looking for an experienced, high-energy retail professional that loves the outdoors, is knowledgeable of a wide range of outdoor products and thrives on customer service. The 6-million acre Adirondack Park is the largest protected area in the northeast and offers you a chance to live, work, and play right in your own backyard  

Assistant Manager Responsibilities

·      Assisting with the organization and supervision of operations

·      Assisting with the handling and managing of customer service

·      Assisting with inventory management

·      Ensure high levels of customer satisfaction through excellent sales service

·      Assess customers needs and provide assistance and information on product features

·      Follow and achieve department’s sales goals on a monthly, quarterly, and yearly basis

·      Maintain in-stock and presentable condition assigned areas

·      Actively seek out customers in store

·      Process POS (point of sale) purchases

Ideally you will have:

·      1+ years of proven experience at a in an outdoor retail POS environment

·      Excellent verbal and written communication skills

·      Merchandising skills and experience

·      Ability to work weekends & holidays

·      Demonstrated ability to motivate, lead and delegate

·      Must exhibit a high degree of flexibility, maintain a solution-driven focus in challenging situations, adapt quickly to changing business requirements

·      Excellent computer skills and experience with MS Office and POS systems.

What we offer:

·      Competitive salary and compensation package.

·      Health Insurance

·      Retirement Program

·      Vacation and Leave Time

About Mountainman Outdoor Supply Company

 Mountainman Outdoor Supply Company is New York State's largest Canoe & Kayak Dealer & Complete Adirondack Wilderness Outfitter. Our paddle sports stores carry over 1000 canoes, kayaks and whitewater boat with a complete selection of accessories. We have five locations in Old Forge and Saratoga Springs. Our Gear & Clothing Shops carry a full line of camping gear, hiking footwear, outdoor clothing and supplies as well as quality bicycles from Giant, LIV and Growler. Winter sports enthusiasts will find a great selection of X-Country Skis, Back Country gear and Snowshoes. The Mountainman Rental Outpost rents Canoes & Kayaks and provides shuttles to Adirondack wilderness locations throughout the Park.


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