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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Customer Service
Abbot Kinney Assistant Store Manager
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Hanes | Venice, CA
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Job Description


Founded in 1995, Alternative is a fashion lifestyle brand best known for comfort, simplicity and our commitment to sustainability. Through innovative apparel design and involvement in purposeful causes, we aim to connect people, inspire creativity and catalyze change. Alternative Apparel is looking for a fashion-minded, customer focused Assistant Store Manager to join our Venice Beach team. The Assistant Store Manager will report to the Store Manager, and will assist with managing all aspects of the store. They must have a proven track record assisting management in running a successful retail business, and prior experience helping to lead, train and inspire a strong team.


* Act as an Alternative brand champion.
* Assist Store Lead with all day-to-day operations of the Alternative Apparel store to achieve targeted sales and profitability, including opening and closing responsibilities.
* Assist with training to ensure staff is consistently trained to Alternative's standard on product knowledge and customer experience.
* Assist with staff coaching and development.
* Work with the Store Lead to manage labor costs and control budgetary expenses.
* Open and close cash registers, count money, separate charge slips, coupons, and vouchers, balance cash drawers, and make change and deposits.
* Drive operational success through accurate financial reporting.
* Ensure store systems are operating consistently.
* Evaluate sale reports and solicit customer feedback.
* Set store promotional signage as needed.
* Receive, unpack, and ticket inventory.
* Merchandise and display product to promote sales.
* Work with the Store Lead to drive revenue in the store.
* Control store inventory and ensure appropriate levels at all times.
* Lead by example with strong customer focus and product knowledge.
* Create marketing and community events to drive sales success.


* A passion for apparel
* 2+ years prior management or keyholder experience in retail, customer service or sales environment
* 1+ Store merchandising and inventory management experience
* Demonstrated interpersonal and leadership skills
* Confident and enthusiastic
* Customer service orientation
* Strong decision making skills and ability to plan and execute strategies
* Able to juggle multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment
* Excellent verbal communication skills
* Strong initiative and high energy level
* Proficiency with MS Office suite (Word, Excel, Power Point, etc.)
* Computer savvy and comfortable with mobile technology

An Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.

Only applicants requiring reasonable accommodations for any part of the application and hiring process should contact us directly:

Telephone: 877-933-5553

Email: HBI_TA@hanes.com

About Hanes

Hanes Geo Components is the leading supplier of performance products for the construction, landscape, erosion control and turf industries. As a division of Leggett & Platt, Hanes Geo benefits from the resources and support of a global, engineered products manufacturer. HGC is the established, nationwide resource of product knowledge and supply. Our strong customer base coupled with emerging new markets has created a solid platform for growth. With our success largely dependent on how well we partner with customers - HGC is committed to providing the best products, customer service and price available anywhere.