Job Opportunity with Free Spirit Sports

We are currently looking for a full time permanent store manager to join our fun, but professional team at Free Spirit Sports.
Overall responsibilities include day to day store management; customer service and sales, optimizing store performance, stock management, team leadership & training, social media communication and participating in new initiatives. You will report to the owner and business manager.

Our ideal person has exceptional people and organizational skills; is able to multitask; show leadership in a team environment; is active outside of work and also able to have fun doing their job.

Specific Skills, knowledge and experience we are looking for are:

-High School Diploma (minimum), post secondary education in retail or business (ideal)
-At least 1 year retail management experience (we will consider extensive sales experience as an alternative)
-Effective coaching, delegation, organization & time management skills
-Strong grasp of financial concepts and ability to read various sales related reports
-Excellent communication & customer service skills
-In-depth knowledge of the retail industry
-Working knowledge of some or all of our products we sell
-Strong computer and administrative skills
-Experience in using various social media tools, preferably in a sales capacity
-Active snowboarder or skier, hiker and general outdoors person with a working knowledge of gear and clothing

Benefits include:
Store discount
Annual bonus
3 weeks annual vacation to start
Contribution to seasons pass at Revelstoke Mountain Resort

Please apply with a cover letter outlining what benefits you could bring to FSS, along with salary expectations; plus a resume to or drop off to the store Attn: Elmer by Friday November 10th. All applications will be treated in a confidential manner.
No phone calls please.
Please apply only if you are interested in year round, full time permanent work. You must be legally entitled to work in Canada. Thank you for your interest, only those selected for interview will be contacted.
Store Location: 203 First St West, Box 2429, Revelstoke, BC V0E 2S0

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