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STORE MANAGER

The Mincing Mockingbird is opening a flagship store/art gallery in beautiful Joshua Tree, California. Owned by local residents, The Mincing Mockingbird has been in business for over 10 years and specializes in pretty/cheeky products, including gifts, original artwork, home decor, greeting cards, books and much more. We are seeking an experienced and motivated individual to join our team as Store Manager.

RESPONSIBILITES

• Manage a team, including: interviewing, hiring, training and development, delivering on-time performance appraisals, providing feedback, scheduling, counseling and firing.

• Effective communication with owners, employees and customers.

• Responsible for sales and customer service in a retail store and gallery setting.’

• Process credit card transactions using a POS system ensuring the accuracy of the inventory and POS systems.

• Replenish products, and keep the store looking clean and displays fresh.

• Maintain visual merchandising standards including signage, fixtures, and product merchandising.

• Maintain a safe and clean retail store work environment. 

• Assist with special store/gallery events as needed.

• Follow all Loss Prevention procedures accurately, in accordance with policies.

• Maintain a high level of product knowledge by asking questions and doing research.

• Maintain brand identity and integrity. 

QUALIFICATIONS

• Must have experience in managing a retail store and supervising employees.

• Display strong leadership qualities, as well as a willingness to lead.

• Have strong organization and planning skills.

• Must be able to lift 40 pounds and stand for extended periods of time.

• Must be willing to work a flexible schedule based on business needs which may include evenings, weekends and holidays.

Applications process

If you fit the profile above, please submit your resume and cover letter to info@mincingmockingbird.com with the subject line: Store Manager & your name. Include a cover letter and resume. Let us know a little bit about yourself.

BENEFITS

Store discount

401K retirement savings plan with a generous company match (after 3 months)

Affordable medical coverage (after 3 months)

1 week vacation after 1 year

$18/hr to start - $20/hr after 3 months

 

RETAIL ASSOCIATE

The Mincing Mockingbird is opening a flagship store/art gallery in beautiful Joshua Tree, California. Owned by local residents, The Mincing Mockingbird has been in business for over 10 years and specializes in pretty/cheeky products, including gifts, original artwork, home decor, greeting cards, books and much more. We are seeking experienced and motivated individuals to join our team as part-time Retail Associates.

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Responsible for sales and customer service in a retail store and gallery setting.

• Process credit card transactions using a POS system ensuring the accuracy of the inventory and POS systems.

• Maintain visual merchandising standards including signage, fixtures, and product merchandising.

• Maintain a safe and clean retail store work environment.

• Assist with special store/gallery events as needed. Assist all departments as needed.

• Communicate clearly with the Store Manager.

• Follow all Loss Prevention procedures accurately, in accordance with policies.

    • Maintain a high level of product knowledge by asking questions and doing research.

    • Maintain brand identity and integrity. 

    SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

    • 1-2 years of previous customer service experience a must. Experience in a specialty/boutique setting and/or interest in art and design is a plus.

    • Excellent communication skills, positive attitude, friendly, upbeat, and helpful demeanor is a must.

    • Experience with cash-handling and a POS required.

    • Creative, self-motivated, assertive and takes initiative, dependable, trustworthy and consistent.

    • Must be able to lift 40 pounds.

    • Must be willing to work a flexible schedule based on business needs which may include evenings, weekends and holidays.

    • Must be able to perform all store opening and closing duties independently.

    Application process

    If you fit the above profile, please submit your resume and cover letter to info@mincingmockingbird.com with the subject line: Retail Associate and your name. Include a cover letter and resume. Let us know a little about yourself.

    BENEFITS

    Store discount

    $15/hr

     

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