At AO, we are focused on enabling people to get outside and lead active and adventurous lifestyles and cycling is one of the ways to do this!
As a Department Manager, you will use your skills to develop strong customer relationships and get more people riding bikes every day! We need someone who can manage our off-site rental fleet and bike service shop as well as guide our customers in their purchases to ensure they are selecting bikes and accessories that are best suited for their needs.
As the Department Manager, you will:
- Lead and develop department staff in the delivery of excellent customer and technical service as well as sales,
- Organize and execute the department’s promotions and events,
- Enhance merchandising in the cycling department, and
- Assist in maintaining and inclusive, well-stocked and clean retail environment.
- Work with pro shop team to facilitate Bike service and repair
In the winter season, this role switches gears and works with the Ski/Snowboard shop, providing technical service and repair for skis and snowboards.
This position requires a team-focused approach, the capacity to anticipate demands, and the ability to provide coaching and feedback to ensure staff is supported in the delivery of services. You will have a personal passion for cycling with knowledge of bicycles, their components, and accessories, 3-5 years of experience in bike shop operations and retail sales (i.e., wrenching experience) and people-management experience is an asset.
This role is located at our Huntsville store and applicants must be willing and able to work all required shifts (days, weekends, and some evenings) year-round. Employees at AO thrive in a fast-paced environment, can multitask & prioritize, follow through thoroughly on tasks with little supervision, and have a high standard of quality in all that they do.
If you think this opportunity sounds like it would be a great fit for you, send us a copy of your resume and a brief note on who you are and why you would be a great addition to the AO team. We are happy to share the more detailed job outline with prospective applicants.
Join AO and experience an exceptional team and work environment!
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: $45,000.00-$60,000.00 per year
- Casual dress
- Company events
- Dental care
- Disability insurance
- Extended health care
- On-site parking
- Paid time off
- Store discount
Flexible Language Requirement:
- 8 hour shift
- Day shift
- Monday to Friday
- Weekends as needed
- Bike Department Management: 1 year (preferred)
- Retail Management: 2 years (preferred)
Work Location: In person
Application deadline: 2022-04-22