Retail and Customer Service Manager

// Job Description

BETA5 Chocolates is seeking an experienced Retail Manager to lead our Front of House Team. This position is an excellent opportunity for candidates looking to be challenged in a creative and fast-paced environment. Having been recognized as one of North America's Top 10 Chocolatiers, and recipient of numerous international awards, experienced service or hospitality professionals who enjoy working in a creative, fast-paced and dynamic environment will thrive in this position.

// Qualifications

  • a minimum of 2 years experience managing teams in fine dining restaurants, luxury hotels or boutique retail environments
  • knowledge and understanding of POS systems, inventory control, scheduling, e-commerce systems, Google suite, and Microsoft Office
  • dedicated, detail-oriented, and creative individual with a passion for providing a memorable customer experience
  • experience training and organizing a small team to provide a memorable customer experience and deliver on brand mission statement

 

// Responsibilities

  • manage day-to-day retail operations, including but not limited to: store front presentation, e-commerce, customer communications, POS system service and packaging
  • complete weekly ordering and manage inventory together with the Operations Manager
  • perform frequent quality checks to ensure adherence to standards and work to continually improve products and production methods
  • manage inventory within your department
  • work closely with Operations team to conceptualize and implement sales and merchandising strategies for seasonal initiatives
  • hiring, training and discipline of retail and service team
  • promote a disciplined, professional and inclusive work environment


// Performance Expectations

maximize productivity of the team

  • create and maintain an organized structure within the department including daily + weekly production plans
  • ensure that all team members have the resources they need to perform their required tasks effectively (effective inventory / ordering control)

motivate team for peak performance

  • foster an environment where employees are challenged
  • recognize / reward good performance
  • take a coaching approach to performance conversations

empower the team

  • delegate responsibilities appropriately
  • provide team members with structure and knowledge to facilitate their daily responsibilities
  • hold each team member responsible for the successful completion of their assigned tasks

promote a problem solving approach to work that rewards active engagement in the process

  • foster curiosity with an emphasis on developing a deeper understanding of factors that play a crucial role in achieving consistent results

maintain consistency and standards in the presentation and communication around the brand mission and messaging

  • ensure products are made consistently and to standard
  • maintain a clean, safe and organized work environment
  • nurture the mentality of perfecting the art of customer service through repeated, consistent performance


// Start Date

Immediate

// Compensation

$40k + | based on experience

We thank all applicants for their interest in this position, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. All applications will be handled in confidence.

To apply, please email your resume and cover letter here.