Visionworks Retail Supervisor/Assistant Manager - (LS27163) in Hillside, Illinois

Job Description:

Visionworks is recruiting for an experienced, outgoing, friendly, and team oriented candidate to join our staff as a Retail Supervisor (Assistant Manager). The Retail Supervisor is responsible for driving retail sales through selling, training, developing and leading Eyewear Specialists to “Super Serve” our Customers by utilizing the Company’s Running the Sales Floor – ‘Heads Up’ selling strategies. Supervise overall performance and operation of the store in the absence of the General Manager following established procedures and use of sound judgment.

Essential Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Set example and lead retail sales by determining customer wants and needs and selling to exceed their expectations.
  • Assist General Manager in supervising of staff including: recruitment and interviewing of retail staff, coaching / counseling meetings, preparation of schedules for retail staff in compliance with payroll guidelines and customer flow.
  • Perform all opening and closing procedures to include bank deposits, cash on hand verification, payroll processing, opening POS system, and signing and filing POS reports.
  • Administer merchandising and display programs.
  • Verify that Rx information is entered correctly and completely in the POS system.
  • Assist GM in analyzing and make adjustments to control expenses and maximize store profitability.
  • Train and develop optical technicians on all pre-test equipment standards.
  • Adhere to privacy and confidential and proprietary company policies and procedures (i.e. HIPAA).
  • As required by changing business needs, complete additional responsibilities as assigned.

Qualified Candidates will possess the following:

  • 4 - 6 years of retail management experience, Optical Preferred
  • Retail Management or Sales Management experience Preferred
  • Bilingual Preferred
  • Communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills
  • Must have own vehicle and be an insured, licensed driver in current state of residence
  • Able to work a varying schedule to include: days, nights, weekends and holidays
  • For Licensed Retail Supervisor: associate must meet current State Licensing requirements to practice

If you are prohibited from working on a government contract, this may disqualify you from consideration for this position.

*Visionworks provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious beliefs, sex, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability or history of disability, genetic information, status as a protected veteran or disabled veteran, or any other status protected by Federal, state or local law. *

Job Requisition ID: LS27163

Job Title: Retail Supervisor/Assistant Manager

Job Type: Full-Time

Location: Hillside, IL

Post Date: 08/19/2018