Aritzia is a women's fashion boutique that offers beautifully designed clothes that are on trend, high quality, and good value. We are currently looking for DISTRICT MANAGERS in the New York area—this is a hands-on management role, working directly with our retail stores, leading a team of Store Managers to deliver sales excellence, as well as superior customer satisfaction.
RESPONSIBILITIES: • Communicate effectively while setting stores up with a focus • Execute key initiatives that maximize sales within their stores • Prioritize issues that impede the ability to maximize sales • Source, interview and hire Retail Managers for Aritzia stores • Identify high performers and high potential staff and create training plans to advance their skills • Evaluate staff using informal and formal methods throughout the year and provide positive and constructive feedback to outline strengths and opportunities • Make decisions after gathering all facts and be comfortable taking appropriate risks after weighing options • Ensure managers and staff are delivering an outstanding customer experience • Put the needs of staff and customers first and always be available to remove barriers and answer questions • Have motivation and desire to learn on the job
SKILLS • Have a real passion for culture and the fashion industry • Have the ability to thrive in a fast paced growing environment • Able to sell and set the example for their store teams • Have 3-5 years of multi-unit retail management experience within a fashion apparel organization.
KEY RELATIONSHIPS The role will involve interacting with: • Retail Store Teams (Store Managers to Sales Associates) • Regional Mangers - Retail and Merchandise • Senior Managers in our Support Office from all departments (HR, Operations, Loss Prevention, etc.)
HOW TO APPLY: Want to join the talented Aritzia team and work for a fast-paced, exciting and inspiring fashion company? Please forward your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.