Floating Assistant Store Manager

Morgan Memorial Goodwill Industries

Morgan Memorial Goodwill is a dynamic, growing $32 million not-for-profit organization. Our mission is to help individuals with barriers to self-sufficiency to achieve independence and dignity through work. Not charity, but a chance.


This position is responsible for assisting the store manager maintain and supervise a well-organized and efficient store that creates an enjoyable shopping environment for customers.

JOB TITLE: Retail Store Assistant Manager – Floating


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Provides direction and supervision of employees engaged in sales, inventory-taking, reconciling cash receipts, and performing services for customers using established policies and procedures.
  • Opens and closes the store at the proper times and performs mid-shift duties
  • Knows budgeted sales quotas and assists the manager in achieving those goals by completing daily budget sheets, pushing and pulling inventory, and accurately pricing high-end merchandise, offering excellent customer service, and ensuring the store opens on time and is kept clean.
  • Builds and maintains a motivated and efficiently trained sales staff. Informs staff of promotions, policies and procedures. Trains and evaluates employee’s performance. Provides performance feedback to Store Manager.
  • Completes weekly/daily sales reports, upkeeps inventory, orders stock, maintains sales log, processes staff payroll, schedules personnel, and tallies money daily.
  • Displays and merchandises stock in order to create an appealing and conducive selling environment.
  • Manages customer complaints regarding salespeople, merchandise and/or store policy in a tactful and efficient manner.
  • Performs work activities of subordinates, such as cleaning and organizing racks and displays and selling merchandise.
  • Works with program staff to provide a rewarding and effective training experience for program participants. Schedules daily tasks, evaluates performance and makes recommendations to program coordinator.
  • Knowledgeable of all policies and procedures and assures compliance.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Position requires a high school diploma or equivalent, a minimum of 3 years of retail sales experience, and a minimum two years supervisory experience.
  • Reliable transportation.
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record.
  • Must be flexible with required travel.
  • Must have strong leadership skills and must be able to train, develop and motivate staff. Must have good team building skills.
  • Must be able to drive sales and have a strong customer focus.
  • Incumbent must be able to work with a diverse group of customers and staff, and with individuals with disabilities.
  • Incumbent must also have the ability to determine when to direct a problem situation to a supervisor.
  • Requires acceptable results of CORI check according to Goodwill policy and requirements.

Goodwill is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To learn more about Goodwill, visit us at www.goodwillmass.org

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