Retail Team Lead at Vera Bradley

Contact:
HR Manager

Job Opportunity at Vera Bradley in Kenwood Towne Centre

Part Time
Posted Tue, Jun 29
Contact:
HR Manager

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Set high standards and motivate the team to create The Experience
  • Responsible for exceeding sales goals, building store traffic, converting Guests, interacting with the product, and promoting campaigns and contests to drive brand awareness and lasting customer relationships
  • Act as a Brand Ambassador consistently modeling and upholding the Vera Bradley Core Values
  • Assist leadership team with planning, implementing, and maintaining the visual merchandising brand standards
  • Assist with store operational duties including inventory, ordering, training, Fussy Matrix, e-mailing and calling Guests, and opening closing
  • Act a liaison between store associates and store leadership to create a fun and collaborative work environment
  • Maintain an awareness of loss prevention by supporting a culture of honesty and connecting the links between creating The Experience, store associate engagement and shrink

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

  • High School graduate or equivalent strongly preferred
  • Prior retail experience strongly preferred; prior management experience strongly preferred
  • Experience in specialty retail strongly preferred
  • Experience with retail POS system a plus

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Dependable with open availability and flexible to work nights, weekends and holidays
  • Strong desire and ability to serve customers and solve problems
  • Ability to lead, motivate and promote a team environment