Assistant Manager @ Villa

Description

VILLA, a rapidly growing Philadelphia, PA based premier urban lifestyle retailer, has an outstanding career opportunity for you! Established in 1989, VILLA currently has over 120 stores located within the urban neighborhoods of the following states: Delaware, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Wisconsin. VILLA is recognized as a valuable resource within the communities we serve. Learn more about us at www.ruvilla.com.

Position Summary:

Assists Retail Store Manager in the day-to-day operation of one or more retail stores with the purpose of optimizing profits by controlling costs and expenses while building sales volumes. Maintains and enforces high standards in merchandising, customer service, and store appearance.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manages the retail store in the absence of the Retail Store Manager.  Works to ensure that sales goals and merchandising standards are met.

  • Follows and enforces standard opening, closing and check in/out procedures per the Retail Store Operations Manual.

  • Assists in providing operations training to all employees on a continuing basis.

  • Complies with and enforces dress code standards.

  • Demonstrates and enforces a strong sense of customer service, satisfaction and retention for all customers.

  • Regularly and consistently responds to customer needs.

  • Follows standard security and controls shrink by enforcing shoplifter identification procedures and employee theft prevention.

  • Enforces and follows proper point of sale procedures.

  • Assists Retail Store Manager in store operations:

    • Assists in controlling store operating costs including supplies, payroll, utilities, and repair costs.

    • Maintains a safe and clean retail environment for all employees and customers.

    • Assists with inspection/review of all deliveries for proper quality and quantity.

    • Assists in the completion of accurate and regular merchandise inventory counts.

    • Assists with the careful accounting of all unseal-able merchandise.

    • Continually trains all employees in suggested selling and merchandising techniques.

    • Enforces all company policies.

    • Assists with preparation, presentation and display of visual merchandising and in-store marketing programs, as directed by the Retail Store Manager or District Manager.

    • Assists, as directed, in all company sales promotions.

  • Keeps Store Manager advised of all store activities.

  • Maintains and presents a positive, enthusiastic attitude toward job and company.

  • Motivates, coaches, and develops all employees.

  • Is a motivating force on the sales floor; a mentor to the store sales staff.  Willingly fulfills any store position, as needed, in order to get the job done.

  • Is self-motivated to learn and understand the business dynamics of Villa.  Challenges oneself to advance to the Retail Store Manager position.

  • Performs other duties as may be assigned by Retail Store Manager or District Manager.

Qualifications

Qualifications/Skills & Knowledge Requirements:

  • Work requires a proficient knowledge of business and a good command of the English language to effectively communicate with employees, management, and customers.  Bilingual Spanish skills are a plus.

  • Must have a minimum of two years of retail, sales, or management experience.

  • Individuals must have demonstrated the ability to handle responsibility and have an understanding of the needs of the urban customer.

  • Must have a working knowledge of a variety of computer software applications.

  • Must have high level of interpersonal skills. Position continually requires demonstrated poise, tact and diplomacy.

  • Some analytical ability is required in order to gather and summarize data for reports, find solutions to various administrative problems, and prioritize work.

  • Work requires continual attention to detail.

  • Individuals must be able to stand for extended periods of time, stock shelves by climbing ladders or stairs, lift and move inventory up to 50 lbs., determine colors for merchandise stock and customer assistance, and work regular hours.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

Locations

This job is open at the following locations:

DE+ View Locations

Governors SC- 901 GOVERNORS PL - BEAR, DE, 19701
Dover Mall- 1365 N DUPONT HWY Suite #5062- DOVER, DE, 19901
Penn Mart SC- 301 DELAWARE ST 301 DE 141- NEW CASTLE, DE, 19720
Christiana Mall- 132 CHRISTIANA MALL - NEWARK, DE, 19702
Prices Corner- 3226 KIRKWOOD HWY - WILMINGTON, DE, 19808
Wilmington- 605 N MARKET ST - WILMINGTON, DE, 19801

IL+ View Locations

W. Madison St- 3913 W MADISON ST - CHICAGO, IL, 60624
Jeffery Plaza- 7131 S JEFFERY BLVD - CHICAGO, IL, 60649
Chatham Ridge- 112 W 87TH ST Suite M-6- CHICAGO, IL, 60620
Hawthorne Works- 4629 W CERMAK RD - CHICAGO, IL, 60804
Westport Commons- 3302 W 87TH ST - CHICAGO, IL, 60652
Gateway Center- 1751 W HOWARD ST - CHICAGO, IL, 60626
Chatham Village- 712 E 87TH ST SPC D2-A Space D2-a- CHICAGO, IL, 60619
Washington Square- 1506 N CICERO AVE - CHICAGO, IL, 60651
Marshfield Plaza- 1732 W 119TH ST - CHICAGO, IL, 60643
Halsted St- 6308 S HALSTED ST - CHICAGO, IL, 60621
S. Michigan Ave- 11139 S MICHIGAN AVE - CHICAGO, IL, 60628
N. Central Ave- 345 N CENTRAL AVE - CHICAGO, IL, 60644
W. 63rd St.- 2447 W 63RD ST - CHICAGO, IL, 60629
Harper Court- 5230 S LAKE PARK AVE Space #5- CHICAGO, IL, 60615
91st & Commercial- 9059 S COMMERCIAL AVE - CHICAGO, IL, 60617
Fairway Plaza- 2530 W 94TH ST - CHICAGO, IL, 60805
W. Division St- 1555 W DIVISION ST - CHICAGO, IL, 60642
South Michigan Avenue- 11139 S MICHIGAN AVE - CHICAGO, IL, 60628
Kedzie Plaza- 800 N KEDZIE AVE - CHICAGO, IL, 60651
Grand Blvd Plaza- 5401 S WENTWORTH AVE - CHICAGO, IL, 60609
E. 47th Street- 306 E 47TH ST - CHICAGO, IL, 60653
Hillcrest Shopping Center- 1701 N LARKIN AVE - CREST HILL, IL, 60403
Winston Plaza- 1184 WINSTON PLZ - MELROSE PARK, IL, 60160
Waukegan Plaza- 1517 N LEWIS AVE - WAUKEGAN, IL, 60085

Illinois+ View Locations

Chicago, Illinois -- - Chicago, Illinois
Chicago- - Chicago, Illinois
Pullman Park- East 111th Place - Chicago, Illinois, 60628
Yards Plaza- South Damen Avenue - Chicago, Illinois, 60609

MI+ View Locations

Briarwood Mall- 100 BRIARWOOD CIR - ANN ARBOR, MI, 48108
Lakeview Square Mall- 5775 BECKLEY RD - BATTLE CREEK, MI, 49015
Belmont SC- 2000 E 8 MILE RD - DETROIT, MI, 48234
Grand River- 15510 GRAND RIVER AVE - DETROIT, MI, 48227
Riverbend Plaza- 13328 E JEFFERSON AVE - DETROIT, MI, 48215
7th and Gratiot- 14119 E 7 MILE RD - DETROIT, MI, 48205
Genesee Valley Mall- 3341 S LINDEN RD - FLINT, MI, 48507
Fulton Street- 4 FULTON ST E - GRAND RAPIDS, MI, 49503
Model T Plaza- 14122 WOODWARD AVE - HIGHLAND PARK, MI, 48203
Southwind Plaza- 3525 S MARTIN LUTHER KING JR BLVD - LANSING, MI, 48910
Lincoln Center- 26196 GREENFIELD RD - OAK PARK, MI, 48237
Crossroads Mall- 6650 S WESTNEDGE AVE - PORTAGE, MI, 49024
Redford Plaza- 9355 TELEGRAPH RD - REDFORD, MI, 48239
Oakland Mall- 412 W 14 MILE RD - TROY, MI, 48083

Michigan+ View Locations

Detroit- - Detroit, Michigan
Oakland Pointe- 354 North Telegraph Road - Waterford Township, Michigan, 48328

MN+ View Locations

Broadway Shopping Center- 509 W BROADWAY AVE - MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 55411
Starlight Center- 7641 BROOKLYN BLVD - MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 55443
Mall of America- 60 E BROADWAY - MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 55425
Shingle Creek- 1300 SHINGLE CREEK XING - MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 55430
Midway Center- 1516 UNIVERSITY AVE W - SAINT PAUL, MN, 55104

NJ+ View Locations

Atlantic City- 1625 ATLANTIC AVE - ATLANTIC CITY, NJ, 08401
Camden- 2881 MOUNT EPHRAIM AVE - CAMDEN, NJ, 08104
South Broadway- 215 S BROADWAY - CAMDEN, NJ, 08103

NY+ View Locations

Fulton Street- 3 OLD FULTON ST - BROOKLYN, NY, 11201
Marshalls Plaza- 2150 DELAWARE AVE - BUFFALO, NY, 14216
Thruway Plaza- 160 THRUWAY MALL - BUFFALO, NY, 14225
University Plaza- 3500 MAIN ST Space #5a- BUFFALO, NY, 14226
Marketplace Mall- 1 MIRACLE MILE DR - ROCHESTER, NY, 14623
Rochester- 10 FRANKLIN ST 1st Floor- ROCHESTER, NY, 14604
Culver Ridge- 2255 E RIDGE RD Unit #3- ROCHESTER, NY, 14622
Greece Ridge Mall- 271 GREECE RIDGE CENTER DR - ROCHESTER, NY, 14626
Destiny Mall- 306 HIAWATHA BLVD W - SYRACUSE, NY, 13204
Syracuse- 317 S SALINA ST - SYRACUSE, NY, 13202
Hannaford Plaza- 1154 MOHAWK ST Space #1b- UTICA, NY, 13501

OH+ View Locations

Arlington Plaza- 1400 S ARLINGTON ST - AKRON, OH, 44306
Tower City- 230 W HURON RD Space #7258- CLEVELAND, OH, 44113
Steelyard Commons- 3447 STEELYARD DR - CLEVELAND, OH, 44109
Buckeye Plaza- 11301 BUCKEYE RD Space #110- CLEVELAND, OH, 44104
Westown Sqaure- 10612 LORAIN AVE Space #230- CLEVELAND, OH, 44111
Lee Harvard Plaza- 4071 LEE RD Space #230- CLEVELAND, OH, 44128
Church Square- 7905 EUCLID AVE - CLEVELAND, OH, 44103
Severance Town Center- 3640 MAYFIELD RD - CLEVELAND, OH, 44118
Glenville Town Center- 10581 SAINT CLAIR AVE Building B, Space #1- CLEVELAND, OH, 44108
Severance Town Center- 3640 MAYFIELD RD - CLEVELAND, OH, 44118
Summit Mall- 3265 W MARKET ST - FAIRLAWN, OH, 44333
Summit Mall- 3265 W MARKET ST - FAIRLAWN, OH, 44333
Southgate USA- 21380 LIBBY RD - MAPLE HEIGHTS, OH, 44137
Manhattan Plaza- 527 E MANHATTAN BLVD Suite #527- TOLEDO, OH, 43608
Dorr Street Shopping Center- 541 DORR ST - TOLEDO, OH, 43604
3620 Belmont Avenue- 3620 BELMONT AVE - YOUNGSTOWN, OH, 44505

Ohio+ View Locations

Cleveland, OH- - Cleveland, Ohio

PA+ View Locations

Allentown- 739 HAMILTON ST - ALLENTOWN, PA, 18101
Bethlehem- 1 W 4TH ST - BETHLEHEM, PA, 18015
Capital City Mall- 3512 CAPITAL CITY MALL DR - CAMP HILL, PA, 17011
Union Square SC- 3819 UNION DEPOSIT RD - HARRISBURG, PA, 17109
Harrisburg- 333 MARKET ST - HARRISBURG, PA, 17101
King of Prussia- 160 N GULPH RD - KNG OF PRUSSA, PA, 19406
Lancaster- 45 N QUEEN ST - LANCASTER, PA, 17603
Park City Mall- 142 PARK CITY CTR - LANCASTER, PA, 17601
Chartiers Crossing- 824 CHARTIERS AVE - MC KEES ROCKS, PA, 15136
Chartiers Crossing- 824 CHARTIERS AVE - MC KEES ROCKS, PA, 15136
Norristown- 704 W MARSHALL ST - NORRISTOWN, PA, 19401
Market Street- 1018 MARKET ST - PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19107
2645 Germantown- 2645 GERMANTOWN AVE - PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19133
Chestnut Street- 1417 CHESTNUT ST - PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19102
South St- 608 SOUTH ST - PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19147
Chelten- 5700 GERMANTOWN AVE - PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19144
Olney- 5620 N BROAD ST - PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19141
Broad Street- 1231 N BROAD ST - PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19122
Germantown- 3600 GERMANTOWN AVE - PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19140
40th & Lancaster- 4034 LANCASTER AVE - PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19104
52nd Street- 4 S 52ND ST - PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19139
Wadsworth Plaza- 1616 E WADSWORTH AVE - PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19150
Store Support- 1926 ARCH ST 3rd Floor Rear- PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19103
Whitman Plaza- 424 W OREGON AVE Space 260- PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19148
Kensington- 3058 KENSINGTON AVE - PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19134
Edgewood Plaza- 1729 S BRADDOCK AVE - PITTSBURGH, PA, 15218
Highland Avenue- 115 N HIGHLAND AVE - PITTSBURGH, PA, 15206
Robinson Mall- 100 ROBINSON CENTER DR - PITTSBURGH, PA, 15205
Wood Street- 435 WOOD ST Suite 2- PITTSBURGH, PA, 15222
Wharton Square Shopping Center- 2023 WHARTON ST - PITTSBURGH, PA, 15203
Berkshire Mall- 1665 STATE HILL RD - READING, PA, 19610
Penn Street- 547 PENN ST - READING, PA, 19601
69th Street- 28 S 69TH ST - UPPER DARBY, PA, 19082
Lehigh Valley Mall- 250 LEHIGH VALLEY MALL - WHITEHALL, PA, 18052
York- 132 S GEORGE ST - YORK, PA, 17401

Pennsylvania+ View Locations

Distribution Center- 410 Corporate Center Drive - Reading, Pennsylvania, 19605

TX+ View Locations

Cooper Street Commons- 1030 W ARKANSAS LN - ARLINGTON, TX, 76013
Cedar Hill/Duncanville- 949 N HIGHWAY 67 - CEDAR HILL, TX, 75104
Skillman- 9203 SKILLMAN ST - DALLAS, TX, 75243
Oak Cliff- 3417 S LANCASTER RD - DALLAS, TX, 75216
Downtown Dallas- 5334 ROSS AVE - DALLAS, TX, 75206
Torre Vista- 10325 LAKE JUNE RD - DALLAS, TX, 75217
Webb Chapel- 11719 WEBB CHAPEL RD - DALLAS, TX, 75229
Trinity Mills- 3427 TRINITY MILLS RD - DALLAS, TX, 75287
Denton- 2520 W UNIVERSITY DR - DENTON, TX, 76201
Fort Worth I-30- 5913 DONNELLY AVE - FORT WORTH, TX, 76107
Fort Worth I-20- 7628 MCCART AVE - FORT WORTH, TX, 76133
Garland- 1104 S 1ST ST - GARLAND, TX, 75040

WI+ View Locations

Timmerman Plaza- 10330 W SILVER SPRING DR - MILWAUKEE, WI, 53225
West Allis Town Center- 6734 W GREENFIELD AVE - WEST ALLIS, WI, 53214