Store Manager

Our client is searching for a motivated and hard-working store manager for their local gas station in Souris, PEI. The Manager will be responsible for retail activities within the store, oversight of store staff and daily operations, front-line operations, working within a high-energy environment and an excellent work ethic. We are searching for a candidate with this type of environment experience, as well as a willingness to learn.

General Duties:

  • Opening and closing the store
  • Managing the daily operations
  • Managing retail operations within the store
  • Overseeing staff working schedules, task delegation and project completion
  • Working in a high-energy environment
  • Greeting customers
  • Working within all levels of the business
  • Oversight of ordering stock and product management
  • Assisting with any problems that may arise within the store
  • Training new employees, where required
  • Dismissing staff if required (following appropriate procedures)
  • Recruiting new employees and hiring for the store
  • Ensuring the store has all necessary operating products, services and equipment needed to serve customers daily
  • Following appropriate policies and procedures throughout daily operations
  • Maintaining a professional work appearance

 

Interpersonal abilities required:

  • Strong willingness to learn
  • Strong organization skills
  • Strong work ethic
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Extremely personable and outgoing
  • Excellent communication abilities
  • Excellent leadership capabilities
  • Approachable
  • Appropriate knowledge of daily operating procedures
  • Ability to solve conflict
  • Ability to problem-solve
  • Ability to take direction from store owners and executives

 

Requirements for this position:

  • High school education
  • Flexible working hours
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and high energy environment
  • Experience in a retail environment, preferably front-line
  • Strong and professional ‘common sense’
  • Experience/ability to work with online business programs such as Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook and other IT programs
  • Ability to lead a team and direct staff throughout daily operations
  • Experience working in a gas station environment is considered a strong asset
  • Experience managing in a similar environment is considered a strong asset
  • Additional training and certifications relevant to the position is considered a strong asset

 

Hours per week & salary:

  • Full-time hours per week, varies throughout the day
  • Please contact for more information regarding salary/wages

 

All interested applicants can forward their resume to kalie@islandrecruiting.com. Please let us know if you have any questions or concerns regarding this position.

Call island Recruiting at 902-367-3797 for more information.