Requisition ID : 167744Store # : 000949 LensCraftersPosition : Full-TimeAt LensCrafters, we love eyes and we care about the people behind them.
LensCrafters is the largest optical retailer in North America with 1,000+ stores and as part of an eyewear industry leader, Luxottica, our love of eyes and higher standard of quality have made LensCrafters a leader in vision care for over 35 years.
With a career at LensCrafters, you’ll find yourself learning, growing, and interacting with some of the most passionate and talented people in the business.
At the same time, you’ll be helping people look and see their best.GENERAL FUNCTIONThe Assistant Manager acts as a leader in absence of, or in support of the Store Manager & behaves as a business owner within the marketplace & LensCrafters organization.
Represents LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community & delivers key performance metrics.
Net Promoter Score; Current year objectivesDemonstrates understanding of retail business & the capability to transfer knowledge to superior sales & business results.
Learns & understands the competition & market trends.Supports the store manager in diagnosing the business & leverages the synergies of Retail, Lab & Doctor to drive positive results.
Supports store business plans to maximize sales & profit, leverages strengths & addresses opportunities for recovery.Partners with store manager to lead a team through strong knowledge & skills.
Provides training & guidance to team members.Delivers clear & constructive feedback in a timely manner.Informs store manager of any situation that may require any development or disciplinary action of others.
Supports recruiting, helps select high caliber team & creates talent pipeline.Follows guidelines to optimally staff store.
Shows great pride in store appearance & executes visual directives.Strives to maintain positive working relationships with doctors.
explores underlying reasons and root cause; strives for long-term solutions to problems.Performs & understands administrative duties.
Maintains a safe working environment for all.Works a flexible schedule, including nights & weekends.BASIC QUALIFICATIONSHigh School graduate or equivalent1+ year(s) management / supervisory experience with direct reportsKnowledge of retail operations, processes & policiesStrong basic math skillsFamiliarity with cash register, computers & calculatorsMust have a strong command of the English language for all written correspondence & oral communicationStrong communicator & listenerDemonstrated high-level of selling skillsProven ability to problem solvePREFERRED QUALIFICATIONSCollege degree or equivalentPrevious experience in leadership position within retail & customer service industryKnowledge of basic opticsKnowledge of current store merchandiseState licensure (if applicable) & / or ABO Certification in non-licensed statesBrand Final Inspector CertificationBrand Quality, Fitting & Adjusting ProgramUpon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process.
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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, social origin, social condition, being perceived as a victim of domestic violence, sexual aggression or stalking, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, ancestry, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information or any other characteristics protected by law.
Native Americans receive preference in accordance with Tribal Law.