Store Manager

Store Manager @ Kathmandu

At Kathmandu we believe adventures are the stuff of life. Whether cycling around the park at lunchtime or trekking through the remote jungles of Borneo, it all comes from an innate human desire to seek out new experiences. At the end of the day, everything we do is about inspiring adventure and encouraging freedom. Freedom to explore, regardless of the destination. Freedom to enjoy travel and the outdoors under any conditions. Freedom to discover the world around us. Because what is life, if not an adventure?

We are looking for an experienced Store Manager to lead, manage and motivate the team at our Traralgon store.

We are on the lookout for an enthusiastic individual who would like to combine their management experience with their hunger for travel, adventure and the great outdoors. An exciting Store Manager position has become available in our Traralgon store that will see you leading passionate and dedicated individuals within the Kathmandu family. To succeed in this role you must be dedicated to creating a customer service and sales culture within your store. This culture will then see your team exceed expectations by providing every customer the best advice for all their future adventures. This role is a full time position and will require availability over late night trading hours, public holidays and weekends.

As the successful candidate, you will have previous management experience in a retail or customer service environment. You will be confident in leading, developing and motivating your team to achieve results and drive sales. Skills in staff rostering, recruitment, performance management and all aspects of building a successful team will come easily to you due to a high level of experience in retail. Finally, exceptional problem solving abilities and organisational skills with a proactive approach will see you succeed in this role.  

To be successful for this fantastic role we require you to:

  • Deliver an exceptional customer experience
  • Develop your teams passion to drive sales and provide world class service
  • Bring to life our visual merchandising vision
  • Have competence in all aspects of store operations; point of sale, stock control, cash handling, security and store presentation
  • Demonstrate expert product knowledge
  • Maximise sales and profit achievements through exceptional leadership
  • Thrive in a busy environment with a genuine passion for our products
  • Effectively recruit and drive succession planning within your store

In return for your commitment and enthusiasm to achieve strong sales results you will: 

  • Be welcomed and supported on a daily basis by a strong team determined to see you succeed
  • Have the chance to work with a group of proactive individuals that help everyday people to live their dream of travel and adventure
  • Not only have the opportunity to sell a well-known and trusted brand but work for a company where the products you sell are designed in-house by our fantastic Product team
  • Competitive remuneration including bonuses and generous staff discounts 
  • Genuine career opportunities
  • Training and development opportunities, including detailed product training and practical in-store learning experiences

Job Details

  • 88 Seymour Street Traralgon, VIC 3844
  • Full time