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RETAIL STORE

ASSISTANT STORE MANAGER

Maasmechelen, Belgium
Outlet Maasmechelen Village

SPEED & SPIRIT is what we look for in our candidates, defined by some simple values that inspire us to BE DRIVEN in our performance, BE VIBRANT in our sporting legacy, BE TOGETHER in our team spirit, and BE YOU to let our individual talent and experience shine. Applying for a job at PUMA is easy and all genders are welcome. Simply click APPLY ONLINE and follow the steps to upload your application.

Your Mission

In this management role you ensure, together with the Store Manager, that the Store consistently achieves or even exceeds sales, KPIs and profitability goals through the effective use of short and long-term planning, expense control, sales and service.

  • You guarantee consistently high standards of customer experience within the Store in accordance with PUMA’s Brand Values and service standards
  • You take responsibility for accurately processing sales, exchange, refund transactions and discounts at the cash desk while ensuring the adherence of Discount Policy & Procedures
  • You assist the Store Manager in the recruitment, training, development and succession as well as in preparing and administering performance appraisals of the team.
  • You analyze customer profiles, buying trends and competitive information to drive business together with the Store Manager
  • You assume responsibility for Loss Prevention and operational compliance within the Store; Manage, achieve and try to exceed all Inventory and Shrink goals; Oversee and manage physical inventory counts
  • You assist the Store Manager in communicating, managing and executing all Marketing driven initiatives and events within budget and according to all Policies & Procedures

Your Talent

  • You have 2-3 years of management experience in a focused, customer service oriented retail environment (preferably Apparel/Footwear)
  • You have passion for the PUMA Brand
  • You have a great sense for the commercial and financial sides of the retail business
  • You are customer oriented, reliable and a friendly personality
  • You have recruiting and team development skills
  • You have strong interpersonal, communication and (self) motivational skills, and you are strong in organizing and managing time
  • You have the ability to present information to large groups
  • You are interested in innovation and change
  • You are fluent in Dutch and English (knowledge of French or German is preferred)
  • You are ready for the next step in your career and have a flexible mindset, working weekends and evenings is part of this job.
  • You have a persistent and can-do mentality.

PUMA provides equal opportunities for all job applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or disability. Equality for all is one of the core principles at PUMA and we do not tolerate any form of harassment or discrimination.

PUMA supports over 14,000 employees across 120+ countries. The PUMA Group owns the brand PUMA, Cobra Golf and stichd, and is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany.