The Assistant Store Manager (ASM) – is responsible for driving the store's merchandising and operations strategy through cleanliness, presentation, display, product selection, inventory control, and disposal to generate profitable store growth. In addition, the ASM will be responsible for daily Operations Management which includes staff training/development, guest experience, hiring of associates, and Asset Protection. The ASM will run daily operations in the absence of the Store Manager and will work with store leadership to drive overall store performance.
Duties and Responsibilities
Oversee efficient preparing, unloading, sorting, staging, stocking, and backhaul processes
Ensure fresh displays are replenished, rotated, culled several times daily. Set quality standards for culling.
Ensure proper rotation of all product.
Oversee/ train on guidelines for all perishable handling.
Ensure that cycle counts/Liquid Forms are being completed timely and accurately to reduce scrap and maximize sales.
Ensure work areas are maintained, clean, neat, organized including fixture deep cleans as needed.
Track stocking productivity daily and hold Stockers accountable to case per hour labor standards.
Use SSO reports to review re-orderable items that are available in the Distribution Center (DC).
Responsible for overseeing Seasonal Department including set-up / planning/ stocking / maintenance
Operate and inspect powered industrial equipment (i.e. Electric Pallet Jack (EPJ) and/or Forklift, refrigerators, coolers, and freezers, etc.).
Responsible for front end staff training and guidance in day-to day responsibilities.
Plan front end merchandise layouts and maintain shelves and inventory.