Company Name: Shoe Company

Position: Assistant Manager

Location of job: Okotoks


About the job

As an Assistant Manager, you will report to the Store Manager and assist in leading the store environment, which fosters inclusivity and diverse customer connections. In this role, you will be responsible for coaching and leading the team to achieve store objectives, which includes in-store sales, web orders, goals, recruiting, performance management, training and development. Your ability to problem solve, thrive in a fast pace environment, lead a dynamic team, collaborate and execute on operational excellence will be key to your success in this role.



  • Assumes leadership role with accountability for maximizing store business results by consistently creating exceptional Customer experiences.
  • Facilitates achievement of business results by role modelling a shopping experience that encourages uniquely responsive Customer service, compelling merchandise presentation and operational integrity that will encourage positive customer connections and loyalty
  • Lead an operationally sound business by balancing company policies, procedures, shrink/loss prevention, payroll, reporting, and scheduling
  • Recruit, manage, develop, and train top talent who have a love of shoes
  • Achieves company objectives and enhance the DSW brand image by modeling our values of Passion, Accountability, Collaboration, and Authenticity/humility
  • Develops and implement agile business plans to achieve results.
  • Fosters teamwork, collaboration and change advocacy within the store and district.
  • Maintain effective, open lines of communication with the Store Manager.


  • Proven success in the achievement of sales and profitability targets
  • Proficiency in computer use, including e-mail, MS Word or other word processing program and Excel or other spreadsheet programs.
  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment while also being committed to creating a compelling customer experience
  • Minimum 2 to 3 years of experience in progressive retail supervisory role
  • Ability to work, days, closing shifts and weekends

What we can offer you

  • A 30% off discount at our stores on regular priced merchandise
  • A competitive benefits package (Fulltime Associates only)
  • Paid time off (Personal Days & Vacation – (Fulltime Associates only)
  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Additional benefits include monthly bonus potential opportunities
  • 24/7 support available through our Employee Assistance Program to speak with licensed counsellors, work/life specialists, legal and financial assistance, and more.
  • Unlimited opportunities for growth and training and development programs
  • Open Door Policy


To Apply send resume and cover letter to:

  • In Person: 214, 100 Southbank Blvd Okotoks AB T1S 0L3


Competition closing date: Until position is filled.