Who We Are: HBC is a diversified global retailer, focused on driving the performance of high quality stores and their all-channel offerings, growing through acquisitions, and unlocking the value of real estate holdings. Founded in 1670, HBC is the oldest company in North America. Our portfolio today includes formats ranging from luxury to premium department stores to off price fashion shopping destinations, with more than 480 stores and over 66,000 employees around the world. Our leading banners across North America and Europe include Hudson's Bay, Lord & Taylor, Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks OFF 5TH, Galeria Kaufhof, the largest department store group in Germany, and Belgium's only department store group Galeria INNO. We have significant investments in real estate joint ventures. HBC has partnered with Simon Property Group Inc. in the HBC Global Properties Joint Venture, which owns properties in the United States and Germany. In Canada, HBC has partnered with RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust in the RioCan-HBC Joint Venture. A truly global corporate citizen, HBC is committed to responsible business practices to bring about positive change, and we work hard to shape a sustainable future for people and the planet. Our philanthropic initiatives help create healthy families, strong communities, and sport excellence in the cities and countries in which we operate around the world, while striving to create innovative programs and resources that provide flexibility for work-life balance in order to maintain a positive working environment What This Position Is All About: The Assistant Sales Manager partners with the Sales Manager and is accountable for the sales, service and leadership of the front of house business, ensuring a memorable service experience for all clients. Who You Are:
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
A problem solver, calm and unemotional under pressure
Strong organizational skills
You Also Have:
3 to 5 years Retail Management experience. Bridal experience an asset
Strong interpersonal skills, generating respect from customers and team alike
Passionate about customer service
Has, or can develop a strong product knowledge of the assortment
Understands fabric and construction and what can/cannot be achieved through the alteration process
Flexible to work any/all business hours to support the needs of the business
As The Assistant Sales Manager, You Will:
Accountable to achieve sales plan
Assists in leading and managing a group of consultants and instills a culture of exceptional customer service, showing calm and confidence at all times
Implements and maintains all required standards
Personally assists clients as required and proactively solves any potential customer issues
Manages the schedules to reflect the needs of the business
Creates and oversees an active Intern program
How Often You May Travel:
Your Life and Career at HBC:
Be part of a world-class team; work with an adventurous spirit; think and act like an owner- operator!
Exposure to rewarding career advancement opportunities, from retail to supply chain, to digital or corporate.
A culture that promotes a healthy, fulfilling work/life balance
Benefits package for all eligible full-time employees (including medical, vision and dental).
An amazing employee discount
Thank you for your interest with HBC. We look forward to reviewing your application. HBC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, HBC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. HBC welcomes all applicants for this position. Should you be individually selected to participate in an assessment or selection process, accommodations are available upon request in relation to the materials or processes to be used.