Goodwill Industries of Central Iowa Full-Time Retail Assistant Manager (Johnston) in Johnston, Iowa
Goodwill of Central Iowa (GCI) prepares and places hundreds of individuals into sustainable employment each year through programs and services throughout central Iowa. GCI has been transforming lives through the power of work since 1955! Goodwill of Central Iowa is a rapidly evolving organization and yet we have never been more focused- on our mission, on our people, and on our future. It's always a GOOD day at Goodwill! We currently have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as our next Retail Assistant Manager.
The Retail Assistant Manager will assist the Store Manager with daily retail store operation. The Assistant Manager will provide excellent customer service to Goodwill of Central Iowa's customers. The Assistant Manager will instruct new clerks and/or clients on the job.
What you'll do
Operate cash register and practice safe cash handling
Prepare shift deposit, and shift count report
Prepare daily store report as instructed
Calculate and balance cash register
Select, inspect, clean and affix price, and hang clothing
Select, inspect, clean and price donations
Ensure quality of goods processed meet standards
Stock, clean, and maintain sales floor and product rotation
Receive donations from the public
Sort incoming donations, maintain records of incoming goods, and ship sorted donations to receiving destination
Coordinate and monitor all job set up and breakdown of the production area and adhere to orderliness and cleanliness according to Kaizen
This position requires a flexible schedule to include days, evenings, and weekends.
What you’ll need
A minimum of 12 months of related full-time employment, including at least 6 months of supervisory experience
Must be 18 years of age or older
Must have a high school diploma or GED- Four (4) years of any combination of military service, high school, or related full-time paid employment may substitute for education requirement
Excellent customer service skills
Availability to work days, evenings, and weekends
Ability to carry, lift, push or pull 40 pounds
Ability to tolerate variations in work environment temperature
Ability to stand for long periods of time
Effective communication and basic math skills
Maintain regular and predictable attendance
A valid Iowa driver license, a good driving record, and ability to provide proof of personal vehicle insurance with a minimum of $100,000 per person and $300,000 per accident auto insurance liability coverage
Must be able to pass a criminal background check and a dependent adult and child abuse background check
Ideal candidates will
Be a team player who is eager to work with a variety of people in a helpful, upbeat manner
Have retail experience and familiarity with using point-of-sale (POS) systems
Have prior leadership experience
In addition to working in a fun environment with a fulfilling mission, candidates for this role can also expect:
A competitive retail industry salary
An excellent benefits package, including: medical/dental/vision, long/short-term disability, 403(b) plan, paid time off (PTO), flexible spending plans, and life insurance
A 10% discount at our retail stores
A unique work environment, with interesting products and a diverse clientele- Never the same day or the same donation twice!
The ability to take 10,000 steps per shift- This role will keep you active and healthy!
Career opportunities with Goodwill of Central Iowa (GCI) provide so much more than your average position. Each employee is an essential part of fulfilling our mission of improving the quality of life for all individuals. Revenue from our 19 stores provides skills training and helps people facing any type of barrier find employment. Each position at Goodwill contributes to making a positive impact directly in Central Iowa. Headquartered in Johnston, Iowa, GCI operates in a territory consisting of 22 counties across central Iowa, employing more than 400 individuals.
Goodwill of Central Iowa and our affiliates are Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employers (EOE/M/F/Vet/Disability) and E-Verify Participants
If you are ready to work for an organization that believes in the POWER of work, apply today!
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External Company Name: Goodwill Industries of Central Iowa
External Company URL: www.dmgoodwill.org
Street: 5355 NW 86th St