Vast Retail

Assistant Manager

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Retail Assistant Manager duties and responsibilities


A Retail Assistant Manager should be in a position to perform different daily job duties depending on the types of products being sold, the number of staff in a store and the size of the retail store. The following are more duties and responsibilities that a Retail Assistant Manager should be able to fulfill:


  • Assist the store manager in realizing or exceeding determined sales plans and target metric objectives
  • Ensure consistent execution of company‚Äôs marketing and visual presentation
  • Set up advertising displays and arrange merchandise on counter or tables to promote sales
  • Train staff on how to drive sales through consistent development of product knowledge and customer service standards
  • Ensure compliance to policies and procedures and report concerns to senior management
  • Maintain proper inventory controls, facilitate inventory transaction and bulk count as guided by senior management
  • Ensure the store is secured at closing by checking if the doors are locked, alarms are set and all safes are locked
  • Keep daily records of store sales, damages, deposit log, scheduling, employee discount and new hire paperwork


  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience in retail and customer service
  • Strong sales and negotiation skills
  • Knowledge of window displays and visual merchandising techniques
  • Ability to think creatively and strategically
  • Attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work well in a team
  • Experience in visual merchandising is a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field

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