Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois is seeking a fulltime Store Manager for its Ottawa location. The
Store Manager is responsible for all store operations, including the supervision of staff; the stocking of
fresh merchandise; the rotation of old merchandise; the pricing of merchandise; the maintenance of
appropriate standards of orderliness and cleanliness in the store; and the promotion of store
merchandise to potential customers. Duties include:
•Ability to hire, train, supervise, and lead employees. Ability to create a positive working environment.
Ability to schedule store staff on a weekly basis. Ability to recommend employees for promotion,
demotion and dismissal.
•Ability to oversee the processing of store merchandise on a designed regular basis to ensure an
adequate supply of fresh merchandise on the sales floor at all times. Ability to assist sales associates in
routine processing, stocking, pricing, and general housekeeping.
•Ability to balance daily deposits, close out registers an complete required daily accounting forms.
•Ability to work closely with the Director of Retail Operations in developing sales promotions, new
displays, and inventory expansion in order to achieve targeted sales levels.
•Demonstrated knowledge and ability to perform in all job descriptions that exist in the store
environment, and the ability to train in all of the job descriptions.
The ideal candidate will have a bachelors degree, experience in lieu of formal education will be
considered. Superior communication skills; supervisory experience; leadership abilities to lead by
example and exercise control; problem solving capabilities; professional demeanor; and a cheerful
disposition are required.
For immediate consideration, send cover letter and resume to email@example.com or to Goodwill
Industries of Northern Illinois, Attention: Human Resources, PO Box 17017, Rockford, IL 61110.
Applications will be taken until position is filled.
Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois is an equal opportunity employer.