325 Canal Street, New York, 10013
22 - usd / hour
10 May 2024
Part time contract

MaXhosa Africa

MaXhosa Africa is seeking an experienced, vibrant and proactive Store Manager to join our dynamic team in our new store in New York..  This is a 6 months part-time contract.


*Please note. This advertisement is specifically targeted at New York based (residents) applicants only.

Responsibilities (but not limited to): 

  • Completes store operational requirements by scheduling and assigning employees; following up on work results.
  • Ensure all customer complaints are resolved.
  • Maintains store staff by orientating, and training employees.
  • Maintains store staff job results by coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results.
  • Achieves financial objectives by scheduling expenditure; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions.
  • Identifies current and future customer requirements by establishing relationships with potential and actual customers and other persons in a position to understand service requirements.
  • Ensures availability of merchandise and services by approving and maintaining inventory.
  • Formulates pricing policies by reviewing merchandising activities; determining additional needed sales promotion; and studying sale trends.
  • Market merchandise by studying advertising, sales promotion, and display plans; analyzing operating and financial statements for profitability ratios.
  • Secures merchandise by implementing security systems and measures.
  • Protects employees and customers by providing a safe and clean store environment.
  • Maintains operations by initiating, coordinating, and enforcing program, operational, and personnel policies and procedures.
  • Inventory: ensure monthly stocktaking are done and reports of findings are submitted. 
  • Banking: Print all cash ups on a daily basis and refunds are filled with proper documents. 
  • Petty cash: Ensure all documents are in place before withdrawing. 
  • Attendance register: monitor and send staff hours by 10am on the 24th of each month or the day before if the 25th falls on weekend. 
  • Monthly declarations. 


Store Location: 325 Canal Street, New York, 10013. 

Minimum working hours: 30 hours a week.

Minimum rate per hour: $22,00

Desired Experience & Qualification: 

  • Essential: Degree in retail or/finance management
  • Minimum 3-5 years in a store management role within a retail/FMCG store operations environment or successful completion 

  Job knowledge and skills required

  • Strong retail/FMCG background
  • Knowledge of stock, cost, risk, and compliance management procedure
  • Knowledge of Customer service excellence
  • Results and target driven
  • Planning and organising skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Strong financial acumen
  • Computer literacy
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Sound managerial skills

If you are interested, please forward your application online by May, 10 2024.

Please note – only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.