AREA Store Manager Trainee

Farmers Home Furniture

Job Description
** If assigned, the applicant must be willing to relocate within 45 miles to the assigned store. The list of stores for consideration include: Chiefland, FL; Homosassa, FL; Kingsland, GA Lake City, FL; Live Oak, FL; Madison, FL; Marianna, FL; Orange City, FL; Palatka, FL; Quincy, FL; St. Augustine, FL; Starke, FLAbout Farmers home FurnitureEstablished in 1949, Farmers home Furniture is one of the top 100 furniture retailers in the US. Our company has grown to have over 220 store locations throughout the Southeast. Employee owned and operated (ESOP), our relationship based business holds true to our founder's original principles of fairness, trust, and excellent service to our customers. Each of our locations is committed to providing customers high quality name brand merchandise along with superior customer service.Farmers home Furniture satisfies customers by following three fundamental principles:Offer fair prices for quality merchandiseMake affordable financing availableProvide excellent service after the saleStore Manager responsibilities include but are not limited to:Hiring, oversee training, and retention of a top team of Sales Associates.Promoting superior customer service by ensuring associates are greeting and assisting customers and always taking that extra step.Responding to customer inquiries and complaints in a professional and timely manner.Monitoring associate sales activities and productivity.Acknowledging and communicating performance to associates;Motivates and trains associates to achieve full potential and sales goals.Performing operational duties that drive sales through product knowledge, store cleanliness, and other related duties.Ensuring that the credit department is collecting accounts.Maintaining inventory levels per guidelines.Effectively managing warehouse/delivery employees.Actively sharing strategic ideas that support the company vision and growth plans.Employee Benefits:Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)401K Plan with Employer Matching FundsGroup Medical, Dental and Life InsuranceAnnual Paid VacationPaid Sick LeaveAdditional Voluntary Insurance Programs AvailablePaid Holidays, including the Employee's BirthdayEmployee Purchase DiscountsOngoing Training Programs** Benefit offerings for positions other than Full-Time may vary