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Assistant Manager: Freight Flow

Company: World Market Inc
Location: Tacoma
Posted on: March 16, 2023

Job Description:

In partnership with the Store Manager, provide leadership to achieve or exceed sales and profitability goals. Consistently exemplify, maintain, and foster the culture and values of World Market. Drive a service and selling culture through effective leadership routines and engagement behaviors. Maintain a branded store experience through consistent visual execution, standards and recovery. Hire, develop and retain a high performance team through coaching, training and recognition.


  • Responsible for managing overall store logistic processes that support company initiatives and productivity goals
  • Utilize all company tools and training resources to educate the team on all logistics processes, visual execution standards and stocking routines
  • Manage publication calendar and delivery schedule to effectively plan and execute all logistics workload; partner with Operations Manager to effectively schedule for all workload
  • Responsible for organizing, planning and execution of all signage and graphics in partnership with entire management team
  • Timely follow up on all truck receiving and/or data integrity issues; responsible for parts ordering thru BOLT and any QA issues
  • Validate and ensure execution of all omnichannel initiatives, inclusive of all inbound and outbound freight activity
  • Maintain and manage stockroom standards and organization that supports efficiency and safety standards
  • Additional duties and responsibilities as assigned by and in the absence of Store Manager SKILLS / KNOWLEDGE
    • Leadership skills including: Excellent customer experience behaviors, a strong sense of urgency, attention to detail, creative problem solving and sound decision making skills that align with strategic initiatives, effective delegation and validation and the ability to efficiently execute daily priorities
    • Minimum of 2+ years of relevant leadership experience in a fast-paced specialty retail selling culture is preferred
    • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends depending upon the needs of the business
    • Ability to lift up to 40lbs

      Hourly Pay Range is $20.74-$24.74

      All associates receive paid sick leave (one hour for every 30 hours worked), up to 3 days of paid bereavement leave, and $1 per hour holiday premium pay. Associates are able to enroll in our company's 401k plan with partial company matching.

      In addition, Full-time associates receive 5 days of paid vacation, 8 paid Holidays, 3 paid Floating Holidays, up to 2 additional days of paid bereavement leave, and up to 5 days of paid jury duty leave. Full-time associates (and their families) are offered medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance.

      If you need reasonable accommodations to complete the on-line application, please contact the Human Resource Department:

      Phone: 1-833-680-2399

      Email: hrsupport@worldmarket.com

      This email address is only to request reasonable accommodation for the application process due to a medical condition. If you do not need a reasonable accommodation for such reason, please use the apply button below to complete an application and upload your resume.

      An Equal Opportunity Employer

      It is the policy of World Market, LLC. to recruit, hire, train, promote, transfer and compensate our associates and provide all other conditions of employment including Company sponsored events without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, lawful alien status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, employment status or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Keywords: World Market Inc, Tacoma , Assistant Manager: Freight Flow, Executive , Tacoma, Washington

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