Assistant Retail Manager - Portrait Studio in Overland Park, KS at JC Penney Portraits

Date Posted: 7/26/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Part-Time
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/26/2018

Job Description

Do you have a passion for photography and sales?
Do you have a fun upbeat personality?
Do you enjoy working with infants, children and adults?

Then…picture yourself here by joining the JCPenney Portraits team!

We offer paid training and are currently seeking a part-time Assistant Studio Manager.

Responsibilities

The Assistant Studio Manager assists the Studio Manager with the operation of a portrait studio in a host environment. This role follows established operational processes (e.g., training, selling, photographing), helps the studio achieve results and grow, provides remarkable customer service throughout the photographic, sales and portrait delivery experience, as well as assists with Team Member skill development.

Qualifications

* High school diploma or GED, strongly preferred.
* 1-2 years previous retail, sales, service-related or photography experience, preferred.
* Ability to work a varied schedule including days, nights, holidays and weekends.
* Strong communication, interpersonal and collaboration skills.
* Ability to quickly develop a good rapport with children and adults.
* Strong math and intermediate computer skills (e.g., navigation, data entry).
* Strong analytical and critical thinking skills.
* Ability to work in multiple studios (where applicable) based on business needs.
* Ability to speak and write Spanish fluently in some markets, may be preferred.

Assistant Studio Managers are required to sit, stand, walk, bend, squat, climb, kneel, crawl, twist, balance, reach, use hands and fingers to perform repetitive tasks and assemble/disassemble equipment. Assistant Studio Managers must be able to frequently lift and move up to 25 pounds (and occasionally lift and move up to 40 pounds).

A full job description will be available to interviewed candidates.

Our Studio Employees Enjoy

* Fun working environment
* Paid photography and sales training
* Competitive pay and sales incentives
* Flexible schedules
* Host store and studio discount
* Employees in full-time studio management positions would be eligible for medical, dental and life insurance benefits

JCPenney Portraits is operated by Lifetouch Portrait Studios, a Shutterfly Inc. company, which operates over 450 portrait studios across the United States, including locations in many JCPenney stores. Our photographers are trained on contemporary posing, lighting techniques and composition to provide high-quality, fun portraits that tell every customer's unique story. They capture moments and life's milestones (e.g., birthday, holiday, graduation, engagement) as well as family, group and pet images.


Lifetouch is a Shutterfly Inc. company. We are Equal Opportunity Employer.

Employment is contingent upon satisfactory results of a background check.

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