Tender Loving Empire is in search of an assistant manager to help open our new store in Bridgeport Village, opening in mid-late August.
If you are not familiar with Tender Loving Empire, we are a handmade marketplace and record label that specializes in creative media and promoting independent artists and musicians. We currently operate four brick and mortar stores that carry handmade goods and local music from over 300 independent artists as well as music from our own record label.
Bridgeport Village Assistant Manager (BPVASM)
The BPVASM is a crucial part of TLE’s Bridgeport Village store retail team. They work side by side with the BPV Store Manager (BPVASM) to ensure that the store is well stocked, impeccably merchandised and offers the top notch customer service TLE is known for. When the BPV Store Manager is absent, the BPVASM’s main task is oversee the operations of the store and supervise staff.
This person is an upbeat, positive leader who embodies all of TLE’s core values. They like to get up early and are excited about working as a team player. They are in love with handmade goods and a fan of local music. This person loves to train, schedule and encourage our employees but always holds them accountable to the jobs they were hired for. They have positive attitude and are willing to roll up their sleeves to get things done. They are happy to work the sales floor, attend to customer service inquiries and receive and unpack product, all while striving to meet TLE’s sales goals.
Competitive wages at levels commensurate with experience
Please submit via email to firstname.lastname@example.org with BPV ASSISTANT MANAGER as the subject line and include the following:
About Tender Loving Empire
Tender Loving Empire (TLE) was founded by Jared and Brianne Mees in 2006 in Portland Oregon. Our goal is and has always been to make connections with visual artists, designers, musicians and craftspeople—and then connect them to new fans, and listeners. We've expanded from our humble beginnings as a mom and pop operation in a tiny out-of-the-way location to a thriving multi-vertical company that employs ~40 people via 4 Portland retail stores: Downtown (in the West End), on SE Hawthorne, NW 23rd, and at the PDX Airport. We also have an ecommerce website, a line of signature products and an internationally distributed record label. Tender Loving Empire is an Equal Opportunity Employer.