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Innovation for the clothing industry.
7,500 people making it happen.
Challenging both the right and the left.
Not dominated by logos or politically correct tribalism.
Challenging the boomer dominance of the economy.
One of the fastest growing clothing companies in the U.S.
Committed to doing things differently.
American Apparel is a progressive and provocative retailer, distributor and manufacturer of knit T-shirts and related garments. The company is committed to reinventing the way business is done in the clothing industry by not resorting to the use of exploitative labor. With over 7,500 employees, we do not outsource any cut and sewn work; all of our garments are made at our 800,000 sq. foot downtown Los Angeles facility where we offer our workers pay rates well above minimum wage as well as free ESL classes, company-subsidized lunches, and affordable healthcare for employees and their families.
With solid organizational and communication skills, the store manager is the critical link between the retail field and the corporate head office.
Specific manager tasks include:
Setting the individual and collective sales goals as well as communicating the store weekly and monthly sales goals
Preparing store schedules
Conducting and oversee the training of all new employees as well as the re-training of existing employees when needed
Working together with Staff to meet and exceed sales goals
Overseeing all store operations
Administering employee evaluations and write ups
Informing staff of new updates and general developments in the company
Confirming time cards, hours, and store payroll
Interviewing new candidates
Ensuring the back stock crew is doing their job properly
If you're a quick thinker and adapt easily to sometimes stressful situations, you could be the one we're looking for. Our company is growing at a rapid pace so there is tremendous opportunity for advancement. Retail store managers have continued on to positions in marketing, merchandising, and design, as well as traveling throughout the world to help open new retail stores.
We receive a large volume of resumes every week. Show us your personal style and help us put a face with your name by attaching a photo to your application. A picture is helpful, but not necessary.