Assistant Store Manager - Vail Sports - Golden Peak - Vail, CO

Company Name:
Vail Resorts
Assistant Store Manager: Full-Time, Seasonal
Specialty Sports Venture (SSV)
Vail, CO

Experience of a Lifetime. More than just our mission, these words describe Vail Resorts and the people who share a desire to achieve and experience excellence. One of our core values is providing an exceptional experience to our guests and to our employees. An opportunity to work for Vail Resorts and its subsidiary SSV, is an opportunity to bring out your full passion for everything our company stands for, including our commitment to our product, the communities we live in, the environment and our shareholders. Our employees are good at what they do, we welcome people who bring enthusiasm and pride to work.

The Golden Peak Rental shop is located at the base of Chair 6, which is home to the US Open for snowboarding, the main terrain park, and the ski race course. Chair 6 is the most efficient way to access the back bowls and Blue Sky Basin. The free in-town bus stop is just outside of the shop and there is also a cafeteria located in Golden Peak Lodge.

Job Responsibilities (but not limited to):

Generate sales, and demonstrate and maintain a professional standard of guest service
Evaluate sales trends and create methods for sales growth
Manage inventory control and meet or exceed inventory goals
Role model and administer company policies and guidelines
Recruit, hire, train, coach, and maintain a quality core staff
Enforce company cash handling policies and procedures, and other loss prevention policies
Provide training resources in POS, product knowledge, guest service, resort information, and sales
Conduct performance appraisals for and coach development of staff on a regular basis
Maintain all company paperwork according to policies and standards
Communicate ideas or issues with the Regional Manager
Manage operational budget
Remain current on new industry products and trends, and demonstrate knowledge of products
Be energetic, motivated, and possess the ability to multi-task


3 years of outdoor industry retail sales - /preferred/
Supervisory experience in a retail environment
High school diploma or equivalent
Previous snowsport industry experience
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
Ability to communicate frequently with co-workers and guests in accurate spoken and written English
Excellent communications skills both written and verbal
Self-motivated with the ability to multi-task

Learn more about Specialty Sports Venture

Vail Resorts' retail and rental operations are conducted through Specialty Sports Venture (SSV), a majority owned subsidiary. SSV operates over 170 year-round and seasonal stores under 40 + retail brand names specializing in ski, bike, golf and fly fishing products and gear. We operate in world-class locations such as Aspen, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone, Telluride, Park City, Vail, Lake Tahoe, Denver's Front Range and the San Francisco Bay Area.

Some of the benefits include:

Ski and snowboard pass to our world-class resorts
Employee discounts at our retail stores
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Excellent training and professional development

/ Have Fun. Serve Others. Do Right. Drive Value. Do Good. Be Safe/. These are the values Vail Resorts employees embrace daily. As the premier mountain resort company in the world and a leader in luxury, destination-based travel at iconic locations, we operate in three highly integrated and interdependent segments including mountain, lodging and real estate. Vail Resorts employees are good at what they do and we welcome people who bring enthusiasm, pride and commitment to creating an /Experience of a Lifetime/ to our stakeholders.

Vail Resorts is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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