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Assistant Store Manager - Quebec, Canada


Posted by Helly Hansen on 10/19/2020

Job Basics

Industry Sector: Outdoor, Snow

Job Categories: Retail - Management- Staff

Company Type: Apparel/SoftGoods

State: QC

City: Mount Tremblant

Country: Canada

Required Experience: 3 - 5 years

Job Type: Full Time


Required to Relocate: Yes

Required to Travel:

Employee May Telecommute: No

Job Seeker Must Live Within:

Job Description & Requirements

Helly Hansen provides high quality, protective technical gear for work, survival, and sport. We work and play in the harshest environments on the planet to learn what's needed to create the best performance gear possible. We work closely with people who work and/or play outdoors more days than they are indoors to continuously optimize the technology and design of our products. WE WORK HARD SO YOU CAN PLAY HARD.

Helly Hansen is seeking an experienced Assistant Store Manager. We are looking for applicants who like to work hard AND play hard! This is a really fun, challenging, and dynamic environment where you will get an opportunity to demonstrate your experience alongside an outstanding and supportive team. Providing nothing short of the best customer experience is our primary goal.

This is a full-time position (40 hours per week) that provides great benefits: 100%-paid medical, dental and vision coverage, 4% RRSP employer contribution (after three month probationary period), and 15 days of paid time off per year. We provide salary pay plus bonus opportunities.

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting the store manager with training of new and existing staff
  • Assisting the store manager with all aspects of day-to-day operations, including visual merchandising and marketing initiatives 
  • Opening and closing the store
  • Delivering on personal sales targets 
  • Assisting customers with purchases
  • Answering questions about the performance and technical aspects of our products 
  • Exemplifying a 'Customer First' mindset'

The ideal candidate will have:

  • 2 to 5+ years of retail experience, preferably in the sporting goods or outdoor apparel industry
  • The ability to work evenings, weekdays, weekends, holidays, and occasionally powder days
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • A passion for the outdoors
  • The ability to work under pressure and handle challenging situations
  • Computer proficiency; Microsoft Office, especially Excel, is an asset
  • Experience with visual merchandising standards is an asset

Helly Hansen is an equal opportunity employer.

For more information on Helly Hansen and our product offerings, visit our website at

About Helly Hansen

Helly Hansen is a Norwedian producer of textiles and gear for sports and work on the ocean and mountains, headquartered in Olso, Norway. From its founding in 1877 until October 2009, the company was headquartered in Moss, Norway.