General Description Assistant Manager Merchandise TraineeJ.C. Penney Company, Inc.
JCPenney is one of the nation’s largest apparel and home furnishing retailers with more than 800 stores and jcp.com. We are a diverse community of people, all working together to bring sensational style, sensible prices and the best service possible to our customers. Our AMM Trainee Program
is designed to prepare you to be successful in the Assistant Manager Merchandise role. Throughout the 16-week program, your training will blend online instruction with hands-on experience under the guidance of your trainer, store management team and corporate partnership. You’ll receive on-the-floor sales experience, a holistic understanding of how the business works, and experience in leading a team.
Training is divided into assignments and projects that provide exposure to key areas of store operations including: sales support functions, in-store merchandising, exceptional customer service, team motivation, sales analysis, and event management.Core Competencies & Accomplishments:
Internal Candidates Minimum of 18 months’ experience in a supervisory role College degree highly preferred
External Candidates Graduating Senior or recent graduate from an accredited University A cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher Previous retail experience required (supervisory experience a plus)
All Candidates Open to relocation Confident & outgoing personality Thrives in team environment Demonstrated leadership ability Strong verbal and written communication skills Self-motivated Passion for retail management What’s in it for you?
Competitive pay and full time benefits package starting day of hire Personal and professional development through coaching and mentorship Real-world work experience within a diverse team Opportunity to give back to your community through our philanthropy program Involvement in strategic business activities and decisions that respect your fresh perspectives Countless networking opportunities
Store Management careers at JCPenney offer a competitive benefits package including medical/dental/vision, term life insurance, paid vacation/holidays, 401(k) savings plan with company match, and a rich associate discount plan of up to an additional 25% off merchandise and services at JCPenney stores and JCP.com.
Job Title: Asst Manager Merch Trainee
Location: Clearwater, FL, United States - Countryside Mall 27001 Us Hwy 19 N
Job ID: 1069009
J.C. Penney Company Inc.
About this company
JCPenney is an American department store chain with 1,014 locations in 49 U.S. states and Puerto Rico.