Associate Store Lead (Tokyo)



Tokyo, Japan
Posted on Monday, December 11, 2023

At a Glance:

This is your opportunity to become a core part of On’s Direct-to-Consumer (DTC) Retail team and take on the responsibility to co-lead On’s retail store in Tokyo. As one of the first hires, On will rely on you to help co-define the various store operation processes.

You will be in charge of the store’s overall performance and delivering exceptional customer service every day. You will oversee all store related operations from inventory management to IT systems to customer flows and product training, as well as all internal team related responsibilities.

Your Team:

As you might expect from a young consumer brand, the Store Retail team at On is a fast-paced place to be. Together with your store team, as well as the global Store Retail team, you will help to revolutionize conventional retail business and deliver the WOW to our customers on a daily basis.

Your Mission:

  • Continuously embrace and communicate On’s values and brand philosophy in team and customer interactions
  • Support staff planning and hiring to build a high performing team
  • Contribute to implementation of ongoing learning and development programs for the store team and on-the-job coaching / training as needed
  • Support monitoring of store key performance indicator to track health of business operations
  • Oversee FoH (Front-of-House) operations to ensure that exceptional service is provided to each and every customer
  • Oversee inventory management and BoH (Back-of-House) processes for optimized stock levels as well as inbound and outbound product flow requirements
  • Act as the in-store troubleshooting expert for On's store systems and core processes

Your Story:

  • 3-5+ years of experience in a customer-focused setting including managerial responsibilities
  • Operational retail experience in a sports, tech and / or fashion environment is a strong plus
  • A collaborative team player with strong interpersonal, hospitality and communication skills
  • An entrepreneurial spirit and exceptional organizational skills to proactively anticipate future store needs
  • Ability to read, write and speak English fluently
  • Ability to work weekends, evenings and holidays as needed