Manager in Training - Dirt Cheap in Baton Rouge, LA at Dirt Cheap

Date Posted: 11/15/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are Channel Control Merchants, an extreme value retailer with a unique, no frills buying experience.  We negotiate the best price on closeouts, excess inventory, customer returns & salvage products to deliver excellent deals to our customers.  “Excellent Deals, Dirt Cheap!”  We have been in business for over 30 years providing our industry leading services to U.S. and international companies.  We meet their specific geographic distribution requirements for resale by selling through our network of over 105 retail stores, or through export operations to over 40 countries worldwide.

We have experienced significant growth in the last three years and we have aggressive plans to continue to expand in the coming years.

Dirt Cheap in Baton Rouge, LA is accepting résumés/applications for a MANAGER-IN-TRAINING!

The Manager-in-Training ensures that all aspects of running a safe, efficient, productive and profitable store are achieved.

Training will be conducted in Hattiesburg, MS or Baton Rouge, LA.

At Dirt Cheap, a Manager in Training (MIT) is placed into our MIT Program, which is designed to equip participants with the tools and knowledge that is necessary for success as a store manager within Dirt Cheap. This training program will include training on company policies and expectations including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Warehouse distribution and management
  • Retail store management
  • Loss Prevention/Risk Management
  • Human Resources
  • Employee recruitment and retention
  • Retail auditing
  • Merchandise allocation, pricing, and planning

The MIT position requires the ability of relocation to an assigned store located predominately in the southeast US within 6 months to 1 year of hire.

Job Requirements

The ideal candidate would demonstrate:

  • An upbeat, positive, and motivating attitude
  • Superior communication and customer service skills
  • Computer proficiency, particularly with Microsoft Office
  • A strong fit with our organization’s unique culture
  • The ability to think quickly and efficiently
  • Honesty and integrity with others
  • A passion for the personal and professional growth of others

Bachelor’s Degree and/or management experience within a related field that totals no less than three years

Pre-employment background check and drug screen required.

Benefits include Health, Dental and Life Insurances, 401(k), Vacation and Holidays after meeting eligibility requirements.