Assistant Store Director - Georgia Aquarium

Do you have retail store management experience, does the wonder of marine life connect to your interests and curiosity, and do you want to work for an amazing company that puts its Team, Partners, Guests & Planet first?

Be a part of this fascinating “must-see” premier cultural destination located in downtown Atlanta. This experience provides and incredible store leadership opportunity at Georgia Aquarium – where visitors from all places and of all ages enjoy and explore the magic and discoveries that this world under the sea brings to life.

Imagine yourself leading our team and helping our guests create memorable experiences…Now imagine yourself in a rewarding Full-time Assistant Store Director role at our Georgia Aquarium gift shops!


As Assistant Store Director (Full-time Hourly), you will supervise and participate in day-to-day store operations, maximize the retail potential of the store, and ensure that our Guests and Team Members have the ultimate experience possible.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support Event Network’s Core Values and uphold our Company Culture that shapes the ultimate Team Member and Guest experience
  • Assist Store Director with the recruitment, retention, supervision and development of a talented team
  • Perform day-to-day store operations
  • Sales driven with a strong focus on guest service, visual merchandising, scheduling, and managing a team
  • Ensure merchandise is set according to the presentation plan and analyze merchandising trends
  • Ensure that the highest level of customer service is provided
  • Hold self and others accountable to high performance standards while providing Guests with memorable experiences


  • At least three years’ experience in a retail leadership role
  • Strong retail sales background, strong merchandising abilities, an entrepreneurial spirit, great interpersonal skills, and love to sell
  • Able to show dynamic leadership, hire and train staff, and motivate staff to promote maximum performance
  • Able to understand and follow all guest service programs
  • Open availability for a flexible work schedule that meets the needs of the business, including evenings, holidays and weekend shifts
  • Proven ability to create a positive work environment

Physical Demands – The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by a team member to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the Assistant Store Director is frequently required to stand; walk and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • The Assistant Store Director must frequently lift and/or move up to 40 pounds.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance

Work Location:

  • One location

Pay frequency:

  • Every other week

Paid Training:

  • Yes


  • Store Manager

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Work Remotely:

  • No

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Temperature screenings
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Virtual meetings
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place
Salary Range
$39,000.00 - 54,000.00
per Year
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Atlanta, GA 30313, US
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