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RunUnited Assistant Store Manager


Posted by RunUnited on 02/12/2024

Job Basics

Industry Sector: Action, Fitness, Lifestyle, Outdoor

Job Categories: Management, Management - Brand, Management - Product -Brand, Management - Sales, Management - Team, Operations, Purchasing, Retail - Sales

Company Type: Accessories, Apparel/SoftGoods, Retailer

State: TX

City: Mansfield

Country: United States

Required Experience: 0 - 1 year

Business Phone: 800-619-8104

Job Type: Full Time

Salary: $45,000

Required to Relocate: No

Required to Travel: No

Employee May Telecommute: No

Job Seeker Must Live Within: 25 miles

Job Description & Requirements

Company: RunUnited - Running and Specialty Footwear

Job Type: Full-time

About Us:

RunUnited is a leading retailer specializing in running and specialty footwear, dedicated to providing high-quality products and exceptional customer service. Our mission is to inspire and support individuals on their fitness and wellness journeys by offering a curated selection of top-notch running and athletic footwear.

Position Overview:

We are seeking a dynamic and passionate individual to join our team as an Assistant Store Manager. The ideal candidate will have a deep appreciation for running and fitness, along with a proven track record of leadership in a retail environment. As the Assistant Store Manager, you will play a crucial role in supporting the overall success of the store by assisting with daily operations, managing staff, and ensuring an outstanding customer experience.

Compensation: $20/hr during training, converting to annual salary of $45,000 after completion of training.

Schedule: varies with Store hours and needs



  • Team Leadership:
    • Supervise and motivate a team of sales associates.
    • Provide coaching and training to enhance staff product knowledge and customer service skills.
    • Foster a positive and collaborative work environment.
  • Customer Service:
    • Ensure a high level of customer satisfaction by delivering exceptional service.
    • Address customer inquiries, concerns, and feedback in a professional manner.
    • Maintain a strong knowledge of product features and benefits to assist customers effectively.
  • Operations:
    • Assist in the day-to-day operations of the store.
    • Monitor inventory levels and assist with merchandise replenishment.
    • Collaborate with the Store Manager on visual merchandising and product displays.
  • Sales and Goals:
    • Contribute to the achievement of sales targets and KPIs.
    • Implement sales strategies to maximize store performance.
    • Analyze sales reports and identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Training and Development:
    • Participate in ongoing training programs for self and team members.
    • Identify areas for improvement and implement training initiatives accordingly.


  • Previous retail management experience, preferably in a footwear or athletic apparel setting.
  • Passion for running and an understanding of the running and fitness industry.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills.
  • Proven ability to drive sales and achieve targets.
  • Excellent organizational and time management abilities.
  • Flexibility to work evenings, weekends as needed.


  • Competitive salary.
  • Employee discounts on merchandise.
  • Health and wellness benefits.
  • Opportunities for career advancement.

If you are an enthusiastic and results-driven individual with a passion for running and a commitment to exceptional customer service, we invite you to apply for the position of Assistant Store Manager at RunUnited. Join us in promoting a healthy and active lifestyle through quality footwear and a supportive team environment.


RunUnited is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

About RunUnited

Run United is a running store located in Texas, providing the running gear and gear needed to fuel your run. Run United offers a wide selection of the latest running shoes, apparel and accessories from all the top brands. Whether you are an advanced runner looking for advice on race-day preparation or just getting started on your first day of running, RunUnited staff is ready to help. RunUnited also offers free seminars on nutrition and training techniques as well as group runs that help keep motivation going. With our online running store nearby, you can easily find the perfect gear to take your next run to the next level. We are the Best Shoe Store in Dallas, Fort Worth, Arlington.