Founded in 1965, Wave Hill is a 28-acre public garden and cultural center overlooking the Hudson River and Palisades, in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. Its mission is to celebrate the artistry and legacy of its garden and landscapes, to preserve its magnificent views, and to explore human connections to the natural world through programs in horticulture, education and the arts. For more information about Wave Hill, please visit www.wavehill.org.
Reporting to the Director of Visitor Services, Wave Hill seeks a Retail Manager with experience and creativity in merchandising and marketing who will maintain a high level of excellence in all aspects of the management of the Wave Hill Shop and the Perkins Visitor Center including:
Buying & Merchandise Responsibilities:
Fiscal Responsibilities and Sales Growth:
Personnel Management & Communication:
B.A. required with a minimum of 5 years retail management experience, with proven track record of meeting sales goals for a high volume retail operation; Must have very strong inventory management and analytical skills, and hands-on merchandising experience for the NY Metropolitan area; Basic knowledge of plants, plant care, and gardening required. Strong communication skills with the ability to engage the public is required. Must be able to work flexible schedule including weekends and holidays.
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