Studio Manager
Crock A Doodle
Blue Mountains, ON

Studio & Events Manager, Blue Mountain Village Location
(40 hrs/week+), available to work weekends, evenings, and holidays

Overview:
Crock A Doodle Paint your own Pottery studio is a fun and colourful retail concept at the Village at Blue Mountain. We’re looking for a dynamic and motivated individual to oversee and manage this buzzy business. We need a retail manager with a proven track record for success, ideas to build local brand awareness and loads of energy to plan and execute successful events. This is an exciting and challenging role with great perks and potential for the right candidate.

About Crock A Doodle:
Crock A Doodle is Canada’s own paint your own pottery company with now 39 locations! We bring people together to create, laugh, share and grow. Guests enjoy creative together-time transforming ready-to-paint pottery pieces into their own amazing works of art. We professionally glaze and kiln-fire pieces to a brilliant finish to become functional dish ware, unique souvenirs, one-of-a-kind gifts and precious keepsakes.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage and oversee the studio
  • Follow systems to ensure success
  • Set the tone for a fun, friendly environment with service people will talk about
  • Hire, train and develop the best staff to deliver the WOW
  • Manage scheduling, inventory, ordering, and daily administration
  • Oversee the pottery glaze and kiln production process
  • Execute local studio marketing activities to build brand buzz
  • Build and leverage local community contacts
  • Plan successful events in-studio and out in the community
  • Communicate actively and openly with the Head Office team
  • Be accountable to drive the overall performance of the studio

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in a busy retail setting, with store level management experience
  • Over-the-top customer service orientation
  • A passion for creativity and desire to share it with others
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Positive team player and infectious personality
  • A self-motivated multi-tasker, who enjoys busy and is not easily overwhelmed
  • Clear, legible, accurate handwriting with excellent spelling
  • Accurate and fast typing skills

Compensation:
Competitive $40,000 annual salary, with quarterly bonus incentives based on key performance measures, and endless personal pottery-painting perks! To apply, please send your resume via email and include a few paragraphs explaining why you are a good fit for Crock A Doodle and for this position.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $40,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • Management: 1 year (Required)

Location:

  • Blue Mountains, ON (Required)