Posted June 24, 2016 by Mark Esslinger
Piercing Pagoda is widely-known as the gold kiosk leader in shopping malls; it has grown from a single retail location in Whitehall, Pennsylvania, to the roughly 850 kiosks it is today. As the nation’s largest specialty kiosk retailer of gold jewelry, Piercing Pagoda has a history of serving and satisfying jewelry customers through its chain of kiosks located in the United States and Puerto Rico .
Acquired by Zale Corporation in 2000, Piercing Pagoda has broadened Zales’ range of customers by bringing in the teenage consumer who appreciates quality jewelry at entry-level price points. The acquisition provided Piercing Pagoda the opportunity to modernize its look and capitalize on the resources of Zale to provide its customers with more competitive and desirable products. Piercing Pagoda has brought to Zale Corporation yet another brand that is the leader in its market.
The ideal candidate will:
– Oversee several stores by evaluating sales potential, formulating plans to increase performance, and monitoring the results
– Ensure proper staffing of each store
– Develop strategies to achieve sales and profitability goals
– Monitor inventory levels
– Review stores for compliance with corporate accounting procedures
Job Requirements :
At least five years experience in a retail sales and service environment, and at least three to five years of experience in a District or Regional management role. Accomplishment with reaching sales goals, staff development and proven communication skills are essential for this position. Travel required. Jewelry experience is a plus!
At Zale, selling fine jewelry is our business, so it stands to reason that our store operations employees are the backbone of our business. These important positions are vital to the continuing success of our company.
So if you’re enthusiastic about a dynamic working environment that focuses on people and their achievements, you’ll want to check out the employment opportunities at Zale — where you’ll have the chance to pursue a career, not just hold down a job!
Zale Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and employs individuals without regard to race, age, religion, disability, gender or national origin.