Flagship Store Manager – Los Angeles

Date posted:
Company: On
Location: Los Angeles (CA), N/A
Job Type: Full-Time

At a Glance:

What if you could wear your favorite shoe, all day and everywhere?

We are thrilled to announce the opening of a flagship retail store in Los Angeles, California, and are in search of a Store Leader. This position will help lead the store opening process, which includes partnering with our Talent team to hire a dream team and build the On community in LA.

Your Team:

At On North America we are passionate about running, the planet, our community, growing our team, and bringing the fastest growing running brand globally, to new customers. Be it in our offices in Portland or New York, supporting our stores across the country, running and hiking trails all over, we remain committed to fun, broadening our horizons, holding ourselves to the highest standards, and we’re looking for more people who share these values to join us.

The On North America Retail team is a group of highly motivated and entrepreneurial individuals who are determined to find unique ways to deliver a premium product, and an exceptional customer experience in our hot pursuit of perfection. We embrace diversity and reward imagination, challenge the status quo and challenge ourselves to think, and move, differently.

Your Mission:

  • Embody and communicate On’s values and brand philosophy to internal and external customers
  • Manage schedules for all store associates, collaborate with our talent team on Talent administration processes (e.g. payroll, onboarding, career progression and recruiting) 
  • Act as the in-store troubleshooting expert for On’s store systems
  • Oversee inventory management and processes 
  • Monitor the Loss Prevention Program to protect the Company’s inventory and assets and minimize annual shrink
  • Support piloting, innovation and implementation of digital solutions in retail environments by working closely with our retail tech and omni-channel team 
  • Execute product strategy and work closely with our sales planning and trade marketing team for assortment selection and visual merchandising
  • Continually offer direct feedback and support to Store Associates and facilitate bi-annual performance reviews for Store Associates
  • Implement initial and ongoing learning and development programs for the store team while collaborating with L&D Specialist
  • Provide exceptional service to each and every customer
  • Create an inclusive workplace culture by treating all employees and customers with respect
  • Maintain awareness of market trends in the retail industry, understand forthcoming customer initiatives, and monitor what local competitors are doing

Your Story:

  • 6+ years of experience in a retail setting
  • 4+ years in a management role at a customer-focused, operationally excellent retailer
  • Ability to confidently lead a team, oversee operations, sell product and drive financial performance
  • Operational retail excellence experience, e.g. SOPs, Inventory management experience
  • An entrepreneurial spirit who expects the unexpected and takes calculated risks to deliver results
  • Affinity to digital innovation and savviness in retail tech systems  is a strong plus  
  • Exceptional organizational skills and aptitude to proactively anticipate future store needs
  • Ability to read, write and speak English fluently. Any other language is a plus
  • Ability to work weekends, evenings and holidays as needed

What we offer:

We offer a dynamic, challenging and sportive environment that has been ranked as the ‘fastest growing sports company’ of its time. With offices across the globe, we are an international team who is hungry to innovate and build something incredible. We foster an active environment where each individual thrives for excellence and can achieve their full potential. This is where your work matters, you’re hands-on and your team members are amongst the very best in their respective disciplines and fields. 

If you are driven to bring On to the next level, curious about the opportunity and want to be part of our growing team send us your application, and join the ONiverse!


On is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to creating a work environment that is fair and inclusive, where all decisions related to recruitment, advancement, and retention are free of discrimination. We are requesting that you provide sensitive demographic information such as gender identity and race/ethnicity to help us ensure that we are creating equitable and fair experiences for all potential future team members. You are not required to provide this demographic information and this information will in no way impact your eligibility for hire.