Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. is the leading and only global company that offers an interactive make-your-own stuffed animal retail-entertainment experience. Founded in 1997, the company currently operates more than 400 Build-A-Bear Workshop® stores worldwide, including company-owned stores in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland, China and Denmark. We are proud to have been recognized as a FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® the last 10 years.

Ideal candidates for the FULL TIME ASSISTANT WORKSHOP MANAGER position should have the following characteristics and qualifications:

  • 2 plus years of retail supervisory experience with a proven, successful track record in a guest centric business, preferably in specialty retail
  • Exceptional leadership
  • Sales focused while engaging guests in creating a fun, memorable experience
  • Passionate, ambitious and success oriented
  • Models personal and professional integrity
  • Accountable for results ; takes pride and ownership of store operations
  • Attention to detail; planful and organized while being flexible and adaptable in our fast paced environment
  • Balances the appropriate levels of warmth and dominance in his/her management style
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Attracts and recruits solid candidates for all positions
  • Minimum of high school diploma or equivalent; college degree is a plus.
  • Open availability (including nights and weekends) to meet the needs of the business and maintain 37.5-40 hour five day work week
  • Demonstrates an appreciation for children of all ages

Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Insurance (health, dental, vision, disability and life)
  • Paid vacations
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid Birthday
  • 401(k)
  • Bonus incentives
  • Merchandise discounts
  • Rotating schedule that allows for work/life balance
  • A fun, engaging environment

 

Ideal candidates for the PART-TIME SALES ASSOCIATE position should have the following characteristics and qualifications:

  • Retail experience preferred
  • Exceptional selling skills, can engage in conversation with guests
  • Ambitious and success oriented
  • Models professional and personal integrity
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Organized and plans ahead; pays attention to detail
  • Flexible and adaptable in a fast paced environment
  • Demonstrated success of working as a member of a team
  • Ability to meet sales and profitability goals
  • Maintain a professional appearance to meet company standards
  • Engages guests in creating a fun and memorable experience
  • Ability to accept feedback
  • Cash handling experience
  • Minimum of high school diploma or equivalent or in process of completing
  • Availability that meets the needs of the business, including nights and weekends
  • Must be 18 years of age to apply.

Benefits:

  • Competitive wages
  • Merchandise discounts
  • Flexible schedule that allows for work/life balance
  • Paid Birthday
  • A fun, engaging environment

 

If you love kids and believe that providing a fun experience for Guests results in a fun place to work, then apply online today!  www.buildabear.com/brand-about-careers.html