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Nov 24, 2022

Katy, US, 77492

Assistant General Manager - Katy, TX


The Cigars International Katy, TX is seeking a talented enthusiastic Assistant General Manager to be a brand ambassador for our retail store in the Katy, TX and assist in creating a unique retail experience for our customers by helping to manage day-to-day operations in our store. This individual would embody our vision to create the ultimate customer experience in a retail store, have a background in retail and/or luxury goods and a strong business acumen.



  • Formulating strategic business development plans to ensure brand growth and long-term financial success
  • Assist in setting standards and objectives for retail sales staff
  • Educating and holding sales team to company goals, visual merchandising directives, product knowledge, and customer service standards
  • Overseeing and optimizing daily retail associate routines to ensure efficiency
  • Working closely with the store manager to set and deliver upon sales and profit goals
  • Monitoring all store expenses to ensure the store stays in line with the set budget objective
  • Creating and enforcing employee schedules
  • Monitoring progress of store goals and driving results
  • Ability to execute all store operations and ensure they completed satisfactorily
  • Coaching team members to achieve their personal best
  • Managing Labor hours to reach hourly wage goal set by store Manager
  • Assigning daily duties for deployment positions
  • Monitor the store systems to be sure they are properly functioning and maintained (lighting, HVAC, humidification, water treatment, plumbing, alarm and surveillance)



Requirements/Core Competencies:

  • At least 2 years of management experience preferably in a retail setting
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience using Microsoft Dynamics AX is preferred but not required
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Ability to input, retrieve and analyze data
  • Hands-on commitment to getting the job done.
  • Proven ability to direct and coordinate operations
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • A general understanding of cigars and the Cigar Industry is preferred by not required
  • The ability to supervise and motivate staff




We value our employees and in addition to our competitive salaries, we offer a competitive benefit package to our talented team members including:

  • Comprehensive Health Care, Vision & Dental Plan
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Disability Plans
  • Basic & Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Additional Supplemental Benefits
  • Paid Vacation, Paid Time Off (PTO) days, Holidays
  • 401(k) Retirement Saving Plan including a generous Company match
  • Company Pension Plan

Nearest Major Market: Houston