Store Manager

JapanLA Los Angeles, CA
  • compensation depends on experience
    + Bonuses
  • Full Time
  • Employee Discounts
  • Employer Fairly Likely to Respond

We are looking for a Full-Time Store Manager for our new location: JapanLA Pop Up Space, in Little Tokyo, Downtown L.A. We specialize in cute or "kawaii" brands of Japan and Japanese-inspired brands from the U.S. like Hello Kitty, Rilakkuma, and tokidoki. We are looking for an experienced person who loves cute stuff and who also meets the below job requirements.

Must be available 5 days per week, including weekends.

Store Hours: Sunday - Thursday 11am - 8pm, Friday/Saturday 11am - 9pm

Must have at least 1 year experience as a manager in a retail or sales related field.

Duties include:

Managing staff and sales floor

Selling and helping customers in a friendly and attentive manner

Customer Service

Prevent shoplifting by being engaged with customers

Achieving daily and monthly sales goals

Point of Sale - Ringing up customers

Receiving and entering stock

Learning product knowledge related to the store

Merchandising - keeping the store neat and tidy and rearranging

Answer emails and phone regarding general questions

Social Media - update Instagram & Facebook multiple times daily

Help with Special Store Events

General Cleaning and Organizing

Email us with:

1. Resume

2. Cover letter explaining why you want to work here and why you are the perfect fit

3. General info about yourself and your interests

4. Salary requirements

5. Days and hours you are able to work

JapanLA is a unique retail shop that caters to adults who love “kawaii” or “cute” character goods. We carry toys, gifts, apparel, accessories, art, and more, all inspired by Japanese and Los Angeles Pop Culture. We also feature special Pop-Up shops with local brands and brands from Japan. Jamie Rivadeneira started the store, in 2006. 

JapanLA is a lifestyle brand. We curate theme parties and art shows, including the most recent Hello Kitty Exhibition Art Show, at the Japanese American National Museum, in L.A.

JapanLA encourages people of all ages to embrace their love of cute things and share it with friends! Join the Cute Culture!

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