Kathmandu is a leading global outdoor lifestyle brand whose journey began in Aotearoa New Zealand over thirty years ago, who is ranked No1 for Retail, Hospitality, Tourism & Entertainment in the Australian Financial Review (AFR) Boss Best Places To Work 2022!
We’re on a mission to improve the wellbeing of the world by getting more people outdoors, because nature has a positive transformative effect on us all. It makes us more happy, open, free and fun. And that’s why we’re all about creating the best sustainably made outdoor gear – to get people to experience nature’s benefits more often.
We’ve been out there for over 30 years living our best lives. Now you can too. Join us on our mission to improve the wellbeing of the world through the great outdoors.
A little about the role:
- Support the Store Manager in the profitable running of the store.
- Create an enjoyable experience for every customer by sharing your love of adventure.
- Work as part of a team to achieve sales and KPI targets.
- Assist in store operational requirements as requested by management
Who you are:
A passionate people person with a customer centric ethos, you will also share our excitement and passion for the outdoors and will be passionate about getting people “Out There”.
This is what you’ll need:
- Experience and understanding of the retail sales environment
- Exceptional problem-solving abilities
- Excellent communication skills
- Have a positive and flexible attitude
- Flexible availability.
- Strong initiative, motivation, and enthusiasm.
- Be adaptable and cope well within fast paced retail environment
- A genuine passion for our products and the growth of our business
- At Kathmandu your contributions have meaning and can drive change. Across our global offices we’ve invested in creating a community where talented, creative, inquisitive people can grow.
- Our culture is centred on embracing a growth mindset, pushing to ask if we’re out there enough and can we do better? We encourage our leaders and teams to bring their best every day.
- We believe that business is a force for good and putting people and the planet first. Sustainability is at the heart of everything we do.
As a Kathmanduer you will have:
- Genuine career opportunities throughout retail and Support Offices based in Christchurch and Melbourne
- The chance to work with a group of proactive individuals that make a difference
- Generous staff discounts for both Kathmandu and Ripcurl
- A comprehensive induction along with excellent future training and development options
Ready to become a Kathmanduer?
To apply now, click the link below to submit your CV and cover letter. Review of resumes will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.