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Snowsport /Outdoor Department Manager


Posted by Ski Country Outdoors. on 09/11/2023

Job Basics

Industry Sector: Lifestyle, Outdoor, Snow

Job Categories: Customer Service, Ecommerce Management, Management, Management - Sales, Management - Team, Marketing & Digital Marketing, Merchandising, Retail - Management- Staff, Retail - Sales, Social Media - Digital Marketing

Company Type: Accessories, Apparel/SoftGoods, HardGoods/Equipment, Service, Retail, TravelandTourism

State: NC

City: Charlotte

Country: United States

Required Experience: 1 - 3 years

Contact Name: James Hunt

Contact Phone: 7045232553

Job Type: Full Time

Salary: $18-20 pr hr

Required to Relocate: Yes

Required to Travel: No

Employee May Telecommute: No

Job Seeker Must Live Within: 50+ miles

Job Description & Requirements

We are looking for a Full Time Manager to join our team here at Ski Country Outdoors!



About Ski Country Outdoors:


Ski Country Outdoors is located in the LoSo Neighborhood of Uptown Charlotte. Charlotte is home to a vibrant outdoor community with many top-rated recreational activities & destinations, restaurants, breweries, music, and arts scene. Charlotte is a melting pot of outdoor enthusiasts being that is near several lakes and only 2-3 hr drives to the mountains and beach.  


Ski Country Outdoors offers prospects the opportunity to work in a beautiful location, to grow their skills and to share a passion for skiing, boarding and outdoor adventures. Ideal candidates are leaders in the work place that wish to join a unique, values-driven organization.



Job Description:

This position is a multifaceted position that will keep you busy from one-on-one customer sales, sales floor and back office duties, input for product procurement, marketing, community outreach, and potential shop work if desired. 




  • The manager is a critical leader in the store developing and motivating seasonal sales teams to directly impact Ski Country Outdoors organizational goals.
  • Works side by side with two other managers to oversee day to day floor sales and organization of sales floor.
  • Help create social media content and ecommerce listings.
  • Data entry for new merchandise and online order processing.
  • Have creative new ideas for generating new revenue.
  • Assist with several off site festivals and events where we will have a booth.





  • Applicants should possess full day to day ski shop sales, service, and rental operational knowledge.
  • Custom boot fitting, modifications and repair shop experience is preferred but not necessary.
  • Previous experience in retail, fashion, customer service, or other related fields.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Must have strong interpersonal relationship skills.
  • Strong passion to grow their knowledge for their position.
  • Have a self-driven mindset.
  • Able to work nights and weekends.


About Ski Country Outdoors.

Ski Country Sports began in 1983 in the mountains of Banner Elk, North Carolina. Our roots were humble, and we’ve grown since then, but our vision that drives us is still clear: to provide the best outdoor gear in the world and to be the best at doing it. In our 35 years of business, we have expanded to Boone, Asheville, and Charlotte, NC. With these locations we have been able to expand our year round merchandise and services into the biking, rafting, hiking, trail running, and general outdoor apparel avenues. Stop in to see us and get geared up for your next outdoor adventure.