Kit and Ace The Shop Director – North Toronto, ON Contract in North Toronto, ON

Kit and Ace

Branch North Toronto ON CA

The Shop Director – North Toronto, ON
North Toronto, ON

All other business departments. As The Shop Director, Briar Hill, Toronto you will be responsible for all aspects of the shop and brand in your respective…

As The Shop Director, Briar Hill, Toronto you will be responsible for all aspects of the shop and brand in your respective market, and treat it as if it were your own. In this dynamic role you will support establishing the brand in market, creating exceptional brand experiences and developing a world-class team of leaders. You are essential in shaping the brand character of Kit and Ace, as well as for running an entrepreneurial business that anchors the brand in market.


  • Allocate 30% of your time to lead, develop, coach and guide your team in establishing goals and developing their competencies that drive performance
  • Model the company culture, and exemplify our shared values on a day-to-day basis
  • Define, model and demonstrate the behaviours that enhance engagement, build enduring relationships and represent the Kit and Ace brand at all times
  • Support the development of a culture that balances financial results and an execution-focus with a fun, dynamic and creative atmosphere
  • Foster an environment of continuous learning and development that embraces individuality
  • Run an entrepreneurial business that is rooted in the intricate workings of the city in which it resides
  • Build authentic relationships and connections with our target market and those inspire them
  • Responsible for developing innovative strategies that support business, brand, culture and people growth that result in driving top line sales
  • Understand the importance of “customer” experience and continuously creates an unexpected and noteworthy experience
  • Hire and develop an exceptional team that is able to drive strategy and produce results
  • Capable of working in a fast paced and highly flexible environment
  • Understand the importance of community partnerships and how to apply the principle of abundance
  • Support and hold your team accountable for business strategy and results
  • Develop your team via the company culture and development tools
  • Own the strategy and development of high performing team members, and up and coming leaders
  • Manage the daily as well as long term needs of the business


  • Smart, intelligent, fun, goal orientated, and driven by Integrity
  • Living and designing a life that is uniquely your own via goal setting and personal
  • A proven leader with documented success in leading noteworthy projects and teams
  • You are a visionary and have the ability to see the big picture
  • An undergraduate business related degree, or diploma
  • An exceptional communicator, both internal and external
  • A relationship builder in the city and neighbourhood – a true connector – out and about building key relationships
  • Ability take initiative and manage multiple projects and once
  • Ability to effectively receive and communicate feedback
  • Results-oriented and process driven, with high expectations of self and team

Reports to: District Director

Working Team: Shop Team

Works Closely with: All other business departments

Type: Contract

Compensation: Let’s talk!

Location: North Toronto, Ontario

Keep in mind that Kit and Ace is a brand new company and everybody does a little bit of everything.

As the company grows, opportunities will present themselves and internal mobility and growth will be encouraged. We need awesome, hard-working people now that understand the ethos behind a start-up and are willing and excited to be a part of everything that goes along with it.

Please apply by responding to the email listed below and attach your resume and cover letter in either PDF or MS Word format. In your cover letter please outline your mid-term life goals (the next five years) and explain how this position will assist you in reaching your objectives.

[email protected]

While we thank all applicants for their interest, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Thank-you for your interest in Kit and Ace!

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2015-08-01
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