Kit and Ace The Shop Director – Vancouver, BC Full Time in Vancouver, BC

Kit and Ace

Branch Vancouver BC CA

The Shop Director – Vancouver, BC
Vancouver, BC

Creative, adaptable, entrepreneurial and driven by integrity. As The Shop Director , you will be responsible for all aspects of the shop and brand in your…

As The Shop Director , 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.

  • 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


  • 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
  • Creative, adaptable, entrepreneurial and driven by integrity
  • Living and designing a life that is uniquely your own via goal setting and personal responsibility
  • 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: Permanent, full-time position

Compensation: Let’s talk!

Location: Vancouver, BC

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 411 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 and attaching 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 5 years) and explain how this position will assist you in reaching your objectives.

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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: Full Time
Location: Vancouver, BC, CA
Posted on: 2015-03-21
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