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Store Manager Wanted at Backdoor Surf


We are looking for a motivated individual with exceptional retail management skills to fill the Manager role in our Northwest Store.

Drawing on your genuine interest in the surf and/or skate industry, you will be responsible for managing the store and extending our customer network.

To fill this challenging role, you will have a strong background in clothing or hardware retail store management with a focus on people, sales and exceptional customer service. The successful candidate will also be a positive role model, reliable and flexible, driven, someone who leads by example, and enjoys a hands-on role.

The strengths we require are:

  • Experience in retail management overseeing several staff
  • Surf or skate hardware knowledge a must
  • Ability to lead, motivate, communicate and inspire your team
  • High standard of customer service skills
  • Passionate about sales in both apparel and hardware
  • Sales driven with a desire to exceed targets
  • Ability to work and communicate effectively with a variety of people
  • Conflict and problem resolution skills
  • Strong visual merchandiser


  • Days of work: Tuesday – Saturday (full days)
  • Starting mid-June

Please email the Backdoor management application form (http://www.backdoor.co.nz/page/careers.aspx), cover letter and CV to [email protected]

Due to the high number of applicants we receive, only successful applicants will be contacted. We wish you all the best!

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.