Retail store manager

Job Description

Riverwood, The Everything is Awesome Store in Cooperstown NY is looking for an enthusiastic, and experienced manager, to handle day-to-day operation at our location on Main Street.

We are offering competitive pay, with yearly bonuses to the right individual!

Riverwood seeks a visionary and driven Store Manager with a successful background in leadership and sales, who will partner with the store owners to achieve the goals of the company and steward its mission.This position collaborates with a lean staff of Full and part-time employees and organizational staff. The Store Manager reports to the owners.

We sell:

Jewelry, Unique Gifts, Leather Journals, Brighton Handbags, Wallets, Belts, and JewelryPendleton Handbags, Luggage, and Accessories, Men’s Shirting, Wallets.Toys, Games, Puzzles, and novelties for all ages and Everything that’s Awesome.


Candidates should have at least three years of management experience. S/he must demonstrate a collaborative, inclusive, hands-on management style that addresses the specific format of the organization. S/he must be able to manage multiple priorities, resourcefully seek out support, and motivate him/herself and others to set and meet goals. The successful candidate must be exceptionally well-organized, focused, entrepreneurial, diplomatic, community-minded, and detail-oriented. S/he must be a strategic thinker, a passionate self-starter, a conscientious relationship builder, and an inspiring leader who can comprise diverse points-of-view into a cohesive vision for the organization’s future. Essential skills include: excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication; mastery of Microsoft Office and Excel, social media, email marketing, database systems, and basic digital image editing; and a deep, broad understanding of and appreciation for contemporary culture, style, and product trends.

Responsibilities :

Retail managers are responsible for every aspect of the day-to-day supervision of the store, including sales, staff, stock and resources management.


Ability and willingness to work nights, weekends, and holidays as needed

Capable of standing, walking, bending, squatting, kneeling, reaching, and/or twisting for up to eight hours or more per day

Capable of lifting, carrying, and maneuvering objects that weigh up to 50 pounds

Salary and Benefits:

This is a full-time, salaried position and requires year-round residency in the Cooperstown area. Salary is commensurate with experience. Benefits include paid time off, store discounts, and a generous performance-based bonuses. Weekend work is required on a regular basis with days off in mid-week.

Application Instructions:

Qualified candidates are invited to apply by sending a resume, cover letter, and contact information for three references through email with the subject line “Store Manager Application.”Please no phone calls or Facebook messages.

Full-time sales associate

Job Description

If you are awesome, and want a fulfilling job, where your awesomeness is rewarded, we welcome you to The Everything is Awesome Store in Cooperstown NY!

  • If you are unique , playful, fun, energetic self-starter , who is looking to gain valuable experience at a place where your accomplishments are rewarded , AWESOME, RIVERWOOD wants YOU!
  • Riverwood, an independent, locally owned business is currently looking for amazing, playful people to join our team.

We have both full-time and part-time positions, but are looking for a minimum commitment of 26 hours per week and at least one weekend day.

Compensation is competitive, with commission based bonuses.


Customer Service - provide excellent customer service and making them #1

Diligently growing the customer loyalty program

Ensures merchandise standards

Maintain proper opening and closing procedures

Operates cash register and follows cash handling processes

Always willing to communicate to upper management

Being someone we can depend on to help our company thrive and grow

Maintain a clean and organized store**


Ability to interact with customers and coworkers in a calm and understanding manner

Able to perform normal store standards including standing for long periods of time, unpacking and checking in merchandise, and any inventories that is requested

Math aptitude

Flexible Schedule that includes weekday or nights, and weekend shifts. Please include your availability with your resume.

Interest and knowledge of popular culture trends, including fashion and toys

Application Instructions:

Qualified candidates are invited to apply by sending a resume through email. Please no phone calls or Facebook messages.

Job Type : Full-time


Event Host



Job Description

We are searching for the right candidate to fill Per-diem positions, hosting events at local establishments, including restaurants and bars.
This is great experience for anyone looking to expand their skills, make some money playing games, meet new people, engage in their community, and truly make somebody's day! Although you will be serving as a brand ambassador to our central location in Cooperstown, this will be a commitment-free way for people to connect with each other off site. Participants should leave the Game Nights, Birthday Parties or Special events feeling excited to attend another, and eager to stop into the store.
Candidates must be able to direct groups of people in an organized way, be timely, able to interact with different types of people, and ready and willing to have fun!
Hosts must have a flexible schedule, for this engaging in position which will require 1 to 3 evenings per week of availability, including one weekend day.

Application Instructions:

Please send an email, or respond to this ad with your interest in the position, and full resume.

Job Type : Part-time