Event Rental Showroom Advisor | Halloween Temp Store Manager

Permanent Full-Time Position

Location: Dartmouth, NS


Who are YOU?

Reporting to the Showroom Manager, the Halloween Temp Store Manager is the leader of our Halloween Temp Store. We are seeking a self-motivated superstar who exudes high energy and enthusiasm. The Halloween Manager is hands-on, opening and closing the store, leading the team with excellent customer service, has a high standard for organization and cleanliness.  They must possess superior time-management skills to schedule staff, delegate tasks, resolve conflict and multitask; the Halloween Manager will create a culture of high productivity and teamwork.

The successful candidate will be expected to effectively communicate our policies and procedures with staff. They will have strong sales skills; identify sales opportunities, upsell/cross-sell products. Firsthand knowledge or the ability to quickly learn and master all products, and have an understanding of balancing cash, credit card reports and POS/rental software systems are great assets.

This role requires a manager who is very organized, an amazing leader with an excellent business sense and keen attention to detail. You will be tasked with running the store, managing staff productivity, while maximizing profits and minimizing loss. If you meet the above requirements and have experience in retail sales, we want YOU! To sum up, to be part of our dynamic team, we need you to have the following skills and attributes:

  • 3+ years’ experience in Retail Management
  • Honest, with a positive attitude
  • Customer service oriented
  • Goal driven and highly organized
  • Must be a hands-on Manager
  • Ability to lift up to 30lbs
  • Available to work weekdays Evenings, holidays, and weekends
  • Post-Secondary education (Preferably PR, Event Management or Sales)
  • Knowledge of rental & POS software an asset


Some positions may start training on a part-time basis in early July. Committed applicants can expect to receive full-time hours (35-40 hrs / week) from the end of August 2017 until mid-November 2017. Management hours can be expected to be 40+ hrs / week once stores are opened and after the Halloween season Temp Store Manager will transition into the Showroom Advisor position.  The Showroom Advisor is typically the first point of contact for our clients. You must have superior customer service skills and a base knowledge of event rentals to meet and EXCEED our client needs.  You will be expected to ascertain all pertinent info regarding an event to ensure recommendation of optimal rental products and services. The successful candidate will be expected to identify additional sales opportunities, upsell/cross-sell products and place orders/process payments within our POS and rental software systems.


Who is Glow?

With an eye on growth and a commitment to serve our client’s event related needs, Glow has evolved from a small sign business into a multi-division company with over 30 full-time employees. In business for 20 years, Glow has been an event industry leader throughout the Maritimes! Innovation and a dedicated workforce has been key in our continued growth and because of this, we are on the move again! Join us on our path to success as we settle into our new home in Dartmouth including a showroom, warehouse and head office conveniently situated under one roof at 461 Windmill Rd.

Glow is in the business of happiness! Smiling children as they take their first ‘bounce’ at their school spring fling, exhilarated co-workers racing through the Ultimate Challenge obstacle during their corporate team builder, and the astonished look on a brides’ face as she walks into the wedding reception of her dreams are the reactions we strive for at Glow!

Does this sound like a team in which you would like to collaborate?  Your resume and a dynamic cover letter is the first step in getting you in the door, your positive attitude, motivation, and PERFORMANCE will enable you to excel within the company.  Glow offers competitive wages, a bonus structure and great benefits package. Glow offers incredible opportunities to build your career! It could start here!

Based on criteria and ‘fit’, please click ‘Apply Now’ if this opportunity is for you! Please include an updated resume & cover letter and reference Temp Store Mgr. / Showroom Advisor in the email subject line.

Please note due to the high volume of applicants, we will only contact qualified candidates.



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