About Us: The Silver Bay YMCA Conference & Family Retreat Center was founded in 1902 and is located in Silver Bay, NY. Its 700 acre campus along one mile of Lake George shoreline offers a wide breadth of programs for all people and ages. Silver Bay YMCA presently employs ~50 full-time staff members plus a seasonal staff of ~200. Silver Bay YMCA is consistently ranked one of the top ten family reunion sites in the country and is on the National Register of Historic Places with the U.S. Department of the Interior.
Mission: The mission of Silver Bay YMCA is to foster a lifelong sense of belonging, strengthen relationships, and nurture spirit, mind, and body for all.
Desired Impact: Because of the Silver Bay YMCA, personal and family bonds are stronger. People are more connected, respectful, and caring; have the confidence to develop to their fullest potential; and impact the communities in which they live. Inspired by the beauty of the landscape at Silver Bay, they become better stewards of the environment.
Position reports to: Maletta Hourigan, CFO
Classification: Full Time/Non-Exempt
Salary and Benefits: Salary commensurate with experience. Excellent benefits package.
Application Deadline: Applications accepted until the position is filled. Interviews for qualified applicants will begin immediately.
General Function: Reporting to the CFO, the Gift Shop Manager is a full-time position that provides a hands on approach of the day to day operation of the Silver Bay gift shop. This position requires a multifaceted retail approach with duties that include merchandise sourcing, vendor relations, inventory control, direct sales and returns, cash management, customer service, seasonal staff oversight and other business activities including various reporting. As Silver Bay operates several seasonal retail outlets, the opportunity for advancement to oversee multiple retail locations exists for the ideal candidate. The ideal candidate is creative and proactively looks for way to serve our guests needs while balancing the fiscal components of a retail location. He/she is cognizant of current trends in areas such as apparel and sundries and employs best practices in an evolving marketplace while simultaneously maintaining/ improving the Silver Bay brand.
For more information about this position and for instructions on how to apply, please visit our website at https://silverbay.org/employment/