The Black Tux is hiring a

Store Leader (San Francisco)

San Francisco, United States

The Black Tux has changed the tuxedo and suit rental game. We took the dusty tux shop to task in every way, and renting a tuxedo is finally a convenient, positive experience.  We offer: better suits, with a better fit, entirely online.  We have grown considerably since our 2013 launch. As long as we continue to add talented people to our team, we know our best days are ahead.

The Black Tux is looking for an engaging Store Leader to help us build our retail presence in San Francisco.  The candidate will work with the Director of Retail to develop the foundation for our retail business and community presence.  We are looking for an individual who can work in a fast paced environment and has great interpersonal skills.  In this role, you will focus on executing processes and procedures that help us consistently provide an amazing customer experience, and ensure that the store exceeds performance targets, and maintains brand consistency.

What you'll do

  • Understand and communicate The Black Tux’s values and brand philosophy to customers and staff
  • Optimize processes to make things run more efficiently and smoothly  
  • Manage scheduling and time-off matters for all retail store associates
  • Manage all operations, budgeting, planning, and visual merchandising
  • Coordinate periodic store events with The Black Tux marketing and business development teams
  • Develop and ensure procedures are followed to protect the company’s inventory and assets as well as all activities related to risk management and safety
  • Help recruit and build a great team of retail associates
  • Provide ongoing training and development for all team members


  • 2 – 5 years of retail or hospitality experience
  • BA/BS degree preferred
  • Innovative, positive, proactive, and a team player
  • Highly effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Provide exceptional customer service
  • Into having lots of fun at work but unafraid of putting in long hours when required
  • Excited about building and managing a retail team
  • Have experience working in menswear and/or a startup

Benefits and Perks of Working at The Black Tux

  • Exciting startup environment
  • Health, dental and vision coverage
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Open vacation time
  • Apple equipment or whatever you need to be productive
  • Quarterly team outings
  • Free suit rentals

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