District Manager


About Express, Inc.

Express, Inc. is a multi-brand fashion retailer whose portfolio includes Express, Bonobos and UpWest. The Company operates an omnichannel platform as well as physical and online stores. Grounded in a belief that style, quality and value should all be found in one place, Express is a brand with a purpose - We Create Confidence. We Inspire Self-Expression. - powered by a styling community. Bonobos is a menswear brand known for exceptional fit and an innovative retail model. UpWest is an apparel, accessories and home goods brand with a purpose to Provide Comfort for People & Planet.

The Company has over 530 Express retail and Express Factory Outlet stores in the United States and Puerto Rico, the Express.com online store and the Express mobile app; over 60 Bonobos Guideshop locations and the Bonobos.com online store; and 13 UpWest retail stores and the UpWest.com online store. Express, Inc. is traded on the NYSE under the symbol EXPR. For more information about our Company, please vis it www.express.com/investor and for more information about our brands, please visit www.express.com , www.bonobos.com or www.upwest.com .



The District Manager is responsible for leading a group of assigned stores within designated markets to drive profitable sales through Talent, Operations, and Experience. Accountable for talent acquisition, development, and retention that supports operational excellence and an engaging experience in order to maximize sales. They demonstrate a Drive for results and are Accountable for their leadership and performance while being Collaborative and Courageous in communication.


  • Attract and retain talent to support the needs of the district, region, and brand
  • Lead the talent acquisition, immersion, education, and retention of store management
  • Focus on continuous talent development to build a succession of future leaders
  • Drive profitable sales through effective business analysis
  • Identify operational and financial opportunities to address current business challenges and create action plans to deliver desired results
  • Teach and develop leaders in operations and ensure consistency across stores within their district
  • Possess strong business acumen with the ability to flex, adjust and pivot to internal and external factors to drive results
  • Lead performance management through coaching and adherence to company standards
  • Teach and ensure visual merchandising to brand direction across market
  • Provide daily leadership that motivates teams to achieve
  • Teach, develop and model exceptional customer in store interactions

  • 5-8 years of relevant retail management experience
  • 3-5 years minimum of mult-unit leadership, preferably with a specialty retailer
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Management or related field or equivalent work experience
  • Proven results in driving top-line revenue, creating hospitality focused customer experiences, and attracting, developing, and retaining associates at all levels
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a high volume, fast-paced, rapidly changing, results-oriented work environment
  • Consultative skills/mindset and ability to communicate and collaborate effectively across varied stakeholder audiences including organizational leaders
  • Experience working with managers on associate relationship issues, retention and associate engagement, talent assessments, and performance management

Benefits and Compensation

Express, Inc. offers a range of benefits to help protect full-time associates health and long-term financial security including:
  • Medical, pharmacy, dental and vision coverage
  • 401(k) and Roth 401(k) with Company match
  • Merchandise discount
  • Paid Time Off
  • Parental leave for new moms and dads

Part-time associates may be eligible to receive paid sick leave, public health emergency leave and to participate in the 401(k) and Roth 401(k) with Company match. Additionally, part-time associates are eligible to receive a merchandise discount, and to choose voluntary benefits through YouDecide. Full-time associates may be eligible to participate in our incentive plan.

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