What does a Key Holder/Lead do?
As a Key Holder you exhibit an aptitude for managerial responsibilities. This position is responsible for opening and closing the store and performing other duties in the absence of management. You will assist team mates in periods of high volume and provide support for new employees. In addition, you will ensure the store is clean and organized.
An ideal candidate will have a GED or H.S. diploma with a minimum of 3 years of retail experience. You must have basic computer skills and have a keen attention to detail. You must be available for early and late shifts as well as on the weekends. You need to have a professional demeanor and a friendly nature and have good written and verbal skills. You must have reliable transportation and live within 15 miles of the store.
Key Holder/Lead Salaries
Average Base Pay
Key Holder/Lead Insights
“Being a team member with little responsibility is really fun and I loved my job before becoming a manager.”
“I made the best friends I've ever had and made $15 an hour doing it.”
“The pay is decent and the job itself really isn't difficult if you know what you're doing.”
“Corporate often did not listen to our requests and feedback and only cared about sales and nothing else.”
“Fast paced place to work and can be challenging at times but if you have a great staff it’s a really fun job”
“Holidays in retail are never fun but I think B&BW might stink just a liiiiittle extra.”
“Good money is possible to make if you really know how to sale to people.”
“Great pay for retail I made $15 an hour as a 22 yr old.”
Key Holder/Lead Interviews
Key Holder/Lead Jobs
Frequently asked questions about the roles and responsibilities of a lead key holder
- Team Member
- Administrative Assistant