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Assistant Manager

Three Dog Bakery Houston

Assistant Manager


The Company:

At Three Dog Bakery, we're passionate about happy, healthy pups. It's precisely that unconditional love for our furry four-legged friends that inspired us to create the world's first bakery for dogs back in 1989 – stocked with healthy, drool-worthy treats. Our artisan treats are handmade from natural, real food ingredients that customers know and understand, right here in our Rice Village bakery.


We are not just another pet supply store, we are the world’s original bakery for dogs. We work hard every day to bring joy to dogs and dog parents!


Three Dog Bakery Houston is a locally-owned franchise of Three Dog Bakery. We proudly call Houston home!

The Position:

We’re looking for a motivated and energetic leader to assist owners with the oversight, and coordination of all bakery activities, including staff management, inventory planning, business development, and marketing. Our assistant manager will be responsible for supervising, training, scheduling, and guiding the store associates and bakers while providing superior service to all bakery customers, suppliers, and partners.


Demonstrated experience in a leadership role, preferably in the retail or pet industries, is required. Previous experience in a sales-related role is a plus. To succeed as assistant manager, excellent communication skills, comfort with customer interaction, and leadership skills are necessary.


  • Provides exemplary customer service to bakery customers.

  • Demonstrates superior product knowledge.

  • Manages hiring, training, scheduling, discipline and development of store employees.

  • Manages inventory, including placing orders, reconciliation of orders, counts, turns, restocking, and expiration dates.

  • Interacts with distributor, vendor, and supplier sales representatives.

  • Coordinates special events with business partners, shopping center management, dog rescue groups, and other organizations.

  • Coordinates bakery marketing and outreach with local businesses, including vet clinics, apartment complexes, hotels, and other organizations.

  • Manages baking schedule and assists with baking and decorating as needed.

  • Maintains clean and orderly appearance throughout the sales floor, kitchen and back room.

  • Operates bakery registers, completes financial transactions, and manages bank deposits.

  • Bakery open and close activities



  • High school diploma or GED required.

  • One to three years’ work experience required.

  • Associate or bachelor’s degree preferred.

  • Previous retail experience strongly preferred.

  • Previous sales experience strongly preferred.

  • Previous management experience strongly preferred.

  • Previous experience in the pet industry is a plus.

  • Experience with POS system and inventory management software.

  • A professional appearance.

  • Maintain a positive attitude and focus on customer satisfaction in a fast-paced environment.

  • The ability to read, write, and perform basic math.

  • The ability to stand and walk for extended periods of time.


The Location:

Our bakery will be located at 2402A Rice Boulevard, Houston, TX 77005. We’re in the heart of Rice Village at the corner of Rice Boulevard and Morningside Drive.


Why Should You Apply?

  • Leadership opportunity

  • Generous employee discounts

  • Competitive hourly compensation

  • Flexible scheduling

  • Bring your dog to work!


Contact Us!

Please download and complete application.  Email application to and attach your completed application and a resume or portfolios (if applicable). We look forward to hearing from you!

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