Staples Market Manager (Retail) - Seattle WA in Seattle, Washington
Provide support and direction to the General Managers and the store organization to increase sales and maximize profit. Ensure that all company goals are achieved through consistent execution of company endorsed programs in the areas of merchandising, marketing, operations, human resources and expense management. This role is primarily a developmental step for those managers deemed to be capable to fulfill the District Manager job. The role will provide for this manager a global and multi-unit view of the job.
Assume responsibility for the P&L in the market
Drive sales and service achievement
Ensure that company goals for sales, payroll, profit, customer service, inventory, shrinkage and expense are attained through the consistent execution of operating plans
Ensure all merchandising and marketing plans and programs are executed properly
Support and supervise General ManagersIdentify performance improvement opportunities quickly; set clear performance expectations; coach GMs to develop and execute improvement plans
Manage security/safety and loss prevention by ensuring effective execution of procedures, including inventory, audits, bad checks, credit card fraud, and cash management
Ensure open communication of issues, plans, and responsibilities between store personnel, field management, distribution centers and Home Office to facilitate effective execution of all plans and procedures
Must have 3 to 5 years previous retail management experience.
Progressive multi unit experience in a retail environmen
Strong leadership and team management skills
Excellent communication and customer service skills
Ability to drive sales in a customer service focused environment
- Bachelor’s degree preferred
Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.