Posting ID : A1068458588
Date Posted : 2015-08-18
Category : Nonprofit
Regional Operations Manager
Are you looking for an exciting new career opportunity?
A longstanding Alaskan organization that connects people to Alaska' s magnificent parks, forests and refuges is seeking a superstar to add to their team!
The organizations mission is achieved through educational bookstores, publishing, encouraging volunteerism, and by engaging youth in hands-on learning programs in Alaska' s wildest classrooms. In their efforts the organization is supported by their partner agencies, members, donors, and customers.
This is a full-time position with excellent benefits including medical, dental, 2 &1/2 weeks of paid vacation, employer-paid long term disability and life insurance & employer funded retirement plan.
Starting salary will range from $35,000- $42,000 D.O.E
Duties & Responsibilities:
*Provide management and oversight to 10 retail locations (some seasonal and others year round) throughout Alaska
*Recruit, train and develop retail store associates who engage visitors and help connect them to Alaska.
*Order and manage inventory and keep it at sustainable levels to ensure profitability.
*Operate Point of Sales system.
*Management of pricing and merchandising
*Set sales projections and implement ways to drive sales.
*Maintain strong relationships with agency staff, organizations colleagues, and vendors.
*4 years of retail work experience (2 years experience in retail management preferred)
*Bachelor' s degree in business desirable.
*Strong relationship building skills and the ability to " manage by influence"
*Proficiency with MS Word, Excel and the technical aptitude to quickly learn sales & inventory management software.
*Mathematical ability a must
*Valid driver' s license and ability to travel independently, overnight, by air, sea or automobile, to various locations within Alaska.
If you posses the qualifications and have a passion for Alaska' s land & wildlife, reply to this ad with your resume or call Chris at 222-7006 to set up an interview!