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Field Support Project Manager

Cabela's Sidney, NE
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Job Description

Become a part of The Worlds Foremost Outfitter team.  At Cabelas we passionately serve people who enjoy the outdoor lifestyle by delivering innovation, quality and value in our products and service.  Live...Dream...Work the Adventure!

Cabela's has an opportunity for a Field Support Project Manager in our Retail Field Support department. This position will be based out of one of our retail locations.

It's In Our Nature!  

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Field Support Project Managers will be responsible for assembling, scheduling and leading a team of 25 or more team members in the successful, timely completion of a new store set up, or existing store remodel.  Accountability/Communications which will comprise of a successful completion of stores merchandising to Cabelas standards, by supervision of resources, numerous project timelines, merchandise arrangements and the visual impressions of merchandise.   Project Managers will support in collaborating and coordinating the pre-planning of new store merchandise layouts, as well as working collectively with purchasing and space planning groups to ensure proper execution of Cabelas programs during the store set up/remodel. Responsibilities will also include overseeing and providing direction to new store management teams, and new store associates, while leading with passion and supporting the Cabelas culture.

KEY DUTIES:
  • Assure on-time arrival and placement of vendor fixtures for all merchandise divisions by contacting Category Managers and providing timelines for vendor fixtures to assure product presentation. 
  • Assure that product flow and adjacency adhere to company standards by coordinating meetings with Sr. Visual Merchandise managers to assist in mapping of new store merchandise layout and offer feedback on plan-o-gram adjustments in each project. 
  • Follow floor plan allocation schedules and adjust schedule as needed based on product delivery to ensure product planning stages are completed on time through communication and follow-up with Category Managers. 
  • Assure retail staff and resources are allocated for new store and existing store remodels by hold meetings to communicate clear direction to team by provide merchandising standards and maps to ensure proper store set.
  • Troubleshoot challenges related to assigned merchandise area(s) by offering resolutions to problems that may become apparent during store set-up.
  • Establishing equipment and supply requirements for all new stores and existing remodels, by reviewing floor plan of each store and evaluating the amount of supplies and equipment required to maintain the building and property.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:    
  • Vocational/Technical School Certificate
  • 2 to 4+ Years Experience
  • 5 to 10 Years work experience in retail or other related field, or at least 3 years of "Big Box" experience required
  • Must be able to travel extensively both in the United States and internationally.
  • Senior Merchandise Manager, Store GM or a strong background in Retail Management and Merchandising, Operations Manager, Construction Manager. 
  • Necessary skills would include product knowledge, ability to manage and complete multiple projects, capable of working with a limited time frame in a new store environment, willingness to cross train in other departments, and advanced leadership talent. 
  • Offering Legendary Customer Service involves this position having access to be able to run programs that access the customer's unencrypted credit card, to be able to retrieve unencrypted cards for handling mail in returns, CLUB Visa Cards when customer is on site and left cards at home, research transactions for lost receipts, etc.  With this said, this position requires the ability to access customer information including unencrypted credit cards.

Cabela's is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and we seek to create an inclusive work place that embraces diverse backgrounds, life experiences and perspectives.

Cabela's shows commitment to the men and women who have served in the United States Armed Forces by providing meaningful, challenging career opportunities where military skills and experience may be applied.

Cabelas offers a competitive benefits package to include: 401k, vacation, profit sharing, health and dental coverage for you and your family, relocation assistance, and employee discounts.

Job Details

Date Posted September 12, 2017
Date Closes October 12, 2017
Requisition 29226BR
Located In Sidney, NE
SOC Category 00-0000.00
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