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Target Jobs – Leader Specialty Sales

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Job Description:

A sales force of specialized consultants who provide tailored suggestions and solutions through active selling and compelling visual merchandising presentations that inspire guests and build the basket.

Teams in Apparel & Accessories (A&A), Beauty and Electronics prioritize guest experience while blending completion of tasks that ensure product is available and easy to shop – pulling, filling, pricing, setting, staging and maintaining the sales floor and the backroom.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Plan, lead and follow-up on organizational and operational change
  • Establish a culture of accountability through clear expectations and performance management
  • Lead team onboarding, learning and help close product knowledge and skill gaps through development, coaching and team interactions
  • Drive total store sales, understand your role in sales growth and how your departments and team contribute to and impact total store profitability
  • Anticipate staffing needs, talent plan and recruit – both long and short term
  • Manage and develop a sales force using selling training techniques
  • Lead your team to deliver inspiring visual moments in A&A, Home, Baby and other seasonally relevant areas
  • Ensure fitting rooms are used as an extension of the sales floor and are welcoming
  • Develop and coach your team and Team Leaders to elevate their skills and expertise
  • Manage your team to effectively plan merchandising and pricing workload including transitions, revisions, sales plans, sampling and promotions
  • Always demonstrate a culture of ethical conduct, safety and compliance; lead and hold the team accountable to work in the same way
  • Anticipate and identify changes in unique store trends
  • Know and assess the competition and leverage guest insights and feedback to drive the business and be the destination of choice for our guests
  • Lead A&A, Beauty and Electronics backroom processes, organization, layout and replenishment of the salesfloor to ensure product is available for guests
  • Build a team of consultants that are knowledgeable and passionate about Apparel and Accessories, Beauty and Electronics
  • Work a schedule that aligns to guest and business needs (this includes early morning, evening, overnight shifts and weekends)
  • Create schedules and make adjustments as needed to align to guest traffic and business needs
  • Create a guest-obsessed culture and lead your team to prioritize the guest experience and deliver on store sales goals
  • Provide service and a shopping experience that meets the needs of the guest

Job Requirements:

  • Strong business acumen
  • Ability to manage multiple specialty businesses and balance team member expertise in each area to effectively manage teams in each department
  • Knowledge of competitors and ability to leverage insights that drive business objectives in each specialty department
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Knowledge of guest service fundamentals, experience building and managing a guest first culture on your team
  • Skills in recruiting, selecting and talent management of hourly team members and leaders
  • Comfortable dealing with ambiguity
  • Knowledge of retail business fundamentals including: department sales trends, inventory management, guest shopping patterns, pricing and promotions strategies
  • Strong cognitive skills, including problem analysis, decision making, financial and quantitative analysis

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience managing a team of hourly team members and leaders and creating business specific strategies and goals
  • 4 year degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience setting and planning department(s) monthly/quarterly workload to support business priorities and managing a team to deliver on sales goals

Job Details:

Company: Target

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Columbus, GA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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