The Group Sales Manager - Boats supervises the Boat Sales Department within the store to include merchandise presentation, inventory control, pricing, sales enhancements, staff selection and development and customer service activities.
Supports a strong commitment to world class customer service and ensures a pleasant and productive shopping experience for all customers.
Meets or exceeds all financial plans as set by the Company.
Executes all Sales plans as directed by the Company.
Opens and closes the stores and has “Manager on Duty” responsibilities.
Maintains planograms as set by the Corporate Office.
Staffs the Departments with “service” oriented associates; participates in interviewing and selection, coordinates training, prepares / approves performance appraisals, recommends merit / promotional increases, prepares weekly work schedules, coaches and motivates associates to promote positive customer relations and a productive team-oriented work environment.
Resolves customer and associate issues.
Carries out Supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the Company’s policies and applicable laws, including interviewing, hiring & training, planning, assigning and directing work; measuring and evaluating performance; rewarding and disciplining associates; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
Provides a legendary experience for every customer, every time by assisting customers in making buying decisions by identifying and evaluating customers' needs, making product recommendations based off of this analysis promoting programs including, but not limited to CLUB Membership, VOC and In-Store Pick-up.
ALL OTHER DUTIES AS ASSIGNED.
Experience: Minimum of 3-5 years in Retail Management, with responsibility for one or more Sales Departments
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITY:
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, commissions, and percentages
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
Ability to interpret a variety of other financial, legal, and technical information
Ability to read and analyze certain reports. Ability to write reports and business correspondence
Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from Managers, associates, customers, and the public
Ability to conduct meetings and presentations to groups
Proficiency with PC-based word processing, spreadsheets, data-based management and electronic point of sale and inventory management systems
Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, associates, customers and with the Corporate Staff
Demonstrated use of Team concept of Management
Regularly performs computer work, walks, and stands
Occasionally sits and lifts up to 50 lbs
Occasionally ascend or descend ladders, stairs, step stools, etc.
Occasionally operate machinery and/or power tools
Occasionally operate motor vehicles or heavy equipment
Occasionally work in low or high temperatures
Occasionally work in outdoor elements such as precipitation and wind
Occasionally work in noisy environments
Occasionally work in hazardous conditions
Performs duties within scope of general company policies, procedures, and objectives. Analyzes problems and performs needs assessments. Uses judgment in adapting broad guidelines to achieve desired result. Regular exercise of independent judgment within accepted practices. Makes recommendations that affect policies, procedures, and practices.
Full Time Benefits Summary:
Enjoy discounts on retail merchandise, our restaurants, world-class resorts and conservation attractions!
Bass Pro Shops is an equal opportunity employer. Hiring decisions are administered without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
Qualified individuals with known disabilities may be entitled to reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act and certain state or local laws.
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Bass Pro Shops is North America’s premier outdoor and conservation company. Founded in 1972 when Johnny Morris began selling tackle out of his father’s liquor store in Springfield, Missouri, today we provide customers with premier destination retail in more than 150 locations across North America. In 2017 Bass Pro Shops acquired Cabela’s to create a “best-of-the-best” experience with superior products, dynamic locations and outstanding customer service. Guided by the visionary leadership of our founder and CEO Johnny Morris, Bass Pro Shops is making a significant impact in on the future of conservation and the communities we serve. More than 40 years after Johnny began helping people connect with nature through a tiny bait shop, our conservation mission is to inspire people to enjoy, love and conserve the great outdoors. Beyond retail, Bass Pro Shops also operates White River Marine Group, the world’s largest manufacturer of boats, plus award-winning resorts and nature destinations including Big Cedar Lodge, America’s Premier Wilderness Resort. Our passion for connecting people to nature extends to our CLUB program where customers earn points toward free gear and experiences, and a series of not-for-profit conservation attractions.