The Safariland Group is a leading global provider of a diverse range of safety and survivability products designed for the public safety, military, professional and outdoor markets. The Safariland Group offers a number of recognized brand names in these markets including Safariland®, Med-Eng®, ABA®, Second Chance®, VIEVU®, Mustang Survival®, Bianchi®, Break Free®, Protech® Tactical, Defense Technology®, Hatch®, Monadnock®, Identicator® and NIK®. The Safariland Group’s mission, “Together, We Save Lives”, is inherent in the lifesaving and protective products it delivers. The Safariland Group is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida.
Atlantic Tactical, United Uniform, and Lawmen’s make up The Safariland Group’s retail and distribution business consisting of 11 retail locations ranging from the Carolina's through New York. Based on our tremendous growth we are adding to our Retail Team and have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Store Manager to be based at our Farmingdale location.
Supervision of all aspects of daily activities in the retail store, sewing production department, and warehouse areas. Expected to implement Company policies, associate training and to ensure a high level of performance is maintained in each of these areas. Advise District Manager or Vice President of Administration on progress reports, problems, or significant developments. Maintain adequate staffing levels during all hours of operation through an established scheduling process.
Effectively communicate with the store’s outside sales team. It is the store’s responsibility to process orders generated by the sales force. The store is also charged with ensuring that all necessary information is obtained from the sales rep or agency for these orders and recorded on the customer account profile spreadsheets.
Effectively communicate and coordinate with the Purchasing Department to ensure current inventory product offering is relevant and make recommendations for product changes including addition of new products, and closeouts of old ones.
Be present during hours that the store is open and, depending upon work volume, in excess of these hours. Responsible for working some Saturdays as well as occasionally covering for unattended shifts as needed.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Policies and Procedures
Other duties as assigned
SUPERVISORY & OPERATIONAL AUTHORITY
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
* High school diploma or GED equivalent required
* Four year (4) degree preferred