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Director of Retail Deployment
AUBURN WA 98001
Category: Telecommunications
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Job code: lhw-e0-90565412

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  Job posted:   Tue Jun 5, 2018
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Director of Retail Deployment
**General Description**
Lead the Implementation and Deployment teams within Retail Development in the deployment of fixtures and shop in shops within the retail fleet in various channels and partner locations nationally. Work closely with Retail Design and Fabrication teams, in addition to managing up to 10 Project Managers to improve the Samsung in store deployment dates. Partner with Account Managers and propose a formal strategy which enhances the impact of the brand and creates multiple levels of touch points for a broad spectrum of consumers, both flagships stores and smaller formats where appropriate. Lead a team of 3 Lead PMs in the overall development process for scheduling, bidding, awarding and installation planning of shops and fixtures in the fleet. Reorganize, develop, lead and motivate existing team with a view to building longer term capability for the global retail function. Lead audit of all existing external partners, organize bidding process where appropriate and begin to rationalize where possible to drive consistency and level of quality of execution in market. Develop consistent planning within each category and work closely with category partners to develop long term plans. Develop project and program budgets in accordance with project plans. Build relationships within the Center of Excellence team with cross functional departments such as Finance, Innovations, Digital, and Operations.
**Necessary Skills / Attributes**
Possess a Degree preferably with a major in Architecture, Interior / Industrial design or the equivalent with at least 15+ years of relevant experience in retail development and construction. Proven track record in interpreting brand strategy into retail design, strategy and implementation Project management experience especially in managing a multi functional team in retail implementation. Strong leadership background in Development Strategy / Operations, with a proven track record and years of success in a well- established retail firm. Proven track record in managing the career path of multiple construction project managers. Manage project schedules and reports and escalate issues as needed. Prioritize work flow in accordance with the project team's capabilities. Ability to manage budgets and budget owners of cross functional teams and report budget status weekly. Ability to review, manage and implement changes to construction documents and engineered "shop" drawings. Ability to review vendor capabilities both in factory and in office environments and enhance their ability to be a better vendor partner for future projects. Ability to take ownership of development and change management implementation in a large/ complex organization. Strong collaboration - ability to collaborate with both internal & external parties, energize team towards common objectives. Communicates well, both verbal and written, across all cultures and present findings and case studies from time to time to executive leadership. Keen eye for design, retail concepts and shop operations. Ability to negotiate contract terms with external fixture, installation and architect partners is preferred. Good analytical and high adaptability skills. Travel up to 50% of the time.
**Company Information**
Since being established in 1969, Samsung Electronics has grown into one of the world's leading technology companies and has become recognized as one of the top 10 global brands. Samsung is currently ranked #2 on Forbes' "Most Reputable Tech Companies" for 2016 and #6 on Interbrand's "Best Global Brands" list for 2017.Our network extends across the world, and Samsung takes great pride in the creativity and diversity of its talented people, who drive our growth. As a result of our commitment to innovation and unique design, the Samsung organization is one of the most decorated brands in the electronics industry. Headquartered in Ridgefield Park, N.J., Samsung Electronics America, Inc. (SEA) is a recognized innovative leader in consumer electronics, mobile devices and enterprise solutions. A wholly owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., SEA is pushing beyond the limits of today's technology and providing consumers and organizations with a portfolio of groundbreaking products in appliances, home entertainment, Internet of Things, mobile computing, smartphones, virtual reality, wireless infrastructure and wearables, in addition to offering leading content and services related to mobile payments, 360-degree VR video, customer support and more. Samsung is a pioneering leader in smartphones and HDTVs in the U.S. and one of America's fastest growing home appliance brands. Samsung's philosophy is based on our strong determination for growth, perpetual innovation and responsibility to corporate citizenship. As part of our Samsung Gives philanthropic platform, we offer companywide Days of Service, a volunteer time off program, and an employee giving match program, so our employees can support causes that are closest to their hearts and choose how they want to give back. Since 2002, Samsung has provided more than $46 million to more than 1,000 public schools and community organizations in the United States through its many citizenship initiatives, including the STEAM-education based Solve for Tomorrow Contest. At Samsung we work hard - every day. It is a fast-paced and challenging work environment, and we are a nimble team that constantly pushes ourselves to be the best. If you have energy, passion, dedication and drive, and you thrive in a fast-paced workplace, the rewards at Samsung are many. Apply today and find out why LinkedIn ranked us as one of North America's Most InDemand Employers in 2015. Samsung Electronics America provides Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability or any other characteristic protected by law.
*Category:* Regular Full-Time
*Full-Time/Part-Time:* Travel Required 50%
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