Date Posted: 8/11/2018

Manager, Store Planning


  • Under Armour
  • Multiple Locations
  • Baltimore
  • 0 year(s)
  • Full-Time
  • Not Available
Job Description

Under Armour is all about performance. Because what we make empowers athletes in every form to push themselves, to turn good into great, and to stay hungry for whatever comes next. And this is exactly what we expect from each other.
Working with us means one key thing: no matter what you do, you see every day and every project as a chance to push your field forward. In every store and every office, we build teams where everyone is an MVP. And together we tackle every challenge head on. Because we work to push the gear, the game, and ourselves farther.
We’re looking for people who do more than good work. We’re looking for the Best in Every Game.
Under Armour is the chosen brand of this generation of athletes... and the athletes of tomorrow. We're about performance - in training and on game day, in blistering heat and bitter cold. Whatever the conditions, whatever the sport, Under Armour delivers the advantage athletes have come to demand.That demand has created an environment of growth. An environment where building a great team is vital. An environment where doing whatever it takes is the baseline and going above and beyond to protect the Brand is commonplace.The world's hungriest athletes live by a code, a pledge to themselves and everyone else: Protect This House... I Will.  Our goal is to Build A Great Team!  Will YOU…Protect This House?!
As a UA Store Planning Manager, NA you will oversee the planning and execution of the shop programs for North America. This person will manage shop in shop & in-store fixture programs and store rollouts in new, remodel and relocation projects for various strategic and regional accounts. You will be instrumental in the flawless execution of strategic goals for winning at retail and the negotiations for space allocation. 
Manage the strategic planning and execution for account level store programs while ensuring alignment between external and internal teams.
Manage and deliver all project phases on time, on budget and within scope while following UA standards.
Respond to any problems or issues with a sense of urgency, collaborating swiftly and effectively to problem solve while leveraging sound business decisions.
Partner with Account Marketing to develop balanced budget plan for capital committee approval. Accountable for actual spend vs approved budgets, including review of all project change orders.
Partner with NA Visual Merchandising on directives, planograms, hero looks, and staying abreast of global merchandising tools.
Responsible for maintaining a balanced account level fixture inventory and forecasting for the quarterly fixture buy.
Work with external Visual, Store Planning/Design and Construction partners to negotiate and secure space, balance fixture and capacity needs, meet customers’ modularity needs, develop scope and drive in-store communication.
Lead weekly project management meetings with vendor partners to discuss detailed status of all current, upcoming and closed out projects.
Partner with CAD manager and 3rd Party architect on development of floor plan, capacity targets and fixture placement as well as communicating account guidelines.
Conduct account walkthroughs following rollouts for collective review from internal and external teams.
Requirements:
Strong background in project management.
Knowledge of retail store fixtures, signage and operational standards
Excellent history of communication at the corporate and store level
Experience in quick turn problem solving
Attention to detail and ability to coordinate multiple time sensitive projects
Experience with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.) applications.
College Degree required
4-5 years of retail experience  
At Under Armour, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  Under Armour believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. 

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Date Posted: 8/11/2018

Manager, Store Planning


  • Under Armour
  • Multiple Locations
  • Baltimore
  • 0 year(s)
  • Full-Time
  • Not Available