The Retail Manager supports the ministries of Sky Ranch and helps exceed guest expectations through exciting merchandise and retail options before, during, and after their Sky Ranch experience. As a corporate position, this person is responsible to oversee and manage all Sky Ranch retail outlets located at the Van, Texas facility, including the Corner Store, Corral, the Red Barn and the online store in a God-honoring and professional manner. In addition, the Retail Manager leads retail teams at Ute Trail, Horn Creek, and Cave Springs, approving merchandise and developing systems to maximize sales, margins, and profitability. The major areas of responsibility are customer service, operational setup and shutdown, staffing, training, product negotiation and selection, purchasing, and inventory maintenance.
Qualified candidates should possess the following: Be a committed believer in Jesus Christ, active in a local church. In-depth understanding of the field of retail, marketing and/or purchasing generally acquired through an undergraduate degree in Business, or a minimum of 5 years of retail or purchasing experience. Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills. Able to take initiative and exercise effective independent thinking. Able to develop positive relationships with co-workers, staff and customers. Able to work in a fast paced environment, and adapt to unexpected changes while remaining calm and professional. Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office and basic internet and social media skills required. Advanced knowledge of purchasing and retail management. Ability to manage and develop staff, some of whom will be high school or college age. Duties require professional verbal and written communication skills, with basic proficiency with the English language. Ability to travel by car. Hours will be Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, with some evenings and weekends. Must be able to work weekends during summer months. Must be able to work occasional overtime as needed.
Sky Ranch offers a competitive compensation package that includes base salary, medical, dental, vision, Life, AD&D, STD & LTD coverage, 403(b) retirement plan, along with PTO and paid holidays. Qualified applicants will find the application and information on how to apply on our website: www.skyranch.org/jobs.